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Baxter Mountain Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
+1 518-576-9990
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (9 reviews)
“pork shank” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Headed for the Deer Head in Elizabethtown we pulled into Baxter Tavern about halfway there as a nasty wintry mix made driving very hazardous. (Lake Placid was without power from late afternoon until next morning due to the storm). Baxter Tavern offers a warm mountain...More

Thank blangham
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Food awesome and very well prepared. Staff wonderful. Very nice atmosphere. Inside decor well done. Price reasonable.

Thank lizaacey
Reviewed 14 February 2017

this is my go to location when I'm dying for a great hamburger and onion soup... I love the Adirondack atmosphere with log beams and a great fireplace to sit by in both rooms.. their menu is your normal fair but their soups and specials...More

Thank JD_ADK
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My wife and I had a very enjoyable Sunday evening dinner at Baxter Mountain Tavern. The ambience is pleasant and relaxing. We started with the hummus as an appetizer; we enjoyed that a lot, however if you don't like the flavor of cumin I'd suggest...More

Thank Chuck518
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Spinach Salad is the best! Food has improved over the years and now welcome going there with the family. Recommend reservations on weekenda

Thank tarlawton
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Having a horrible experience at the Ausable Inn, AGAIN, we headed up the hill the Dave's. This is a true Adirondack legend. Clean, great food and the people are fantastic. If your hiking in the high peaks, don't even bother stopping anywhere in the Valley....More

Thank grid60
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is a rustic place, with hearty fare, and an out in the middle of nowhere setting with a lovely view - it's great, and reflective of an Adirondack experience, for sure. Soups, sandwiches, burgers, and dinner entrees on the menu all seem simple and...More

Thank oneupstatenewyorker
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Food is ok but very pricey for a tavern out in no mans land. Ravoli's looked like frozen and they were $20.00. The hambuger was very expensive and not great. I think they need to revamp the menu.

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Not bad - not great. American-style food at mid-range prices. Bar and restaurant. Plenty of parking.

Thank John M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the place to go after you've worked up an appetite climbing one of the nearby peaks. The service and the regulars are always friendly; the food always good; the selection of on tap beer and ale short but well-rounded.

Thank TommyA291
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Nina R
19 March 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Keene
  • Phone Number: +1 518-576-9990
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