Welcome to Southport, a charming small village within Fairfield County, CT. With its picturesque views of Long Island Sound and access to some of the best beaches in the area, Southport is an idyllic enclave that offers a multitude of activities for new residents to partake in. Whether you're looking to enjoy the outdoors or simply want to explore the local eateries, Southport has something for everyone. As a local real estate team deeply familiar with Southport's unique charm, we are eager to introduce you to this beloved place. Read on to explore some of our favorite things to do in Southport, CT.
Check out the harbor
Visit the beach
Grab a bite
When it comes to dining options, Southport has a wide array of choices. To start your day on a delightful note, you can enjoy the inviting ambiance of The SoNo Baking Co, a neighborhood coffee house and bakery known for its freshly brewed beverages and delectable treats. If you're seeking a quick bite, Spic and Span Market or Garelick & Herbs (just on the Southport/Westport line) offer an assortment of grab-and-go items.
For a more leisurely lunch, The Gray Goose Cafe awaits with its eclectic menu of New American cuisine, served in a charming white cottage setting. For dinner, Artisan is a great choice with its farm-to-table dishes presented in a cozy yet refined dining atmosphere, complete with a spacious outdoor area. Paci is another favorite spot located conveniently at the Southport Train Station, specializing in seafood dishes and handcrafted pasta. Perfect for an after work bite and/or drink. For those in search of a unique restaurant experience in a vibrant atmosphere, Blackstones Steakhouse delivers.
Catch the train
The train between Southport and New York City presents a convenient way to enjoy the best of both worlds. If you're yearning for an escape from the hustle and bustle of New York City, a mere 80-minute train ride will transport you to the welcoming embrace of Southport. On the other hand, for those seeking the vibrant energy and excitement of the city, hopping on the train provides a seamless means to immerse yourself in all Manhattan has to offer. Whichever direction you choose, the train offers an easy and efficient mode of transportation to and from Southport, ensuring you can effortlessly access and experience the wonders of this picturesque destination.