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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Television, Wheelchair Accessible

Menu

APPETIZERS
Shrimp Cocktail
Creamed Herring
Raw Oysters On The Half Shell
Our Own Baked Clams
Chopped Chicken Livers
SNACK FOOD
Mozzarella Sticks
Onion Rings
Fried Calamari
Breaded Mushrooms
Zucchini Sticks
SEAFOOD AND CHICKEN
Surf And Turf
lobster tail and filet mignon (plain or marinated-broiled to your taste)
Broiled Bay Scallops
in light wine butter sauce
Fried Bay Scallops
breaded and cooked to a golden brown
Fried Soft Shell Crabs
tender & breaded, just the way you like them
Fried Jump Shrimp
breaded and served with tartar sauce & lemon wedge
Baked Jumbo Shrimp Scampi
swimming in a delicious sauce w/touch of garlic
Fried Seafood Platter
soft shell crabs, scallops, flounder, shrimp and baked clams
Broiled Seafood Platter
lobster tail, scallops, flounder and shrimp
Broiled Filet Of Flounder
broiled in a light butter sauce
Elbow Room Chicken
grilled breast, roasted red peppers and goat cheese
STEAKS
Marinated In Cliff's Special Sauce And Then Broiled To Your Taste
New York Shell Steak
Porterhouse Steak
Filet Mignon
Broiled Steak Burger
freshly chopped lean beef
CHOWDER
Homemade Long Island Clam Chowder Red
Cup
Bowl
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Called and ordered their famous baked clams and a large steak dinner. It was ready in 15 minutes and it was delicious. Done perfectly and a real treat. Nice person on the phone.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have a sign in front that says we are open for curbside pickup with their phone number on it. I tried to call several times to place an order, only to get a busy signal. Since they are local, I decided to drive over....More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hoping for a special 18th birthday for my daughter during the pandemic, we drive almost an hour to Cliffs Elbow Room for a take-out “picnic” birthday lunch. We couldn’t have gotten more warm and gracious service. Cliffs made sure we had everything we could possibly...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed January 21, 2020 via mobile

Saturday 12 pm wife an myself had lunch wife had Blue Berger I had dinner shell steak 🥩 amazing and onion rings. Service was great as well highly recommend this place cooked perfectly medium rare delicious flavors!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 8, 2020 via mobile

Across the road from (Italian Restaurant) Grana. This a very laid back & friendly ‘old school’ place.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed December 3, 2019 via mobile

We have been to Cliffs many times. On our most recent visit we ordered the baked clams. They were the worst clams we have ever had! They were watery with no clams. It was like the chef put clam juice in the shell and sprinkled...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 20, 2019

Cliffs Elbow room was great back in the day. I have to say the servers are still awersome. The food has changed it did not seem to be as great as it used to be, but what I think was really disappointing was the credit...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

If you like them to nickel and dime you, go to this place, they charge a credit card fee and the dressing for the salad. REAlLY. To me that's BS. Theres other steakhouses that dont charge people a fee.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by the Elbow Room for dinner. Looks like it hasn’t aged a day from when I was a kid. Had a marinated T-bone steak. Perfectly cooked. Was a nice dinner.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

We were out on the east end of LI and decided to stop at Cliffs Elbow Room for lunch before heading out to Greenport. The steak sandwich is to die for!! We all had different things like cheeseburgers, fried clams etc.......everything was great. My husband...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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kbid703324
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Response from Golfpa1 | Reviewed this property |
The baked clams and New England clam chowder are both horrible. Don’t order these. The steak marinate is very salty. Beware of credit card fees if using a card to pay for your meal.
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