f you’re momentarily uninterested in sunlight, and you just want to eat ribs, drink a beer, and watch sports in a relatively dark room, go to RBQ. It’s a big barbecue spot in the old Playland Motel space, and it’s perfect for when you want to eat something that’ll force you to take a nap on the beach afterwards.
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Rockaway Clam Bar
Rockaway Clam Bar is a stand in the Riis Park Beach Bazaar with really good seafood.
Rockaway Bagels is where you should be getting bagels before a day on the beach in the Rockaways.
Super Burrito makes San Francisco style burritos at Beach 97th Street in Rockaway Beach.
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Boulton & Watt
Boulton & Watt is a solid neighborhood hang with average bar food and some TVs for sports viewing purposes. Adjust expectations accordingly.
Frankel’s is a Jewish deli in the same vein as Russ & Daughters, but on its own level entirely.
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