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The ultimate guide to winter dining on Long Island

The North Fork Table & Inn in Southold

The North Fork Table & Inn in Southold offers a s'mores experience with a mini bonfire for roasting marshmallows and drinking wine. Credit: Randee Daddona

Temperatures might be going down, but Long Island's restaurants are just starting to heat up. Igloos, greenhouses, fire pits — restaurateurs are devising countless ways, and sparing no expense, in an effort to preserve some semblance of the outdoor dining experience even as temperatures drop.

Aside from creative outdoor dining experiences, as well as some suggestions for spots offering heated outdoor dining, here you'll find places to grab standout hot chocolate, gift ideas for the foodies on your list and much more.

Take a look, plus check out our Winter Holidays section for more goings-on.

CREATIVE OUTDOOR DINING EXPERIENCES

HEATED OUTDOOR DINING

STANDOUT HOT CHOCOLATE

RESTAURANTS WITH FIRE PITS

RESTAURANTS WITH IGLOOS

POP-UP EXPERIENCES

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