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Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson

135 N Water St, 135 N Water Street, 12601, Poughkeepsie, New York, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1756
+1 845-452-5649
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (21 reviews)
“agnolotti” (10 reviews)
“duck wings” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Wine Bar, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
135 N Water St, 135 N Water Street, 12601, Poughkeepsie, New York, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1756
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice local restaurant. The food and service was excellent. I highly recommend going here.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank anth0ny826
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We aim to please, and I’m happy to hear that we did this for you! Also, thank you for recommending us. Nice compliment and greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A pretty, cozy restaurant. We enjoyed our meals and I especially enjoyed the preparation of my pasta meal, which began with a flambe presentation and went on to being "cooked" in a huge scooped-out cheese wheel: the hot pasta melting the cheese from the wheel's...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank keepmovingmom
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for finding us! We are off the beaten path, but our area is really starting to grow with the walkway being right there and the brand new apartments right down our street. Soon it will be very populated, so hopefully easier to find....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, albeit a bit pricy. BUT if you are looking for a first-rate place to get a drink in Poughkeepsie and want to feel cozy, try the Nic L Inn. Nice bar area!More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank natsmom229
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are a farm to table changing our menu 4 times a year to keep our food as fresh and local as possible. This sometimes can cost a little bit more to do, so unless you can appreciate that, you might think that we could...More

Reviewed November 1, 2018

Dateline October 22, our first night in Poukeepsie, before our visit with the “Roosevelt’s” in we ate at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar following advice from TRIP ADVISOR. We had an excellent meal. My wife had ‘price fix’ — mushroom soup & beef tenderloin tip...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Edward L
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback......greatly appreciated! It’s so nice to see that people use trip advisor as their guide to find restaurants. We are honored that we have earned all of the great reviews that our customers have posted. We’re happy to hear...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Great food at reasonable prices. Nice wine list. Very accommodating staff and Linn made us feel very welcome. If you are in Poughkeepsie (which is worth a visit for the FDR sites and the Hudson Bridge walk), don’t miss this restaurant.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BD H
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

WOW.......that’s quite a complement! We wish you did live in Poughkeepsie so that you could visit us more often. We welcome everyone that walks through our doors wanting them to have the same kind of experience that you did. Thank you so much for your...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Chose this restaurant due to the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor the reviews are spot on this was a great dining experience. We were greeted at the front door and escorted to our table where the hostess explained the dining options and made recommendations. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank shorebaby
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for choosing our restaurant and for this 5 star trip advisor review! We’re so happy that your experience was a 5 star one as it should be. We love to make everyone welcome that walks through our doors. I enjoy meeting everyone and...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018

Distinctive homemade pastas, imaginative menu and full flavors made for a very enjoyable meal for our table of 5. We also enjoyed attentive and professional table service. My seat had a view of the Hudson River. Great food, friendly people, highly recommended.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chrismkt
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your whole dining experience with us. We try and please everyone who walks through our door and it’s so nice to hear that we did that for you. Thanks again and hope to...More

Reviewed October 19, 2018

This was our first time in Poughkeepsie and we came on our innkeeper’s recommendation. We weren’t disappointed. It is located in an odd, kind of isolated part of town near the pedestrian bridge. On-street parking stretches down toward the river. Billed as “farm-to-table,” and trendy,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank James M
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2018

WELCOME to Poughkeepsie! We’re happy to hear that your inkeeper reccomended us to you, and that we lived up to your expectations. Word of mouth and positive reviews like this are the best compliments. Thank you for finding us, as we are off the beaten...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Delicious half orders of fresh pasta for appetizers, fall salads offer a creative mix, ...check the fall menu online. Excellent.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FrankRugg
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are a farm to table so we change menus with the seasons to keep everything fresh and local. Our house made pastas are consistent, as our regular customers always come in looking for their favorite one! The ONLY one...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018

We stayed in Poughkeepsie overnight twice on each end of an Amtrak trip. We liked the Nik L Inn so much we went back a week later. It is very well run and welcoming. They have interesting creative and delicious food. They have good wines...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank madmaple
Lynette D, Owner at Nic L Inn Wine Cellar on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Thank you so much for coming in to dine with us while you were in the area. We welcome everyone who walks through our doors hoping that they will have a 5 Star dining experience, as you did! The best compliment are our return customers...More

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Yes......you can go to our website or u can call 845 452 5649 and we will be glad to accommodate you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 N Water St, 135 N Water Street, 12601, Poughkeepsie, New York, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1756
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-452-5649
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant and wine bar serving house made pasta and other Hudson Valley foods. Featuring scenic views of the Hudson and the Walkway and self serve wine machines as well as eight craft beers on tap, a full bar and thirteen wines by the glass.
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