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M.J. Dowlings Steakhouse & Tavern

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3360 Noyac Rd, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-1908
+1 631-725-4444
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Sag Harbor, New York
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is a neighborhood gem! Friendly atmosphere, a little boisterous, but noise level not an issue. TVs playing in the bar area. The chef here is quite good. Every time we order an entree from their 'specials menu' we delight in the delicious flavors. Or their burgers with fries are extremely tasty. Never disappointed!

Thank Annette P
Canton, Georgia
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had a good meal at Dowlings. The place was very crowded, but the service was good. Everyone enjoyed the food.

Thank Rebecca H
Scituate, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Had another fine feast from Dowlings and all was delish! We've been there many times and recently tried take-out. Our burgers were perfect, tasty, and piping hot. This is the safe place to go for a consistently tasty bite.

Thank ArthurF333
Huntington, New York
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234 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

A group of 8 of us ate here last week. I had been there before but this visit was much better than usual It was shrimp night and all the shrimp dishes we ordered were excellent! A couple of the group ordered the penne a la vodka which they really liked. Bread was not served, but when we asked for... More 

Thank Bonnie W
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here with a large group of friends. Very few times can you go somewhere and find that everyone is pleased with the meal. Affordable and delicious. Would love for service to be a bit better but overall an excellent find.

Thank Deadgrass
Hudson River Valley, New York
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has managed to stay afloat and change as needed in shark infested Hampton waters. They have great outside seating, a great bar and a very warm and cozy dining room, not to mention a small game room with billiards tables and video games. The tap beer selection is mostly local, cold , fresh and delicious. The wings and... More 

Thank taddoloco
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed many meals here, and have never been disappointed. The drinks are cold, the greeting is warm, and the food is excellent. Not fancy, just really tasty well prepared burgers, specials, seafood and salads. The steak fajitas are the best I have ever had. Nightly specials are a good value. Service is helpful and sincere. We love this... More 

Thank Karen Z
Great Neck, New York, United States
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244 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

I wish it was better.. I want it to be better.. We love the staff & it should be better It just isn't better. It's so so and that is unfortunate. This restaurant is owned by locals who have been in the restaurant business for many, many years. They get by on mediocrity which is so unfortunate, they should be... More 

Thank Paul E
Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

The atmosphere was above average and you can dine inside or at the bar or outside on the patio. The place was clean, the staff was friendly, and the food (once they got it right) was great. Numerous mistakes with the food and the bill and the waitstaff was a bit inattentive. I would come back again.

Thank LeeAsi
Southampton, New York
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67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

My family and I got take out on New Year Eve. We had the iceberg wedge salad which was big and good. Somebody had the burger which was huge and good. The other people had the lamb gyro. The lamb gyro was frozen patties which I actually like and it tasted quite good.

Thank olivias33

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3360 Noyac Rd, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-1908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Sag Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 631-725-4444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?