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Cargo Cafe

120 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10301-2503
+1 718-273-7770
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
7 Feb 2018
“Still funky”
25 Aug 2016
“The Best Hamburger on Staten Island”
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120 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10301-2503
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

The Cargo Cafe keeps chugging along. It is still mostly a place to hang out and drink and eat perhaps. I don't think you plan to dine here. You eat the basics that they serve which are usually pretty good. I'm a fan and like...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Not only are there daily specials. This place serves the single-best hamburger on the Island. And you won't feel guilty about eating the roll if you side-order grilled veggies 'stead of French fries.

Thank NormaWolfe
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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

I went here sober one time with my father big mistake. Started noticing rodents running around and how some of the food ingredients tasted a bit stale. Overall I would only go back drunk and not eat anything.

1  Thank Vitaliy S
Reviewed 13 February 2015

from the ferry, go down Bay Street to Slosson and it's on the right. Great food (especially the sandwiches and burgers, and the free soda refills), great prices, friendly service.

1  Thank NickZ_si
Reviewed 12 April 2013

The food here is OK. Lots of regulars suck up the bar space and they think they're really something special and intellectual. that gets old real fast.

2  Thank jennifer821
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Hello staten island visitors. Feelin low, tired exhausted Need a boost of energy LOOk no further Come on In Cargo cafe is the place

Thank johndarvey
Reviewed 4 May 2012

Food's ok. To enjoy this place after 6 PM you need to be under 30 and drunk.

2  Thank Dargamogirl
Reviewed 20 March 2012

This joint isn't classy, but I don't care. Its a bit on the Yuppie side Just give me great tasting, gourmet style food, and I'll be back. They have a well stocked bar too. Doesn't look like much from the outside, but don't let that...More

1  Thank Countryjew
Reviewed 4 March 2012

in my 20s i used to be a regular there and have hung out some times since. i know its now closed. However, the food was Good. and A good mixed crowed

Thank Arudio
Reviewed 2 March 2010

From the outside of the building to the inside it has very cool murals and art work. They even give you crayons to draw on your paper table cloth. The food and the drinks were great. The service was just ok but the environment made...More

Thank Creativesensations
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Bay St, Staten Island, NY 10301-2503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island
  • Phone Number: +1 718-273-7770
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