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Seneca Lodge Restaurant

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Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
+1 607-535-2014
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Watkins Glen, New York
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had our server David and he was pleasant, considerate and attentive. I've been here many times and for dinner we love being served by Meghan, Andy, Frank and Tara! I also have nothing but amazing things to say about Krista, Sam and Jackie in the bar!!! I am glad to call this place a regular spot for myself and... More 

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Thank Nedfred55
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed a few weeks ago for a race that was at Watkins Glen. The location of this for the track is really the best of all worlds. Close to town and yet close to the track while being in the middle of the wilderness. The property as a whole has clearly grown over time and added buildings here and... More 

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Tappan, New York
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103 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a large restaurant with an interesting bar that has arrows stuck into the walls. Make sure you check out the bar. The blue cheese dressing was so thick I think you could walk on it and not sink. Food was good. We live outside NYC. I would recommend this restaurant as good local experience.

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Thank Schraders_in_Tappan
East Amherst, New York
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully tender prime rib. The salad bar was very fresh and was refilled regularly. I had a wonderful soup the night I was there. I thought it was a good value. There was a 45 minute wait to get seated the Saturday night I was there. We enjoyed ourselves while we were waiting at the Tavern Room bar.

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Thank Denis B
West Liberty, Ohio
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111 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to check out the menu for dinner but ended up having a beer in the very unique bar. This is obviously a locals hang out but they welcomed us with open arms. Several local craft beers on tap which was a little surprising considering it is really a hangout for the local bow hunters. Behind the bar are... More 

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Silver Creek, New York, United States
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Initially booked a Saturday night stay and added a second night. Rooms are clean and unpretentious. We had dinner both nights in the lodge, food was good and there was plenty. My husband had the meatloaf special on Sunday, and it was more than he could eat. i had the grilled chicken, which came with two breasts. The salad bar... More 

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Thank Valerie S
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cute place. The property has accommodations, a bar, and a restaurant. We went for dinner. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Reasonable prices. Great service. Most meals come with this little salad bar that was very good and fresh. The blue cheese is insane, thick and chunky. Originally thought it was cottage cheese.

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Thank Julie S
Midwest
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227 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are a race fan or hunter, you will enjoy the fantastic collection of history on the walls! Rest there is a bar and restaurant, but the history of this lodge restaurant is the star attraction!

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Thank Rae Ann P
Mont Clare, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I enjoyed breakfast here while we were in the Watkins Glen area and enjoyed it. The restaurant is in a log cabin and had a nice rustic feel to it. The pancakes I had were wonderful and I left feeling quite full. Service was prompt and attentive. Will definitely return.

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Gananoque, Canada
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126 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The menu has changed very little over the years, from the orange duck, to the pork chops, to the fried chicken accompanied by an always fresh salad bar. There is also a knightly special. My first visit was 30 years ago and I can honestly say I've never had a bad meal. the is a unique bar off the dining... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 607-535-2014

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