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111 W Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1313
+1 631-473-8300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“tuna tacos” (6 reviews)
“clam cakes” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Brew Pub, Seafood, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
111 W Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1313
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

My husband and I stopped at Schafer's to have an early dinner on Saturday November 17, 2018. We were seated right away (we were the only people in the place). The wait staff was pleasant and did a good job. THE FOOD WAS ABSOLUTELY HORRIBLE....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carrpant
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We came to Schafer’s last year and had a bad experience because the waitress made 15 of us wait two hours for a table that would accommodate all of us to come up and tell us I’m sorry we cannot get you a table tonight...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Colonese G
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

This place could be a gold mine because if its location but unfortunately it's a disaster. Terrible service, water leaks from the top of the dome on the rooftop bar area and they just leave the place a mess. Either they need more people working...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gordie13
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great time! Bartenders rocked it out & staff was running all evening to keep everyone happy. Later in the evening when the di starts downstairs & the kids come in, it would be nice to have the upstairs open for an older crowd that doesn’t...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank julesmanz
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Brought my family there for dinner. Service was quick at first. Beverages and appetizers came out fast. Dinner followed in a timely manner. Once our dinner arrived the waitress came to check on us and all was fine. We needed nut crackers for our crab...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cng975
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very slow service, even when not crowded , they just have no excuse for such slow service and the food was just average at best .

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank loski1107
Reviewed July 5, 2018

The view from the upstairs patio is amazing. We visited on a beautiful day and really enjoyed the weather and the view. The service and food are mediocre at best. Pretty typical food options - nothing exciting or interesting. The lobster roll was pretty but...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 312taraw
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We had the rehearsal dinner for my daughter’s June 2018 wedding at Schafers and could not be happier. We went to them asking for a clam bake (not on the special dinner menu) and they accommodated us beyond our expectations. Our guests had choices of...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AGIowa
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Schafer's, in Port Jefferson If you're thirsty or hungry, DONT GO THERE. After waiting a half hour at the table, without a waiter, we politely asked where the waiter is. The answer we got was, " were trying to figure it out" Were still going...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank George K
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a quick bite. We had the lobster roll and the salmon club sandwich. Both were very good. The Bloody Mary was excellent but the real stand out was Linda our server. Very attentive and really pleasant to deal with. Looking forward to our...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MOS6969
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November 8, 2017|
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Response from CorrynRN | Reviewed this property |
I live locally and after giving this restaurant multiple opportunities, it still disappoints us. For such a beautiful restaurant with an awesome view, they should have a wonderful chef to match, not previously frozen and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $34
Brew Pub, Seafood, American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 W Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1313
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Port Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 631-473-8300
  • E-mail
Schafer’s is the biggest new dining and entertainment experience to hit Port Jefferson Village in decades. Combining the most picturesque, expansive views of Port Jefferson Harbor, with Rooftop dining, at a newly renovated location.
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