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) #54 of 242 Restaurants in Long Island City ££ - £££ American,
4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
+1 718-752-6000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“hanger steak” (2 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Contemporary
££ - £££
4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
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11 - 20 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Great restaurant, great service from our waiter, name on receipt is Zach, friendly, helpful. Food was great I'll go back next time i am in town, thank you for a great meal

1  Thank btownerNashille
Reviewed 23 June 2015

In a search for affordable place outside Manhattan, we were pointed to LIC where we ended up at ALOBAR. I can say only the best for their food and barman is a top expert. Was surprised with Grappa from Malvasia which is pretty endemic for...More

1  Thank Saso D
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We stopped in for their sweet and savory popcorn with bacon. It was absolutely delicious. The beer on tap was also cold and refreshing.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

I went to celebrate a friends' birthday and had a very nice experience. We did the prix fixe, so it was $45 a person before tax/tip. All the food was good, but the steak was out of this world. The strawberry rhubarb was also a...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 17 March 2015

My boyfriend and I are moving to the neighborhood next month so we wanted to spend the day exploring local eats and shopping. We came to Alobar for Sunday brunch and immediately received a warm welcome from Greg. After hearing we were moving to the...More

1  Thank tracym88
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We had a wonderful meal here in August 2014. Service was friendly and mostly attentive. Everyone in our party of six reported enjoying their entrees. My hanger steak was seasoned to perfection and the portion was generous. Small but excellent wine list with good values...More

Thank motohigh
Reviewed 15 May 2014

My wife and I went w/ a couple who lives in LIC who are regulars and Alobar didnt disappoint. We only had beers and apps but all very good. The bacon popcorn in and of itself worth a visit. Also had duck salami, mussels, fries,...More

Thank sccrref
Reviewed 22 April 2014

Just about everything at Alobar is terrific, especially if you like savory meaty food. I've never had a bad meal there. But be prepared: it's expensive!

Thank Juan M
Reviewed 16 March 2014

We stopped by after church and enjoyed a wonderful brunch and bloody Marys. The staff was friendly, service was good and the food was great. It is quaint and beautifully decorated. We are always excited to find fun, new places to go for a meal.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 5 February 2014

We were visiting our granddaughter in LI City this past weekend and she and her fiancee took us out to dinner here. Cocktails were reasonable and very good for the price. Decent selection of beers and wines by the glass or bottle. The atmosphere is...More

Thank DickandPaulineP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
    (47 Ave. & 46 Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: One Stop from Grand Central Station on the 7 train, Vernon/Jackson Stop, 21st. Stop on the G train., 23rd St/Ely Ave. on the E train, B62 Train from Brooklyn, Q103 Train to Astoria
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-752-6000
  • E-mail
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