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The Fifth Season

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34 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1220 (Mariners Way)
+1 631-477-8500
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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149 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We enjoyed salmon & chicken. Three course meal. Surprised at the large amount of menu choices. Very reasonably priced for week. Food and service excellent.

Thank Mora1234
Port Jefferson, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seasonal Menu changes each season. They make use of the best ingredients and handle them expertly. Prix Fix specials are usually the best deal here, otherwise, you will be spending some good amounts of money. It is worth it for what you get though. Atmosphere is quiet and casual and the sunset views from the upstairs dining room are spectacular... More 

Thank Gus S
FifthSeasonR, Owner at The Fifth Season, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are happy to finally have access to respond to our guests. It seems TripAdvisor made some changes and we had to wait patiently for the technical corrections. We are so happy you have enjoyed the restaurant often and glad you enjoy the prix fixe. We just added another... More 

Port Jefferson, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I've never had anything but an excellent meal there and we eat there about six times a year. The menu changes with the seasons and everything is very fresh and tasty. One drawback for me is the lack of an elevator when being seated on the second floor. Unfortunately if I go there early they are not serving downstairs. If... More 

Thank RCTekkie
FifthSeasonR, Owner at The Fifth Season, responded to this review

We are happy to finally have access to respond to our guests. We are sorry you were not comfortable with the table or temperature and glad we were able to remedy. We appreciate that you choose to join us each season. More 

Port Jefferson, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have enjoyed Fifth Season many times in the past. When the weather is nice it is very enjoyable to sit and eat outside. Their Sunday brunch is very nice. Always have a good dinner menu. I enjoy the fish dishes. Other family members enjoy the duck and steak. Atmosphere is very comfortable and the service is usually above average... More 

Thank vacationers2015
FifthSeasonR, Owner at The Fifth Season, responded to this review

We are so happy to finally have the ability to respond to our guests (4/18/17). Thank you for your kind review regarding the food and service. We are happy to announce we are busily preparing to open our outdoor patio in only a few short weeks. Let's hope for some warm and sunny days ahead. More 

Middle Island, New York
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The atmosphere in the bar area is really nice. They had a duo playing and they were really good and not over powering. These guys are there first thursday of the month we are going back to see them. The drinks and apps were really good (although very small portions).

Thank Roeheintz
FifthSeasonR, Owner at The Fifth Season, responded to this review

4/18/17-We are happy to announce we finally have access to respond to our guests. Thank you so much for your review of our bar and lounge. We agree Greg and Brian are fantastic. Greg also plays with a cajon drum player named Andy here as well. We are glad you enjoyed happy hour and hope to see you again soon. More 

New York
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83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My sister and sister-in-law had their reception here after their wedding in December 2016. They had a group of 20 people and the room was a perfect size.The service was great, the food was amazing. Our party had vegetarians and vegans they were able to cater to them perfectly. The only problem was the room was very cold even with... More 

Thank Marissa C
FifthSeasonR, Owner at The Fifth Season, responded to this review

4/18/17- Hi Marissa, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor as well. I'm sorry we did not have access until now to respond to our guests. I know Deborah was honored to be a part of your day and I apologize again for the temperature in your room. Unfortunately, with the wind it was 12 degrees outside and the room... More 

New York, New York
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Nothing really special here. The fish was so overdone we couldn't eat it. However, the short rib was excellent. But, for thirty bucks for one piece I felt like I was back at Disney! This might be a good last minute option but definitely not worth making it a destination.

Thank lut5556
Miller Place
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37 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We have been to some selective and special dinner events (wine tasting etc) and as well on a special occasion "date" with no kids. I have never been disappointed nor had difficultly getting a great entree and meal experience for my selective diet requests.

Thank thomasjohnlynch
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Anniversary dinner!!! We love the Fifth Season. The food is always delicious. The service is professional and friendly. Do not forget to have dessert!!!

Thank LovePranaYoga
Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Final night in Long Island,Treating the family to a special meal on the last day of our holiday before going back to the UK. Great food all round, everyone very happy with the food. The only thing we found that the space between us and the next chairs was tight. Service excellent.

Thank Shastonman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1220
    (Mariners Way)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Port Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 631-477-8500
Local farms and waters are the inspiration for this New American restaurant that focuses on preparing menus using ingredients that change with each season. American microbrews and wines are carefully selected to pair with each dish our chefs create. Enjoy our House-Infused Artisanal Cocktails made with seasonal purees and fresh squeezed juices while overlooking the Long Island Sound on either the outdoor patio, upstairs seating or cozy lounge. Established in 2004 in Greenport, this Zagat top-rated restaurant for both food and service moved in Spring 2008 to Port Jefferson harbor.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?