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1642 Main St, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
+1 518-797-3449
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Feura Bush, New York, USA
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Seems we get to the Palmer House around once each year even though we only live 20 minutes away. Every time we go we enjoy exceptional, beautifully conceived and executed food. This visit was to celebrate our 45th "date-versary". It happened to also be Restaurant Week, so we still got the same great food but less expensively. We started with... More 

Thank Ken R
Loudonville, New York
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We've been going to the Palmer House for years (20+) and during the time it was run my Micah and Rochelle, we enjoyed many meals there. So we returned last month (not knowing Micah and Rochelle were gone) and found a different restaurant. The service was awful. We sat at our table for 30 minutes before anyone came over. We... More 

Thank Frank P
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were there at 7 pm and it took nearly an hour to get our food. It's a simple menu and good comfort meal.

Thank irenekhin
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were traveling with our chocolate lab and the Palmer came highly recommended by our hostess at the DeWitt (also a fabulous place) who mentioned the Palmer might welcome dogs since they have an outdoor seating area. When we arrived, they were not serving outside, but the hostess took pity on us and let us sit in the back area... More 

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Windham, New York
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Palmer House has a dining section plus a pub in the back (both small). Though the menu(s) doesn't offer a vast selection, what is on offer ought to pretty much satisfy most people. The (s) in menu is because there is a restaurant menu AND a pub menu. The focus seems to be on fresh and local ingredients and... More 

Thank mike c
South Orange, New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2016

farm to table so it was so fresh and yummy. i can't wait to go back, especially during a different season!

Thank Alayne R
Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Loved this place. The food is excellent, the service is great. I liked the outdoor patio but we had dinner at the bar. They were a little busy but they were always nice and attentive.

Thank Margot R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Thursday night is not so busy-go then. Meals and dessert we ate were of freshest local farm to table and flavor was like unami all over the plate. Had chicken livers from free run chickens-small but intensely flavored and sautéed kale was unexpectedly delicious-order the chicken livers a bit rarer (best chicken livers since chopped chicken livers). Steak taco special... More 

Thank jknows
Cairo, New York
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Good food and fresh from the garden when possible. Menu changes frequently. Little small so you might want to make reservations.

Thank AMCO127
East Berne, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

The town is very quaint. We felt the food was on the expensive side for what you got. Kind of empty when we were there which surprised us as there is no where else to go in town.

Thank Sissy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1642 Main St, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rensselaerville
  • Phone Number: +1 518-797-3449

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