The 1770 House
143 Main St. East Hampton, NY 631-324-1770
At this sumptuous inn, no detail is forgotten. With six rooms and a carriage house, reservations are recommended way in advance. A full breakfast is served on weekends. Expect fine dining in the acclaimed restaurant, or enjoy traditional pub fare in the tavern. Or never leave your room. Each is equipped with a 40-inch plasma TV and wireless internet connection. Sleep on pillow-top mattresses in beds dressed in Frette linens. Don the robe and slippers and relax, especially if you choose a room with a fireplace.
The restaurant: This historic inn is full of antique touches. But the food veers contemporary. Notable dishes include Scottish salmon tartare, tempura skate with green papaya and Thai-chile vinaigrette, sweet corn soup, pan-roasted flounder accented with kaffir lime and lemongrass, and a caramelized raspberry tart with mint sauce.Hours: Every day for dinner Ambience: Very Good Service: Very Good Reservations: Required