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Colgate Inn

1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1111
+1 315-824-2300
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner with friends, everyone shared the appetizers and we so much enjoyed dinner and drinks. The waitress was terrific, I have forgotten her name (sorry) she was very attentive when we needed a refresh of drinks or water. We had a leisure time, it...More

Thank Louise806
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Colgate Inn was highly recommended and food and location did not disappoint. French onion soup was excellent. Good local beer list too.

Thank Herberto_49r
Reviewed 29 November 2017

A lovely old Inn surrounded by the old world charm of beautiful Hamilton NY what more could one ask for ? Amazing food and drinks at the Inns old style pub , excellent formal dinning , a old world private dining room with fireplace and...More

Thank Brad J
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Have gone there for many years. It's a beautiful place, nice bar room with a very inviting fireplace. The biggest complaint, and I have heard it from many other people over the years, is the service. The food is good, sometimes average but mostly good....More

Thank palma1958
Meghan L, Manager at Colgate Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Palma1958, I would like to start off by thanking you for taking the time to write such a positive review of the Colgate Inn. I am sorry for the unfortunate news that is that we fell short of your expectations as far as timely service...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

My family ate here after most of the parents had left the Colgate campus on Sunday night of Parents' Weekend, so the dining room was practically empty (which was nice for non-shouting dinner conversation). Positives: - My lobster roll was one of the best I've...More

Thank 1VoiceInTheCrowd
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This place is fantastic for breakfast (and I wouldn't be surprised if their other meals were pretty awesome, too). The dining room is just perfect and the food is absolutely top quality. Service is also excellent. It probably won't be the least expensive breakfast you...More

Thank Loren48503
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The dining room and bar at night are very welcoming and comfortable. Service was professional and pleasant. The food was nothing special but also no complaints. Prices are a little high but that's to be expected in a place like this. You're paying to eat...More

1  Thank jamiejf
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great menu and some things that made it special. First the waitress suggested a flight of wine. Three 1/3 glasses of any wines on the menu to try. A very nice way to try something from the wine selection. I went with the skinny colada...More

1  Thank scott t
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter, granddaughter and I had a very nice dinner there. I was impressed by the menu options and admired the selection of sea food this far inland. However, the rack of lamb my granddaughter ordered was the hit of the meal. All out entrees...More

1  Thank Nancylind
Reviewed 20 August 2017

My wife and I had a Friday night dinner here. The filet mignon and the halibut dishes were both superb, perfectly prepared, and attractively presented. The wine selection was extensive, but not overwhelming. My Vouvray was particularly tasty. Service was notably S-L-O-W. We were in...More

1  Thank Terry B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1111
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 315-824-2300
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  • This restaurant is at Colgate Inn
The Colgate Inn offers fine American cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. No matter what you are in the mood for, the Colgate Inn has the atmosphere and fare to suit.
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