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Salamander's On Front

38 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944-1614
+1 631-477-3711
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (82 reviews)
“soups” (22 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
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10:00 - 20:00All hours
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38 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944-1614
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a cozy store. It is very small but worth eating there or taking out. We had mac and cheese, which was amazing - it was almost like mac and cheese with lasagna twist. Not too cheap cheesy taste but we enjoyed this sophisticated way...More

Thank nyay
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello nyay, Thanks for taking the time to send in this great review! We make everything from scratch, as local as possible. But we're not so small! With only one waiter on at this time of year, you missing seeing the mezzanine with a 30...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost $20 for a small roasted chicken, not ok with me. I did buy a quiche that was out of this world delicious. Wish I could have had more but I was just not willing to pay the ridiculous prices.More

Thank AliceMA007
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear AliceMA007, Thanks for reviewing us! We use antibiotic & hormone-free chickens from a top purveyor, hence the cost. We obtain the very best produce & ingredients we can, mostly local (right now.) We find our customers understand that top quality products cost more. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited Salamanders for years, and am always pleased with the quality of the food. Terrific Salads, delicious soups, rich desserts, wonderful seafood, etc. In the midst of the 2017 Greenport Maritime Festival, stopped by for a quick lunch. Found possibly the best corn and...More

Thank TedofGreenport
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello TedofGreenport, What a terrific surprise to find you in our Tripadvisor review box this morning! Thank you for this amazing write up. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious brunch egg sandwich. Also fun conversation with owner. They are known for fried chicken. We will be back to try !More

Thank Solitude1
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Solitude1, Thanks for taking time to give us a great write up. It was a pleasure to serve you! May we suggest (as well as fried chicken,) you check out the dinner entrees? The Codfish in Banana Leaf with sticy rice is pretty darn...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did take out and the chicken was good. The server I delt with was not very healpfull. It was like they did not wish our business.More

Thank Robert C
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robert C, First of all, thanks for the 5 stars & good words about the fried chicken. We work hard to make your experience a great one but sometimes something falls through the safety net. Please feel free to contact me with details. We...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Ive been eating at Salamanders for almost a decade now - even before its Front Street location. I have dined-in and taken out. Great Catering. Great take-out. And now that it is on Front Street, - its great for a quick bite too! Its hard...More

Thank ten09
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear ten09, Wow! Thanks for the great write up! We still make most everything from scratch, local produce when possible. Please say hello when you're in next time.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

My family and I had the lobster roll, fish and chips and a burger. We all agreed the food and service was outstanding. The lobster roll was all lobster (huge pieces), the fish and chips was tasty and lightly battered and the kobe burger was...More

Thank gcfdlt2
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A great lunch spot with some surprising gourmet twists! Our two vegans loved the Dahl soup, the wings were meaty and delicious. and the fried chicken to was top notch. Easy to miss, but don't miss out.

Thank Stefanie S
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

We were delighted to serve you! Thanks for the kudos! Please come back to try our dinner menu!

Reviewed 24 August 2017

You might be thinking, how good can lemonade possibly get? It's just juice sugar & water, right? Well, whatever they do, this is hands down the best I have ever had, and I try lemonade all over the country. I also try to make my...More

Thank Tom_hiredweapon
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Dear Tom_hiredweapon, So happy you love our lemonade! Such a simple thing, but we work hard on it. Thanks for the kind words. Please come back & say hello.

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were deciding where to have a light lunch and finally settled on Salamander's. We made the right choice! We both ordered the fish and chips. I've had it in more states and restaurants than I can count. And this was one of the best...More

Thank NYNann
Claudia H, Owner at Salamander's On Front, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hello NYNann, What a nice surprise to find your amazing review this morning. Thank you for taking the time to write. Look forward to serving you again next time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944-1614
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  North Fork  >  Greenport
  • Phone Number: +1 631-477-3711
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Casual, eclectic dining with full service bar. Food is house-made, locally sourced when possible, organic or antibiotic & hormone-free from the finest purveyors. Full-service at tables & on the mezzanine. Specialty food store department offers fine imported foods & ingredients to take home. Take out menu available, including legendary fried chicken, etc.
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