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Bistro 72

1830 W Main St, Hotel Indigo East End, Riverhead, NY 11901-3113
+1 631-369-3325
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1830 W Main St, Hotel Indigo East End, Riverhead, NY 11901-3113
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at Bistro 72, which also serves as the hotel's only bar. For breakfast, Bistro 72 offers a modest breakfast buffet, with fresh bakery goods, fresh fruit, yogurt and a few savory items. You can also order a la carte,...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner this past weekend, the waitress for sure made it a great experience. Great drinks and food, we'll be visiting again!

Thank Silvanad09
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My friend and I were attending a play in the area and were looking for a place to eat. My friend found Bistro 72 online. We weren't aware at first it was a restaurant in a hotel. Although the restaurant wasn't large, not many tables...More

Thank Jacquie K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Disappointed. Came here with family and expected better service and better food. Ordered a London Lemonade, which was supposed to have raspberries, but had blueberries instead. Not a big deal, but it should have been mentioned ("we will be substituting blueberries for the raspberries...is that...More

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Although we had a reservation, the hostess gave us a difficult time seating us. We wanted to be near the piano since we were there to hear Trevor Davison at the piano. We wound up eating at the bar. Not cool!

Thank ladyjj1025
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited on a Sat. evening. Seated at 6:45 p.m. To say the very least, the noise was horrific. We were seated in the bar area and could not converse comfortably. The food was delicious. We sampled Cesar and Wedge salads, then Salmon, Lamb Rack and...More

Thank Marguerite I
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We were staying at Hotel Indigo in Riverhead, NY and decided to try Bistro 72 after reading good reviews. There was a bar-b-que special menu going on, and I decided to try the burger. My husband chose the burger off the regular menu because it...More

Thank sarabelle59
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The waiter was nice and even solicitous when it came to explaining the various things that were less than perfect about dinner. What turned me off why is his desire to blame things on his busboy and toss him under the bus. Not cool at...More

Thank Paul E
Robert S, Director of Food and Beverage at Bistro 72, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Paul E, Thank you for taking time to review your dining experience in our restaurant. We always appreciate feedback good or bad as it allows us to make changes and grow our team. I would like to obtain some more information from you so...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We rarely go out to eat so we were anticipating a delicious meal at this respectable restaurant . My husband and I both chose the mesquite chicken with sweet potatoes. It was dry and tasteless. When we mentioned it to the waitress , we were...More

Thank Pebbles363636
Robert S, Director of Food and Beverage at Bistro 72, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Pebbles363636, I am very sorry to hear that your experience in our restaurant was anything less than a pleasant one. I have taken time over the past week to address your concerns with my team and we have made adjustments as necessary. I would...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

If this had been a high end hotel in London the the prices might have been justified but it wasn't even close. This is a restaurant tacked onto the side of a hotel and although the ambience works the food was pretty poor. The pancakes...More

Thank ClatonF
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Questions & Answers
6 October 2017|
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Response from YodaNyc | Reviewed this property |
I would NOT suggest Bistro 72 for children. Other than a hamburger, the menu is not for children and the prices have been increased by over 20% in the last few months. We've stopped going their as they have removed many of... More
Jolene D
30 March 2016|
Response from chefjoey5 |
Good Morning Jolene D, Thank you for taking the time to inquire about the menu here at Bistro 72. Right now we have a delicious vegan asparagus & mushroom ravioli that I find myself eating quite often. I have just recently... More
nancy o
26 February 2016|
Response from Mommadukes01 |
Hi Nancy O, Thank you for reaching out to us. We are not located in downtown Riverhead. Bistro 72 is located at 1830 West Main Street, directly off of exit 72 from the Long Island Expressway. We hope to have the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1830 W Main St, Hotel Indigo East End, Riverhead, NY 11901-3113
    (River Road)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +1 631-369-3325
  • E-mail
Bistro 72 brings you a distinctive contemporary dining experience on Long Island’s East End. Our cuisine seasonally showcases the finest locally-grown ingredients and regional wines. We offer natural and organic options when possible presenting a delectable menu of fine pairings and great flavors. We feature indoor/outdoor and poolside/ fireside dining.
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