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Tournesol

5012 Vernon Blvd, Ste B, Long Island City, NY 11101-5734
718-472-4355
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $50
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Traditional French Bistro from south west of France.
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Lido Beach, NY
Top Contributor
163 reviews 163 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice, petite, French bistro on a busy street in LIC (trucks rumbling by interrupted conversation, but this IS busy, busy Long Island City!). Decent amount of parking nearby. Painted, pressed-tin ceiling, black-and-white photos on the walls, the ever-present expresso machine, small tables, unusually large portions (atypically French, mais non?), all-French staff, and great tasting food. Great post-Mother's Day gift for... More

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Southampton, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Cozy atmosphere , great salads, awesome daily specials , grateful staff, great value, and a very nice evening overall . This was my forth visit and is consistently great!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

An easy subway ride from Times Square. Take the circle 7 train to Queens, get off at the first stop and you're there! Endive salad with blue cheese, pears and walnuts is to die for! An entree of Pan Seared Skate L'Arribiata with Pomme Anna was top notch! The waiter's recommendation of the Le Colombier Domaine 2012 was spot on.... More

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Briarcliff Manor, NY
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119 reviews 119 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We had dinner here on a Friday night. The restaurant was full and the staff seemed overworked and frazzled. It took 15 minutes after we ordered wine for the drinks to arrive. Two in our party ordered the last two servings of one of the daily specials. About a minute before our dishes arrived we were told that one of... More

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Summerfield, FL
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47 reviews 47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stopped by this restaurant when visiting our son in Long Island City. We were pleasantly surprised as some of the previous reviews were not so nice. Very reasonable prices and the French staff were very nice and friendly. We stopped by for brunch and my Quiche Lorraine was really good! My husband had a proscuitto panini which was also... More

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New York, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I ordered eggs Benedict which came under cooked on a raw English muffin. The head waiter was rude. I will probably try the restaurant again and order something else.

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newyork
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A very pleasant experience. Food and service were excellent. Very accommodating to children and pets.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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507 reviews 507 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Charming small store front restaurant outside the hustle and bustle of Manhattan. Very reasonable prices especially for the entrees. Duck $22, Beef Bourguignon $19 Skate $ 17 and chicken $16.50 Very good service from a young French staff.

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Long Island City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love this place and the friendly employees. Authentic French. Everything they make is delicious, but if there's something in the menu with pastry, go for it!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

After spending 220 dollars and paying 14 percent tip, I was chased as I left restaurant because tip was not enough. It was embarrassing and I was disgusted...ruined entire evening. 25 dollar tip was reasonable... Food was ok...not great and service was ok. Nothing special ...so note to restaurant: tip is discretionary. I don't recommend this restaurant to anyone and... More

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Additional Information about Tournesol

Address: 5012 Vernon Blvd, Ste B, Long Island City, NY 11101-5734
Phone Number: 718-472-4355
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 50
Cuisine: French

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