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Main Street Bistro

59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
+1 845-255-7766
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“home fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
59 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1520
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

And I mean even at home! Since 1965 the breakfast special at The Bistro (once known as The Gay 90s) - two eggs any style, toast, home fries and coffee (good coffee in a bottomless cup), for $1.95. No misprint! There are lots of other...More

Thank Gourmetgerry
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I stopped in for the first time with friends for a light breakfast and was amazed at the breakfast special. I was warned that we might have to wait in a long line because it was Saturday morning, but we arrived at a good time,...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Walking back in time - reminded me of the old soda shops back in the day. We stopped in at the end of our romantic weekend to have breakfast before our ride home. So glad we did. It was excellent and love the laid back...More

Thank irishblueeyes21
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Homey comfort food menu with everything you can imagine. Service spotty. Could be cleaner but a great value for the money and something for everyone

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 2 February 2018

There is a reason this place is always busy. It serve great breakfast, with awesome service, and its on the cheaper side. I would have to say it is the best breakfast in town. You will typically have to wait for a table, but it...More

Thank Hillary G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had such a great breakfast sandwich here- bacon egg and cheese on a roll, so simple yet so perfect! Service was efficient and food was fresh as so delicious, will come back for sure!

Thank RT3117
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

If the crowd was an indication they were right. Seems to be very popular with the college crowd. Good eats and plenty of it at a reasonable prices. Had the best veggie burger and chocolate shake. Easy to see the reason why they are so...More

Thank Baltimore48
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I think they should raise the price and get better and some organic options . Great food tasting but if your trying to get heathy - not there .

Thank billherbs4621
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Six of us decended on this lovely place in the pouring rain on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend. There was a line. Out the door. Still, one person from our party had checked in when she arrived, and by the time we all were...More

Thank 12RAS302
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in New Paltz to enjoy a Sunday morning breakfast. We had mimosas and large platters of homemade fresh breakfasts.

Thank lollygal
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Sean B | Reviewed this property |
Table and counter service.
Terry F
17 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, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 18:00
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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