The Hamptons summer season is about to kick into full swing, which means that the restaurant scene is heating up, too. Anyone who travels to the East End of Long Island knows that eating out here can be a show filled with fabulous people watching, glamour and great food.
What are the hotspots this summer that should be on every beachgoers must-hit list?
The sprawling and always packed outdoor patio at T-Bar Southampton.
T-Bar Steak and Lounge, an outpost of the Upper East Side see-and-be-seen eatery, is one of the in-the-know places to go. The outdoor set-up is sprawling and gorgeous, and the food, from steaks to salads to tuna tartar, is excellent. Let’s not forget the great bar with creative cocktails, solid wines and top shelf spirits.
Argento, a newcomer last year, is sophisticated Italian and among the best the Hamptons has to offer. Menu highlights include crispy rock shrimp with citrus aioli and field greens, whole roasted branzino that’s beautifully filleted and broiled jumbo scallops with hen of the wood mushrooms.
Another Southampton must and a newcomer to the scene is Union Sushi & Steak…