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Kitchen A Bistro

532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
+1 631-584-3518
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“duck” (4 reviews)
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532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

I live outside the US and wanted to treat my family who lives in Long Island to a nice dinner. I was impressed with the food quality but the payment experience ruined our evening. Believe it or not, this restaurant doesn't accept credit cards and...More

1  Thank Stefan0vic
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at kitchen a bistro several times in last few years. Usually food is very good though not incredible. Atmosphere very nice and cozy. Too many red meat choices for me and lots of cream which we also s kid. Peak times it...More

Thank jeffstravels123
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I was here for the 1st time almost 3 weeks ago at the suggestion of a friend whom we met for dinner. We had a great time and I was impressed at the food and service uncommonly found at a small restaurant. I returned there...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Needs a face lift Looks tired and unkempt At that price point-just weird Food was very good but I am not rushing back.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We tried this restaurant after passing it many times. We had heard nice things about it and were not disappointed at all. The food was excellent and well presented. The atmosphere was nice and the BYOB was a nice feature. Cash only is daunting this...More

Thank ken4174
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is upscale, of adequate size with tables literally on top of each other. My husband and I had a reservation and were seated at a tiny, square table for two which was joined to a second table of the same size. It basically...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I are here for the first time in a few years. Still as delicious and unique as ever. We even got a few sample dishes, which were quite nice. Everything was delicious. Everything.

Thank MBenzinger
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I've been there a few times with my parents. It is one of the best restaurants on Long Island. The quality and diversity of the menu can't be beat. Sometimes I would get the pre-fix menu ad sometimes I would order a bunch of appetizers...More

1  Thank MBenzinger
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Came here for a celebratory dinner with family. The wait staff was very attentive and knowledgeable. Food was excellent except for the hake entree which may have been under cooked as it had a very odd texture. Desserts were amazing. Overall a really great experience.

Thank Goofy3mmc
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Cute restaurant, amazing food, BYOB, cash only. This is my favorite restaurant around. They offer a price fix menu as well as a la carte. Have dined here many times and never had a bad experience.

Thank Emma S
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21 September 2015|
Response from Lois R | Reviewed this property |
2 courses is $16;3 courses is $25
mara m
6 January 2015|
Response from Daniel L | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I understand your question. This is a restaurant . Not a laundramat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
01:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
01:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 631-584-3518
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We welcome you to Kitchen A Bistro to sample our seasonal market inspired contemporary French bistro cuisine. The restaurant has received numerous accolades including being voted the top french bistro on Long Island by Zagat. We offer a casual fine dinning experience and invite you to our Kitchen.
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