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Founders Tavern

) #7 of 25 Restaurants in Southold $$ - $$$ American, ,
55500 Route 25, Southold, NY 11971-4649
+1 631-765-3100
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
55500 Route 25, Southold, NY 11971-4649
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant several times. I always have difficulty selecting an item from the menu to order. Nothing jumps out at me. I like going to a restaurant where many things sound good and I can't decide what to order. Founders Tavern...More

Thank Golfpa1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Founders Tavern is an authentic grill and bar serving everything from great burgers to pasta , seafood, salads, and meat entrees. The atmosphere is casual, the food is very good, and the service friendly.

Thank BigRickyC
Reviewed 14 June 2017

On a recent bike trip through Southold and some local wineries, we stopped for lunch at Founders Tavern. The place was an excellent stop and featured many varied menu choices, all of which seemed absolutely tasty. We were sat in the dining area adjoining the...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Every time we visit the north fork we stop at Founders for drinks, lunch or apps...the service is terrific, even when they are busy.

Thank Maryann N
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Mostly typical pub food, good specials. Everything we've eaten has been good. Nice atmosphere, friendly service.

Thank MUlaxmom
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The food and service are always good at Founders Tavern. The wait staff is pleasant, friendly and efficient. The food is good with a large variety to choose from. It ranges from pizza to steak to salmon. A good place to put on your list...More

Thank Golfpa1
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We've been to Founders a couple of times with friends, and have always been pleased. Tonight I had one of the specials, crusted salmon and Risotto. Wow, I was totally thrilled with the up front flavor, and everything was prepared perfectly. This small town restaurant...More

Thank lobob12
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The food is good and the service is super friendly. They have standard fare like burgers but also some really interesting dishes as well, like thai dumplings and the tuna wasabi wrap. Highly recommend this restaurant for lunch or a casual dinner

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Founders Tavern is a neighborhood tavern with a nice side dining room. Service is friendly and food is very good for this type of place. Turkey BLT is large and delicious. Nice selection of sandwiches and wraps as well as craft beers. My wife love...More

Thank SailorJohnnyG
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We go here every few months for a nice low key dinner. Always good wraps and burgers. Homemade chips and craft beers.

Thank NancyCocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55500 Route 25, Southold, NY 11971-4649
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  North Fork  >  Southold
  • Phone Number: +1 631-765-3100
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