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Northstar Restaurant

American, Diner
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116 Church St, Rte 12 & 26, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1714
+1 315-482-5825
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Alexandria Bay, New York
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch there with friends and it was not very clean. The window sills needed dusting, very badly and service was a little slow as they were short staffed and so was the kitchen. But all in all not too bad.

Thank hwell1
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The kind of restaurant that you grew up going to. Old guys at the counter and marina workers coming in for breakfast. Waitress okay,not very talkative. Food was good. Knew how to make perfect eggs. Decor could do with a update. Coffee very strong.

Thank Lisa B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Ordered within 5 minutes of sitting down \o/.... An hour later after no less than 8 other tables were seated and served, some twice, we paid for our coffee and left... Seems that if they know you, u get placed at the front of the cooks line. Funny thing is we are locals, just not regulars I guess, and certainly... More 

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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped in here for breakfast on a early Monday morning when leaving for home in Ohio. A lot of locals eat here. Most everybody kinda knew other people and the waitresses. Friendly service and food cooked properly. Nice older CLEAN place. I would return again.

Thank RGAfromOhio
Baldwinsville, New York
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48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I guess my biggest problem is when I'm sitting down eating I tend to look at things maybe more than most people but an improperly displayed American flag and holes in the floor. Multiple tables that were not clean doesn't do much for me sorry and the hardest thing for me is that they have a great location and it... More 

1 Thank familyman66slig
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Stopped for breakfast, Ordered coffee & tea, got coffee & OJ. Asked if they had grapefruit juice, waitress did not know. Asked about my tea & she then was able to bring it to me. The cooks were very slow. Husband had hash & eggs & I had eggs, bacon & light raisin toast. The bacon was cruisfied, the toast... More 

Thank Sharon S
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We come here a lot when we visit. This time we sat at a table where you could view the kitchen. I work as a food service manager in a school so I tend to watch. I saw the cook eating while she was cooking, wipe her nose on her hand and gloves were missing. Then I watched our waitress... More 

Thank TrLm810
Syracuse, New York
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Sorry we didn't find this great restaurant until our last day. Friendly atmosphere with good selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Very clean and felt very welcome by the staff. We were served large portions for breakfast and everything was delicious. Good family restaurant with reasonable prices.

Palm Bay, Florida
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Service was good. Food was good a stop for breakfast. Stayed at the motel right behind. Which was great.

Thank morris7353
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84 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

If not a local no need to stop in this restaurant. Walked in and was advised by the waiter to seat ourselves. Found a table and waited for service, finally a waitress came over and gave us menus and took our drink order which was two ice teas. Waited for over 10 minutes and never received the drinks or any... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Church St, Rte 12 & 26, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1714
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Alexandria Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 315-482-5825
phone 315-482-3966

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