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Beech Tree

1 Collegeview Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2485
+1 845-471-7279
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“hanger steak” (7 reviews)
“fish cakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Collegeview Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2485
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's small, but well decorated and comfortable. They squeezed in a lot of tables for the space, so the wait wasn't too bad. Food is very good, although the menu isn't extensive. A great option for a comfortable dinner

Thank shark4rae
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were there on a Sturday before a concert at Vassar College. Four adults and 2 teenaged grandchildren able to make good choices. It was a small menu but everything sounded tasty. It everything we ordered was tasty, perfectly done.

Thank herbelman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This has become our "don't feel like cooking, let's treat ourselves" spot over the course of the last two years. It's a cozy spot across the street from Vassar College, with diners sharing space with bar customers. Although sometimes the noise level gets a bit...More

Thank Leslie W
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Nothing fancy, plenty of Vassar College-ites, really good food at reasonable prices. There's also a bar, an asset.

Thank RadioKaren
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I will start by admitting that this review is prejudiced, because I am a long time Poughkeepsie resident and this is absolutely my favorite restaurant. It is really a pub which also happens to serve some first class food. It's small and unpretentious, but tends...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stopped in for lunch recently from out of town and were really wowed by the specials for the day. The waitress was fantastic and the food was terrific. Both the fish cakes and smoked beef with black eyed peas specials were really stand outs....More

Thank Traveler307804
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This was my first time here and I really enjoyed it. Three of us went for dinner, we had the Hangar Steak , Baby Lamb chops, and The Tile fish. All were delicious and cooked perfectly! The side's were fresh and home made. Salad's were...More

Thank Gigigogo1
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I am rating this place on one night, one experience, two beers: I pulled in last night at 8:30 to use wifi and have a beer or so and it was odd enough to comment. Firstly, the gentleman behind the bar had little idea of...More

Thank MK_in_VT
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Pleasant, low key place, with varied menu. Attentive service and not terribly crowded for a Friday night. Would definitely return.

Thank ordinarymind
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Meet with my friends for dinner, the food was good the service was also good didn't like their decor but still I recommend this place

Thank Malka G
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
The Beech Tree is about 2.5 miles from the Cuneen-Hackett Arts Center. It is on Collegeview Avenue, which borders the North side of the Vassar College Campus. It can be reached from Cuneen-Hackett by taking either Main... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Collegeview Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2485
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-471-7279
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