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We reinvented Fine Dining

Whether you are bringing a group of your starving friends or it’s just you and your nervous date, we have dining options for everyone!  Our Ala Carte menu allows you to order exactly what you want in portions just right for your night out with that pretty lady.  If your hunger drives you and your… read more

Not only fine dining, but an experience!

We know Mediterranean dining.  As one of Staten Island’s finest restaurants, we not only provide the experience that you’ll find in other Fine Dining Restaurants, but we go above and beyond, making sure you feel like you are in Sri Lanka.  We not only offer the best Mediterranean food, but it’s finest selection of wines and… read more

Bring a date or your group of friends!

Here at Chinar on the Island, our ambiance is perfect for intimate couples and groups of people.  Our fine food and wide selection of wines coupled with our dance floor can make for a romantic evening or a night away with your closest friends.  Now what other Staten Island restaurant can offer that? Regardless of the size… read more

Ambiance is key

At Chinar on the Island, we know that outstanding food must come with an outstanding place to enjoy it.  Here we not only serve excellent food to savor, but an ambiance that we know will linger on your mind for a long time. We have carefully taken our inspiration from the Middle Eastern Chinar tree… read more

We Offer The Finest Russian Cuisine in Staten Island

Our Staten Island restaurant, offers the finest Russian cuisine. At Chinar On The Island, we pride ourselves on our extensive menu. Banquette style or ordering a-la-cart, our menu is designed to activate your taste buds. I also want to share with you a little know secret: our special drink offer, valid until June 30th, 2012. Getting… read more

Staten Island’s Finest of Restaurants, Chinar On The Island

With the history of the Chinar Tree in mind, comes Staten Island’s Finest Russian Restaurant, Chinar On The Island. It is rumored that, under the Chinar Tree, Hippocrates taught his students. The Chinar Tree is also held in history as the place where lovers would meet. We carry on the beloved history of the Chinar Tree… read more

We Are Among The Top Restaurants in Staten Island, Serving the Finest Russian Cuisine

Welcome to Chinar On The Island, bar & restaurant. And let’s not forget Saturday nights when we also turn into a dance floor. Our ambiance is romantic, and our style is Russian. Learn how to eat, drink and party Russian style. Our Staten Island restaurant, invites you to enjoy the tastes and luxuries of Russia… read more

Discovering an Island Paradise for the Palate in New York

A culinary adventure awaits those visiting this Staten Island restaurant offering the perfect combination of atmosphere, appetizing delicacies from around the world and evening entertainment. Serious foodies and everyday diners seeking a fun and flavourful culinary experience have a delicious new destination to enjoy. New York may be famous for its pizza and fashionable high… read more

The Taste of a New Year at Chinar on the Island

Chinar on the Island has welcomed the new year of 2012 with a brand new scrumptious menu; filled with all the pleasures of Russian fare and their customary sprinkling of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean food. This well-known restaurant on Staten Island has all the makings of a perfect night out, especially now that there’s a… read more