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36 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY
631-324-5900
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 14
    Very good
  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food in cozy atmosphere

My sister, 2 girlfriends and I ate here this week and enjoyed it very much! The atmosphere is cozy and not overdecorated, just a bar and booths. The food was excellent and prices were good,e specially for a Hamptons restaurant. The rigatoni a la vodka was a big hit! We shred a personal pizza as an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Bonnie W
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Huntington, New York
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Huntington, New York
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102 reviews 102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My sister, 2 girlfriends and I ate here this week and enjoyed it very much! The atmosphere is cozy and not overdecorated, just a bar and booths. The food was excellent and prices were good,e specially for a Hamptons restaurant. The rigatoni a la vodka was a big hit! We shred a personal pizza as an appetizer because their pizza... More 

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East Hampton, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

A great place for some italian food , wether its a Sam's famous pizza , spaghetti & meatballs or a classic Cesar salad its guaranteed to satisfy along with the historic setting of a family restaurant from yesteryear - its great , takes me back to my childhood years . a blast from the past and enjoyable for all

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NY NY
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103 reviews 103 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We go to Sam's usually before the movies. There are many times the restaurant is packed with moviegoers but the waitstaff is consistently friendly and efficient. The pizza with bacon is particularly enjoyable. The prices are fair and the menu is extensive

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Sag Harbor, New York
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120 reviews 120 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We eat here often when going to the East Hampton Movies and have never been disappointed. Pizza is great with nice thin, crisp crust and other entrees are just as good. Love this place

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NY
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My second time at Sams while visiting friends in East Hampton. Both times it was on a Friday evening. No reservations accepted so be prepared to wait at least 15 or 20 minutes for a table. The menu is quite extensive I knew that the portions are large so I split an order of baked clams with my husband. I... More 

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East Hampton, New York, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

It is an instutition in East Hampton. Probably the oldest restaurant in the village. We get pizza. Plain with less tomato sauce, medium size. Always the same. Thin crust, and the tomato sauce is with fresh tomatos, not a delivered can of sauce. How can I tell other that the waitress saying so. The tomato leaves no red smear wheb... More 

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New York
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81 reviews 81 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Been going to Sam's for a long time. Love the low key unpretentious scene, really loved the pizza. But it's not the same. The crust is soft and kinda soggy now whereas it used to be thin and crispier. So Sam's, if you're reading this, our extended family says PLEASE BRING BACK THE THIN CRUST!! We loved it!!

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East Hampton, New York
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12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went to sams for dinner last night. The Fruitta de mar was ok. Would of preferred whole clams In the dish instead of minced i have had better. I like their pizza better. I would recommend their Bonac Pie..

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I just wandered around East Hampton looking for a reasonably priced meal and were fortunate enough to walk into Sam's. The atmosphere felt like a friendly neighborhood bar & restaurant which it clearly was. Even better than the atmosphere was the actual food. The pizza was the best I have ever eaten and I was glad we... More 

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New York
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14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I love the chicken parm and the lasagna is great also! Affordable, family-friendly, and lots of seating. Service is always good, food is good Italian and I love it. So happy they do take-out also!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 36 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  East Hampton
  • Phone Number: 631-324-5900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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