We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Barking Spider

American, Bar, Pub
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
302 Main Street, North Creek, NY 12853
+1 518-251-9911
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 28: English reviews
Campton, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Someone had recommended us because the hamburgers and quesadillas were great and inexpensive. The name also intrigued us. It is a place where locals really know each other, but are also friendly to strangers. Very quaint. If we lived in North Creek in might have more appeal that it did as a last minute whim to experience something different.

Thank Carol S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is probably the only place to get food at 9:00 pm on Saturday night. Ordered some snacks and a few beers on tap. The cute bartender Sadie was very awesome. She was fun and friendly. The bar was full of mostly locals but She made us feel very welcome and comfortable. I saw her here last year as well.... More 

Thank paulcK8953IK
Level Contributor
96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Many people told us this was great. We had our kids but didn't stay. There is only seating at the bar. Looked like a fun place for adults!

Thank Ann Marie A
Somerset, United States
Level Contributor
47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The barking spider is a cool little bar with cold beer and great food. We order some burgers and they were great. Beer selection is decent and there is something for everyone.

Thank Robert Z
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Level Contributor
57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stopped in for a cold beer. A local hangout with friendly people.A cool wood bar with Stella on tap! There is a shuffle board table,don't see them that often anymore Clean bar,good spot in North Creek.

1 Thank shadrack28
Poughkeepsie, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a great bar, great service, staff, etc…. We had burgers, quesadias, wraps, --they have it all, and all very reasonable! The staff was great, and patient with a huge number of over-excited wedding travelers!

Thank Cathy J
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Absolutely the best burger in town. A great place for lunch and the best value. Very friendly staff and owner. Chicken Quesadilla or Burgers are delicious and you get plenty for your buck. This is a pub so probably not good for taking kids there.

Thank Joelene S
Fort Collins, Colorado
Level Contributor
45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

I was in North Creek on a skiing vacation and discovered this little hole in the wall. They had a fair selection of local craft beers as well as traditional American lagers. The bartender and patrons were all friendly and the television volume was quiet inviting plenty of conversation. Though I did not play, there was even shuffleboard at the... More 

Thank Dansanity
North Creek, New York
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The choice of wines and brews is great for a small community. Locals meet here often to share the experiences of the day! Food choices are few, but, it is some of the best around with prices very affordable!

Thank djtracy
Penn Yan
Level Contributor
37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

Stopped by on advice of a bartender at Gore Mountain. We wanted a quick bar type spot for food and drinks. This was a great place. I had the chicken bacon ranch wrap and have to say it was one of the best I've ever had! Beer was ice cold. Bartender was friendly. Food was good. Very small bar, but... More 

Thank Teri S

Travellers who viewed Barking Spider also viewed


Been to Barking Spider? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Main Street, North Creek, NY 12853
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  North Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 518-251-9911

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Barking Spider staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?