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43 Hillside Ter, Ste A, Monroe, NY 10950-2543
+1 845-774-3340
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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New York, NY
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

What a great meal. The atmosphere was calm and eloquent without being stuffy. The food was amazing. Prices were fair and a great selection. Mostly Italian style cuisine, steaks and Sea bass were fantastic as well.

Thank NeenNJeff
Orange County, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Basic average food. Portions can vary in size I guess by how much supply then kitchen has. Service is adequate. Bar average. Nothing special

Thank brucefi
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125 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, but I have had better. Service was very good and we enjoyed catching up with friends. I did really enjoy the soup.

Thank trcastor01
Long Island, New York
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit to this restaurant. I had been there last year and it was very good. This year we had aa family reunion dinner there, and the service was so horrible, it was laughable! We were ignored most of the night and had to search for a waiter or manager to order. The orders were forgotten, and... More 

1 Thank Linda L
Monroe, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

LOVED the food! Only place I can take my dad for a meal (who's from Italy) and he enjoys it! It's real, authentic food and a wonderful atmosphere! Great comfort food

Thank McD711
New York
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The restaurant is beautiful and tastefully decorated. Service is fantastic and drinks are great. I've been there a few times and the food is just ok

Thank Aida G
Queens, NY
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92 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Our first visit to this restaurant was more than 4 years ago, we had a wonderful time. It was our first date. The owner, Alex, was great. He was friendly, attentive, delightful, and a fantastic host... this hasn't changed. In returning to the restaurant for a second time we could see Alex interacting with the patrons, cleaning up tables, setting... More 

1 Thank Seedofapoet
New York
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

Ate here a few days ago with my family. My husband and I got there on time for our group's reservation, while the others got lost and were maybe ten minutes behind us. When we walked inside to the hostess station, the hostess and a gentleman who is later turned out would be our waiter, were speaking together. Neither looked... More 

Thank Bettine31
Cincinnati, Ohio
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569 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Wonderful meals and service. Several seating options available, indoor and outdoor. This is a very nice place and good for special occasions.

Thank explorepossibilities
Airmont, New York
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant plenty of parking great atmosphere excellent food good wine selection family atmosphere. Great service reasonably priced I would highly recommend.

Thank deepdown2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Hillside Ter, Ste A, Monroe, NY 10950-2543
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 845-774-3340

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