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Voila The Bistro

244 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2259
+1 631-584-5686
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
244 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2259
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Service is always excellent as owner and chef is always present! Food is without question,well prepared and atmosphere is great. Will continue to patronize this restaurant, hopefully with whole family.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bruceaudrey
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a charming little restaurant with excellent cuisine and very friendly staff. Intimate and cozy atmosphere. Very nice selection of appetizers and entrees.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank epicurean246
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely and cozy little bar with some nice wine and very comfortable for conversation! Would definitely go back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ShiShiGGadventure
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Wonderful food with friendly efficient service. A go to place for a relaxing and enjoyable lunch. The ambiance was purely French

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank arubaguy821
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We have eaten here several times. Always delicious. The lamb is excellent and the scallops to die for. The little puff pastry free appetizer an extra treat. The staff is excellent. Had a bridal party dinner there that was perfect. Try it you will return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank I731YVrobertd
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We were a party of 4 who had somehow never gone to Voila until last night. We all had starters, entrees and dessert as well as an excellent, inexpensive bottle of Montepulciano. Absolutely every item ordered was outstanding. While it is a bit expensive it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank carhar11
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We decided to try this restaurant again. So glad we did. The menu was updated and the food was excellent. We look forward to returning. It is an excellent value, portions were more than ample, atmosphere and service were always good. A hidden gem!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mary Lou C
Reviewed February 20, 2018

My wife and two daughters had a wonderful experience at Voila last night. As always, the food and service were beyond outstanding! My wife and I have gone there a number of times and have always been impressed. After having dinner there last night, now...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank sullivantm
Reviewed December 2, 2017

My wife and I were celebrating and came across this gem! The atmosphere reminded us of Paris.The Foie gras amazing! Go check this place out,you won't regret it!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Michael C
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Recently held a rehearsal dinner for 25 friends & family. Voila lived up to its reputation! We were given the front area of the restaurant, which made it private & comfortable. Service was efficient & friendly. Everyone praised the menu choices, & the food was...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank PhillyFanNewYork
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February 17, 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
It is a price guide. So this means that a meal is more expensive than a meal at an inexpensive restaurant but less than at a very expensive restaurant. Also it varies by locale, For example a meal at an expensive restaurant... More
October 23, 2015|
Response from marc p | Reviewed this property |
yes the owner has never givin me a problem with my own wine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2259
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 631-584-5686
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