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The Briars

512 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510-1526
+1 914-941-9870
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (5 reviews)
“stuffed sole” (3 reviews)
“breadsticks” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
512 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510-1526
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

This restaurant is living on its past reputation. It has been going down hill and now The Briars is now at the bottom of the hill. Will not frequent it anymore. The waitress was in a rush to take our order and rushed us through...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

we were seated for our 7PM reservation and then things went downhill rushed us to order and when we finally received just the 2 soups they were cold. the 4 salads came while we sent the soup back which came back lukewarm, really??? Then the...More

Thank jspi2017
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Have been going for many years now. Food is wonderful and the portions are unbelievable! Staff is wonderful and always attentive to your needs.

Thank ArubaMuffy
Reviewed 18 January 2017

May husband and I go here at least a couple times of month. The food is always delicious and the service is excellent! One of my favorite restaurants in Westchester.

Thank Lise G
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The be fair, we have dined here several times and have been pleased with the food and the lively atmosphere. Both of those were missing on the Saturday night of Octoberfest weekend. The one constant was the attentive waitstaff who was unobtrusive, and attentive. This...More

Thank MtGranny
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The briars has been around for decades, but the food is always great! My family used to have family dinners there all the time. The food comes in huge portions, with their classic cold vegetable and dinner roll appetizers. They even created a back room...More

Thank Robyn D
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The restaurant has a classic lodge/pub feel, but it's the great food and incredibly friendly and helpful staff that really makes this place stand out. We went for a brunch with family that included three generations, and everyone loved their meal. Wide variety of food...More

Thank Kakir
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Strictly for the over 70 crowd. what was once a solid family restaurant is now in decline, serving bland, unimaginative food.

Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed 26 May 2016

How many? Hundreds of times! George is the best! One thing I can say is you certainly get enough food there! I am always bringing something home with me. We have been here countless times and always have a great time. George is a gracious...More

Thank Paulette K
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Have dined at The Briars for years and enjoy it every time. Recently was there and enjoyed soft shell crabs. They were delicious and a very good portion. They are known for their cold slaw that is placed on the table after you get seated....More

Thank Diana S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510-1526
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Briarcliff Manor
  • Phone Number: +1 914-941-9870
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