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Brasserie 292

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Brasserie, French
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292 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (Between Market and Academy)
+1 845-473-0292
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Today
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Brasserie 292 combines the old-world charm of Poughkeepsie's historic Main...
Brasserie 292 combines the old-world charm of Poughkeepsie's historic Main Street district with a timeless, classic Brasserie fare. Diners can choose from a menu that boasts an impressive range of selections, from our Raw Bar to the Prime Boneless Ribeye, and includes a diverse wine and beer list. Once a popular garment destination, our inviting dining room has been transformed into a spacious haven that can accommodate over 80 people. We have a simple philosophy at Brasserie 292: use fine, local ingredients coupled with traditional cookery to create an incomparable and exceptional dining experience.
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  • 106
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Food

Stopped in at 5:00 on Saturday with no reservation. The hostess was able accommodated us, but I definitely would recommend reservations. The inside is beautiful and inviting. The food was well worth the trip. It's a high end menu with service and prices to match. 2 drinks, 2 apps, 2 entrees and a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
SARossini
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NYC
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
909 reviews 909 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
366 helpful votes 366 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The interior is fantastic and looks like a seriously stylish bistro in Paris. Sadly, the decor trumps the food. First my server upended the bottle of mineral water over me, then the first course was Onion Soup Gratinée, which was okay but tasted like a beef stock with onions added. Next course was Pappardelle: pulled short rib braised with root... More 

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Port Jervis
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

WE had bee here before and enjoyed the food although I thought overpriced for Poughkeepsie. We thought we would go back again. This time there was a show at the Bardavon which is around the corner. First we were told on the phone they would take the reservation but we had to be out by 6:45. WE arrived a half... More 

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Andrew T, General Manager at Brasserie 292, responded to this review

Mary, I'm sorry that your dining experience fell short of a 5 star review on that busy Saturday evening. I must apologize again to you and your husband for being seated at a table that was not to your liking, and for your having felt mistreated. At Brasserie 292 we allot a certain amount of time for each reservation's dining... More 

NYC
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Stopped in at 5:00 on Saturday with no reservation. The hostess was able accommodated us, but I definitely would recommend reservations. The inside is beautiful and inviting. The food was well worth the trip. It's a high end menu with service and prices to match. 2 drinks, 2 apps, 2 entrees and a tasting sample dessert ran $125 before tip.... More 

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Wappingers Falls, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My son and friend took me here for a belated birthday dinner. I had the steak frites and both of them had the duck confit. The service was excellent and the food outstanding! My steak was done perfectly and the béarnaise was a nice touch. For dessert we shared the caramelized banana tart - decadent and delicious! I highly recommend... More 

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New York State
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76 reviews 76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Five of us were there for dinner on a Wednesday night, which was a little quiet. Service was great, I had the roasted cod, great dish, someone used imagination to come up with that one. My wife had the steak au poivre, she said hers was a bit salty. Great wine and beer selection. Located in a very nice old... More 

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Gardiner, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Just had lunch at Brasserie 292 and it was great. It's very quiet at the lunch hour which made for a good place for a lunch meeting. The steak and frites were delicious. The Bearnaise not that great though, but the steak didn't need it. I like my food salty, and it is salty so if you don't like it... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Food is excellent. Sunday brunch has dollar oysters if you get there in time. Good jazz, too, but quite hard to hear the group. Downtown seems a bit dicey at night, so we prefer the brunches. And they have GREAT fries! Bar steak is always a good choice.

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United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

You have to try this place, just to see the inside of the old building. It is beautiful. The food is OK, not great, but, the ambiance of the place makes up for it. I feel like I'm in the city, in a small place when I'm there.

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New Paltz, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Excellent for Sunday brunch. A wide variety of dishes, some big enough to share, e.g., Eggs Benedict, Roasted Beet Salad. Soft live Jazz enhances the experience in this very French looking restaurant.

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Top Contributor
433 reviews 433 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
923 helpful votes 923 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Food: - is pretty good with "farm to table" concept. First, I thought it is more like advertisement as I hadsome mediocre meals in so called, organic, homegrown place like Fairmont Dallas previous reviewed. But this place offer good quality food. - Here, pomme frite is the star (and you will see it will come with many entrees you are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 292 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (Between Market and Academy)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-473-0292

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Brasserie, French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Brasserie 292 combines the old-world charm of Poughkeepsie's historic Main Street district with a timeless, classic Brasserie fare. Diners can choose from a menu that boasts an impressive range of selections, from our Raw Bar to the Prime Boneless Ribeye, and includes a diverse wine and beer list. Once a popular garment destination, our inviting dining room has been transformed into a spacious haven that can accommodate over 80 people. We have a simple philosophy at Brasserie 292: use fine, local ingredients coupled with traditional cookery to create an incomparable and exceptional dining experience.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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