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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Museum
“Fun day exploring!! Beautiful views!! Look up at the stars in the planetarium. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
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“This is a more casual place to help yourself to coffee and a baked treat (cranberry walnut roll is a good choice). They will also cook you a full breakfast or lunch. Seating inside or outside.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Mike Maroni's meatballs beat Bobby Flay in a throw down. All of Tara's guests get a special 20% discount on take out! Secret code given at arrival.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“The food here is always good. Try and get a table outside in back overlooking the pond. Eagles nest nearby and can sometimes be spotted hunting for fish in the pond. Chef here makes a very fresh sushi, good kale salad and malted milk ball ice cream. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Diner
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“BREAKFAST & Lunch. A local landmark in Northport. Old busy diner with great breakfast.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Vegan and health focused food. Neighborhood vibe at local marina. The miracle burger is good, also fish wraps.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“They have live music every Friday from late May through August, beginning at 7:30. You can sit on the pier, or bring a blanket and relax in the grass and enjoy. Lots of happy dogs, and people with Wolfie's custard, running around.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“A beach-front park overlooking sailboats, and adjacent to Northport's charming Main St. Farmer's & Arts market every Saturday from June to November.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Eat in or pick-up; bar/pub. Open until 1:00am, great specials and seafood.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Very casual, views of pool and boats at the marina. Fish tacos are reasonable and inexpensive. Oh they have a brewery in the marina as well, so the restaurant beer is fresh.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Off-Licence
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“Great wines and beer. They bring in food from local restaurants. And often have excellent music.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Brewery
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“It's one of the best breweries in NY state. Many unusual IPA style beer with a few Pale Ales and Belgian Beer. No food (free pretzels though). Plenty of great dogs roam around bar.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“The food is and the service is amazing and very reasonable. Lots of local eat here. my favorites are The Penne Ala Vodka with prosciutto, one of the best Caesar Salads I have eaten, and the hamburgers are wonderful.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Breakfast. Centerport. On your way out to 25A. Top of Little Neck Rd. Coffee, pastries, breakfast. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great outside tables cold beer on tap family friendly on the other side ”
  • 2 locals recommend