In today's review of View in Oakdale, Newsday's Peter M. Gianotti says the restaurant answers a popular question on Long Island: Can you find a very good restaurant on the water?
Bostwick's Chowder House gets two stars from Newsday critic Joan Reminick. She touts both the New England and Manhattan versions of clam chowder and is pleasantly surprised by the fish tacos.
Diners on the outdoor patio of the View restaurant in Oakdale have a wide view of the Great South Bay. (June 26, 2010)