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88 Charles Street

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88 Charles St, Montgomery, NY 12549-1006
+1 845-457-9850
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Wallkill, New York
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a go to for the wife and myself. The restaurant is off the main street and is owned by the chef Mario. Not only does he greet you at the door , but welcomes you with the italian hospitality i grew up with. The menu has everything from seafood to steak and all is reasonably priced and displayed... More 

Thank Mark S
Idaho Falls, Idaho
1 review
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Your restaurant is better than any restaurants on Arthur Ave in the Bronx. The menu is absolutely wonderful... I wish I could eat one of each entre every time we go to Charles st. Excellent service as well... Thank you Mario for the great appetizer. We will be back...

Thank gittanv2017
Montgomery, New York
Level Contributor
27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I am a resident of Montgomery and I have been to this restaurant many times. The restaurant has a warm ambiance and the wait staff knowledgable and attentive. My issue is the quality of the food, it is extremely inconsistent. Some dishes like the Steak Au Poive are excellent while others like the calamari are way over cooked and rubbery.... More 

Thank Salvatore R
Level Contributor
36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We were taken here by our friends that wanted to try it for the first time. I ordered the Eggplant, it was just ok. My husband ordered a seafood mix over pasta and he said the Seafood was overlooked. We didn't complain since we were taken there.

Thank Jill R
Montgomery, New York
Level Contributor
58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

88 Charles street sets the bar for Elegant dining and fine dishes. I like to come here when I am in the mood for something more formal. And although they treat you with fine dining, it is not required to dress formally. Fine casual wear is acceptable. Service is always great, and the food is a culinary treat.

Thank Thomas M
Barcelona, Spain
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Mario operates the friendliest fine food restaurant in the business. His fish is fresh and grilled to perfection. The chicken with mango sauce is superb and his pastas are prepared perfectly. Do not miss the wonderful lamb shanks! The delicious desserts are made in house. We eat here regularly and are always delighted. The crew are well informed, very nice... More 

Thank sylviafru
Wallkill, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2016

My husband & I met here ! Excellent menu choices & service is spot on! Decor is lovely. Live piano music on weekends

1 Thank ksullivan320
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have been to 88 Charles Street quite a few times, most recently was last night. This restaurant has a menue that is mind boggling, every time we go there we try something new and they always have specials. There are two main seating areas and both are decorated nicely also has a beautiful Bar with gorgeous wood work and... More 

Thank Robert K
Emsworth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Interesting building which stands away from others and is nicely decorated. I would say trying to mimic a Parisian restaurant, not Italian, but the result is a little pretentious. Waiters were very attentive. Lighting was ‘sub-romantic’, bordering on dark When in USA eat steak, but my NY strip was disappointing, rather dry, not succulent and without a great deal of... More 

Thank Veg_Gardener
Level Contributor
81 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Filet Mignon with Shrimp & Scallops was outstanding ( 2 times in a row that I ordered the same and will order again the next time ) Waitress was outstanding as well ( Had entire staff sing Happy Birthday to me with free dessert )

2 Thank David M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Charles St, Montgomery, NY 12549-1006
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 845-457-9850

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?