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4 Old West Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954
631-668-2077
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, shocking management

We have been here for dinner many times. The food is very good and the table service is fine. The location is lovely and the children have fun playing on the small beach. The management, however, are in the wrong line of work. There are two hostesses, which is somewhat pointless as they don't... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We have been here for dinner many times. The food is very good and the table service is fine. The location is lovely and the children have fun playing on the small beach. The management, however, are in the wrong line of work. There are two hostesses, which is somewhat pointless as they don't take reservations and so there is... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The water-side location is charming and the atmosphere appealingly Montauk-hip BUT come on guys -- at these prices don't rush us through our 3-course meal as if we ordered a cup of coffee in a diner and have overstayed our welcome. This place tries on the one hand to be a fine dining restaurant but very strongly on the other... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I love LOVE this hotel. The grounds are beautiful, its peaceful and serene and waking up to a yummy breakfast and paddle boarding was just enough for me and my boyfriend. The rooms smell delicious and are so cozy. we slept w/ our balcony door open and felt so comfortable w/ the sounds from the restaurant and the bay. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is gorgeous & serves yummy, healthy food. Definitely worth a visit if you're in Montauk!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This restaurant does not take reservations, so I was taken aback when we were led to an undesirable table and when I asked to sit in one of the two other open tables I was told they hold those for hotel guests who may want to dine. Could they not sit where we were placed? Anyway, the menus come (a... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We enjoyed our meal at the Crows Nest. The staff was very polite and the food/atmosphere was enjoyable.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

One of those places that lives of the location, past reputation... Very overpriced for the quality and portion sizes... And the style of the wait staff makes you wonder what kind of place this is...

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Hamptons. NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Try as I might, I couldn't find a single thing wrong with this fabled Montauk spot. The location overlooks a stunning stretch of water. We four were seated immediately at one such table with a superb view. Our waiter, Kevin, who delivered outstandingly all evening, took our drinks order and we matched our cocktails with a lovely meze selection. Our... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Their wine is unexceptional and over priced. Very dark! We waited an hour and our table still wasn't ready. The hostess was rude; he had a snobbish attitude and didn't seem to care when we walked out. This restaurant is only interested in volume not in offering quality food and service. Don't waste your money!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is a favorite of my son who spends summer weekends in Montauk, beautiful setting, pleasant staff. But unlike many true quality restaurants will not cook the meal the way the patron may need it cooked. My wife has been ill since eating there this evening because the chef and manager bullied her into accepting a halibut dish she... More 

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Additional Information about Crows Nest Inn

Address: 4 Old West Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954
Phone Number: 631-668-2077
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 Old West Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
  • Phone Number: 631-668-2077
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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