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Sandpiper Restaurant

161 Cosey Beach Ave, East Haven, CT 06512-4946
+1 203-469-7544
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (16 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Deli
££ - £££
161 Cosey Beach Ave, East Haven, CT 06512-4946
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for seafood in an even better location . Looking for good but not fancy . This is your place , if you are looking for a sit down dinner or walk up counter service . Inside is a nicely decorated nautical feel. With...More

Thank Russ V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rarely take the time to write reviews for Trip Advisor. But I am compelled to share my experience with the Sandpiper. My husband and I flew from North Carolina to New Haven for a graduation. We arrived at lunchtime and decided to eat at...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

My date and I went to the Sandpiper for the special of the week only good from 4 to 8 on Mon thru Thursday It was for two shrimp dinners with fries or baked potatoes and a salad. For 29.95. To It was well worth...More

1  Thank poppy843
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Have had many meals here. Lunch and dinner. Food always hot fresh and delicious. Beach across street to relax at after meals.

Thank Walter P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Everything here is excellent. It is directly across from the beach. The food and staff is always good

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 20 December 2017

A little disappointed in the fried calamari. While it was hot & crisp and tender, it was rather bland and really needed the sauces that came with it. Ordered a Cosmo and it came with just the rind of a lemon; asked for a slice...More

Thank laura c
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Been there twice and had a great meal both times. Had very small and loud children with me both times and the restaurant was extremely accommodating. Food was delicious. The restaurant was clean. Our waitress was wonderful as was the rest of the employees. The...More

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for tasty seafood with a view this is the place. But be aware the prices are very high. Even for seafood prices these were a bit much. Otherwise we had a good time and took a walk across the street to the...More

Thank paralegal4444
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a coupon for two shrimp dinners for 28.95 ,We had a salad, next we had our dinner consisting of 8 huge shrimp, a baked potatoe , 'and coffee. The meal was out of this world as recognized by the whole Resturant being full to...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a lovely meal of shrimp and clam strips. Large portion well prpared. For an appitizer we enjoyed the mussels. They filled us with anticipation for a great meal. We were not disappointed. Our server was friendly and efficient. I would not hesitate tomreturn to...More

Thank Thea1201
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Response from T Thomas A | Reviewed this property |
They are very customer oriented. I'm sure they will.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Cosey Beach Ave, East Haven, CT 06512-4946
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-469-7544
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