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The Trattoria

532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
+1 631-584-3518
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brasato” (5 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
“panna cotta” (2 reviews)
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532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went tonight for my birthday- we had the burrata, clams, two pastas, and the red wine brasata. Everything was delicious. It was the best meal I have had in a long while. The staff was friendly and I could see us going back several times...More

Thank JMGNewYork
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Service is good. Quality of food is great and food is delicious. Margaritas yummy. Nice bar crowd. Definitely recommend this place for happy hour or dinner..

Thank nfrashet
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The menu is frequently changing to reflect and enjoy seasonal produce, products, and tastes. There will always be one ingredient on the menu that I must ask staff to define for me. The long and short of it is, no matter what you order, it...More

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

As others have said, this is an incredibly small restaurant - only 7 tables setup when we visited this weekend. At least half the space is the open kitchen - so the smells, activity and even oil in the air are all part of the...More

Thank joe6343
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Reservations are a must at this very tiny restaurant. The tables are very small and close together. You definitely go for the quality of the food and not the ambience. The food selections are terrific and the menu caters to many different tastes. The fish...More

Thank JKChrysler
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years and will always go back. The food is amazing, any dish you try is great! And the Service is always personable and quick o help. The restaurant is very small so you have to reserve a few weeks ahead...More

Thank Champagne08
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My husband planned a surprise birthday party for me with about 30 of my friends which was absolutely fabulous! A small restuarant with outstanding food and bring your own bottle policy which is a nice option. We often enjoy going just the two of us...More

1  Thank Robinann
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went to dinner last week here. Superb. Never been here before but I heard rave reviews. I need to know what you put in your spaghetti sauce. You could drink it. I orders Branzini and I got Branzini. So good !!!! Only one thing. My...More

1  Thank sevensevenseven
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing! The place was a bit difficult to find at night. But once you found it, rest assured you can sit down and enjoy

1  Thank CelesteJJ
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We did the chef's tasting menu and each course, from the amuse bouche through to the dessert was incredibly delicious. Not knowing what was coming next added to the allure and we were thrilled with the presentation and flavors of each course. Since this is...More

1  Thank LI_Tony
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
    (Lake Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 631-584-3518
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