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Main Course Restaurant

175 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1162
+1 845-255-2600
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“brisket” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
175 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1162
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

yeah it is a counter service / seat yourself /takeout place - but wholly moly the food is still outstanding (after last eating there over 15 years ago) - would be my first choice for food in NP next time i am up there

Thank joisey-joe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Main Course is well-decorated and has an inviting atmosphere. We had never been to a trendy restaurant like this before, and the staff was very helpful. The dinner options were varied and well-priced, and also very good. It is a must-visit during your time...More

Thank CaptainCheese
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I've gone to the Main Course countless times. That gives you a hint of my love for this place. As you've read, the salad menu is phenomenal. One chooses their own ingredients to customize a salad of their choice. This always makes me one very...More

Thank Elise G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have eaten here many times and have enjoyed it each time. All menu items are delicious and the quality is high. The place is clean and prices reasonable. I highly recommend Main Course and I am a tough critic. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Debbie1063
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Bruce and his team manage to serve entries for as little as $12 on Tuesday nights. The selection and quality is as good as anything in the Hudson Valley and the cost is about the same as a fast food restaurant. Main Course allows you...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here the other day after my daughter's softball game. It took forever to place an order, with only 5 people in front of us, waited a long time in line. To get our food wasn't too bad, had a beer while we waited. The...More

Thank Mike Z
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Nicely surprised by the quality of the food. Several small rooms nicely decorated with small or large tables to share. You first choose your dishes at the counter, then you take it to your table. Informal but cozy

Thank ginsengNewYork
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were traveling to up state NY and didn't want the normal fast food for lunch. I found this great spot that serves farm to table, my favorite type of place. It's located a few minutes off of 87. They have a variety of food...More

Thank Baker1085
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant about 5 times in 5 days during a training. The food is fresh and vegetarian friendly. The food is seasoned well and my friend said the chicken was awesome. This restaurant is casual and does not include table service. The line...More

Thank IrvineHarley
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I keep going back because I love the food however whenever I go there I feel like the girls that work the register are not very friendly. They always seem to rush you and come off as rude in my opinion. Otherwise I think this...More

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Pat D
7 June 2017|
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Response from ginsengNewYork | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delayed answer: Yes they have many gluten free options. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1162
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Paltz
  • Phone Number: +1 845-255-2600
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