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Calico Restaurant

6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1404
+1 845-876-2749
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastries” (48 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (18 reviews)
“garlic soup” (18 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1404
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Best meal in the Hudson Valley....delightful hosts. The rack of lamb was superb....cooked to perfection. And the pastries were addicting, returned the next day to buy some for family in NYC.

Thank Anne O
Reviewed 29 October 2017

For a friend's birthday, I ordered the two most popular cakes, a chocolate mousse and chocolate/raspberry. Both got rave reviews as being far more delicious than the usual overly-frosted and tasteless birthday cakes from other places. If you want larger cakes, order early since this...More

Thank huntphd
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent butternut squash ravioli. Don't kiss the garlic soup! Excellent service and amazing sweets! Don't miss this place!

Thank suemel123
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We four friends visited on Sheep & Wool weekend, looking for an early dinner after a full day of tramping around the festival. What a lovely experience! Because it is small, the noise level was low and we were able to enjoy conversation without straining...More

Thank Martha C
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Was in the need for a perfect date night and Calico did not disappoint. From the small intimate atmosphere that is perfect for a date night, to the appetizer and dinner that didn't see once ounce of left overs to the most amazing dessert. Calico...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We had a wonderful time and a great meal at this cozy spot. My wife found the place and I was unsure of what to expect. (However, I've learned to do as I'm told...) The food and the service was exceptional! We'd had a couple...More

Thank sean2u
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We recently had dinner at this lovely restaurant in Rhinebeck, New York. The husband and wife team works well. He is the chef and cooks a variety of foods with interesting taste twists. She works the front of the house and is the pastry chef....More

Thank josiemiz
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Always one of our favorite places to go for dinner. Leslie makes incredible deserts s and Tony is a great chef. My favs are the duck and the rack of lamb. Nice wine list and excellent service always. Note they are for sale as more...More

Thank meltze
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I must have walked past this place without noticing many times. On recommendation of a friend we tried it. The food, ambience (7 tables),and the service were great. Husband and Wife team, Culinary Institute of America graduates, make you feel like old friends. The food...More

Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Sadly, Calico is for sale and likely to close or change hands.We've eaten there since it opened and Leslie made a wedding cake for our daughter so fabulous it or its facsimile was featured on a Cape Cod magazine.When we want desserts we often go...More

Thank lytle2016
Leslie B, Owner at Calico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We are currently for sale, BUT ARE NOT CLOSING. When we do find a buyer, they may continue Calico or make a change. Until we find a buyer it is business as usual!

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Response from Michellejeffrob | Reviewed this property |
Order the rack of lamb if they have it that night or you can call a few days in advance and tell them you want a rack of lamb. They will get it for you. If you like lamb, it's fabulous!
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Response from Michellejeffrob | Reviewed this property |
It's too small.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1404
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rhinebeck
  • Phone Number: +1 845-876-2749
Boutique restaurant with in house bakery. Dinner reservations accepted 5:15-8pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Open other hours for the pastry shop.
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