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American Cafe

5 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2540
+1 516-656-0003
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
16 Sep 2018
“Very good food at excellent prices”
30 Aug 2018
“Great variety of dishes ”
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American, Cafe
5 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2540
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

There's something for everyone here from American to Mexican. Their salads are great as well. Don't forget their homemade soups which are delicious. And the prices are right.

Thank Portcruiser
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant had a great variety of dishes. I had trouble determining what to get because everything looked so good. I ordered the bbq pulled pork sandwich and fries. Overall a good meal. I would give 3.5 stars if I could.

Thank G2114WAjasonh
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for many years. They do aim to please. Not the healthiest cuisine but certainly tasty.

Thank RobbyLeeD
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Terrible service, food never came, every other customer came in after us, served before us and we left without eating after 45 minutes! Will not return!

Thank Maps68435
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a good place for breakfast, lunch or dinner. I've been there several times and always enjoyed my meal. You can just go for appetizers. It's small but very nice. They have some great items that are different from most places. Very casual. The...More

Thank spoostad
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A very unique menu, including tacos and brisket. Everything I have had there has been very delicious. I especially like the tacos. Their chicken corn chowder is awesome too! With a trip if you are in the area.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

my wife and I love the American café. Great change in the every day take out as well. A great mixture of Spanish and American food. Nice place to go and dine. Love the corn chowder!

Thank P3265NZjeremym
Reviewed 4 October 2016

One of the few places that is not a diner where you can enjoy a burger or light meal and have table service. Service is friendly and the food, especially the soups, good.

Thank Stephenie63
Reviewed 22 September 2016

American Cafe has tasty Mexican food, but also does great burgers and breakfasts. The casual atmosphere and relaxed wait staff makes for a pleasant place to read the newspaper or talk with friends while enjoying the food.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Good food friendly staff and a large selection good for a casual meal reasonably priced comfortable atmosphere

Thank MrTonyG1
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542-2540
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Glen Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 516-656-0003
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