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All 242 Poughkeepsie Restaurants

Milanese Restaurant

115 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3034
845-471-9533
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Ranked #74 of 242 Restaurants in Poughkeepsie
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Well - starting with the summary: this is NOT a budget place > charging $18 for a dinner pasta dish w/out any meat - you're aiming to a high end Italian place, so it is only expected everything (or most of it) to be on the higher end. And that was NOT the case: although the taste of the dishes... More 

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Hudson Valley NY
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105 reviews 105 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We've dined here several times over the years, and I have noticed a steady decline. Those in my party who had fish meals were quite happy. But the pasta dishes all tasted the same (we share, so I tasted them all). The salads were uninteresting, and the coffee tasted like it had been heating for hours. I don't know if... More 

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NY
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130 reviews 130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I felt like the invisible man here waiting for service..The owner noticed and assisted me..He was very nice..I just wanted something to take home..One waitress looked miserable! Maybe because the place wasn't busy..Well I still tipped over 20 percent like I always do with take out..The food was good..Next time I will stay and really check out the service..This restaurant... More 

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen: 42 yrs the Milanese has served wonderful, homemade, delicious food. August 2, 2013 I took Rita&Michael McHugh where Rita worked as a teen to the Milanese and enjoyed great cocktails served up by Karen at the bar. We were seated by Robert's daughter Adriana who served us the entire evening and we laughed and talked while... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

YUM! Not much to look at but the food is delicious! Great discounts on restaurant.com too! Family friendly or great for a date night.

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Nokomis, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I've been coming here for years and know the family well as they've all been involved for many years and take pride in everything they cook for you. Prices are decent and the home cooking will be well appreciated by anyone that has had a fine Italian Dinner at grandma's house.

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Milanese is always spot on wonderful! It's true authentic italian dining with delicious italian food! It's always excellent! Never a bad meal, after many years of going! Also the staff are superb! So warm and accomodating! Lovely people!!!

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Woodstock, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

I've had so many meals in your basic family Italian restaurant over the years that I wasn't ready for the great meal I had here. Looking around the dining room I could see many regulars- and they looked like the kind who knew what home-cooked Italian tasted like and knew that they were going to get that here. There was... More 

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Kent, Connecticut
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120 reviews 120 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

The Milanese has been around for ages. It is a family business with Santino and Rita overseeing the place. I remember when their children were going to Mt. Carmel School and they are now adults. The food is basic Italian and very good. Service can be a bit slow at times, but it is worth waiting for. Just relax and... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Been here over and over through the years. It has had its share of ups and downs. Has been all Up for for years now. Family friendly, parties of all sizes accommodated. My favorite southern Italian, red sauce, family run restaurant in the area. Parking on site.

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Additional Information about Milanese Restaurant

Address: 115 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3034
Phone Number: 845-471-9533
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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