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Seasons at The ClubSeasons at The Club
2 reviews
American | Albany, Upstate New York

My husband and I are so excited that Season's at Colonie Country Club is now open to the public!! We had an amazing meal, prepared perfectly by the chef. The service was superior, and the ambiance was delightful. I completely recommend to anyone looking for an amazing date night, this is the place to go. We will be back for sure. So many more dishes to try!!!! More

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The Horned Dorset Inn1. The Horned Dorset Inn
232 reviews
French | Cooperstown, Upstate New York

Always a wonderful experience! Food second to none as well as the service. Couldn’t ask for anything more for a special evening More

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Saint Lawrence Spirits On The River Chateau2. Saint Lawrence Spirits On The River Chateau
226 reviews
Farm-to-table | Clayton, Upstate New York

Always always always a treat. Superb service. Great food. Beautiful views. And so reasonably priced. A favourite spot More

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Wildflowers at Turning Stone3. Wildflowers at Turning Stone
459 reviews
Continental | Verona, Upstate New York

Best breakfast I have had in a long time. Friendly and attentive staff as well. More

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TS Steakhouse at Turning Stone4. TS Steakhouse at Turning Stone
1373 reviews
Steakhouse | Verona, Upstate New York

Well mannered employees and great service! They were very positive and kind. More

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Morgan & Co. - Glens Falls5. Morgan & Co. - Glens Falls
660 reviews
American | Glens Falls, Upstate New York

I loved the total experience, but would recommend using softer background music so diners can relax more. More

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Hall of Springs DiningHall of Springs Dining
Contemporary American | Saratoga Springs, Upstate New York

Dining is available prior to evening Ballet and Orchestra performances at SPAC; beginning Wednesday, July 17 - Saturday, August 17, 2019. Matinee lunch will be offered in the Dining Room on Thursday 7/18 only. *Closed July 20th*
The Hall of Springs Dining Room offers contemporary American cuisine highlighting seasonal selections, and local, sustainable foods with an emphasis on creativity. Eclectic sit down entrée options are accompanied by a fresh salad bar, house made soups, and decadent desserts. Quench your thirst with crafted libations, local & imported beers, wines by the glass (and bottle). All are complemented by proficient and sincere service to make for an exceptional dining experience.More

The Diamond Club at Clifton Park CenterThe Diamond Club at Clifton Park Center
American | Clifton Park, Upstate New York

The Diamond Club at Clifton Park Center features approachable food in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Located inside The Hilton Garden Inn, this chic restaurant and bar will satisfy any craving. Our Classic Burger, Hand Carved Reuben or Carved Turkey BLT will make you want more. If you are in the mood for a more refined meal, the Roasted Salmon or Diamond Cut Rib Eye will work just fine. Couple that with a great wine, beer and spirit selection and your night is complete! More

The View Restaurant at Dunham's Bay ResortThe View Restaurant at Dunham's Bay Resort
American | Lake George, Upstate New York

The View Restaurant at Dunham’s Bay Resort is a family friendly restaurant with views of Lake George which has earned a reputation for excellence in the Lake George Region. Offering a stunning view of the resort’s namesake bay and locally sourced seasonal menu expertly crafted by our executive chef, The View Restaurant is a local staple not to be missed. Whether it’s casual a la carte dining, cocktails and appetizers at the bar, or a private event, The View Restaurant at Dunham’s Bay Resort is fresh local food at its best. The View Restaurant In-Season (June-August) is open for Lunch, & Dinner seven days a week and for Sunday Brunch on the Bay all year long.More

Tin Rooster at Turning StoneTin Rooster at Turning Stone
Barbecue | Verona, Upstate New York

Saddle Up! At Tin Rooster, the pig’s sacred, the beer’s cold, and the atmosphere is Country Americana at its finest. Our BBQ features signature flavors that may start a finger lickin’ addiction. But we’ve got more than food – If this barn is a rockin’, come on in. With iced cold beers, country girls dancing, and the best in country music, Tin Rooster is sure to get wild.

Upstate TavernUpstate Tavern
Contemporary American | Verona, Upstate New York

From local ingredients to local brews, the Upstate menu offers dishes to suit the heartiest appetites and includes crave-worthy Binghamton Spiedie Rods with tzatziki; a finger-licking good Wing Bar with a choice of sauces; Sliders featuring sharp cheddar cheese from Cuba, NY; and the true Upstate classic Poutine, composed of hand-cut russet fries topped with pot roast gravy and Yancey’s cheddar cheese curds. Delicious burger choices are plenty and favorite comfort foods like Utica Shrimp Riggies, Clint’s Summer Camp Fish Fry and BBQ Glazed Beef Meatloaf will make you feel at home.

Not to be missed is Upstate’s wide selection of rotating craft beers from the Empire State’s finest breweries including Saranac, Ithaca Beer Co., and Ommegang, plus our refreshingly cold house brew, Upstate Lager, always available on tap and always a crowd pleaser.More