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The American Hotel

45 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-3012
+1 631-725-3535
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
45 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-3012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A thoroughly wonderful dinner accompanied to our delight by an accomplished pianist/vocalist. Every dish our party of 6 sampled from appetizer to dessert was delicious, well prepared and well presented.

Thank gobowens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there for lunch with my wife & sister-in -law for lunch & was again very pleased with the service from the hostess ,bartender & server .We had been there for dinner in july & decided to try lunch on a fall afternoon .It's...More

Thank wayne d
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Service was ok waiter was snobby. Fish, both the sea bass and the flounder were very tasteless and salty. The string beans were ok. The sea bass portion was exactly 3 bites. The bread, butter and lobster bisque was good. The atmosphere was pleasant. Go...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This was our second visit to The American Hotel and we weren't disappointed ... good service, delicious food and interesting people to watch.

Thank CDT116
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We love this place even though it is expensive. It is an historic part of America and you can feel the Revolutionary vibe and the small town feel. The food is good, too, with servings slightly smaller, but ample. When ordering clams, there was no...More

1  Thank jeffrey r
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stayed here in early September. Very comfortable, if quirky room. Staff attentive and friendly. Highly recommended

Thank David L
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A nice bar, if the crowd is what you are looking for (you should be able to tell on appearance alone). As far as the food goes, it's OK. You won't find any creative plating here, but a solid old fashion type of meal, The...More

Thank walter s
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Oysters, Lobster Bisque... just serene and definitely robust. The oysters from Hamptons or the locale are delicious I am usually pretty spoiled with the Khushi, Kumomotos and standards that I have come to get used to...

Thank QuantumCarina
Reviewed 10 September 2017

There are few choices in Sag Harbor for breakfast. The breakfast here is limited if you are ordering off the menu but the breakfast was great. The only issue was that the restaurant was full both inside and out and there was only one waitress...More

Thank 505ciki
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Having travelled to Charleston recnetly this had high level to compete with but it really did deliver. My wife had the lobster and it was great and i had the steak with a Poivre Vert Armagnac Flambé. The steak alone was decent but not NY...More

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Nearby Attractions
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69 reviews
.18 km away
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.37 km away
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.48 km away
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1.11 km away
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28 August 2016|
Response from Ray_Susen | Reviewed this property |
Five of us went smart casual two nights ago e.g. Smart casual shorts, collared shirts and nice flip flops for the men.
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Response from Sebmg | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-3012
    (Bay Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Sag Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 631-725-3535
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