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Dark Horse Restaurant

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1 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2446
(631) 208-0072
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Brooklyn, New York
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had been there three times previously and everything was average or above. The menus we were given at the restaurant this time barely represented the menu on-line and the chef who prepared our entrees was not too familiar with what was on the menu. The waitress did not give us cornbread normally a standard until we asked for it.... More 

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Thank BugsBrooklyn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best gluten free restaurants around. The lobster roll when in season is amazing. We love their cheeseburgers and salad wraps. Very friendly with great service

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Thank AndreaL4
Riverhead, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Caught a pricey lunch here; although, there was nothing in the place that was above average...not décor, quality of furniture, or food. I ate a grilled cheese sandwich, gluten free. The bread was good. My companion ordered a hamburger...not gluten free. Best we could come up with was average.

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Thank Margaret S
NY
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Just had a great dinner, my friend had a beef burger and I did the bison burger, both were delish! Highly recommend.

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Thank ElizabethMain
Cutchogue, New York
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

My boyfriend and I weather after hearing so good reviews about this place. Good food and plenty. Nice bar and they had live music. Pretty romantic place too for a date.

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Thank nofogirl27
Rocky Point, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch it was not very busy but it was a weekday early evening before the diner rush but after the Lynch crowed . The burgers were yummy .service was great !! It was very clean . Would like to try it for diner .

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Thank Donna L
Aquebogue, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

The meal was OK. The glass of wine provided was a little more than a shot glass and the gin & tonic was mostly ice with very little spirits. The bar crowd was very loud.

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Thank fred M
Patterson, ID
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

A nice atmosphere with an eclectic menu. We were there for dinner and enjoyed a fresh seafood chowder and fresh-caught seafood dinner.

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Thank JRGidaho
East Quogue
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Dark Horse Restaurant is a great addition to Riverhead. Food is good and imaginative. They offer many Gluten Free choices and very delicious soups. Bison, raised right in Riverhead, also on the menu. If one is still hungry, they offer a yummy dessert menu. A perfect stop on the way out to visiting the Long Island Vineyards.

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Thank EQfoodie
Brooklyn, New York
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We went twice over the summer and decided to go the day after Labor Day. Well the summer is over. The service was slow. They were out of rum. The soup was lukewarm. The medium rare hamburger was grey and seemed to had been nuked. We were surprised since it had been good on the two previous times we visited.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2446
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: (631) 208-0072

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?