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Alex's World Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
CUISINES
American, Bar, International, Fusion
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

HOUSE FAVORITES
14
Serious Mac & Cheese
Fresh Mozzarella, Aged Cheddar & Parmesan With Lots of Butter & Heavy Cream
15
Italian Eggplant Parmigiana
Fresh Mozzarella, Caper Marinara, Pesto & Mascarpone
15
Saigon Street Style Crispy Fried Calamari
Scallions, Peanut Sauce, Lime & House Chili Dip
16
Thai Wings
House Chili Sauce & Fresh Lime, Tossed Deep Fried Chicken Wings, Coconut Red Curry, Shallots & Thai Basil
16
New Mexican Guajillo Chili con Carne
Angus Beef, Guajillo Chilis, Cremini Mushrooms, Pinto Beans, Mascarpone, Queso Fresco, Scallions, Cilantro & Lime
16
5 Indian Lamb Pops
Asafetida & Mango Powder Dusted Char Grilled Baby Lamb Chops with Curry Braised Cauliflower, Cucumber Yogurt Raita, Tamarin Glaze & Fresh Mint
18
Great British Fish & Chips
Beer Battered Wild Atlantic Cod, French Fries, Tartar Sauce, Lemon & Malt Vinegar
SALADS
House Dressings: Balsamic Vinaigrette, Lime Caesar, Dijon Honey Mustard, Peanut Vinaigrette or Nuoc Cham
10
Arugula Salad
Goat Cheese, Bing Cherries, Walnuts & Balsamic Vinaigrette
12
Warm Bacon & Kale Salad
Applewood Smoked Bacon, Baby Kale, Toasted Almonds & Dijon Honey Mustard Dressing
12
Tomato Mozzarella Salad
Fresh Bocconcini Mozzarella, Roast Tomatoes, Baby Kale, House Olives, Balsamic Vinaigrette & Wild Oregano
12
Add: Grilled Chicken Breast 6
Add: Grilled Flank Steak 8
Add: Star Anise Duck Leg Confit 8
Add: Broiled Wild Salmon 12
Add: Cuban Pulled Pork 6
Not Caesar Salad
Baby Kale & Arugula Tossed in our Lime Caesar Dressing With Belgium Endive, Parmesan Cheese & Herb Toast
12
Mexican? Taco Salad
Jumbo Fried Taco Shell, Baby Kale & Belgium Endive, Roast Corn Salsa, Tomato, Avocado, Basmati Rice, Cilantro, Sherry Baked Black Beans, Queso Fresco, Chipotle Aioli, Toasted Pepitas, Scallions & Lime
14
Japanese Sesame Noodle Salad
Japanese Udon Noodles, Arugula, Cucumber Pickles, Fried Shallots, Scallions, Cilantro, Thai Basil, Peanut Vinaigrette, Sweet Tamari & Pickled Ginger
18
Vietnamese Steak Salad
Char Grilled Angus Flank Steak, Belgium Endive, Arugula, Baby Kale, Fried Fingerling Potatoes, Sake Roast Shiitakes, Cucumber Pickles, Shallots, Scallions, Mint, Cilantro & Thai Basil with Nuoc Cham Dressing
7
House Side Salad
Baby Kale, Arugula, Belgium Endive & Cucumber
FOR SHARING
if you like
7
Flash Fried Shishito Peppers
Lemon & Sea Salt
9
Fingerling Potato Fries
Chipotle Aioli Dip
12
Vietnamese Brussel Sprouts
Deep-fried & Nuoc Cham Tossed
16
Egyptian Roast Garlic Hummus
Fried Fava Beans, Harissa & Tzatziki Sauce, Arugula, Belgian Endive, House Olives & Herb Toast
Edamame (Vegetarian) ea1
Pork ea1.25
Singapore Dumplings
Fried or Steamed with Seaweed Salad & Wasabi Aioli
ENTRÉES
22
Cuban Pulled Pork Fajitas
Annatto, Orange & Chipotle Marinated Slow Roast Pork, Tequila Flambéed Bing Cherries, Toasted Pepitas, Sweet Plantain, Sherry Baked Black Beans, Baby Kale, Avocado, Queso Fresco, Roast Corn Salsa, Scallions, Cilantro, Lime, Basmati Rice, Salsa Verde & Corn or Flour Tortillas
22
Thai Duck Red Curry
Star Anise Duck Leg Confit, Coconut Red Curry, Carrot Kimchee, Toasted Peanuts, Thai Basil, Scallions, Cilantro, & Basmati Rice
19
Japanese Pork Belly Ramen
House Roast Pork Belly, Wild Titi Shrimp, Sake Roast Shiitakes, Carrot Kimchee, Wheat Noodles & Fried Egg in White Miso Dashi Chicken Broth With Fried Shallots, Nori & Scallions
24
Thai Steak Green Curry
Char Grilled Black Angus Flank Steak, Coconut Green Curry with Eggplant, Bamboo Shoots, Thai Basil, Scallions, Cilantro & Basmati Rice
19
Cambodian Chicken Faux Pho
Char Grilled Chicken Breast & Rice Noodles With Arugula, Cucumber Pickles, Belgian Endive, Fried Shallots, Cilantro, Mint, Scallions & Thai Basil, In Star Anise, Cinnamon, Chicken Broth With Lime, Hoisin Sauce & Sriracha
28
Indonesian Beef Short Ribs Rendang
Slow Braised in Kefir Lime Leaf Coconut Curry, Belgian Endive, Cucumber Pickles, Toasted Coconut, Tamarin Glaze, Thai Basil & Basmati Rice
28
Indian Chicken Tikka Masala
Char Grilled Chicken Breast in Tomato Yogurt Curry Cream, Curry Braised Cauliflower, Papadum, Cilantro, Cucumber, Yogurt Raita, Toasted Almonds & Basmati Rice
29
Jamaican 24 Hour Slow Roast Goat Curry
Whole Coconut Milk Roast Goat, Served off the Bone, Sweet Plantain, Roast Corn Salsa, Cilantro & Basmati Rice
30
Japanese Salmon Sesame Noodles
Sake & Sesame Seared Wild Alaskan Coho Salmon, Japanese Udon Noodle, Sake Roast Shiitakes, Arugula, Cucumber Pickles, Shallots, Scallions, Cilantro, Thai Basil, Peanut Vinaigrette, Sweet Tamari & Pickled Ginger
32
Brazilian Moqueca
Wild Arctic Cod, Baby Shrimp & Sea Scallops, In Shishito Pepper, Tomato, Coconut Milk Broth with Yuca Sweet Plantain, Dendê oil, Scallions, Cilantro & Rice side
SANDWICHES
11
Hong Kong Pork Belly Steamed Buns
