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Main Street Bistro

59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
+1 845-255-7766
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“french toast” (5 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 20 February 2016

Their is a great reason why people will wait outside in February to get a seat at this establishment. The food and service is outstanding. A must place to eat for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

There is usually a wait - which is a good sign! I would highly recommend you visit New Paltz the interior is fun and the wait staff do a great job! Enjoy!!!

Thank Carmen I
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

My favorite place to go for breakfast! Amazing prices for amazing food. Always love coming here highly recommend for breakfast!

Thank Kim I
Reviewed 5 January 2016

You can always expect well prepared food made with fresh and healthy ingredients, though you might have to wait awhile to be seated. All baked goods are made on premises. Serves beer and wine.

Thank maxmpk
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Get here early to avoid waiting outside. Large menu. About 7 booths and 7 tables and a small counter to eat at. This place packs in many diners. Very good food at affordable rates.

Thank steven b
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Easy to find but parking is always a problem in New Paltz; excellent service; medium rating of food--some not hot when it should have been. This is a college town, so this spot is almost always busy. Staff very friendly; deciphering the bill was an...More

Thank macc759
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Luckily we never had to wait on line, mainly because we are such early birds! But I believe it would be worth the wait... the breakfast is awesome! I had the walnut citron french toast and eggs, sausage, etc. SOOO good! The coffee is probably...More

Thank Monica K
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Bistro very busy at time but staff were excellent. Waited only 5 minutes for table. Food was excellent and well presented. Highly recommended.

Thank May04sam2015
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I enjoyed the Tomato vegetable soup and my husband had the Huevos Rancheros, on the jalepeno corn bread! Both a home run. Our friends ordered veggie wrap and the special chicken sandwich and both were dellish… fresh and hot, served casual and cozy. Fresh delicious...More

Thank Julymermaid61
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Stopped here for brunch. Had to wait quite a bit for an open table. Usual sign of a good place to eat. Well it turned out to be a very good flavorful meal. Everyone found their dishes to be tasty and different The Huckleberry Frolic,...More

Thank Brownstone76
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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
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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