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New Moon Cafe

524 Montauk Hwy, East Quogue, NY 11942-3940
+1 631-653-4042
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Ranked #3 of 15 Restaurants in East Quogue
Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue, Mexican
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Description: New Moon Cafe in East Quogue, NY is home of Ol' Tex's famous barbecue & lone star Mexican cookin' and Shana's fabulous handmade desserts! Real southern homemade food is our specialty. If we don't make it right here at the New Moon Cafe, we don't serve it, right down to the barbecue sauce! From fajitas to brisket, we've got what you're craving. Don't forget to save room for dessert!

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English first
Riverhead, New York
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

My husband and I went for dinner on a Friday evening. We both had the flounder filet special. I had my fish blackened and my husband had his broiled. It was very tasty. It came with a mixed vegetable medley and a choice of potato. I thought for $25. that a salad should have been included as well. It was... More 

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Very glad you enjoyed your first visit last month! If you're looking to tighten the bill a bit, we do have our prix fixe Tex-Mex special every night -- $25 includes two entrees and an appetizer. There are some great affordable daily specials as well, such as $2 Taco Tuesdays and $5 burgers on Wednesdays. Thanks for your feedback, and... More 

Hampton Bays, New York
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My husband and I have eaten here many times. It's one of our favorites. The food is always good - fresh, homemade. The staff is friendly and if you're lucky, the owner, Ron (Old Tex) will have a chat with you. By the time you leave, you will feel like you've been hanging out with friends and family, eating a... More 

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

What an incredible review to get to read on this Monday afternoon! Thanks for being so thoughtful, Carolyn. You are family. Until next time, Shana and Ron More 

Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I went here with my family for dinner many times. Every time I go. I get a cheeseburger. It is good but the waiters are mean. I would go back but it wouldn't be my first choice to eat.

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

You can imagine how disappointed we are to read this! We take service really seriously around here. Thanks for speaking up so we can address it with the team. All the best, Shana and Ron More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I came in and did a take out. I had a few beers and do not remember the bartenders name, nice friendly girl. I got to introduce myself to Ron himself. I will be back in. Few weeks. Oh the food was great. Great time!! Chris from Westhampton

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

It was nice chatting with you, Chris! Glad to hear the takeout was a hit. We'll look forward to seeing you again in a couple weeks for some more! Until then, Shana and Ron More 

Eastport
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I won't go back to a restaurant that does not have yummy food for both me AND my children. This place has both. And the prices are reasonable. The staff was very friendly and kind to myself AND my children. I highly recommend. We've been here before and are sure to return.

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Lovin' the stamp of approval from two generations. This is such a lovely review -- hope to see you back this summer! Until next time, Shana and Ron More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Food couldn't be more mediocre. Family of staff is not that friendly. Unfortunately, It's one of the only places to eat right there in the small town. I would never come back if I had any better options nearby.

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

It's disappointing to know that we've fallen short of your expectations in the past, Elizabeth. We want you to come back because you're excited to get your fill, not because you feel like you don't have any other options around here. Our goal is to serve you awesome food and make you feel as well taken care of as possible... More 

Westhampton, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Great food, reasonable prices, unbelievable service. Went with large party of 12 and service and food was incredible prices were reasonable. Lived on east end for 12 years and passed by many times and always busy. We went off season for first time to give it a try and were pleasantly surprised will be back

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to finally have you in this past November! You'll have to check us out this summer, too. Looking forward to having you all back again! All the best, Shana and Ron More 

New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

This is one of our go-to places. Wonderful mexican fare, good drinks, comfy and fun, great for large groups also.

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Appreciate the shout out last summer! We love being one of your go-to places, and we can't wait to see you back this season for more of your favorites. Until next time, Shana and Ron More 

NYC
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

The pluses are that the restaurant is very friendly. The service is attentive and helpful. There is a good selection of beers. Although we didn't try them this time, the desserts are good. Now for the food. One night I had the "combo" (Tacos and a burrito); another night I had the quesadilla. Both were pretty bad. Another person at... More 

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Hi, Chelsea! Sorry we didn't get back to you sooner -- we're just now getting into TripAdvisor. While we're happy to hear you guys enjoyed your drinks, we wish we could have rounded out the evening with some awesome food as well! We have a little more experience under our belts since you were here, and we'd love an opportunity... More 

New York
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

We stopped to this favorite neighborhood spot to try the 2-for-1 fajitas on a special night. Since we were able to walk from our neighborhood we met friends along the way and invited them to join us. We were seated at a large table and our waiter was very quick to take our order and deliver it in a timely... More 

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Ron C, Owner at New Moon Cafe, responded to this review

Love that you picked up some friends on the way over! I know you left this review a couple years ago -- hope we've seen you many times since! If not, we've got some $5 margaritas with your name on 'em. Until next time, Shana and Ron More 

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Additional Information about New Moon Cafe

Address: 524 Montauk Hwy, East Quogue, NY 11942-3940
Phone Number: +1 631-653-4042
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  East Quogue
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue, Mexican

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