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87 Debruce Rd, Livingston Manor, NY 12758-2001 (Formerly Flour Power Bakery & Cafe)
+1 845-439-1210
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Livingston Manor, New York
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This was a fine dinning restaurant. It closed over six months ago. It would have been a good turn key operation for someone who could do business throughout the winter months.

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1 Thank pks631
Berkeley, California
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2014

The best coq au vin I have ever had, and everything else was good to better-than-good. Great bang for buck. Friendly chef and gracious hostess. I'd come back in a heartbeat.

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Thank Cliff94708
Manhattan, NYC
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

We've been customers of this place since the original location, which was destroyed by fire. The old location had great baked goods and horrible food (we weren't sure how you could ruin soups, but they did). The new location has great food, but the portions are smallish, and the prices VERY high for the area and not commensurate with the... More 

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Thank TheMuttMaven
Chicago, Illinois
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014

thought the food here was pretty good. nice wine and very very good service. they are only open weekends

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Thank pitttrader1988
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It was a pleasure to have you here, and I hope you enjoyed your visit to the Catskills. By the way, did you ever make it to Niagara Falls or did you run out of time? More 

new york
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Had dinner for first time there this past week - outstanding food. Farm fresh ingredients and great service. Would highly recommend it.

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Thank natalie h
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We look forward to another visit. More 

New York Mills, Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Not a professional restaurant. Don't order wine first. Waited. Half hour for bread while others being served . Then took one and one half hours for entree to come without any attention from owner. This place can never stand up to real restaurants. Try piccolo Paese in liberty for real service. Never go again

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Thank John W
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

Ouch! I am sorry you had such an unpleasant experience here and there are certainly no excuses. My hope is that you will come again and we can earn a better review from you. More 

Mountainside, New Jersey
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288 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Finally JR has returned. We missed him when Sunpower Bakery closed but now he opened a restaurant in the same space. Although it's only open on weekends it is worth a visit. Quite an extensive menu including local brook trout. Cold soup was delicious. The salad was generous and the rack of lamb grilled to perfection. Wine by the glass... More 

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1 Thank snoopysister
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

You have made me very proud of our restaurant, and my husband, J.R. who is responsible for all the good food that comes out of the kitchen. Except the soups! I am in charge of the soup, so my heart is truly swelling. Thank you! More 

Jeffersonville, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Went to brunch at Hello Bistro with a few friends and we had an amazing experience! The food was so delicious, the Eggs Benedict is to die for! Great atmosphere, great service, and we will definitely be back!! Thank you for your hospitality.

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Thank Kel M
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for visiting, and for your review! I love our Brunches, too. More 

New York City, New York
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165 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2013

(Pardon the high school French, but one of the reviewers below was, I think, reviewing this spot from a time before it was a true sit-down restaurant, back when it was "Flour Power") At first, didn't think anything could assuage our sadness at the closing of Flour Power, a bakery that had been on the same spot with the same... More 

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2 Thank 6ContinentsNCounting
DenisefromHello, Owner at Hello Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! And, yes J.R.( Jean-Robert ) is French, has been in the kitchen all his life and just loves to make people happy through food. It's a wonder I am not 300 lbs.! More 

New York
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104 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2013

After being closed for seven months, the bakery's owners have opened a new venture, Hello Bistro. Located in the same rambling farm house overlooking Livingston Manor, the restaurant is open for dinner on Friday and Saturdays and for brunch on Sundays. We were eager to try this new restaurant. The former bakery was superb and there is a dearth of... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Cuisine
French, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Debruce Rd, Livingston Manor, NY 12758-2001 (Formerly Flour Power Bakery & Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Livingston Manor
  • Phone Number: +1 845-439-1210
Description
We offer casual dining in a farmhouse overlooking the Catskill Mountains, with additional outdoor seating in the warmer months. Everything is made in house; our French influenced menu is seasonally inspired, changing frequently, and supporting local producers whenever possible. On and off premises catering is also available.

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