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Wharf Bar & Grill

416 Beach 116th St, Far Rockaway, NY 11694-2060
+1 718-474-8807
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“gas station” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
416 Beach 116th St, Far Rockaway, NY 11694-2060
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

This place is great, very unusual location and you get the impression you are in the wrong place, but don't let that put you off. It is this kind of experience that I think people are often looking for when travelling - something not pretentious...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NeedToSeeItAll
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Upfront: 116th isn't the affluent section of the Rockaways. Not remotely. So while walking here isn't dangerous (at least when I went), it's not attractive scenery either. But the view from the Wharf's outdoor deck is absolutely excellent. The wharf is on the bay side...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank DonInConnecticut
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is really good, locals go-to after beach summer spot. The service is good amid the crowds that have found this place. The seafood is always fresh and delicious. Cold beer never hurts!

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Manny C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

If you are not familiar with this beautifully situated restaurant, you would not know that there is no one to show you to a table. You just find an empty seat. We shared a table with a couple that was already seated. We waited awhile...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Grancy06
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The getaway without the getaway. This place feels like you've been transported. Lots of locals. Great drink spot and bat food.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Beautiful setting on a sunny day made for a great brunch. The food was good, nothing spectacular. The service was excellent.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank hands34639
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The view is amazing, and a lot of fun to be right on the water. The food was ok but not amazing. I had just run a half marathon and was in the mood for deep fried food (usually I eat much more healthy). The...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank reljrodriguez
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Felt like I was in the hamptons with only an hr ferry rise from Bklyn. Food average but staff EXCELLENT friendly and welcoming. Our waitress was Connie sweet as pie and when my husband helped grab the umbrellas flying away with the wind the offered...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Went there on a beautiful day and there was a party going on on the outside area. Understaning....my family and I chose to sit inside. We walked in and asked if we could sit anywhere, the waitress who looked annoyed that we even asked her...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

wonder spot overlooking the water , smells terrible like old beer , antiquated, no VIBE, could be Rockaway hottest spot, looks like there is no effort in the menu or establishment.

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank scubacatBrooklynNy
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
I would bring cash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Beach 116th St, Far Rockaway, NY 11694-2060
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Far Rockaway
  • Phone Number: +1 718-474-8807
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