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Buoy One

1175 W Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2844
+1 631-208-9737
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (23 reviews)
“clam bake” (12 reviews)
“mussels” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
1175 W Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2844
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lobster, clams mussels, scallops, calamari, -you name it, it's delicious. Relaxing atmosphere, not rushed, & casual. It's all good!

Thank plaina2x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice yard in summer, kind of drab interior in winter, but fresh seafood all the time. Great lobster, great fried fish sandwiches, great clams, steamers, mussels and oysters and reasonably priced combinations. Since it started, and still is, as a seafood market the supplies are...More

Thank UbErich F
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

From an out of towner’s experience looking for great, fresh seafood I found this little Gem. Outside made me wonder but rustic and door opens to magnificent atmosphere and staff. Food amazing and fast. Must try if in the area.

Thank jma1016
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This restaurant has been around for years... the seafood is fresh....in the spring/summer seasons you can dine outside. The service is good. I give Buoy One two thumbs up.

Thank toniaw764
Reviewed 21 January 2018

buoy one is a landmark housed in i,i believe,the first car dealership building in riverhead.it is a no frills fish market with 8-10 tables indoors and an outside deck during the warm weather.it is consistent and fresh.the lunch specials are made to beat.whether it is...More

Thank kevinmannmail
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Buoy One is a chain on the Eastern End of Long Island. It is an informal diner focused on fish and seafood. The Buoy One on Main Street (Riverhead) was highly recommended by our hotel, which was just up the road. We reserved a table...More

1  Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Chose this restaurant from TripAdvisor reviews. A fish market/restaurant. Nothing fancy but very good food. We chose to dine-in which was a nice experience. Also observed a very busy take out business. We chose a Fried Shrimp Basket and a Codfish Basket and sampled each....More

Thank R W
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us for lunch and we all enjoyed our meals. Very good White Sangria too. I had the fried fisherman platter, scallops were the small bay ones, clam strips and shrimp...it was good. Also had the bucket of mussels that were enjoyed so much...More

Thank dizidezi
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We are fish eaters and were very glad to try to fresh fish at this restauant. The meal was excellent, well presented, served coureously and efficiently and moderately priced. A nice place for an evening meal.

Thank Shelly8242
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Too expensive $70+ for 3 people, poor food quality: clam chowder tastes good but tastes like poured from a can, they just add more clams to it. They use store bought sweet chile sauce to go over the Thai glaze fish, this is fast food,...More

1  Thank Mike S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 W Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2844
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +1 631-208-9737
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