Day of the Dead Specials


La Fondita in Amagansett will celebrate the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, with kids crafts by the Golden Eagle Art Store on Saturday, November 1 (The rain date is Sunday November 2) from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Children, ages 5 and up, will get to decorate their own skulls, play games, and enjoy La Fondita treats. Space is limited, and the cost is $10 per child. The event will benefit a local family in need. Please make reservations by calling Golden Eagle at (631) 324-0603.

La Fondita is also offering traditional food specials in honor of Dia de los Muertos on both November 1 and 2. Menu items include for $11; Chicken tamales in green sauce with rice and beans for $11; chicken in mole rojo sauce with rice, refried beans and corn tortillas for $14; churros served with chocolate for $3 and atole de pina, a warm porridge beverage with pineapple, a traditional Day of the Dead drink, for $3.

La Fondita, located at 74 Montauk Highway, is open Wednesday through Sunday beginning at 11:30 a.m. For more information, visit or call (631) 267-8800.