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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.

Art Museum
“The museum focuses extensively on work by artists from the artist colony of the South Shore and North Shore.”
  • 63 locals recommend
“Absolutely beautiful setting with outdoor seating amongst the vines. This place gets packed over the season, so reservations are a must. They are 13.1 miles away from the Inn.”
  • 76 locals recommend
“Fun live music venue. Gets really crowded on the weekends in the city. Week day show might be a better bet.”
  • 43 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great for socializing outdoors or enjoying amazingly delicious steak or seaford. During the warmer month, ask to sit upstairs outdoors for a great water view. During the peak season, the outdoor bar has live music with outdoor seating as well for cocktails and conversation. There's also a water taxi to take you across to Rumba - another great dinner and bar spot! They are .9 miles away from the Inn.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Great side trip especially on a rainy day. If you are interested in art and art history this is a nice diversion - stop for lunch and shopping in Amagansett or East Hampton afterwards. Be sure to check the hours - as they are limited.”
  • 54 locals recommend
“Local, upscale. Excellent gourmet dining. Arrive early to get a table on the porch and watch the world go by. Pricey, but worth it. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
“Really good Carribean food with outdoor water seating. This is a smaller restaurant, so plan to arrive early or have a cocktail at the bar till your table is ready. During the season, this is a fun spot for music. The water taxi here takes you across to Cowfish, another fun dinner spot with seasonal outdoor music at the bar. They are 1.2 miles away from the Inn.”
  • 55 locals recommend
“This FINtastic destination features one of the largest all-living coral reef displays in this hemisphere, a 120,000-gallon shark tank, year-round sea lion shows, African Penguins, Marmosets, numerous touch tanks and more than 100 exhibits including the lavish indoor gardens of our Butterflies, Bugs & Birds Exhibit! ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Well known, well appointed and wonderful food. Northern Italian for the most part and locally grown and sourced produce and fish. Fab brunch on Sundays in the off season. See and be seen!”
  • 41 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“A favorite! Sophisticated bar scene. Part of the Hillstone Group, well known for their beautiful rich interiors, open kitchen, superior service and great food! ”
  • 45 locals recommend
“Beautiful space. Well curated exhibitions and theatre. Where to go to really experience East Hampton.”
  • 31 locals recommend
“Nice well kept beach with seating for dining, food concession, and bathroom. Great ocean beach! ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“This and Bostwick's On the Harbor off Gann Road in Springs are def favorites for Seafood!!! The Harbor has incredibly beautiful sunsets and great happy hour specials. The Chowder House is casual and fun w extra delish seafood! Warning: ALWAYS CROWDED!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Great Happy Hour everyday from 4pm - 7pm with $1 Oysters and selection of appetizers, cocktails and wines on special. Gorgeous view of the harbor”
  • 38 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“Free parking, nature walk with a story to read as you walk around the park. Creepy crawlies in the main refuge building! Good spot to see the water and birds from the refuge building.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“astoundingly breathtakingly beautiful unique spot for strolling in awe among works of art and natural glory”
  • 32 locals recommend