97th Street has the biggest variety of concessions on the boardwalk, including a barbecue place (Breezy’s), a ceviche stand (La Cevicheria), a full service bar (Low Tide Bar), and our top pick, Lobster Joint. Get a lobster roll, and eat it at one of the picnic tables.
Where we've featured it
More spots in Rockaway BeachSee more
Rockaway Roasters is a coffee shop in the Rockaways with healthy bowls and not-so-healthy pastries.
High 97 is a concession stand with burgers and fried fish at Beach 97th Street in Rockaway Beach.
More Seafood spotsSee more
Crave Fishbar’s second location on the UWS is larger than the original UES spot and works for nearly every situation.
The boil is fine if you're looking for a night of eating seafood with your hands, but don't expect a real New Orleans experience. Expect butter and Old Bay and that's about it.
Chef’s Table At Brooklyn Fare
Chef’s Table At Brooklyn Fare in Hell’s Kitchen serves a tasting menu that’s unlike anything else you’ll eat in NYC.
Suggested by our writers
What was once called Rockaway Taco is now called Tacoway Beach. The good news? The fish tacos are still the best in town.
Lobster Joint is closest thing to a clam shack that you can find in Greenpoint, and it's absolutely perfect for summer day drinking.
Connolly’s is an old-school Irish bar near Rockaway Beach where you should get a piña colada in a styrofoam cup.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more