The 10 Best Restaurants In Queens' Bayside Area, New York

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9 February 2017

You may have never been to Bayside, Queens, but you’ve probably heard of it. If you happen to find yourself in this New York area, we have your culinary needs covered. Life is no fun without food, are we right? So enjoy our picks for the ten best restaurants in Bayside.


A bistro-style restaurant for all your bistro-style needs, Aperitif serves contemporary French cuisine with Mediterranean and Asian influences. The ingredients are always fresh and delicious, so be sure to try this spot if you’re looking for classic French food with a twist.

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Enjoy the allure of Spanish, French, and Italian dishes in this fine-dining establishment. Each dish is packed with flavor at Marbella – they promise a memorable dining experience with their elegant environment and fresh ingredients.

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Tequila Sunrise of Bayside

This one-stop shop will satisfy all of your Mexican food desires. Tequila Sunrise offers the most delicious Mexican food at the most affordable prices. Each dish is authentic and exquisite. Go with some traditional enchiladas, or spice things up with some Spanish paella!

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Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse

This is not your traditional steakhouse. Uncle Jack’s is a one-of-a-kind steakhouse found only in NYC. A high-end Bayside restaurant, you may find yourself dining next to the likes of entrepreneurs and socialites. Enjoy their old-world ambiance.

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Papazzio seems to have just about everything, from live music to happy hour specials, gluten-free options -the list goes on. Their exciting cocktails pair perfectly with their tasty dishes. Join them for happy hour Tuesday through Friday 5pm until 7pm, or enjoy dinner specials like a great pasta dish or a wrap.


Burger lovers rejoice! At Bareburger, you’ll find a ton of different burger options. If nothing on the menu appeals to you, feel free to craft your own burger.