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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%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“prix fixe” (4 reviews)
“own wine” (8 reviews)
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532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
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Reviewed 15 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 21 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 24 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 25 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 23 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
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here with our friends. We did the pre-fix dinner and everything was amazing from appetizer to desserts. Their menu consists of items you would not have thought would taste good together. But once you actually taste it, the flavors...More

Thank NyJosie
Reviewed 9 August 2016

From the amuse bouche right on through to dessert, each course is delicious and beautifully presented. The menu choices are always changing and exciting. The no corkage fee byo wine policy is a huge bonus, which helps keep dining out affordable for someone like me...More

Thank LI_Tony
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how much is the price fix menu
22 September 2015|
Response from Lo R | Reviewed this property |
2 courses is $16;3 courses is $25
mara m
Are there laundry facilities?
7 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
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
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
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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