Some jet-setters actually hop on their private planes and fly to the Hamptons just for an authentic Italioan dinner at 75 Main(http://www.75Main.com)–a Southampton hotsport for over 20 years that attracts luminaries, dignitaries, super stars and other well-heeled types.
What’s the draw? It’s the heady garlic scents whafting through the air, to the fresh made pastas and friendly ambiance that lure foodies year around, even in winter when the temperature isn’t exactly too inviting to this eastern Long Island, New York eatery.
Fans rave about the impeccable menu with its time-honored breakfast dishes of omelettes, waffles, French toast and fresh fruits and lunches of pefectly-prepared salads, Panini’s, hamburgers and pasta. But dinner’s the highlight with expertly crafted dishes such as soft shell crab in a cornmeal crustwith mixed berries and baby arugula tossed in a raspberry balsamic vinaigrette, smoke salmon fettucini tossed with tomato, red onion in a light cream sauce, and bone in veal Milanese, lightly breaded served with arugula, tomato, red onion, shave parmigianna, finished with fresh squeezed lemon juice and extra virgin olive oil.
At night, after the dinner crowd departs, 75 Main is transformed into an exciting lounge with DJs, drink specials and live radio broadcasts.
The A-list clientele
Talk about name dropping, but here’s a few of the famous folk who dine at 75 Main year around: JodieFoster,United StatesVice President Joe Biden, Howard Stern, Pierce Brosnan, Kim and Kourtney Kardashian, , Paris Hilton and her family, Antonio “L.A.” Reid, Snooki, Kelly Ripa, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson, Tila Tequila, Jonathan Cheban, Sonja Morgan, Kelly Bensimon, Ramona Singer, and the cast of the Real Housewives of New Jersey ,who love being able to indulge in a glass of wine with 75 Main’s rich wine list of French, Italian and California wines.
The restaurant also serves a Sunday Brunch with mimosas and a live DJ from 12:00 PM to 6:30 PM.
After sundown, the restaurant converts into one of the Hampton’s hottest lounges. Throughout the week, the post dinner crowd can take advantage of Ladies Night every Thursday from 10:00PM to midnight—ladies drink free all night long—DJ Fridays, when some of the world’s most well-known DJs play music from 10:00PM to 4:00AM, and St. Tropez Saturdays, where DJs from St. Tropez and Europe spin the hottest music from around the globe.
Under Zach Erdem’s direction the Southampton restaurant has become a local Hamptons favorite and a go-to place for celebrities and vacationers alike.
Next time you’re in the Hamptons, be sure to check this place out: the address is easy to remember: 75 Main Street, Southampton, NY, (631) 283-7575