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Bistro Etc

43 Main St, Port Washington, NY 11050
+1 516-472-7780
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Price range: $18 - $36
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Private Dining
Description: An Upscale Casual Port Washington, NY RestaurantOffering Eclectic New American Cuisine.Enjoy the Contemporary Atmosphere of Bistro Etc
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90% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We've eaten here a half dozen times, and the food is always excellent and inventive. The chef is friendly and informative, and the restaurant is cozy without being cramped. We also had them cater an Easter dinner, and everything was delicious and thoughtfully packed. (If not obvious, this is not really a place to take young children.) The only drawback... More

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Port Washington, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We have been to Bistro Etc. at least four times and consider it not only the best, but also the most consistent restaurant in Port Washington. It is small and has an unassuming mid-block location on Main Street, not far from the Port Washington LIRR station (and, yes, it is ABSOLUTELY worth the train ride for those of you who... More

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Port Washington, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

When you come to port or live in port, this is a must place to have dinner. Chef Karen, really knows how to cook. I have had 10 different entrees and each one is jet perfect in flavor . The wine list is excellent, although small, and the prices reasonable. The chocolate mouse is out of this world .

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Port Washington, New York
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

Eclectic american cuisine. Sophisticated kitchen in a small restaurant. Tired on northern Italian? Give it a try

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long island
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We went here because of the 5 star reviews--I thought that it was more of a 31/2 to 4 star experience. We had the prix-fixe and were not very impressed. The bread was uneatable, the service was so-so, and the portions were underwhelming. The only positive was the quality of the entrees was acceptable. We will not be seeking this... More

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Port Washington, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Excellent food with unique options and friendly service. Perfect for a date or a dinner with friends

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New York
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

I had driven past this small storefront, read the reviews and decided to try it. Was not disappointed. The food was delicious: excellent quality fish and meat and interesting preparations. The chef was extremely accommodating. One of us had special dietary needs and she cheerfully made substitutions. Portions are generous: for dessert we shared the profiteroles, which were filled with... More

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Port Washington, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Dined here this week with a few friends. We enjoyed tasty salads, a perfect salmon filet and delicious pasta. The service was pleasant and responsive. The decor is lovely. Highly recommend this restaurant and plan to return soon.

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Littleton, New Hampshire
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

The food is wonderful, I don't think you will find a better chef in the area.

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

Our favorite restaurant on Long Island, Bistro Etcetera offers wonderful food and great service in the charming city of Port Washington. From the great appetizers (mussels, mushroom strudel - to name two) the yummy entrees (perfectly cooked steaks, pork, salmon, etc) and great desserts - YUM! Everything is presented perfectly and the servers are knowledgeable and friendly. Great wine and... More

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