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Bear Trap Inn

6453 Nys Route 30, 1 Mi. West of Town, Indian Lake, NY 12842-2024
+1 518-648-5341
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
6 Oct 2016
“Best Burgers!”
12 Aug 2016
“Drinks and food, roadside saloon”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
6453 Nys Route 30, 1 Mi. West of Town, Indian Lake, NY 12842-2024
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Every time we ride Moose River Plains, we stop at the Bear Trap for the BEST burger and a warm up at the Fire. Our first time there we didn't expect much but we couldn't wait to go back the next winter!

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This place can range from quiet, local hangout to a raucous all night dance on the tables full blown party. You never know what your going to get. Worth checking out.

1  Thank danrice518
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Expectations we're exactly sky high walking through the door but we were told the place had decent pub food. Pub food - that is it and nearly all of it is fried. Shrimp basket, chicken fingers, chicken wings, onion wings,....you get the idea. I got...More

Thank Upst8ny_traveler
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I asked for chicken tenders and fries. I got some deep, deep fried something that may have been chicken but all I could taste was lard. And the french fries were deep fried in the same oil. I think everything is--it also tasted vaguely fish...More

Thank bookcrazie
Reviewed 23 June 2014

If you are looking to get a good burger and fries or another standard bar food item, then this is the place. Simple, clean, and fast service. Don't let the outside keep you from going in.

3  Thank JohnCChar
Reviewed 5 September 2013

If you're looking for a small town local bar you've arrived. Here is your information central! Ask anything you'll get the answer for it all. Feel at home, come casual and leave the attitude outside you'll have a great time and want to come back.

1  Thank Gwen M
Reviewed 16 August 2013

When you go to Indian Lake before or after the main season, you have 2 choices...Bear Trap, or the Indian Lake Restaurant. Both are good, but very different in terms of food. For great burgers, fries, etc.Bear Trap wins. VERY CASUAL! Leave the tiara at...More

1  Thank optix10
Reviewed 10 February 2013

You won't find fancy stuff here or an extensive menu but the homemade lasagna is great . The bar is small and friendly .

1  Thank gidtanner
Reviewed 29 November 2012

Don't judge the book by the cover......this establishment may not look like much from the outside but the food will suprise you! All homemade, the burgers are big and juicy....not those premade burgers.

2  Thank MzMac863
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Bar, Pub, American
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  • Address: 6453 Nys Route 30, 1 Mi. West of Town, Indian Lake, NY 12842-2024
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Indian Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-648-5341
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