Point Lookout, New York 11569

SKIPPERDEE’S SWEET PARLOR - Point Lookout, New York 11569

Skipperdee’s: Nominated for Best Ice Cream on Long Island

Skipperdees Best Ice Cream

Skipperdee’s Has Been Nominated for the Best Ice Cream on Long Island

POINT LOOKOUT, N.Y. (Oct. 19, 2016) – Voting has officially begun for Bethpage’s Best of L.I. contest! This year, Skipperdee’s in Point Lookout has been nominated in the Food Category for the Best Ice Cream on Long Island. Only 15 Ice Cream Stores on Long Island received this distinction in 2016. The contest allows voters to pick a first place winner in each category. The contest allows each individual to vote one time per IP address per day. Please see the categories, nominees, and direct links to vote below; the voting period ends on Thursday, Dec. 15.

Best Ice Cream on Long Island: Skipperdees

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Help us take home first place!

About Skipperdees

What do you get when you cross an ice cream shop with a bakery, confectionary, coffee house, and toys? You get Skipperdee’s a celebration of all things sweet and fun. Drop in for a scoop of ice cream in flavors like sweet and salty pretzel or carrot cake, or warm up with an espresso, cappuccino, or other specialty drink. Or stop by for afternoon tea, which takes place each weekday afternoon, where they serve hot cups of tea alongside finger-sandwiches and desserts. Bakers work tirelessly to whip up cupcakes and other baked goods like macarons, while classic candies like Goobers and Chuckles await to delight kids young and old.

Afternoon Tea at Skipperdee’s in Point Lookout NY

Afternoon Teas Service on Long Island in the heart of Point Lookout, NY where bicycles and golf carts are the preferred mode of transportation.

Skipperdees in Point Lookout, NY will be serving “Afternoon Tea” featuring savory tea sandwiches and hand crafted sweets Weekdays from 1 – 5PM and Sat & Sun 2PM to 4PM. Closed Wednesdays.

Skipperdee’s is located in Long Island in the heart of Point Lookout, NY where bicycles and golf carts are the preferred mode of transportation.

“Afternoon Tea” at Skipperdee’s provides elegant & proper service that is run daily by owner, Richard Zampella, who oversaw Afternoon Tea service at Palm Court at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. Afternoon Tea at Skipperdee’s is the ideal oasis for mothers as well as those wishing to take a break, relax and enjoy some of the fine delicacies on offer.

Working closely with Serendipi-tea in Manhasset, NY, our afternoon tea menu offers a wide selection of the highest quality loose leaf teas that have been carefully selected from the finest organic tea gardens and estates from around the world.

Current flavor offered include; “Dahl House” with peach & pineapple; “Secret Garden: with lavender & chamomile, “Chaucer’s Cup” with mango, apple and ginger; “Razzle Dazzle” with apple and raspberry and “Bucaneer” with coconut, chocolate and vanilla as well as seasonal flavors.

Satisfy your sweet and savory tooth by inviting your friends and family for a elegant afternoon at Skipperdee’s Afternoon Tea in an environment that celebrates the “art” of tea.

Guests are also welcome to come in any time for Tea, Coffee, Espresso drinks and a wide selection of hand crafted cakes and pies.
Skipperdee’s Afternoon Tea
Price: $8.75 Per Person. Served with complementary Pelegrino mineral water.

Reservations: Recommended — Dial (516) 431-5000

Time: M-F from 1:00 – 5:00pm, Sat/Sun 2 to 4PM Closed Wednesdays

Address: 26 Lido Boulevard in Point Lookout, NY

Parking: On Street


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Richard Zampella

Richard Zampella: Skipperdees

richard zampella

Richard Zampella is the owner and proprietor of Skipperdee’s Ice Cream Parlor located in Point Lookout, NY. He started in the restaurant industry washing dishes at the age of 16 at a local seafood restaurant in his hometown of Newfoundland, NJ.

Since then, he has worked in every discipline of the food service industry, from the front of the house to the back and has worked & consulted to major hotel companies, such as the Plaza & Starwood Hotel Corporation, to esteemed restaurant groups like Smith & Wollensky, Fireman Restaurant Group and Joe Baum, to legendary restaurants such as the Rainbow Room, Le Cirque and the Oyster Bar at Grand Central.

He created Skipperdee’s in 2010, and says “The food service industry gets into your blood; walk into any restaurant kitchen in the world at 8 o’clock on a Saturday night and you will feel right at home”.

As a business owner in the hamlet of Point Lookout, NY he places a special emphasis on community service and is the President of the Point Lookout NY Chamber of Commerce and sits on the executive board of the Point Lookout Historical Society.

Birthday Parties at Skipperdee’s

Skipperdees in Point Lookout

Skipperdee’s Sweet Parlor in Point Lookout, NY is the perfect venue for your next birthday celebration. With various event options, our pre-planned birthday parties can include craft activities, games, create your own sundae bar, and candy bar gift bags. Call Skipperdee’s today and speak with our events planner that will create a custom event that will exceed your expectations.


Buddy Casimano Photo Exhibit on October 24th

Buddy Casimano

Point Lookout NY Photo Exhibit featuring the work of Buddy Casimano

Come view & purchase Buddy Casimano’s landscape/sunset photos of Point Lookout NY. There will be cocktails, desserts and music along with beautiful pictures & fabulous people. Join us for some Fall fun on the Point…

7-10 PM at Skipperdee’s Sweet Parlor                                                                           26 Lido Boulevard Point Lookout, NY

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