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WAVE Seafood Kitchen

25 E Broadway, Danfords Hotel & Marina, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1259
+1 800-332-6367
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“salmon burger” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
25 E Broadway, Danfords Hotel & Marina, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1259
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Waves restaurant for years and we’re disappointed this year. New menu lacks creativity and quality. Miss the old beet salad with the whipped goat cheese. I ordered the clams which were rather tough. Service was good and we always enjoy...More

1  Thank shellfish22
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Staff has I don’t care attitude since it’s a summer tourist destination. My meal very good,my guests was awful. No one checked on us ever. Manager walking around with attitude and never said a word. Very expensive for experience. Much better in Port Jefferson at...More

1  Thank centercityguy
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Pretty views and good food make this a definite stop for us. Can get pretty hot outside there so plan accordingly. You will enjoy. Awesome salads!!

Thank Who's O
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We come here in the summer mostly for drinks because they have the bar that goes all around the water and often live music. Cocktails are approximately $13 which is on the pricy side, however I do love their sunset punch. It’s so good when...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

The only redeeming quality of our experience last night was that we were able to eat outside. My guess is that is what most will say when they visit Wave. If this place was located anywhere but the water in Port Jeff it would have...More

1  Thank Dan T
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

One of the best Mother’s Day brunches I’ve had. Lucky enough to get a reservation from being on a waitlist. Omelet station, lunch food-gourmet prepared, seafood, salad...a wide variety. Desserts galore including amazing cookies. Impeccable service. Views of the ferry and water down and up....More

Thank Daneen B
Reviewed May 8, 2018

The reservation was for a party of 9, a birthday dinner for a 90 year old grandmother/ great grandmother, Needless to say I was very disappointed about the evening. Our waiter was very pleasant but obviously not experienced as was the staff. In addition we...More

Thank Igg63
Reviewed February 19, 2018

We enjoy Wave in the milder weather when you can sit outside next to the dock. Port Jefferson Harbor is picturesque. The service is great and the food is wonderful. Occasionally, we enjoy the indoor bar area. The bar food is very good and the...More

Thank raymondcH223YJ
longislandtravel2017, General Manager at WAVE Seafood Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Dear raymondcH223YJ, Thank you for the great review and for being our guest. We hope to welcome you back soon. You can always check out our website and we list all our year round special events under "Upcoming Events". Hope to see you soon. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

A window table is a must. The food and service are average. Prices are high but not crazy. Limited fresh seafood choices - only flounder and salmon this day. Beer tap selection is lacking. Go for the view.More

Thank Bill S
longislandtravel2017, General Manager at WAVE Seafood Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2017

Dear Bill S. Thank you for being our guest at Wave and for enjoying the best view in Port Jefferson. Our tap beer changes often to reflect the season so we hope to welcome you back again to try a new one soon. Sincerely, Michael...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

Wonderful buffet brunch. From breakfast favorites to lunch delights. Beautifully displayed food and a gorgeous view of Port Jefferson.

Thank Ellen H
longislandtravel2017, General Manager at WAVE Seafood Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2017

Dear Ellen H. Thank you for joining us for Brunch at Wave and we are glad you enjoyed it. Hope to welcome you back again soon, Sincerely, Michael Bonawandt General Manager

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July 16, 2016|
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Response from MrDanfords | Property representative |
The attire is summer casual. Hope that helps and we look forward to seeing you soon!
July 7, 2016|
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Response from Steve_Cannon1 | Property representative |
We have an allergy menu available, all you have to do is ask your server. Hope this helps!
July 7, 2016|
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Response from Adam C | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Some items are naturally gluten free. No gluten free bread
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 E Broadway, Danfords Hotel & Marina, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1259
    (Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Port Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 800-332-6367
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  • This restaurant is at Danford's Hotel & Marina
Dining at Danfords is an experience like no other: one that delights your palate as you soak in the sights of the spectacular Long Island Sound. Our new WAVE Seafood Kitchen offers upscale seafood cuisine and a farm to table concept with fresh local produce and regional catch as the driving force. WAVEs hip lounge offers a more relaxed adaptation of the regular menu and seasonally-inspired cocktails so there's something for everyone at Danfords. Perfect for that special celebration or for a treat any day, we're open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day - and on Sundays for our famous brunch. Come see what's here for you.
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