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Main Street Bistro

59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
+1 845-255-7766
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“salmon hash” (7 reviews)
“home fries” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Main course is a great place to get a nice big plate of salad, a roast chicken, etc. Not cheap for a place without table service, but worth the price. Nice room to sit in and a good vibe. Fall in after a full day...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We had to go to New Paltz for business so we made the most of our trip. We decided to go here for breakfast and we are so glad we did!! From the friendly staff to the awesomeness of the decor to the food, we...More

Thank Erika B
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Food is fantastic, Carly was absolutely awesome, and they had the BEST hot chocolate I've ever had! I look forward to coming back!

Thank JChicky
Reviewed 27 November 2016

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,...More

1  Thank D Z
Reviewed 20 November 2016 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...More

Thank Josh G
Reviewed 19 November 2016

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...More

Thank klarue57
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

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

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 12 November 2016 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.

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 3 November 2016

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...More

Thank wdurobme1
Reviewed 29 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.

Thank babciasusan
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Sean B | Reviewed this property |
Table and counter service.
Terry F
16 September 2016|
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Response from DrSGPrice | Reviewed this property |
It's metered street parking. Depending on tourists (either SUNT New Paltz families or autumn pumpkin and apple shoppers), it can be difficult or relatively easy. Weekdays tend to be better for street parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 16:00
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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