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Nicky's On the Bay

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South Clinton Ave, Bay Shore Marina, Bay Shore, NY 11706
+1 631-206-3311
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 23:00
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New York City, New York
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102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food is okay, but over priced and the menu is limited. It is in a prime location so it gets crowded. If they offered more of a selection on the menu and priced it a little better me and my friends would be here every weekend in the spring and summer months. The staff was friendly and very attentive.

Thank BeachFest6
Hauppauge, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is excellent and the view is spectacular, especially the sunset. Service is good and the management is very attentive to your needs.

Thank njbl2017
Oakdale New york
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great lunch with my wife. Indoor , outdoor on the bay. No frills atmosphere. Was told they have a rooftop live band/ bar in the summer. Great boat and bike crowd.no need to overdress just sit back and enjoy the water and food. Had a great spaghetti and clam dish Very tasty and not oily. Great soups and... More 

Thank monomammal
Bay Shore, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Was a beautiful day, ate dinner outside watching boats come in. Seafood excellent.

Thank Debbie K
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This place is great for a nice summer day or evening for dinner and drinks...they also have live music on selected days friendly staff food is good....

Thank Onemuneca67
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Obviously a higher rating because of the ambiance, but our food wasn't shabby. After being treated like dirt over at Capt. Bill's we headed to Nicky's, and I am glad we did. It was a Sunday ,prime lunch time, and we got an outdoor table right away. It should be noted though we sat at that table for quite some... More 

Thank LuvinMy369Hero
Neptune Beach, Florida
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232 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Nicky's is located inside the Bay Shore Marina. It's a huge, cavernous space with a nice long bar. Beautiful views of the boats and the Great South Bay. Pretty standard seafood menu. Everything was edible, no complaints, but nothing was spectacular. Service was very good.

Thank kbockl
Carlsbad, California
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Food is good. Great views of Great South Bay but went when there was no seating upstairs. Better now but make it more comfortable. Music on weekends. Good seafood, fresh. Downstairs air conditioned or outdoor seating now. Wait staff and greeters have to get way more professional with these prices. Bar crowded, poorly run. Great potential. You have to pay... More 

Thank Marie B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Had the peppered tuna...serving was so small for the price..was almost child sized...nothing comes with it...no bread for the table...so the sauce at the bottom of the linguini and clam sauce (which was good) went to waste...no water for the table...gave two stars because service was good...

Thank Vivian S
Islip, New York
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nicky's is a crowd pleaser! From great seafood to an awesome view, Nicky's is the best. We had an impromptu retirement gathering for a colleague and everything was amazing. Definitely recommend for a bite to eat or a party.

Thank Lisa M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Clinton Ave, Bay Shore Marina, Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bay Shore
  • Phone Number: +1 631-206-3311

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?