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Nice strolling community

While City Island is a seafood restaurant go to place, It's a nice community to stroll on the... read more

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City Island NY, United States
Small Town Charm

Unless you've been here, it's hard to describe how you feel like you're in small town America and... read more

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Island off the east coast of the Bronx that transforms into a seaside resort on weekends during the summer.
Long Island Sound, Bronx, NY 10464
+1 718-885-0300
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All reviews seafood new england crab shanty long island sound fishing village black whale don coqui sammy's fish box the main drag fried shrimp orchard beach portions are huge antique shops pina colada lickety split my favorite restaurant cape cod
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Reviewed yesterday

While City Island is a seafood restaurant go to place, It's a nice community to stroll on the Avenue and check out the little shops. For casual dining, Johnny's Reef at the end of the island for fried seafood (always fresh, no nasty oil taste)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank denisekR9611PA
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unless you've been here, it's hard to describe how you feel like you're in small town America and, at the same time, a small seaside village but are actually IN NYC. City Island has great restaurants, antique shops, as well as boat rentals and fishing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pete A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the day was overcast n gloomy on our way to this restaurant for the first time this gs took a sunny turn when we arrived. The dining room is upstairs in a beautifully appointed room with large window where u can see the neighborhood....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank frankfbronx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

City Island has lots of boats all around it and is close to Orchard Beach. Although it is the Bronx it's laid back and relaxed. Many sea food restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank campeddeer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice spot to just go and relax in the summer time take in some good seafood and drinks. I recommend Sammy's fish box for some good lobster tails.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dameong221
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Awesome place for a midday brunch or romantic dinner. Seafood preferred, but great steaks as well. A hidden Bronx gem!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jet587540
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I had a great night with my friends stopping to get some shrimps and drinks during my bachelorette limo party before heading out to party. The pina colada was so good ! The fried shrimps was amazing 🤗

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trina B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great food and servce. Beautiful view and the freshest food ever. The calamari, fresh oysters, pasta everything was divine

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lakeisha O
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Mention the Bronx and chances are you'll think of a noisy, congested area of New York with elevated trains still rumbling through and major highways cutting off one neighborhood from another. If you were to close your eyes and taken to City island, then allowed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cyreese
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It's an easy trip from Manhattan to the sleepy village by the water. Good food, friendly folks, sea air.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gpt1101j
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Andrea C
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Response from Trina B | Reviewed this property |
There's a Hyatt in Cross county mall not far away also a Residence by Marriott in Water Place mall also not far away.