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The Frisky Oyster

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27 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944
+1 631-477-4265
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is fine dining - expensive, but worth it. I had sea bass and my husband had lobster quesadillas and steak. Everything was well prepared and delicious. The room is beautiful and they have a nice bar with seats open to the street. Be aware that portions are large - the small plates would have been enough for dinner for... More 

Thank Pam G
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great local Hot spot with excellent manhattan quality food in the heart of greenport. Also allow you to bring your own bottle which is a great touch especially when you visit all the great local wineries. The short ribs really are so delightful and tender a must have, enjoy the experience...

Thank Al V
Smithtown, New York
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

The food and drinks were excellent, our waitress was very attentive even though it was very busy. Would have preferred a different table. Bring money its not cheap.

Thank santom37
Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Hard to complain - great food, quite noisy, they had no prob with us there for 2 hours (through dessert and coffee). obviously not cheap!! bring some money... but enjoy it.

Thank whatsupdk
Middleboro, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Bar Staff were superb! Drinks & Food were excellent. Dining area & bar was super crowded & noisy - took away from the experience though - felt rushed. Would definitely try again but not at a busy time.

Thank JaimeyBux923
Toronto, Canada
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96 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very good reviews on Scallops so we had that for dinner, the scallops were good, but a little on the smaller size, 5 mid size pieces rather than 3 larger ones like in the photos. We shared a calamari appetizer and it was excellent, in fact the best we have ever had. Front part is a bar (with open windows... More 

Thank SwampyPete
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Recently renovated, this superb restaurant has an inviting bar and casual seating area open to the street. The menu is interesting and varied. We liked the duck spring rolls, artisanal pasta with lobster, halibut and short ribs, Key Lime pie. The vibe is hip, the food and service very professionally executed.

Thank Gioiadipaolo
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Had dinner here recently with a party of 4. Every meal was excellent. The great part about it was that all the meals were prepared very uniquely with flavors I had not experienced before with those dishes. So I was pleasantly surprised. The chef is very creative. This was the best meal I had all summer by far. The cost... More 

Thank Jim F
Woodbridge, Connecticut
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My husband and I made a reservation at the Frisky Oyster for our second night. Although we stopped by on our first night and made the reservation - the only openings they had were at 5:30 and 9:15 so we chose the later time. Even at arriving at 9 pm the restaurant was packed and we had to wait at... More 

Thank Jennifer Y
Scarsdale, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

A varied, if a little pricey, menus. We both had delicious salads and the duck and the scallops. I thought my duck was wonderfully prepared but my husband is still talking about his scallops. We were a bit disappointed that the wine list did not include more locals wines but overall, we had a very enjoyable dinner.

Thank Gloria1201

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 48
American, Seafood, International
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  North Fork  >  Greenport
  • Phone Number: +1 631-477-4265
The Frisky Oyster offers imaginative cuisine in a sophisticated, metropolitan atmosphere craved by locals and visitors for years. Our menu changes daily to showcase the most exceptional, local ingredients. The local and international wine list is personally selected to compliment the current menu. Starting at 5pm, we offer dinner in our stylish dining room or at the buzzing bar. DJ Frisky turns up the beat as the energy level rises after 9pm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?