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Main Street Bistro

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59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
+1 845-255-7766
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08:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 08:00 - 16:00
Thu 08:00 - 15:30
Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 18:00
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New Paltz, New York
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The bistro is no larger than a studio apartment, with things and paintings all over, creating a rather crowded atmosphere. It is also extremely noisy. The wait, which can at times snake out the door onto Main Street can be long. Ours was 18 minutes, then we ordered breakfast. Another 15 minute wait. The waitstaff is harried, and busy bussing... More 

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Thank D Z
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother took me and wife here. Great breakfast eggs Benedict and omelette were great. Be prepared to wait if you go on a weekend though we went 9:30 on a Sunday morning and had a half hour wait by the time we sat there was a forty five minute wait. Food was great and so was service. Must visit... More 

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Thank Josh G
Newburgh, New York
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I decided to try this place on a whim, small little restaurant that was packed at three in the afternoon, I received a pasta and shrimp bowl that was to die for, and my friend had the chili which she loved. I tried her guacamole dip to see, because I have never liked guacamole before, well this... More 

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Thank klarue57
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great! Good atmosphere, Great music, friendly service. Prices are reasonable. Worth the wait.

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Thank Chris N
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best breakfast in town! Definitely worth the wait. The eggs Benedict are out of this world! The staff are hard working and exceptional at what they do.

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Thank Sean B
Berlin, Germany
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great little place to grab a hearty breakfast before a day of hiking / climbing, etc. On weekend mornings it can get packed so either go early or be prepared to wait to get a seat. Service is quick / attentive and the food is reasonably priced for the area.

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Thank wdurobme1
Birmingham, Alabama
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The food here was very reasonably priced, hearty and excellent. My entree came with home baked bread which was great! Not much on looks, but a bustling, efficient atmosphere.

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Thank babciasusan
Warwick, New York
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Small place for breakfast and/or lunch with usually a wait to get in but worth it. Food is well prepared and good service. Always specials that we like to try.

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Thank Sandra M
connecticut
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cozy little breakfast place, very busy on a Saturday morning in the fall, had to wait a bit, but the food is so worth the wait. Many unique breakfast choices. Delicious !!

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Thank jodaley
New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Quaint and small but very comfortable and affordable. Great staff and atmosphere. Great breakfast. Love going to visit makes me feel like home.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Paltz
  • Phone Number: +1 845-255-7766

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?