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Tournesol

5012 Vernon Blvd, Ste B, Long Island City, NY 11101-5795
+1 718-472-4355
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“endive salad” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5012 Vernon Blvd, Ste B, Long Island City, NY 11101-5795
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly, everything tasted great and the wait staff was very attentive. My friend and I ate and drank all the same things except the mussels and fries. 2 hours later I felt nauseous. I ended up getting very sick (I’ll spare you the details). I...More

Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a charming French restaurant with a good friendly and attentive staff. Meal was excellent. Reasonably priced and on a main avenue of Long Island City, so you can try a number of local bars and taverns afterward. Nearby is PS1 MoMA, a major...More

Thank JimL_RedMaps
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This is fantastic! Stephan, and team, omg the French speaking, didn’t understand much, but gorgeous! Stephan, red head x rugby player is the type girls need to flock to. Food is very French, very home cooked, very bloody good. Ambiance, wine list and decor seems...More

Thank Nicstoc
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Amazing combination of French Bistro and comfy food - awesome staff and very welcoming, you will feel like home. Owner Pascal is very charismatic , we love him ;-)

1  Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The establishment is a small, informal bistro along busy Vernon Blvd. Patrons, young and old, can sit outside or inside and are greeted warmly by the French staff. Old fashioned photographs decorate the walls and there's even a tiny wine bar off to the side,...More

Thank jaauoc
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A small family restaurant on Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City. If you want to spend an enjoyable evening with friends or with your family, then this is Bistro for you. There you can enjoy perfectly prepared dishes of French cuisine. Very cozy atmosphere. All...More

Thank Natalia V
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I have been to this quaint French restaurant conveniently located off the 7 train a number of times. The authentic French food is quite good and the staff is very professional and attentive. The Salmon tartar is to die for and the desserts are magnificent.

Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

True Fench bistro experience hidden in plain sight in LIC. For about 20 years now, Tournesol has been offering top quality French cuisine in an unassuming setting and at a very affordable price point. LOVE this place!

Thank AlwaysFurther
Reviewed 6 July 2017

nice little french restaurant being in LIC for so long. The food is always fresh and good, and the service very nice.

Thank JLD86
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Sunflower! That's what it means. I came here for lunch with my friend. While waiting for my friend I checked the menu and the place. It looked familiar then I remember coming to a French restaurant in LIC a few years ago and it could...More

Thank NoraFrydman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5012 Vernon Blvd, Ste B, Long Island City, NY 11101-5795
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-472-4355
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional French Bistro from south west of France.
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