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Gosman's Topside

484 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
+1 631-668-2549
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“lobster roll” (11 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (6 reviews)
“great meal” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
484 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Topside restaurant has a nice view, the bar have a nice view, the food is fine. The bartender is known the world over.

Thank WildBillW
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

A year later back for the delicious frozen lemonade , cranberry and vodka cocktail!! Sooo good we had 2 each. A bit pricey but well worth it. Top shelf vodka adds a few dollars but again worth it. Along with our drinks we had a...More

Thank grellam
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Best outdoor location for drinks/meal. Overlooking inlet with boats, water, sun. Basic seafood dishes are good. Pricey. Service hit or miss. Try for lunch as tends to be less crowded.

Thank Montauk123
Reviewed September 14, 2017

My girlfriend, myself and her daughter visited Gosman's Topside in August. Worst service ever! The view was amazing. Don't think you can sit and have a nice drink and enjoy the view either! The drinks were terrible and so were the apps. Don't wait your...More

Thank JustMark87
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

This is the place for lobster dockside with a view of the harbor. The frozen drinks and lobsters are a Montauk tradition

Thank lollygal
Reviewed August 26, 2017

menu not all that expanded compared to the dock lobster roll last year great: this year drowned in mayo they told our table of 4 "they ran out of bread" on a sunday night at 7:30 nice views of water make up for a lot

Thank Linda B
Reviewed August 22, 2017

The location is perfect. We sat on the bar side because it was crowded and we did not have reservations but the staff was very attentive. I know I confused the bartender with my order because I waffled between the specials so when it came...More

Thank dianev1020
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Spectacular. Fresh fresh seafood unbelievable lobster and one of the nicest waitress I've ever had. Julie made our experience memorable. We enjoyed the 2 1/2 pound lobster along with the halibut. Both will cook to perfection. At the end of the meal had the best...More

1  Thank joseph a
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Food is blah. Lobster bisque continually tastes like it was from a can. Service is fine. Menu is not very big. The only reason this place is still in business is because it used to be good, and is the biggest tourist restaurant.

Thank conveyerin
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Our party of four enjoyed out assorted meals while watching all the boats come in and out of Montauk. The fried seafood platter was good and the price was not bad at all for Montauk. There is something on the menu for everyone. After your...More

Thank opjp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5126
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
  • Phone Number: +1 631-668-2549
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