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City Island

Long Island Sound, Bronx, NY 10464
+1 718-885-0300
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Island off the east coast of the Bronx that transforms into a seaside resort on weekends during the summer.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (133 reviews)
“new england” (35 reviews)
“crab shanty” (19 reviews)
Long Island Sound, Bronx, NY 10464
+1 718-885-0300
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

City Island has a lot of pretty fine seafood restaurants, but, I always choose to go to the local's favorite Artie's . The food and service is over the top. I have never been disappointed . During the summer, the weekends are always very, very...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a nice place in the summer. The food is good and views are great. People from all over come here for food and fun.

Thank UrbanBuzzMagCom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go to Crab Shanty you won't regret it! Fresh hot seafood as well as Italian dishes. Drinks for everyone's taste.

Thank lemmymial
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An article in a national newspaper said that City Island was like a piece of Maine in NYC. As someone from Cape Elizabeth, I had to see what they mean. What it means is the writer of that article has never set foot into Maine....More

Thank Nellie F
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Once you enter City Island you have so many choices to pick to eat out. I for one enjoy eating at Sammys. For fast food I enjoy Johnny or Tony's at the end of the road,because in city island it's only one way in and...More

Thank Yvette329
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Arties Seafood one of the best seafood places on City Island. King crab legs to die for.. Many other dishes are just as good but I recommend the crab legs with melted butter. Yummy

Thank Donna A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If there was just one great thing about city island that would make you say "that's why I like coming here and I don't mind the traffic , I don't care that the bronx crowd is loud, I like my seafood extra greasy and tasteless............"...More

2  Thank Gogi K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have been coming to City Island since I was a kid, and it never gets old. It represents summer. Of all the restaurants, I prefer Johnny's -- the dive at the end -- because the food is good, and it doesn't claim to be...More

Thank triniyankee
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

City island is definitely the place to go if you want good seafood. There is a whole bunch of restaurants that have seafood ranging In different prices and different settings and atmosphere for families, couples or even for children.

Thank Cece0210
Reviewed 22 May 2017

City Island would just be another New England coastal village if it was in that region. But it really stands out in the crowded Bronx. A peninsula, it has many good views. See and learn about Hart Island, just to the east. Many of the...More

Thank bill19742015
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Andrea C
Is there lodging there?
13 May 2015|
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Public transportation to city island