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John Scott's Surf Shack

540 Dune Rd, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978-2905
+1 631-288-5810
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steamers” (6 reviews)
“lobster roll” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
540 Dune Rd, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978-2905
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on a Monday night - Wings Night. Twenty cents a wing. They are great with buffalo sauce or blue cheese. Fabulous! And ice cold beer. Also great fish tacos. We go there often and love it.

Thank RitaWesthampton_NY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a pleasant meal of bay blue salad and spicy mussels. The mussels have always been terrific each time I have had them. Portion is large enough to share and has a kick. Never had a bad spicy mussel dish. Service was good ....More

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Total waste of $70 and 2 hours. This restaurant is a joke and is really just a hang out place for the staff to have some drinks and plan their next party. We were sat close to the kitchen and apparently the section that is...More

Thank ashleyb4u
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Good selection of beers, but the food is nothing to write home about. Better sandwiches at Subway. Music was half as good as it was loud. Service was ok.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Yummy wings, good service, great drinks. Perfect summer hang out spot on Dune road with a beautiful view of the bay. Parking sucks here though.. especially Wing Mondays!!

Thank Michele E
Reviewed 28 September 2016

If you're looking for a very casual and laid back meal on Dune Road, this is the place. This is a very easygoing place with pretty good food and drink - definitely don't dress up to come here! There aren't a lot of places on...More

Thank DL675
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

A very beachie atmosphere ideal for a casual meal in the dunes. One can sit at the bar, or in any of the few eating areas serving lunch or dinner. The serving staff was very good, and when busy they helped each other to satisfy...More

1  Thank Irwin B
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Just kidding, however, you are welcome in a bathing suit, tee shirt, flip flops. Very laid back atmosphere, kids welcome and this is a quintessential beach Shack restaurant. Don't be surprised if you have to wait for a table outdoors. The menu is typical surf...More

Thank Barry Z
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Love John Scott's for decades! Great fun for drinks at night or my fav is dinner as sun slowly sets. Great food choices...super wings, seafood tacos, mussels, burgers of course...large selection. Perfect for families with kids as well as couples & friends relaxing after beach....More

Thank SweetHatttrick
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Took the family including two youngsters , five and seven. Great selection and good to the kids (important). Lobster roll was excellent as was the clam chowder. Staff was very accommodating and service was good. Great little spot

Thank Nanabam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Dune Rd, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978-2905
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westhampton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 631-288-5810
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