08/16/15 9:38am
Dining on the back deck of The Dory (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Dining on the back deck of The Dory
(Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

There are few things better than sitting outside for lunch in the summertime, enjoying a beautiful waterfront view along with your meal.

And that’s what you get at The Dory Bar & Restaurant, which is located on Bridge Street and features an expansive vista overlooking Chase Creek. (more…)

08/13/15 9:55am
Freddy Cole performs at the Dory on Tuesday, Aug. 11. (Credit: Bev Walz)

Freddy Cole performs at the Dory on Tuesday, Aug. 11. (Credit: Bev Walz)

Singer Freddy Cole returned to the Dory restaurant on Tuesday to headline Shelter Island’s Jazzfest.

Lionel Frederick “Freddy” Cole, an American jazz singer, pianist and brother to the late Nat King Cole, is a long-time friend of the Dory’s owner, Jack Kiffer. Kiffer builds Jazzfest around him as the main headliner. (more…)

08/06/15 10:37am
The Dory Bar & Restaurant (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The Dory Bar & Restaurant
(Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

“I’ve been doing this for about eight years and it wasn’t really an organized thing, now it’s organized.”

What Jack Kiffer, owner of Shelter Island’s The Dory bar and restaurant is refering to is the Second Annual Shelter Island Jazz Fest beginning next week.  The landmark waterfront restaurant is bringing a week’s worth of live jazz music to the island. (more…)