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204 Main Bar & Bistro

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American, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

This is my 2nd visit following a golf outing in Cooperstown. Both times, the stop was terrific and upon arrival, we found other women eating there after their day event on the Leatherstocking golf course. For me, both times were delightful. The first visit included...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 17, 2019

When you work hard all day sometimes you just want to let someone else do the cooking. You plan ahead you make a reservation you invite your friends etc. once you are settled in your seat at the table at this supposedly nice place you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

As a vegetarian, it can be hard to eat healthy food as you travel. Two of the starters, one broccoli and one cauliflower, were among the best dishes I have had in a long time and were more than enough for a meal. Wine was...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 19, 2019

We have eaten at 204 Main on several previous visits to Cooperstown for the Glimmerglass Festival. But, this time we stayed for four nights in one of the apartments above the restaurant. We thought we would have dinner at the bistro on two of the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Our impression is that the restaurant was trying to be a little pretentious. Food was good but overpriced. We asked for more bread but were told they only bake so much each day. We asked for spinach on the plate and they said no as...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 9, 2019

It's had to imagine that a town of 500 can have a restaurant of such quality. I've had the pleasure of having breakfast there while staying in the apartments above the restaurant and dinner with friends on a few occasions. The knowledgable staff is friendly,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 2, 2019

I always go in wanting to order the Korean Rice bowl ( Bibimbap), but after listening to the nightly specials, I switched to the local Italian Sausage dish and potstickers for an appetizer. My wife had the cauliflower steak appetizer with the Sea Bass entree....More

Date of visit: June 2019
grinchisj, Owner at 204 Main Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2019

Thanks for your kind words

Reviewed May 14, 2019

Breakfast was included with our room. The host made sure we were accommodated with a nice selection of egg dishes and healthful options like steel cut oats and avocado toast. Dinner was excellent. The atmosphere was relaxed, we had a very nice bottle of wine,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed May 5, 2019

We had dinner last night with our daughter and her husband who recently moved to Canajoharie. It is incredible! Appetizers were Caesar salad and calamari. Entrees were the schnitzel (2), house-made sausage and the Korean bowl. One of the top two Caesar salads, ever. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 28, 2019

One of the best dining experiences we've had. We started with the caesar salad and potstickers. Both were fantastic. Our entrees were sea bass, short ribs, pork schnitzel and the sausage and polenta entree. We could no believe how totally amazing everything was. We ended...More

Date of visit: April 2019
grinchisj, Owner at 204 Main Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! Come on back some time

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