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Frisky Oyster

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$$$
American, Seafood, Eclectic
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27 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944
+1 631-477-4265
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Frisky Oyster offers imaginative cuisine in a sophisticated...
The Frisky Oyster offers imaginative cuisine in a sophisticated, metropolitan atmosphere craved by locals and visitors for years. Our menu changes daily to showcase the most exceptional, local ingredients. The local and international wine list is personally selected to compliment the current menu. Starting at 5pm, we offer dinner in our stylish dining room or at the buzzing bar. DJ Frisky turns up the beat as the energy level rises after 9pm.
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Good for:
Bar scene
Local cuisine
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 99
    Excellent
  • 61
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food but can be a little trendy

I've been here with my husband and enjoyed truly delicious food. Service was great, but we also visited on the off season. Have also been there myself during off season and it was just fine. There is definitely a bar scene, which is not really my thing but it may be yours. Can be a little loud... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Nieta63
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I've been here with my husband and enjoyed truly delicious food. Service was great, but we also visited on the off season. Have also been there myself during off season and it was just fine. There is definitely a bar scene, which is not really my thing but it may be yours. Can be a little loud during peak season... More 

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New York City, New York
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Wow you never had such good food...Great Service...Very Clean Great FOOOD IF YOU ARE A FOODIE YOU MUST VISIT HERE

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I have been going to the Frisky Oyster for years now, and most times it does not disappoint Drinks are crafted carefully and are very good. Food is very good and even the desserts merit a try. Stand out dishes, you can never go wrong with the scallops, excellent. Truffle fries, a must have, duck slider very good, stuffed zucchini... More 

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Southold, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I know most people would pick North Fork table but you cannot compare the atmosphere of these two rests. Frisky is beautiful inside the service is professional and gets everything right and the food is just what you expect when you are a regular. Delicious food well prepared and in a cozy room. Love it

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We called for a last minute reservation on a rainy Saturday nite in January & were easily accomodated. Drinks arrived promptly, and so did the incorrect salad. Our server was nowhere to be found, so we ate the beet salad....quite tasty, actually. Then it took 45 minutes for our entrees to arrive, with no explanation or apology. Strange since the... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Even with a completely sold out environment, the staff smiled and delivered amazingly well. The food was terrific, the stars being the oysters friscatella and the lobster pasta w Meyer lemon. The restaurant was decorated and really festive. I (we) will be back often. Very very impressed.

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new york
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is a great, lively restaurant. The food is outstanding, and the bar scene is fun. Oysters Friskafella are one of the signature appetizers. Expert bartenders, yummy specialty cocktails, nice wine choices, all other cocktails made generous and well. The service is good and professional. The atmosphere is convivial.

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new york city
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

nice vibe...great great food and the service was good....also you can sit at a nice bar at the front of the restaurant if you just want to come in for drinks

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San Rafael, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Excessively complicated concoctions at ridiculous prices. The dining room feels like NYC rather than the North Fork. Food and setting are ill-conceived and poorly executed. You might reasonably expect a fun experience at a place named the frisky oyster, but you would be very wrong.

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Pawling
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

everything from cocktails and wine to dessert was great . We shared the tomahawk steak , it was just perfect . Service was very good . The only negative I could say is tables are a bit close . Would defiantly come back .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  North Fork  >  Greenport
  • Phone Number: +1 631-477-4265

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 48
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions

Description

The Frisky Oyster offers imaginative cuisine in a sophisticated, metropolitan atmosphere craved by locals and visitors for years. Our menu changes daily to showcase the most exceptional, local ingredients. The local and international wine list is personally selected to compliment the current menu. Starting at 5pm, we offer dinner in our stylish dining room or at the buzzing bar. DJ Frisky turns up the beat as the energy level rises after 9pm.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?