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Address: Long Island Sound, Bronx, NY 10464
Description: Island off the east coast of the Bronx that transforms into a seaside...
Island off the east coast of the Bronx that transforms into a seaside resort on weekends during the summer.
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AMAZING SEAFOOD

my family and i tend to eat at crab shanty which has amazing foodm we get the bbq feast for two but is enough for 4 people, my kids love it there. arties across the street is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
Rosie R
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Mt. Cook Village, New Zealand
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Mt. Cook Village, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

my family and i tend to eat at crab shanty which has amazing foodm we get the bbq feast for two but is enough for 4 people, my kids love it there. arties across the street is amazing as well, hubby and i dine there often. now there is don coqui which i love the environment and music, only too... More 

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New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The views and ambiance makes City Island a nice day trip for lunch, dinner or just for a short getaway.

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Bronx, New York, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Hard to believe that in the Bronx this little community exisits. There are the best seafood places you can possibly imagine, You cab go casual or not and either way never be disappointed

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Destin, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This place i love it because its close to the beach and the restaurants are the best in the area. Specially having the Long Island Sound as a view

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Bronx, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

City island is roughly 10 minutes away from where I live. The island is by one main road that runs right down the middle of the island. Restaurants, fishing stores, boat yards and private homes line the main street. The restaurants range from traditional New York diners to some of the best sea-food restaurants the state has to offer. You... More 

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bronx
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

I enjoy city island and whenever out of town visitors come, it is a must see location. City Island has upscale napkin restaurants and casual fun restaurants. Great for dates and family dining out experience. Parking no problem because most restaurants have their private parking lots.

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Bronx, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

I love city island. When I go I go to Sammys at the very end of the block. Nice place good food not so bad as for as price.

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Bronx, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Many great restaurants, something for everyone and every budget. More than seafood. Nice shops to browse and pleasant stroll

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Bronx, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

City Island has many good restaurants with reasonable prices, most of which serve lobster. Many of them have good views of Long Island Sound. Good place to go for lunch, if you have a car.

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New York, New York, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great places to eat and walk around with seafood choices representing the diversity of NY and the backdrop of the waterfront and boats

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