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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 good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
45 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963-3012
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool environment. It is like Oak Room/Harrys bar. Ok food. Bucket list. A must do but only because of packaging, feeling and history. Food absolutely ok but, interieur/aura much more interesting.

Thank Patrik E
Reviewed 1 week ago

3 of us dined at the american in the height of the july season--though the restaurant was busy I felt so well taken care of. Every detail was covered by their excellent and cordial staff. Upon hearing of a birthday in our party we were...More

Thank Ava G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going to the Hamptons for many years, but had not eaten at the American Hotel. I assumed it was expensive. Well this time I tried it. It was expensive, but worth it. The food, the service, the atmosphere were all terrific.

Thank NYCsenior
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On track as always. The food ,service,friendly environ is what I'm looking for when I dine out. Attention is paid to detail and details matter. Give it a try. You too may be a Patriot!

Thank samgc675
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food, service and ambience. Dining room setting is like a scene from Downton abbey. Kid free.

Thank 675Elizabeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are never disappointed by this very well known restaurant in Sag Harbor. The service is excellent and there is a great ambiance.

Thank St110
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the American. The staff so personable and helpful..Kevin, Dennis and Vin. Very relaxing atmosphere, can dine in or out. Fabulous happy hour offerings. Incredible wine list. Food was wonderful. Smoked salmon appetizer to die for.

Thank Mc02066
Reviewed 1 June 2017

People love this place, and, to be fair, it's old, historic, and beautiful inside. It's a good place for a drink as they have an excellent bartender, especially for classic drinks. Nothing new or fancy here. But the food is overrated and very expensive. A...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Went here with a group of 5 on Sunday night of Memorial Day wknd for some drinks prior to dinner. Very cool old historic bar.....built in the 1840's!! We had a few different cocktails among us....cosmos, martini, old fashioned, tequila.....all made expertly. Not a lot...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

An enjoyable mid week dinner in an interesting old building. Unfortunately we were seated in a back room with only one other table occupied (our fault for booking late) which took away from the atmosphere obvious in the main restaurant as we walked through. Service...More

Thank CIHTravels
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Nearby Attractions
Bay Street Theatre
66 reviews
.18 km away
Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum
46 reviews
.37 km away
Havens Beach
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1.11 km away
Sag Harbor Marine Park
13 reviews
.48 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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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