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Brasserie 292

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292 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3108 (Between Market and Academy)
+1 845-473-0292
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Madison, Connecticut
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I had been led in blindfolded I would have guessed I was somewhere in France or at least in a major US city. Really attractive, authentic decor beautifully executed. Excellent menu and just as excellent a wine list and BTG selection almost exclusively French. I had the prix fixe business lunch for 22.00. I chose onion soup, moules et... More 

Thank Lars G
ny, United States
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Brasserie has friendly staff, a nice boutique feel with good food. I'm so happy to see that restaurateurs are renovating these old beautiful buildings into elegant restaurants.

Thank Jeffrey K
Poughkeepsie, New York
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a business lunch. We were a party of 10. Seated right away and didn't have to wait long for out meal. Staff was very attentive and friendly.

Thank Sherry S
Stone Ridge
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a delicious dinner in this beautiful restaurant, but it grieves me to say that the experience was marred by the amateurish service we received. The poor waiter had not the dimmest knowledge of French terms, and his pronunciations of "Badoit" and "Cote de Boeuf" were at first unintelligible. There were long waits for every course (including cocktails), and... More 

1 Thank AndrewG996
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

The duck confit is the way to go. It is very good. You cannot go wrong here. Very good wines and crisp service. It is quite a surprise given the area.

Thank Skyler R
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We almost didn't go in because of the borderline crappy area the restaurant sits in - but I'm glad we kept our reservation! Excellent oysters (though some of the gnarly bits were still in some of them), enjoyed some Hudson Valley duck, some delicious 20-year-old tawny port, and the most amazing cheesecake.

Thank Jacqueline F
New York City, New York
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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I have been to the restaurant twice. The first time, a few years ago, it was pretty good. We had a small group of 3 and it was a decent meal with decent service. The second time we went it was pretty bad. We had a large group of 8 and the service was horrible. The entrees were brought out... More 

Thank Allison2468
Newburgh NY
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We made a reservation on line - fast and easy! On arrival we were greeted warmly, offered our choice of booth or table and escorted to a comfortable booth immediately. Menus were presented, water poured , drinks were offered, and then "tonight's specials presented and explained. My wife selected the trout, my daughter the duck and I the crab pasta... More 

Thank reflectory
New York
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Looking for a Tuesday lunch spot in Poughkeepsie we decided to try the Brasserie. We loved the Parisian Brasserie interior and had high hopes for this restaurant. The staff were a little slow in taking our order. The "French" ham sandwich was anything but and quite a disappointment. The onion soup was fine. Other guests were similarly unimpressed. If only... More 

Thank pzc65
New York
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Had a fabulous brunch at Brasserie 292 this past weekend. With so many great choices, it was hard to narrow it down, but in the end I went with the chicken and waffles and it did not disappoint. A lovely mix of savory and sweet, I enjoyed every bite and all the folks I was dining with were impressed by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $32
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 292 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3108
    (Between Market and Academy)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-473-0292
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.

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