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Calico Restaurant

6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
(845) 876-2749
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Ranked #1 of 50 Restaurants in Rhinebeck
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

In addition to being a restaurant, Calico is also a patisserie. We recently went there to get some paste rise and cookies to take out and they were wonderful. Easily on a par with some of the pastries we have had on trips to Paris!

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Rhinebeck, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

my wife and I finally made it back to Calico after a few years. The mistake was too long between visits. My wife had the delicious ravioli and I started with some very tasty Manila clams, followed a delightful shrimp and scallops over pasta and ended with a bit of "indulgence". What a fabulous dinner on all counts. We will... More 

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Rhinebeck, New York, United States
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80 reviews 80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This is the quintessential bistro in the historic village of Rhinebeck. The only thing better than the food and service are the pastries and other desserts. The menu varies but the Garlic Soup is a staple and absolutely delicious. Stop in for lunch (or Sunday brunch) to experience a true culinary treat in every respect and don't forget to leave... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Pleasant, cozy, warm intimate atmosphere, , delightfully wonderful food, and excellent desserts too.

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Rhinebeck, NY
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Classically trained chefs, professional to the nth degree; intimate dining, reservation a must; window seat gives you the feel of community; food exceptional and the baked goods...rivals FP Patisserie in NYC.

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Rhinebeck, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

My wife and I like great food served in an intimate and cozy setting, and Calico really fills the bill. The service is prompt from a pleasant staff. Our appetizers included a must-try Sauteed Risotto and safron Fritter and the always delectable and hard to pass-up sauteed Crab Cake. The Bouillabaisse was delicious although I have to comeback just to... More 

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Hyde Park, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We love Calico - the food, the atmosphere, the service are all perfect. Such a special place - an intimate place with very warm, friendly service. No matter what you get - it is cooked perfectly - from lamb chops to the best bouillabaisse I have ever had. We eat here as often as we can and everything is always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We went as 2 couples for 2 big birthdays. The dinner was great in every way! Caring, enthusiastic service. Superb food. A warm, intimate, elegant environment. Perfect location. Recommend without any reservations (pun intended but actually you probably need a reservation.) Seriously, this is the place to eat if you are in Rhinebeck, special occasion or not!

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Cleveland, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Excellent petite restaurant with creative cuisine AND the best pastries and desserts you will not find anywhere. A true gem. Perfection. Make reservations.

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blue ridge mountains
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157 reviews 157 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Neat little restaurant with a creative menu and wonderful food (including great pastries for dessert) and friendly, professional service. We started with their grilled portobello & shrimp with pesto -- and the crab cake, both very tasty. They even included a nice salad between courses. Our mains were pumpkin-filled raviolis and their bouillabaisse (nice broth and lots of shellfish), both... More 

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Additional Information about Calico Restaurant

Address: 6384 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Phone Number: (845) 876-2749
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rhinebeck
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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