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SUMMER GUIDE Issue No. 6

Live Like a Local Let us find your destination


Live Like a Local Everyone Wants To Be A Townie! This week we are featuring some of the great Main Streets on Long Island. With dozens of towns and villages to choose from we say it’s time to GET MOVING. Living in a town with a thriving Main Street is in high demand. People love strolling along, window shopping, seeing a show, and checking out the local art galleries and museums. Many of our Main Streets are a culinary heaven for foodies with choices from all over the world. In the mood to dine outside? No problem. Each year more and more restaurants are offering curbside dining. Isn’t it great to sit and people watch as you enjoy your meal? In the mood for a spirit? You can find wine bistros, breweries, and rooftop bars. The culinary specialty stores are another treat – visit the local cheese shops, bakeries, and tea rooms. These amazing towns all have a pulse, regardless of the season. They are jumping with activity. There’s weekly music in the park, farmers markets, festivals, and parades. It’s an open invitation to always having a local social scene. These villages are all steeped in history, many were established hundreds of years ago. It’s always interesting to do a walking tour or visit the town’s history museum. Was it a whaling center? Did George Washington ever sleep there? Did the first resident sail with the infamous pirate Captain Kidd? You will be amazed by what you learn. We are finding people of all ages wanting to move to these towns and villages. Walking the dog, and grabbing a cup of coffee in the morning at the local coffee shop or diner is on everyone’s wish list. How wonderful to be able to go for a quick bike ride to the town park with the kids, enjoy the playground and end the adventure with an ice cream sundae. Into antiquing? Browse the local shop and find your treasure! We encourage you to get out and explore the many towns and villages on our lovely Island, you too will want to be a TOWNIE. Call one of our Signature Agents to show you how to LIVE LIKE A LOCAL. You never know, you just might fall in love with a new destination you want to call home. We hope you enjoy our summer series LIVE LIKE A LOCAL where we will spotlight some amazing ways to enjoy your summer. Until Next Time, Pete, Kathy and your Signature Team


TAKE A STROLL DOWN MAIN STREET... There are so many great Main Streets across Long Island. Find your local Main Street and grab a cone at the ice cream shop, go window shopping at the fancy boutiques, or grab a bite to eat at the quaint little local main street cafe. Its time to be a townie! Take a look at some of our favorite Main Streets to stroll down.

NORTHPORT RESTAURANTS & CAFES

BOUTIQUES & GALLERIES

Bistro 44 Caffe Portofino ArToro Restaurant & Tequila Bar Main Street Cafe Skippers Pub Maroni Cuisine The Wine Cellar Village Cafe Feed & Grain Lic’s Ice Cream

Northport Sweet Shop Cow Harbor Fine Gifts Nest on Main Helga’s Choice Hengstenberg’s Florist Wilkes Gallery Einsteins Attic Artfolio CRYPTIQ, inc. Heartichoke Artisan House LaMantia Gallery Penny & Cooper Somewhere In Time Antiques Organically Yours

NIGHTLIFE John W. Engeman Theater The Wine Cellar On Main Sand City Brewery

BABYLON RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE The Argyle Monsoon Steak & Sushi Post Office Cafe Barrique Kitchen & Wine Bar La Famiglia Babylon Burger Bar Molto Vino Swell Taco The Local Horace & Sylvia’s The Brixton Don Ricardo’s Del Fuego Tricia’s Cafe Gemelli’s

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES South Shore Paddleboards Mulberry Street Bunger Surf & Sports Cozy Pet Guru’s In.c The Crushed Olive Deja Vu Sweet Sensations Shabby To Chic Decor

SALONS Posh Salon Simply Nails Hairstories Curl Evolution Little Lash Boutique


ROCKVILLE CENTRE RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE Churchill’s Dark Horse Tavern Kasey’s Kitchen & Cocktails Rooftop 32 Cabo RVC Chadwicks American Chop House

Mr. Miceli Pizzeria Cork & Kerry Sushi Ya Press 195 Croxley’s Ale House Lilly’s of RVC Dodici Winston’s Whiskey & Wine Bar

