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The Trattoria

532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
+1 631-584-3518
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brasato” (6 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a first class dining experience without the attitude. The staff is terrific and the food is amazing. Every course was a gem. The four of us had the chance to split some dishes and nibble off the plates of other dishes. I knew...More

Thank Ashford817
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Completely unexpected based on location, but friends have been multiple times and could NOT stop raving about it. Had a FABULOUS birthday dinner for my mother here - everything was super fresh, delicious and we can't wait to go back. The only downside is having...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

All I can say is WOW!!! Good things come in small packages... this small hidden gem was wonderful. From the warm bread right out of the oven to the entree, it was FRESH and delicious. The staff are so warm and friendly too... I love...More

Thank Cecile M
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Went tonight for my birthday- we had the burrata, clams, two pastas, and the red wine brasata. Everything was delicious. It was the best meal I have had in a long while. The staff was friendly and I could see us going back several times...More

Thank JMGNewYork
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Service is good. Quality of food is great and food is delicious. Margaritas yummy. Nice bar crowd. Definitely recommend this place for happy hour or dinner..

Thank nfrashet
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The menu is frequently changing to reflect and enjoy seasonal produce, products, and tastes. There will always be one ingredient on the menu that I must ask staff to define for me. The long and short of it is, no matter what you order, it...More

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

As others have said, this is an incredibly small restaurant - only 7 tables setup when we visited this weekend. At least half the space is the open kitchen - so the smells, activity and even oil in the air are all part of the...More

Thank joe6343
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Reservations are a must at this very tiny restaurant. The tables are very small and close together. You definitely go for the quality of the food and not the ambience. The food selections are terrific and the menu caters to many different tastes. The fish...More

Thank JKChrysler
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years and will always go back. The food is amazing, any dish you try is great! And the Service is always personable and quick o help. The restaurant is very small so you have to reserve a few weeks ahead...More

Thank Champagne08
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My husband planned a surprise birthday party for me with about 30 of my friends which was absolutely fabulous! A small restuarant with outstanding food and bring your own bottle policy which is a nice option. We often enjoy going just the two of us...More

1  Thank Robinann
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2 October 2017|
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Response from Jeanne H | Reviewed this property |
I called The Trattoria. You have to send them a check, as they don't accept credit cards, and they will mail you a gift card. Here's their address: The Trattoria 532 N Country Rd St James, NY 11780 The Trattoria has been... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Route 25a, Saint James, NY 11780-1424
    (Lake Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 631-584-3518
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