During winter, outdoor dining is now an option on Long Island, with some of the best local restaurants adding heated igloos that allow you to dine outdoors during any season. This dining trend has quickly become very popular, with outdoor igloos/greenhouses becoming some of the hottest tables at your favorite dining destinations. Our real estate agents have the inside scoop on 6 of the best places to have dinner in an igloo on Long Island.
- Vista Sky Lounge – 27-05 39th Ave., Long Island City, NY 11101
For a view from above in your own personal igloo near Long Island City homes for sale, try a trip to Vista Sky Lounge. A classic rooftop bar, Vista Sky Lounge offers unmatched views of the Manhattan skyline with a menu of fine dining and craft cocktails to match. It's a great place to start or cap off your next night on the town.
- Konoba Huntington – 46G Gerard St., Huntington, NY 11743
Outdoor igloo dining is easy to find close to Huntington homes for sale, with multiple great options, including Konoba Huntington. A Croatian tavern with dinner every day and brunch on weekends, Konoba Huntington was ahead of the curve with the igloo trend and offers ample outdoor dining space for your visit.
- Coach Meeting House – 160 Mill River Rd., Oyster Bay, NY 11771
A popular local gathering place located around the corner from Oyster Bay homes for sale, the Coach Meeting House is the perfect place to enjoy an outdoor meal and delicious drinks during any season. If you've been searching for a place to host your own private igloo party, Coach Meeting House is an excellent choice. Founded in 2020, Coach Meeting House is the newest restaurant on our list, but it has already earned a loyal following.
- Finley's of Greene Street – 43 Greene St., Huntington, NY 11743
Do you want your igloo dinner to include the best local craft beers that Long Island has to offer? Then it's time for a visit to Finley's of Greene Street, which was founded in 1993 with the dream of providing excellent meals and the best local brews directly to Long Island residents. Lunch and dinner are available from Wednesday through Sunday, with brunch also available on the weekends. No matter when you visit, you can expect a meal and an experience that you won't soon forget.
- Finnegan's Restaurant & Tap Room – 5 Wall St., Huntington, NY 11743
For more than 100 years, Finnegan's Restaurant & Tap Room has been a popular destination for dining, drinks, and good times in Huntington. This restaurant celebrates the Irish heritage of New York, with a menu that features classic pub fare, craft beer, and cocktails. Enjoy special menus for all of the big holidays and during football games every Sunday.
- Mirabelle Restaurant & Tavern – 150 Main St., Stony Brook, NY 11790
Located close to Stony Brook homes for sale at the beautiful, historic Three Village Inn, Mirabelle Restaurant & Tavern is an ideal place to enjoy some outdoor dining from the comfort of your own igloo. The menu features a mix of upscale French fare and classic American comfort food in a casual, inviting setting. Stop by on Sunday morning or early afternoon for an outstanding brunch menu.
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