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Bayside lunch recommendation

remudaman Mar 3, 2010 04:46 PM

Looking for a nice place in the Bayside (Queens) area for a Sunday afternoon lunch with good food and where we won't be rushed. Any thoughts? TIA.

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  1. ZenFoodist RE: remudaman Mar 5, 2010 05:00 AM

    Press 195. I love the cubano, the roasted beet salad and the sangria. Standard order with a side of pomme frites and a pitcher of sangria for sharing. The soups are pretty good too. Very solid place.

    Press 195
    40-11 Bell Blvd, Queens, NY 11361

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      toby1355 RE: remudaman Mar 8, 2010 01:03 PM

      Press 195: panini style potato knish stuufed with pastrami! Wow!

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        stuartlafonda RE: toby1355 Apr 26, 2010 05:46 PM

        Had dinner here yesterday and it was very good. I loved the draft beer selection including a Radeberger pilsner and Mothers Milk stout. The fries were excellent and much better then the ones I had at a french bistro the night before. Salads were nice and the sandwiches although a little expensive were very tasty particularly my roast pork and cheese. A nice laid back vibe with good service.

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        foodie1017 RE: remudaman Apr 13, 2011 07:04 PM

        I want to try Press 195. Haven't yet. Heard they deliver but not sure if they will deliver where I live.

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          donnyp RE: remudaman Apr 29, 2011 02:45 PM

          Tried Press 195 and now have been there three times with my wife for dinner. Great casual place and the food is terrific. Service is hit or miss depending on who you get, but good overall. Try the Outrage IPA, the house salad, the fries with chipotle mayo. Good paninis include the pastrami ruben, the ham and brie, and the buffalo chicken. The burger was also excellent. Their secret is fresh ingredients and light; dry panini rolls. Enjoy!

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