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1 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518-2048
+1 516-341-7222
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good24%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518-2048
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This place has good food we had the cedar plank salmon which was delicious, the chicken 'tis-bit, and wings. The pickled cucumber salad tha came with the salmon was a little weird and not at all appetizing. Their Brussels sprout chips are good, but basically...More

Thank Lady404
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Didn't enjoy the place one bit. Employees were on their cellphones way too much, they weren't paying attention to the job. Food was mediocre. Bartender acts cocky.

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Reviewed October 19, 2016

Went to the Reel tonight to try and support Restaurant Week in East Rockaway. Have been there a year or more ago, but I was told there was a new chef, so we gave it a try again. We were going to order one of...More

Thank Nana7320
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I think the summer is better for this location. It has a large outdoor deck with dining, outdoor bar and a stage for live bands. You can have dinner and then hang out listen to music. It is a great venue to meet up with...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed September 5, 2016

I will start by saying I'm not normally a fan of outdoor dining but my family and I sat outdoors and it was very nicely decorated and good ambiance. They had a live caribbean band and it was a nice outing overall. The food was...More

Thank AbigailEliseGodfrey
Reviewed August 25, 2016

We had a fabulous meal at Reel where they were able to accommodate out party of 12 with 3 small kids at the last minute! Our service was terrific and the food always amazing. Such a beautiful spot on the water and well priced. And...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Reel is a fun place to dine in the summer. They had a terrific band 8/19/2016 that was not intrusive but great to listen to as we dined. The outdoor patio was very nice and food and service we found to be great. The hostess...More

Thank syt850
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Reel has never been one of my favorite restaurants, but it had been some time since my last visit. I went along with my friends wishes to head there. The setting, of course, is very nice, right on the water. It was a very hot...More

Thank Gail E
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We had heard that there was a new chef and the food was excellent so four of us drove down from the north shore to hear the reggae music and try the $15 Calypso brunch. We had been told that the band played during the...More

Thank Portcruiser
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Went midweek with my sister and her son. There were only three tables when we were seated and our order was taken. When she took our order the waitress seemed on the ball. I would like to add that when I placed my order I...More

Thank LTT63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518-2048
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  East Rockaway
  • Phone Number: +1 516-341-7222
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