The Tavern By George Martin Viaggio Tapas Frank’s Steaks Blue Moon 8 RAMEN

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES LUXE Boutique Rhea Nichols Kathleen’s of Donegal Irish Lucky Finds Boutique The Lost Dog Art & Frame Five Pennies Creamery Jeannine’s Boutique Eden Total Skin Care Bikram Yoga Salon Nikko

PATCHOGUE RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE Gallo Perabell Bobbique Swell Taco RHUM Del Fuego Arooga’s Hoptron Brewtique That Meetball Place Locale The Tap Room The Village Idiot Pub Brickhouse Brewery Toast Fulton’s Gate Irish Pub

FARMINGDALE RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE Croxley’s Ale House Uncle Tony’s Pizzeria Library Cafe Dark Horse Tavern CaraCara Mexican Grill The Nutty Irishman Republic Pub Ubaldo’s Grecian Grill That Meetball Place Lithology Vintage Wine Bar & Bistro Charlotte’s Speakeasy Wings Over Farmingdale Vespa Italian Kitchen & Bar

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES Runner’s Edge Brickwell Cycling SoBol Farmingdale Charlotte’s Frozen Yogurt Stuff A Bagel The Chocolate Duck The Divine Olive Farmingdale Music Center Jim’s Stogies

SALONS & GYMS Vital Peel Bar & Spa Satya Yoga Shala Le Che Rainbow Nails Pampered Paws Pet Salon

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES The Energy Bar Striking Poses Paper Doll Curiosity Shop Jeans N More Dahlia Fashions David’s Shoe Emporium Salon Brio City Swag

CAFE’S & SMALL RESTAURANTS SoBol Patchogue The Cheese Patch Smallcakes Cupcakery Roast Coffee & Tea Goldbergs Famous Bagel


COLD SPRING HARBOR BOUTIQUES & SHOPS BIXBY Pashley Children’s Boutique Harbor Hound AvaFlora Aurum Rose Beauty Living Uncorked Upstairs Say La Vie Harbor Bridal Mind Gift Shop Inc. CSH Wine Shoppe Whimsey At The Beauty Tree Joseph’s My Favorite Place Girl Obsessed Boutique

RESTAURANTS & CAFES Grasso’s Sweetie Pies on Main Sandbar Harbor Mist Restaurant Cold Spring Plaza Deli The Gourmet Whaler

MUSEUMS The Whaling Museum & Education Center of CSH CSH Firehouse Museum CSH Fish Hatchery

GARDEN CITY RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE Novita Wine Bar & Trattoria Revel Orchid Waterzooi Belgian Bistro & Oyster Bar Plancha Tapas & Wine Bar Prost Grill & Garten Garden City Bistro La Nonna Bella Sushi Ya Wild Fig Asian Moon Calogeros Leo’s Midway BK Sweeneys Uptown Grille

HUNTINGTON RESTAURANTS & NIGHTLIFE Six Harbors Brewery The Paramount Theatre Crabtree’s NY & Main Munday’s Honu Kitchen & Cocktails Swallow Besito Mexican Restaurant Sapsuckers Little Vincent’s Pizza IMC Restaurant & Bar Plates - South Asian Tapas Spice Village Grill Tum Thai Cuisine The Rust & Gold

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES The Olive Tree Fox’s Kiss My Cake Sound Insight Bon Bons Chocolatier Escape Pod Comics Floras Avenue Book Revue Coco’s Legacy Classic Galleries Mitchells Runway & Rose Ermenegildo Zenga Boutique Clipper Tea Shop BlueBirdNY Boutique KATE & HALE

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES Garden City Coffee Shop Muse Paintbar Bette La Bru Music Lab Hengstenberg’s Florist Neptune Photo Devonshire Home Design Kidville

SALONS & GYMS Beauty Kiss Garden City Barber Shop Cavi Spa La Bella Vita Hair Salon Pure Barre Nail Boutique


SMITHTOWN RESTAURANTS & CAFES H20 Seafood & Sushi Chop Shop Butera’s Casa Rustica Thai House The Crazy Crepe Elan Boutique Faraday’s Mannino’s Napper Tandy’s Old Street Restaurant Aji 53 Croxley’s Ale House Tropical Smoothie Cafe Katies of Smithtown Luso

