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Chez Mike

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596 Columbia Tpke, Ste 12, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1617
+1 518-479-4730
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
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110 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This year our meal was a miss. Turkey was previously frozen as were the mashed potatoes that never really became mashed potatoes but a hard mound when heated per instructions. The carrots were so hard, no one ate them. Green beans were worse. They were not even cleaned properly and we had stems with three beans attached and I was... More 

Thank 2zocean
East Greenbush, New York
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the restaurant 3-4 times. I found it pricey and the food just not that good, often dry, over cooked, seeming to have sat around for awhile. The I read the other reviews and think what am I missing here. But just found it disappointing.

Thank lyraedr
Schodack Landing, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The location may seem incongruous, but this place is as close to perfect as any restaurant I've eaten at and/or worked at. I worked in the industry for 20 years, from diners and dives all the way to a 60 story beachfront resort hotel on Orchid Island in Vero Beach. Everything is detail-oriented here, and all the details are phenomenal:... More 

Thank DCasler1974
Torrington, Connecticut
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is my second time visiting and could not have had a better time. Don't let the location fool you the rest is the best in the area. Service, atmosphere, food, friendly people all good!

Thank cmarkey4
Gambier, Ohio, United States
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Wonderful dinner in a store front restaurant. Truly worth all the positive reviews. Full of locals for dinner, a good sign. We were traveling and found the restaurant on TripAdvisor. Friendly and efficient staff. Good service. Try it. You will be pleased.

Thank Grusmann
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I were looking for a local restaurant for our 28th anniversary. After searching Trip Advisor I came across this restaurant and I remembered hearing good things about it. My husband is NOT one for fancy, small portions places - so this was the perfect place for us. Doors opened for dinner at 5, we got there at... More 

Thank MommaMaria
Castleton On Hudson, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The chef is phenomenal and the staff are outstanding. I've been there s handful of times, and every detail of every visit was positively flawless. You wouldn't expect a five-star restaurant in a strip mall in East Greenbush, but it's there nonetheless. Pricey, but worth every penny.

Thank DaveCasler-74
Albany, New York
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190 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I had the Turkey grilled sandwich. The bread and all the fixings were great. The sweet potato fries were quite tasty and the waitress recommended their mix of horseradish, mayo and sour cream, (when I asked for ranch or mayo), which was excellent!

Thank Bob F
Troy, New York
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a small unassuming place in a strip mall in East Greenbush but my goodness the food is amazing. I had the clam appetizer it was delicious and followed that with the Beef Short Ribs entrée...the sauce was so rich and the meat was extremely tender no too mention the best mashed potatoes ever. My Mom had the beef... More 

Thank laura p
East Greenbush, New York
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Arriving late on a Friday evening we were warmly welcomed. The food and service are always top notch.

Thank GlutenfreeLynn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, French, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 596 Columbia Tpke, Ste 12, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1617
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Greenbush
  • Phone Number: +1 518-479-4730
Near Albany

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?