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Swallow East

474 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
+1 631-668-8344
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“asparagus fries” (12 reviews)
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“orzo” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
474 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

We fell upon Swallow East whilst visiting Montauk and can't recommend it highly enough. Despite being a large party we were welcomed with open arms, we ate great food and through the great staff we got to know more about the local area. Definitely a...More

Thank Family230
Reviewed November 4, 2017

We visited here off-season, on the recommendation of a family member. We had just arrived in town after traveling so we were quite famished. Everything on the menu sounded good at that point, so we proceeded to order multiple items. Particularly good were the asparagus...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant had an unexpected great ambiance for an off-season Friday evening (9pm) with a lot of people dining and having drinks. The restaurant serves very small portions that made me think of "tapas" restaurants. We had 4 Eq for 2 people with octopus, fish...More

Thank AntoineSantiag
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

I love their drink menu. In fact my group of friends and I got hooked on this champagne cocktail that has a sugar cube inside! Great atmosphere and food, awesome bands. It's a fun place to visit in Montauk

Thank WizardOfSpa
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Our favorite place in Montauk. Fresh and freshly prepared food, great flavor, expertly presented. Excellent service, knowledgeable staff. Great selection of beer, wine, and cocktails. We love everything on the menu and eat here every time we are lucky enough to spend time out east....More

Thank Anne Z
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for drinks and a quick bite. Fish tacos and clams were very good. All plates are small and chef recommends 2-3 dishes per person. Prices are "Montauk high".

Thank John M
Reviewed August 19, 2017

I dined here with my boyfriend the other night and it was a wonderful experience. We arrived a little later in the evening. The place clearly had tables coming in, so we ate outside. I've dined inside plenty of times, but outside was quieter and...More

Thank 1TravelerLe
Reviewed August 9, 2017

AMAZING selections, creatively prepared. Great beer selections. Clean, summery place with excellent service. Don't miss this when you come out east.

Thank Anne Z
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

By far my favorite Montauk eatery! The food is innovative and excellent as are the cocktails while we always try someplace new while vacationing in Montauk we never leave without at least one dinner at Swallow East.

Thank prella2
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Dinner for two on a Monday @ 6pm. Seated at high table at railing by the Charter Boat Adios and enjoyed a Tallulah Cocktail each. Liked this take on a Margherita so much that we are going to serve it as our house cocktail! Ordered...More

Thank Dominic747
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 474 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
  • Phone Number: +1 631-668-8344
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