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521 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-1922
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East Setauket, New York, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We love BLT! Everyone here knows your name and makes the restaurant feel like home. Did I mention the food is homemade and delicious ? Cash only, please!

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Thank Alan C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I have been here for several times for brunch. They offer a nice variety of brunch items with a reasonable price and great taste. Definitely a great place for a Sunday brunch.

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Thank Kezi Y
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Full disclosure, I'm a St. James resident for 14 years now. This place is a lot like our town. Small town feel, comfortable. The food is excellent, especially the breakfast. Like others have mentioned, there isn't a lot of room. I'll go there alone on my day off, with my family or with some of the other dads from the... More 

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Thank SaintJamesBri
Huntington, New York
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Ate here last Sunday. I was a bit concerned - looked like a local place that might behave indifferently to a non-local customer, but I was pleasantly surprised. The service was very friendly and attentive, the food was delicious, and the coffee was strong and fresh enough for me, yet not bitter. Our group had eggs benedict, corned beef hash,... More 

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1 Thank Margaret M
Setauket, New York
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90 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

We've been here a half dozen times over the past couple of years, and what's obvious is that everyone knows each other. The waitresses know the patrons by name, and what they like to eat. Such a refreshing throwback. The seating arrangement is, how do we say, unusual due to the layout of the place. Parties of five or more?... More 

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1 Thank Ibilkut
New York City, New York
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2011

What a great place! I've passed BLT for years and always wondered what it could be and whether there was room enough to stand up inside, let alone have tables. The building is near the railroad station, and it is built on an angle so anyway you look at it there's no way to guess how big it is inside.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-1922
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James

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