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John Papas Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Greek, Diner
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18 Park Pl, East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-5400
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We never go wrong going here for breakfast/brunch/lunch. With a menu with a big selection of items, everyone is always happy with their choice. In our group, half eat breakfast, while the others opt for lunch! The eggs are prepared exactly how you want them, not greasy, and always fresh. The salads are always a favorite, but remember to ask... More 

Thank labmom13
Pittsford, New York
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112 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

A typical diner cafe with your typical generic breakfast items with reasonable prices. The spinach eggs benedict were good and cooked perfectly. Some of us agreed the home fries could have been better but that is just our opinion. Very good service in a friendly atmosphere.

Thank 2foodtravelers
East Hampton, New York
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

John Papas is a good place for breakfast or lunch. The food and service are both fine and you can go there year round. It is unpretentious and a true relief from Hampton Chic.

Thank SPRINGS2013
New York City, New York
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105 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

One of the most casual places in East Hampton to grab some food. Friendly staff. Gets busy on weekends.

Thank Elizabeth G
New York City, New York
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

John Papas is a great family diner and one of the only truly casual, reasonably priced places to eat in East Hampton. In fact, it's something of a local landmark. Expect a diner atmosphere and diner fare, like omelettes, sandwiches, burgers and fries. Fast and friendly service. Best for breakfast, brunch and lunch.

Thank Riversider2
East Hampton, New York
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

I eat here year round, breakfast, lunch, dinner whichever. Food is always great and the service is wonderful. Their Belgian waffles are delicious! The wings are good, the Gyros are great, everything here is wonderful.

Thank Pamela V
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Great family diner. Quick service and good menu with BLTs and hot dogs recommended by the kids. All good and no negatives

Thank frankandclodagh
East Hampton, New York
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

A very casual excellent restaurant. Great lunch menu but also serves dinner. Friendly owner and wonderful staff

Thank MVK5610
New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for quick service, good eats and great value. Give it a try for breakfast, lunch or dinner. It's a friendly, family run restaurant in the Hamptons.

Thank vincefrezzo
New York City, New York
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118 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

If you like table service for breakfast, this may be the only place left in East Hampton and Amagansett. Service is fantastic, scrambled eggs with feta are especially delicious, coffee is excellent. For lunch, the Greek salad with chicken is delicious and will feed two.

Thank Julie S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Greek, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Park Pl, East Hampton, NY 11937
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  East Hampton
  • Phone Number: (631) 324-5400

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