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4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
+1 718-752-6000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“hanger steak” (2 reviews)
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American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Have dine at Alobar for the second time while visiting Long Island City. Food and service continue to be great. This time tried the duck and the rib eye was both great. They have live music on Thursday's which add some ambiance.

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Why fix something that isn't broken? Alobar used to be great but they decided to "switch up the menu" and it was a total flop. The breakfast "tacos" are the size of a large potato chip with minimal egg. After eating all FOUR baby "tacos"...More

Thank gcorcella
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

First time to this place, my daughter invited me during a visit to NY. We were surprise there was music and is because they have live Jazz on Thursday's, for me was a great start. We tried the Chicken Liver Patte for appetizer and the...More

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Went to restaurant next door but wanted good beer. This place has "decent" beer and very high prices. I ate at the bar and did not eat much but paid 130 dollars for 2 people. Too much for what we got. Bar tender was not...More

Thank ap3131
Reviewed June 9, 2016

Brunch was great, warm welcoming atmosphere, wonderful creative food.The maple bacon popcorn was a perfect appetizer. And it's always good when you ask for crispy fires and them come out crispy... I would definitely recommend Alobar....

Thank Steve H
Reviewed May 13, 2016

Visiting NY, staying in LIC, after visiting Manhattan all say decided to stay local for dinner. Everything was great - both food and service. Enjoyed the pierogies, the pork dish and an alobar for dessert. All great. Good stop in LIC.

1  Thank Rachel B
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

The solids, liquids, service, staff, ambiance...All of it Phenomenal. Period. If you are staying in Astoria and LIC area, this is a must.

1  Thank Check_the_Sheets
Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

I ate here recently while visiting family in the area. This was a fun evening. The combination of small plates and larger entrees really lends itself to a group. Our party chose a number of small plates and two larger entrees. The food was interesting...More

1  Thank betteskid
Reviewed October 10, 2015

Stopped by for a casual dinner. We had been here a while ago and were glad we returned. Service was excellent and we were allowed to pace meal to our wishes. Shared an appetizer and the steak which was cooked a perfect medium rare. Enjoyed...More

Thank DickandPaulineP
Reviewed July 28, 2015

We had dinner at Alobar while visiting our son in Long Island City. It has a nice relaxed ambiance and is not too noisy. Very comfortable. We started dinner by sharing the Maple Bacon Popcorn. Even though I do not go out to dinner to...More

2  Thank apoint
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $26
American, Contemporary
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4642 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101-5362
    (47 Ave. & 46 Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: One Stop from Grand Central Station on the 7 train, Vernon/Jackson Stop, 21st. Stop on the G train., 23rd St/Ely Ave. on the E train, B62 Train from Brooklyn, Q103 Train to Astoria
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-752-6000
  • E-mail
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