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Clam Bar

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3914 Brewerton Rd, Syracuse, NY 13212-3705
+1 315-458-1662
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Clay, New York
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is very small so seating is limited. The service and food are fantastic. Pricey but worth it!!

Thank BAShannon1
Massena, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and service. Been there the last few times I have been in town for work. Only downside that I'll remember to avoid in the future is the high top table next to the door. Annoying....would have been worth the extra 10 minute wait for something else.

Thank Patrick O
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife loves this place. It's okay for me. Good menu choices. Nothing has ever made me say I can't wait to go back.

Thank Kevin S
Owensboro, Kentucky, United States
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner with family, wait staff was wonderful and food was phenomenal. Worth every penny for a great total package.

Thank Laura B
Sandy Creek, New York
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Looks like a dive, but great food. Best friend haddock and awesome new england clam chowder. Good burgers, salads and pasta dishes. Warm bread and garlic butter. Great service, quick. Friendly staff. Lots of choices and generous portions.

Thank genalola
Saint James City, Florida
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great food always,good portions.Always have nice specials.A wide variety on the menu,Something for everyone.A small place that can be busy because of the food.so plan accordingly.

Thank RandyZim
Lincoln, NE
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264 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Although the last time I ate at The Clam Bar was years ago, this was a recent visit. The place has been a fixture in the area for a long time. I went in around 3pm on a Friday afternoon. The place was busy, including a bar that was almost packed. I was quickly seated at a table and I... More 

Thank Paul K
Upstate NY
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

To start with the actual restaurant menu and their online menus don't match, less options there. Then there's the seating, four of us were seated at a table that would barley service two people. It was their standard table. I must also caution if you're physically disabled don't go here as there certainly isn't room for a walker or wheelchair... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

First time we have ever been here,. We both had clams and a clams casino. Very good. This is a small dinner type restaurant with about 12 bar stools. Everyone was very friendly and prices were good.

Thank Jeff C
Upstate NY
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I had heard a lot of great thing about the Clam Bar but my experience was bland at best. There was a long wait in a crowded bar area for a table, the service wasn't outstanding, the place was cramped and the food was ok. Maybe my expectations were too high, maybe it was an off night, maybe I was... More 

Thank Chuck1124

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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
Average prices
USD 20
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3914 Brewerton Rd, Syracuse, NY 13212-3705
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-458-1662

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