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Star Confectionery Store

4 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 727-9873
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Ranked #20 of 98 Restaurants in Riverhead
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 5, 2014
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English first
New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

There is nothig special on their menu other than home-made ice cream that they remarket. My wife and I had veggie omlets and panckes and french toast. Nothing wrong with them but nothing particularly tasty either. I have a strong prejudiceagainst corn syrup on pancakes. If they had real maple syrup I would have been very pleased. But this place... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very busy breakfast spot on Saturday morning. Locals and visitors alike all flock here for breakfast. We were able to get a table pretty quickly. It fills up though. There is counter seating for the run off. Breakfast is made fresh as you order it. Takes a little time but everything is freshly made so well worth it. Delicious bacon... More

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Calverton, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

After having lived in the area for years, I was finally able to visit this long-running (since 1920) business in downtown Riverhead last month (July). Housed in a historic building, the location still retains its old-style charm, from the wooden booths to the pressed-tin ceiling. Coupled with this is a tasty selection of food and its friendly service. The only... More

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NY
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The French Toast was amazing. The service friendly and helpful. My daughters order the MILKSHAKES with their breakfast (11am) and they said they were great - good coffee too

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Sayville, New York
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11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Every sip of their Vanilla shake makes me feel like I'm 7 again, enjoying the taste for what it is...vanilla! I brought my 25 year old Son with me yesterday, which was the first time I'd eaten here in over a year or more. I had my usual Cheeseburger Deluxe with Fries and a Shake. My son Dave had a... More

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Riverhead, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have been going here all my life....food always is consistent and always good. Staff always friendly!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Order the "famous French toast". I guess it's famous w for lacking flavor and being flat like pancakes. Took 40 minutes to get toast and waitress was put out when I asked about meal. Had to ask for coffee to be refilled. Sad all the way around but inside of restraunt was cute. Stay away unless you want average

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Long Island, NY
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84 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

We were looking for a place to have breakfast in Riverhead and chose this restaurant based on Trip Advisor reviews. The breakfast was very good - pancakes and their "famous" French toast. The service was good and the prices very reasonable. The food was nothing different than we could have had in any nearby diner for a similar price but... More

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Calverton, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Great local place that has been run b the same family for more than my 50 years. Great breakfasts and burgers. Old time icecream sodas, egg creams, etc. Very pretty inside, origional tin ceilings, tile floors, etc.

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Agree with other reviewers that you feel like you're a kid again! Great place to go for breakfast or lunch. I always go for the blt or grilled cheese! Wonderful family run business!

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