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Alex's Bistro

149 Main St, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-1297
+1 607-547-4070
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
149 Main St, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-1297
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me, my wife & the in laws stopped here because another restaurant had an hr & half wait. Well, what a pleasant surprise. The food was tremendous, both appetizers, dinner, dessert and even the coffee was soo good. The service couldn't have been better. I...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For the wall of restaurants on the Main Street in Cooperstown, it’s hard to find a decent meal in a restaurant that isn’t filled with trucker caps, nylon shorts and parents with ball teams. Alex’s Bistro is one of the few places in town where...More

Thank Zzardvark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a quiet diner on a recent stay in Cooperstown . We noticed Alex’s Bistro down off the main drag and went in to check it out. We really liked the menu which is quite eclectic. My husband had...More

Thank norcalgal21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by our B&B. Not what I expected as very international menu. I asked waiter if the short ribs were spicy and he said no....so I ordered.....they were ok but certainly more spicy that I expected. Very interesting motif with many mirrors.....

Thank Funcruzer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick drink before dinner. Down a cute alley way- small bar. Immediately greeted by bartender - super friendly. They were out of Tito’s, our go to vodka but bartender suggested a local vodka- Glimmerglass Vodka- locally made. It was really good....More

Thank Stacey L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t imagine a nicer spot for a rainy midweek dinner. Came upon it on a whim down a short alley. With no reservation found seats at the bar. Excellent drink selection. Calamari and lamb pops had excellent flavor. Salmon noodle dish was huge but we...More

Thank Maynard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In a back lane, off main street. Don't be frightened - its fine. Kitchen can be seen from main street if doors are open. Always like visible kitchens. Menu is bistro style. Nothing too adventurous. A few specials. Great server who recommended eggplant parmigiana -...More

Thank TO_Voyager
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Go for the food, a good varied selection at reasonable prices. It was disappointing when they run out of their signature dish only halfway through the weekend. The food is fresh, well prepared and the service good. The restaurant needs to be refreshed, and cleaned...More

Thank ericulrich1
Reviewed July 10, 2018

I love the site with it being down the short alley. I would recommend the Cesar salad. When asked if I enjoyed, I had to say if I was at home I would have licked out the bowel. Beer was very tasty and very friendly...More

Thank davidhR6119AH
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We had dinner here after sightseeing all day and were surprised at the sophisticated selections and great taste of our food. It’s tucked away down a short alley so look out for the signs and check it out!

Thank cnpankey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Main St, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-1297
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Otsego  >  Cooperstown
  • Phone Number: +1 607-547-4070
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