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Albatross

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320 Bay Walk, Ocean Beach, Fire Island, NY 11770-2030
+1 631-583-5697
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New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Albatross has been our go to place since 1991. Every year we all get together for two days to enjoy the beach but nighttime is for the "Tross". The music, the bar, the staff....No place better!

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Thank JEFF C
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

On a Sunday, they had exactly what I wanted and it was on special; calamari. It took forever to come and when it did it was cold, oily, and all batter. So disappointed.

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Thank Stella P
New York City, New York
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95 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went in to get a rest from the heat. Nice selection of local draft beers, frozen cocktails and bar food favorites.

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Thank purpletaffy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The Albatross has good service, dependable food and a nice and relaxing atmosphere. Best items are fried chicken, steamers, Neptune salad (when they offer it) and Pumphouse merlot.

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Thank Lionel D
Bay Shore, New York
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

A group of friends and I stopped on the albatross in ocean beach thus past July. I wanted fried calamari and I couldn't believe that when I tried three other ocean beach restaurants I couldn't get fried calamari???? It's ocean beach fire island in July??? The albatross saved the day with fabulous fried calamari. A great waitress as well. I... More 

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1 Thank winderfylwrndy
Lindenhurst, New York
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92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is one of the few restaurants on Fire Island without a view of the bay! Other than that, the food is great!

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Thank 4StarTraveler1
new york
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131 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

Outdoor dining available not waterfront. Food is average but pricey for the quality. Service was decent. Varied menu

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1 Thank marienjnj
Chicago
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144 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

They have a 10$ seafood special. We got Mussels and Calamari, both were excellent. This was probably the best Calamari I ever had! The mussels came with dipping bread, and when it was gone, we got another complementary basket. The service was also excellent!

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Thank ap123Chicago
queens ny
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

the ONLY restaurant on Fire Island with FANTASTIC food AND service. The steamers, although pricey at $24 were the best I've ever had! Ate here twice in 3 days. Mussels , fish tacos, fried calamari were also delicious.

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2 Thank BarbaraHatz
Syosset, New York
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Albatross has the best food. It doesn't have a view of the water though. But it is one of my favorite places to eat. I love their fish tacos.

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2 Thank Stacey G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Bay Walk, Ocean Beach, Fire Island, NY 11770-2030
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Fire Island  >  Ocean Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 631-583-5697

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