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4 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 727-9873
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7:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Old world charm and excellent service

Star Confectionary is an authentic "main street" "mom & pop" place that has retained it's charm and remained viable. They offer fresh and delicious comfort food, with excellent home made ice creams and chocolates. Skip the chains and visit Star Confectionary for a delicious breakfast or lunch.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Star Confectionary is an authentic "main street" "mom & pop" place that has retained it's charm and remained viable. They offer fresh and delicious comfort food, with excellent home made ice creams and chocolates. Skip the chains and visit Star Confectionary for a delicious breakfast or lunch.

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NYC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love this place.. it's like stepping back in time to the 40's and 50's...booths and a tin ceiling.. glass showcase...a real soda fountain! Food is good.. place is clean and friendly. Gotta have a real ice cream soda!

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Drove out here for my sister's birthday. Great little place to eat. Delicious soup and a great egg sandwich. Definitely worth the stop. Love coming to little places like this.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We've eaten here several times while visiting Riverhead and always had a great meal, both at breakfast and lunch. Great Burgers!

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Mattituck, New York
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111 reviews 111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The building dates to 1912 and still has many original items including a tin ceiling. I is a step back in time. Speaking of time, we went on an overwhelmingly busy Sunday just before they lock the doors at noon. As a result we had to wait a very long time before getting our meal. My wife described her western... More 

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Port Jefferson Station, New York
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89 reviews 89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

What a lovely little place - I enjoy every time I go in there for lunch. Its a simple menu but the food is good, the service is outstanding. Make sure you try one of their lovely little milk shakes next time you drop in.

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New York
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37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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18 helpful votes 18 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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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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26 helpful votes 26 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: (631) 727-9873

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?