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Calico Restaurant

6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1404
+1 845-876-2749
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pastries” (45 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (19 reviews)
“garlic soup” (14 reviews)
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1404
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

Intimate dinner for our wedding anniversary. Excellent local products, friendly and solicitous service, short but interesting wine list. Highly recommended.

Thank Paolo B
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Wonderful food and service! Charming little restaurant. Boulibaise, lamb chops and crab cakes were fantastic! The desserts were phenomenal!

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Owners were cooks and servers. They're know locally for their pastries. Steady flow of take outs from pastry display. Only a few tables so reservations are necessary. Food was really good.

Thank GaryBNewton_MA
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Calico is a tiny treasure evoking Paris in Rhinebeck. A pretty seven-table restaurant, it serves up delicious food and wonderful pastries. During a recent dinner, my husband and I enjoyed a terrific potato-tarragon soup and crab cake appetizer. Both were excellent. My husband then had...More

2  Thank OMSLongIsland
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

The food is of high quality and nicely prepared. We tried their award winning garlic soup which we found tasty but thin. My husband had a pasta dish with shrimp and scallops which he enjoyed. I found the menu limiting Being a fussy vegetarian. Did...More

1  Thank LNM1108
Reviewed 17 August 2015

When we moved to the Rhinebeck area eight years ago, Calico Restaurant and Patisserie was the first restaurant we tried. We have been regular customers ever since. The food is always delicious and moreover, always consistent. There is never an "off nignt." The owners, chef...More

2  Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We drove down from Albany to have lunch at CIA to find the campus closed :( on the way down we were tempted to stop at Rhinebeck by the sight of the restaurants! We got lucky to end up at Calico. The foot was delicious...More

1  Thank Seyfollah M
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Having moved to the Berkshires seven years ago from Manhattan we have desperately hoped to find a restaurant that brings New York crisp service, great food and a wonderful dining experience together. We just found that after visiting Calico. As others have said it's small...More

1  Thank Jugendstrasse
Reviewed 11 August 2015

A wonderful place to stop for lunch when you are in Rhinebeck. Very small so it is personal service and fresh preparation. The Manilla clams on pasta with lobster broth was very good. The pulled pork sandwich was also very good. The pastries looked wonderful...More

Thank robert h
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The food, appetizers, staff were excellent! I had the best rack of lamb. The ribs were meaty, cooked to perfection and my husband had the shrimp and scallop dish and said it was the best scallops he had in a long time.

Thank Michellejeffrob
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a handrail outside
26 May 2017|
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Response from Michellejeffrob | Reviewed this property |
Veronica S
What is your menu like. Do you have meat entrees? I cannot eat fish. Questioning price range
25 March 2017|
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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!
Can you accommodate a private party? I'm hosting a bridal shower for my daughter n many of the grooms family live in n around Rhinebeck. June 3 aprox 67 guests.
12 January 2017|
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Response from Michellejeffrob | Reviewed this property |
It's too small.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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
  • E-mail
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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