Our House Roast Pork Belly In Warm Steamed Buns With Pickled Cucumbers, Hoisin Sauce & Scallions
12
Egyptian Falafel
With Roast Garlic Hummus, Lettuce, Tomato, Cucumber, Red Onion, Fried Fava Beans, Harissa & Tzatziki Sauce In Grilled Pita Bread
12
Mediterranean Caprese Panini
Fresh Mozzarella, Pesto, Roast Tomato & Arugula With Balsamic Vinaigrette on a Baguette
14
All American B.A.T.
Applewood Smoked Bacon, Arugula & Roast Tomatoes, Honey Mustard Dressing on Ciabatta Bread
14
The Cuban Panini
Our Cuban Pulled Pork with Baked Ham, Swiss Cheese, Cucumber Pickles & Dijon Honey Mustard Dressing, Ciabatta Bread
14
Vietnamese Banh Mi
Char Grilled Chicken Breast, Avocado, Cucumber Pickles, Carrot Kimchee, Scallions, Cilantro, Thai Basil, Mint & Peanut Vinaigrette on a Baguette
Char Grilled Dry Aged, Angus Beef 14
Char Grilled House Made Veggie Burger (Gluten Free, Vegetarian) 12
Add: Aged Cheddar, Parmesan, Fresh Mozzarella Gorgonzola, Swiss or Queso Fresco (Ea) 2
Add: Fried Egg, Pesto, Avocado or Bacon (Ea) 3
The Burgers
Lettuce, Tomato, Red Onion & Cornichon Pickles On a Toasted Kaiser Bun. Gluten free Bun Available
MEXICAN TACOS
Corn or Flour Tortillas
Roast Corn Salsa, Lettuce, Tomato, Avocado, Chipotle Aioli, Queso Fresco, Cilantro, Scallions & Lime
12
Sherry Baked Black Beans & Rice
14
Beer Battered Wild Atlantic Cod
14
Grilled Chicken Breast
19
Broiled Wild Salmon
16
Grilled Flank Steak
14
Cuban Pulled Pork
SIDES & EXTRAS
2
Herb Toast
1
Salsa Verde
4
French Fries
2
Basmati Rice
3
House Olives
3
Bread & Butter
5
Sweet Potato Fries
5
Curry Braised Cauliflower
4
Sherry Baked Black Beans
HOUSE SOUP
Choice of:
Cup 6
Bowl 8
Jalapeño Sherry Cream Corn Chowder
Cup 6
Bowl 8
Today's Soup
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a fantastic pork burrito special and delicious eggplant Parmesan. The Thai wing appetizer was amazing. And a great pinot noir and Ommegang on tap. Such an interesting and fun menu, it seems like there’s something for everyone. Loved the music playing, too. Very...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Kim J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice cozy place with imaginative menu. Service was prompt and friendly. Food was well above average and lots of interesting choices. Prices were reasonable and the restaurant lives up to its already high ratings.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Robert A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I loved the atmosphere and the food was great! The service was excellent too! Loved all of it!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank marielC3452ET
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 1st time in Cooperstown and the inn suggested Alex's as good food that was different. We enjoyed it so well that we visited twice during our stay. Highly recommended! Kudos!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Jon A
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here on 8/11/19 for lunch and it was a great choice, since my 9 year old picked it. He had a Thai wings which all 8 pieces had the perfect amount of heat and flavor, the wife had a vietnamese sandwich and I had...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Khaled A
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Our son chose this restaurant for our family to eat at in Cooperstown. We found our way down the alley to the restaurant and came right. There weren't many people there on a pretty busy day at the Hall of Fame and we had good...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank UMBlueMitten
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

We ordered the Lemongrass and Carrot Soup which was a great size bowl, good value, and very flavorful. Comes with two small slices of Italian bread and waitress was kind enough to say quickly, “ I know it may not be enough bread, would you...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Tourist112877
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Was looking for a restaurant that had more than burgers and fries. I found it! Ordered the salmon and Sesame noodles. The salmon was warm and it warmed up the noodles so it was perfect. Nice quiet place. A little dark but good for romance....More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank steveredler
Reviewed July 19, 2019

What a nice suprise to find this place. While here to enjoy the Baseball Hall of Fame and the quaintness of Cooperstown we wandered into Alex's World Bistro. This is a place that actually lives up to its name as the menu is varied with...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Grabes
Reviewed July 17, 2019

We stopped in for lunch based on other reviews, but were disappointed in the ambiance, food & service. There was barely anyone there & the table was sticky, never a good sign. Our waiter was nice, but the service was really slow, especially for the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank hsalawel
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