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Porters on the Lane

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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19 Bellport Ln, Ste A, Bellport, NY 11713-2757 (South Country Road)
+1 631-803-6067
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Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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East Hampton, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my wife, daughter & son-in-law for Sunday lunch. The restaurant is located in what appears to be a stately old house decorated in the most attractive decor. There is even a neat outdoor seating area on the porch. But the real reason to visit is the excellent menu and the super attentive and friendly staff. We had... More 

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Brookhaven, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a local restaurant that has a nice outside eating area when the weather is nice. You can watch the foot traffic of Bellport Village as they make their way to the water or to Main Street. The food is a good selection but it's the wait staff that gets my review. They are welcoming, efficient and know how... More 

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1 Thank Linda K
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We chose this because of the gluten free choices. The food was ok and service I found was a bit slow, seemed they didn't have enough staff. For a Saturday night dinner we spent almost 2 hours in here. I ordered scallops with truffle oil and I believe risotto. I did not like it, it had a strange taste so... More 

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Kings Park, New York
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My Mom and I were in Bellport and found Porters based on its curb appeal. I had one of the specials which was Cajun salmon sliders and they were excellent! It had just the right amount of kick to it and left a nice tingle in my mouth. My Mom had the salmon dijon lunch with spinach and potatoes and... More 

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Centereach
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Visited this establishment twice this summer. Beautiful comfortable atmosphere. Servers were pleasant and very attentive. New England clam chowder was outstanding on our first visit(late lunch/early dinner) creamy lots of tender clams. The second visit was a later dinner 9pm, the chowder was tasty but appeared to be thinned out. Other than that meals were great ahi tuna prepared perfectly,... More 

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Long Island, New York
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A very nice place to have a good dinner, with friendly service, not overly formal and excellent choices for food. Everybody in our party had a different entree and everybody enjoyed it very much. We had a nice table which was quiet enough to allow for a good conversation. The food came quickly, but not too quickly (maybe a little... More 

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Long Island, NY
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88 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This old hotel has been turned into a delightful restaurant. Inside has two separate areas for dining with the wood bar located in the middle. The bar seats about 8 and is quaint with great cocktails. Outside on the porch is what we enjoyed most. There are about 8 to 10 tables where you can enjoy a meal or cocktails... More 

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Amherst
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240 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Went for dinner, but my lovely and I arrived early to have a cocktail in the bar. Read lots of reviews about the bar being loud.. had to check it out. It's a small quaint bar when you first walk inside this gorgeous old house. The bartender was very friendly, made a very good gin martini with blue cheese stuffed... More 

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Colorado
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105 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Truly enjoyed the steaks here at Porters. Highly recommend and the staff was very helpful. It is a rather expensive restaurant so be prepared.

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1 Thank REB-CO
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84 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Very good meal. I had the 1/2 oysters and a martini for appetizer. Very tasty and well prepared. My main course was the Chilean sea bass with mash potatoes and Brussels sprouts. This main course was superb with chardonnay wine. I had the creme brule with a cappuccino for desert which was excellent. Service was great choices varied with good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bellport Ln, Ste A, Bellport, NY 11713-2757
    (South Country Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bellport
  • Phone Number: +1 631-803-6067

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