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Chez Mike

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596 Columbia Tpke, Ste 12, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1618
518-479-4730
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Description: Near Albany
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Six years and still firing on all cylinders

My wife and I have been eating at Chez Mike since the day it opened, over six years ago--and this is my first (and only) review. Mike's menus are not pages long--but he features 4 different menus depending on the season--plus some really terrific and sometimes odd daily specials. My wife claims... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Mrmitosis
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East Greenbush, New York, United States
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
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107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
East Greenbush, New York, United States
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My wife and I have been eating at Chez Mike since the day it opened, over six years ago--and this is my first (and only) review. Mike's menus are not pages long--but he features 4 different menus depending on the season--plus some really terrific and sometimes odd daily specials. My wife claims that he is the best with seafood--which he... More 

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East Greenbush, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Chez Mike is my wife and my go to restaurant. We often run over for a quick dinner. The entire staff is very efficient and friendly. The food is different and great. Mike has carved out a great little restaurant dressed as a strip mall. Give it a try you will come back often just like my wife and I.

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Hackettstown NJ, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Food was great , it really was ! But the portions are suspect for the price . I loved the food , loved the service , left Hungry

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My fiancé and I went to Chez Mike for our early Valentine's Day. We made a reservation and were seated immediately in a booth. The ambiance of the restaurant is amazing. So homey but classic. The beer drafts had an amazing selection of local brews. The server was attentive and helpful on such a busy night. We ordered the calamari... More 

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Floral Park, New York
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142 reviews 142 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had not been here in some time so we were concerned that it might have changed. It did but not in a bad way. There were now three course price fixed specials for Tuesdays and Wednesdays that offered good values and the same excellent food. There service was concerned and friendly and the wine selections were varied and well... More 

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Vail, Arizona
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64 reviews 64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Completely excellent all the way around! Chez Mike is one of those rare finds in the suburbs -- a gastronomical delight tucked away in an otherwise nondescript strip shopping center. As a frequently traveler I usually hate eating out -- most restaurant food (especially the chain restaurants) is predictable, overloaded with fat and salt, and (if you eat out enough)... More 

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Valatie, New York
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We have been there several times and never had a bad experience. Consistently excellent with food and service. Prices are higher than a causal restaurant chain, but reasonable for really high end dining. Located in a strip mall with lot's of parking. The inside is nice, but can be crowded and loud. very popular on the weekends to reservations are... More 

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Albany, New York
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have been to Chez Mike at least 6 times. Every meal was great! Don't let the location in the strip mall or the ambiance fool you. No, it's not the most romantic spot in town, but the food never disappoints. Fun and noisy, neighborhood friendly. Great service. All the waitstaff is good, but we especially like June, who remembered... More 

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East Greenbush, New York
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Went for dinner with another couple and no complaints from anyone, my steak was perfection and the other dinners seem to be very good also

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Upstate NY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We've been frequenting Chez Mike since they opened a few years ago. Don't let it fool you because they are in the strip mall. The food is fantastic. If you're gluten free, don't be afraid to go here. They get it. They even have special gluten free brioche rolls that they serve so you don't have to sit and watch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 596 Columbia Tpke, Ste 12, East Greenbush, NY 12061-1618
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Greenbush
  • Phone Number: 518-479-4730

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients

Description

Near Albany
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?