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404 Sunrise Hwy W, Patchogue, NY 11772-2254
(631) 758-6161
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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The marinated steak is excellent as are the special wing appetizer. Each meal comes with either a carafe of wine, a pitcher of beer or soda and salad. The staff is friendly and Lewie the bartender is among the best of his craft.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Babylon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The marinated steak is excellent as are the special wing appetizer. Each meal comes with either a carafe of wine, a pitcher of beer or soda and salad. The staff is friendly and Lewie the bartender is among the best of his craft.

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Patchogue, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We sat in the back dining room for a late night dinner and the food was very good. It got a little noisy at the bar area because a game was playing on the TV, but it wasn't overly loud where we couldn't hear each other. I had a french dip that was called something else (sports themed) and the... More 

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Patchogue, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Howards Cafe is a great local family restaurant/bar . The bar area is enclosed so there isn't much bar noise while dining . The dining area has wooden booths and center tables for larger party's . The place is simple and so are the prices . All meals come with a free pitcher of beer , wine or soda .The... More 

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Sayville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

A great family place with an outstanding staff. Excellent food and drink at prices that are more than reasonable! This is a must place to eat and drink...

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Holbrook, New York
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115 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Mainly we eat here for their hamburgers. They're very, very good. Along with the burgers you also get a large salad, a side ( fries etc) & a refillable drink ( I had sangria that was super). Friendly & efficient wait staff.

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

So they really do wow you with kindness here. But besides the dingy decor, the food is nothing that will blow you away. I went on recommendations of others, but was disappointed enough that we would not go back. Sorry, Howard's Cafe.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Never a bad time at Howards. The menu is above average for a bar/grill. While the burgers are a staple, their dinner menu items are also always excellent. Have slowly gone through much of the menu, and have yet to come up with something I didn't like. Comes with salad, which comes in a large bowl, and your choice of... More 

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Babylon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The staff is friendly, the food excellent and the price is fair. We eat here often and the marinated steak is great. Meals come with free beer or wine.

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East Patchogue, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is hoppin! Very busy, casual, good food and very nice waitstaff...we didn't wait long even though we didn't have a reservation. I had heard through other people that it was a great place to go and we liked it very much..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Have been eating and drinking at Howard's for almost 25 years. Never a bad meal. Excellent owners - John and Mike - they are like family.

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  • Address: 404 Sunrise Hwy W, Patchogue, NY 11772-2254
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Patchogue
  • Phone Number: (631) 758-6161

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