American Roadside Burgers Smithtown Bagels Yogurtini

SHOPS & BOUTIQUES Dance ‘N’ Things The Fresh Market Liberty Tattoo

SALONS & GYMS Element’s Massage Cactus Salon Angel Tips Bodyworx Tanning 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu The Little Gym Smithtown 10th Planet Jio-Jitsu

OYSTER BAY SHOPS & BOUTIQUES Gambino Italian Next To New Boutique Attic Door Furniture What’s Cooking? Norman’s Hardware The Printery Verrelli’s Market Smith Jewelers Oyster Bay Frame Shop Cloud Services Central Books Oyster Bay Optics

RESTAURANTS & CAFES E. Main Street Ale House Wild Honey Nino’s Pizza

SOUTHAMPTON SHOPS & BOUTIQUES Tate’s Bake Shop Impulse Boutique Theory LF Stores Henry Lehr Inc The Fudge Company Flying Point Surfing Sports Polkadot USA Collette Southampton Rose Jewelers Second Nature Markets Club Monaco Southampton Sant Ambroeus Bandier Breezin’ Up Urban Renaissance

INTERMIX The Village Gourmet Cheese Shoppe Brooks Brothers

RESTAURANTS & CAFES Jobs Lane Gastro Pub 75 Main Juice Press The Golden Pear Cafe Silver’s Le Charlot Maison Vivienne Southampton

MUSEUMS Southampton Historical Museum The Thomas Halsey Homestead

Trattoria & Bakery SoBol Oyster Bay Taby’s Burger House Oyster Bay Brewing Co Casa Mia Italian Deli

SALONS & GYMS Meta Burn Fitness Studio Liliana’s Hair Design Sunlight Foot Spa Pro Sports PT Blue Water Spa Glamour Inn

MUSEUMS Raynham Museum Matinecock Masonic Historical


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Day Tripper Itinerary Destination | Northport Village 9:00AM | Grab your cooler and get ready to fall in love with Northport! 9:30AM | Northport Farmers Market (Saturdays Only) – Enjoy the colors and aromas as you purchase the fruits, vegetables, and flowers. There’s a pickle stand, fresh mozzarella and breads, empanadas and street art. Enjoy the live music as you shop like a local at this harbor front farmers market. 10:30AM | Walk across the street and grab a delicious breakfast at either Tim’s Shipwreck Diner or the Copenhagen Bakery. 11:30AM | Stroll through one of Long Island’s prettiest towns. Be sure to stop along the way at the many great shops. You will find the Cigar Shop, Candy Shop, Toy Store, Ice Cream Parlor, and Boutiques. Pro Tip: Heartichoke has the best whimsical gifts at 145 Main Street! 1:00PM | Place your purchases in the car and hit one of the two waterfront playgrounds with the kids. Enjoy the boats at the town dock and don’t miss the photo op in the park’s beautiful gazebo. 2:00PM | Jump in the car for a few minutes’ drive to have lunch at the Britannia Yachting Center’s Whales Tale Restaurant. Pro Tip: The fish tacos are the best at 81 Fort Salonga Road! 3:00PM | Stop at Lewis Oliver Farm on Burt Ave, they are open daily from 10-4pm. This historic landmark dates back to the mid 1800’s and is a sanctuary to a small family of rescued farm animals. A small donation is requested. 4:00PM | Take a drive down Asharoken Avenue (Northport’s “Dune Road”) a thin strip of land with homes on the bay and sound. 5:30PM | Grab dinner at the gastropub Rockin’ Fish. You have your choice of outdoor or indoor seating, located at 155 Main Street. 7:00PM | Feeling nostalgic? It’s time for homemade local ice cream for dessert at the Northport Sweet Shop, circa 1929. It’s a trip back in time at 55 Main Street! 7:30PM | Get your culture fix at the John Engeman Theater, Long Island’s only year round professional theater. Make sure to get your tickets ahead of time at engemantheater.com. Located at 250 Main Street.

NORTHPORT FAMILY FUN NIGHTS Long Island’s Hidden Gem! Northport Village Main Street Tuesday Evenings 8/7/18 & 8/14/18 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Live Music, Outdoor Dining, Vendor Sidewalk Sales and Antique Cars. Be sure to stop at the Signature booth for free giveaways and meet your local real estate experts!


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