The American Hotel
49 Main St. Sag Harbor, NY 631-725-3535
The American Hotel, which has eight guest rooms, is a local landmark. It's known for very good food and a wine list nearly as long as a Russian novel. There are about 2,400 wine varieties, 30,000 bottles in this entertaining volume. The establishment has its regulars and is in its own way a tourist attraction, too. You'll enjoy the vintage style of the place, which appears to preside over downtown Sag Harbor in Empire and Victorian fashion.Hours: Breakfast 8-11 a.m., Lunch, noon to 4 p.m., and dinner from 5 p.m., Happy hour/bar menu 4:30-6:30 p.m. Reservations: Recommended Notable dishes: Steaks, chops, local seafood.