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185 N Ferry Rd, Shelter Island Heights, Shelter Island, NY 11965-2003
+1 631-749-4300
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible34%
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“clam chowder” (3 reviews)
“cold beer” (2 reviews)
“serve dinner” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
185 N Ferry Rd, Shelter Island Heights, Shelter Island, NY 11965-2003
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped in for drinks after a bike ride. The bartender and staff were wonderful. Very welcoming and friendly. They have a very varied menu and we hope to come back for a meal. The drinks were good and service was excellent!

Thank Vicki802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always great choice to go Food was fresh and delicious Server was awesome and friendly Great day to sit on the deck and enjoy the view

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't expecting much but lunch at Dory was an excellent surprise. Seating on the patio on a warm summer day was pleasant and the view was nice. I ordered fish and chips and found the fish to be fresh-tasting and flaky. It was late...More

Thank MySiska4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Shelter Island, close to the ferry dock, don't overlook the Dory. It is a laid-back restaurant with a nice terrace which offers a beautiful view on the water. Try the lobster special which includes the lobster, potato, corn and desert. The...More

Thank susiniaf
Reviewed June 6, 2017

best views of the creek. Menu is varied... can get crowded, but always worth a try. I love this place!

Thank tallabird
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

qwirky little joint with the best table side view out the back. I have had some tasty reasonably priced meals here... disappointed a couple times because they don't always serve dinner

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed November 20, 2016

I grew up on Shelter Island. The Dory was always colorful, but also had dependably great burgers, clam chowder, cold beer. Now all of the above are mediocre but the view is still great

Thank ComstockHill2
Reviewed October 4, 2016

I called the people at the Dory as we planned a trip to Shelter Island recently. I asked if they would be open on the day and at the time that were planning. I was told by the man on the phone that yes they...More

Thank robin m
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. Great food Great price Great service Great atmosphere Wonderful friendly local people who treat you like family!

1  Thank luv2travel5545
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Made the reservation with credit card info yesterday for special lobster dinner tonight. Took $20 ferry to the island tonight. Lo and behold! They didn't have our reservation AND they didn't have any lobsters left AND the owner merely said "sorry." Nothing offered to soothe...More

1  Thank ontherunbigapple
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
11:30 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 N Ferry Rd, Shelter Island Heights, Shelter Island, NY 11965-2003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Shelter Island  >  Shelter Island Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 631-749-4300
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