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Christopher's Bistro

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American, Bar, Pub
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69 Brookside Ave, Chester, NY 10918-1302
+1 845-610-5400
Today
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon 11:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Chester, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have become regulars and enjoy the pleasant service and wait staff. There are always specials to enjoy and the burgers are great.

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Thank Joanostrer
New York
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167 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Whether you decide to eat at the bar or reserve a table you will always get a great meal with great service. I will advise you make a reservation for dinner. This place is always packed for dinner hours. If you are lucky you might get a seat at the bar. They do their best to try an accommodate.

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Thank David P
Bronx, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here because of a simple google search for a restaurant in the area while passing through. It didn't look like much from the outside but once inside it's a beautiful space! The service was impeccable and the food was AMAZING. My dad said the chocolate lava cake might be the best dessert he's ever eaten! So glad that I... More 

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Thank Caitlin V
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Christopher's Bistro is located in a small mall adjacent to McDonalds on 69 Brookside Ave. When you enter you are greeted by a very nice Hostess who will show you to the Bar Area or Dining Area. The menu is the perfect size and they always have Specials. I have been here four times now and have tried a nice... More 

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Thank Robert K
New York
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I'd heard good things about Christopher's but quite honestly never tried it for the silly reason that its just not very attractive from the outside. It's fairly non-descript, in a not-so-pretty strip mall, tucked into the shadow of a McDonalds. The interior did not do much to change my mind either as it too is nothing special, but the food?... More 

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Thank bbinngirl
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126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We came with friends for a Sunday lunch. I enjoyed the hamburger and fries, my wife had the blt and we were both happy with our choices.

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Thank trcastor01
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Friday evening and the place was jammin'. Reservations are suggested. We waited a 1/2 hr and the food was well worth the wait. I had a special, Arctic Char. It was served over black rice and sautéed spinach and was accompanied by a unique pico de gallo and it was superb. My wife had the... More 

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Thank Vincent A. M
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner food was good - limited menu and a bit pricey. Service was excellent and fast. Atmosphere was cozy and has a nice bar also.

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Thank Rich C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great food and very friendly service. I went for a take out order because I was visiting family in the area, and it was the restaurant was very crowded.

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Thank erinb199
New York
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This place was recommended, so we found them in the little strip mall. Th. ey had a nice selection of craft beers on tap. The french onion soup and the soup of the day were excellent. We ordered a steak dinner and a burger with fries, and all were perfect. The fries had a great coating that made me really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Brookside Ave, Chester, NY 10918-1302
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 845-610-5400

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