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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Brasserie 292 combines the old-world charm of Poughkeepsie's historic Main Street district with a timeless, classic Brasserie fare. Diners can choose from a menu that boasts an impressive range of selections, from our Raw Bar to the Prime Boneless Ribeye, and includes a diverse wine and beer list. Once a popular garment destination, our inviting dining room has been transformed into a spacious haven that can accommodate over 80 people. We have a simple philosophy at Brasserie 292: use fine, local ingredients coupled with traditional cookery to create an incomparable and exceptional dining experience.
PRICE RANGE
$14 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
European, French
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

I've visited several times, and fluctuate between the rabbit or duck, which are always very well prepared. Also one of the few spots around, who make a proper cocktail. Certainly recommend stopping in if you've never been.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed February 28, 2020

Been here a number of times. Never seen the same waitstaff twice, and last time was especially inept. Uninspired french cooking at best, never again as good as in the first months when the place opened. I suppose if you tried everything on the menu...More

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Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020

This used to be one of our favorite restaurants. We had such a bad experience for dinner last night we probably will never go back again. Looks like the staff was too busy for us. We seemed to be ignored which turned a simple dinner...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 4, 2020 via mobile

Nice staff and pleasant atmosphere but every dish was in the “bad to mediocre” range. Lobster bisque was fishy and bland, the butchers steak was difficult to digest. The hamburger and the bacon/filet were quite good, but it wasn’t enough to salvage the dinner experience.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 10, 2019

Really enjoy the bartender. Excellent selection of wine and spirits. Food always good (I visited 3x in past 2 months). Never disappointed. A passel of attentive waitstaff. Just ask and they will get it. Had a great steak one evening, duck another. Charlie does a...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 23, 2019

Who knew? This is a find, if you savor French cooking. Well prepared, more than a trite menu Brasserie 292 offers some inventive tasty delights. Nice wine, also.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 20, 2019 via mobile

Jody my daughter is from Minneapolis and traveled up from NY to treat me and my family, Doris my wife and Margaret my daughter to my 89th birthday dinner. She was in the city for a business trip. We've done this before and often meet...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2019

Walking in this restaurant feels like entering an authentic french bistro. Everything from the decor to the menu transports you to another place. Well done!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 4, 2019

Terrific food and atmosphere! Our party of 6 thought the food was delicious! We shared several appetizers, the octopus was delicious. For entrees we had the cod and chowder, the braised lamb and the roasted chicken. All were cooked just right!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 3, 2019 via mobile

We came here as none of us had been here before. It is ideally set for couples, our party of 3 required a table set up, done quickly. We enjoyed the French onion soup, Ceasar's salad, lamb shank, duck confit and trout. Servings were generous...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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