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Seneca Lodge Restaurant

Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
+1 607-535-2014
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“london broil” (17 reviews)
“prime rib” (23 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I was brought back to my childhood in this wonderful restaurant. From the Log Cabin Walls, and the beamed ceilings it was a warm and wonderful experience. The food was excellent. We started with the salad bar, Very Good! Wonderful Corn Bread! My Filet was...More

Thank ghackett3
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Found this place on a fluke as my family and I had never been to Watkins Glen. We did not stay here but we ate here multiple times. It is family run and right near the entrance to Watkins State Park. My daughters - 2,...More

Thank Beatriz P
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Had dinner there tonight prime rib was very blah very boring, lamb kebabs was extremely salty they were overcooked it was supposed to be medium. The salad bar and the seafood chowder were very good. Very disappointed for they price.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Our cousin, a local, took my sister and me to dinner at this charming place on the outskirts of Watkins Glen. The dining room has a rough hewn look with a stone fireplace. We had drinks at the well-stocked bar while waiting for the rest...More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

It was Sunday evening and family showed up. We decided Seneca Lodge for it had been decades since they were there (SC, MI fam). They were not disappointed. Wetting our whistles in the famous racing winner’s bar, we had their home brews. The blonde and...More

Thank K4Pacific
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were referred to this restaurant by a friend, and are very glad that we did! It is a blast from the past! The bar is very eclectic with lots of chatchka on the walls! the food in the restaurant was top notch. We had...More

Thank ghackett3
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A wonderful place to have a relaxing dinner after your day of touring the wine country and Watkins Glen falls. A rustic camp like setting is very casual but presents a wonderful menu of well done foods. Enjoy!

Thank Gibbled371
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was our third time joining a large group celebration here; this year we had 15 people. I thought it was unusual that they would not take reservations even for a large group.They told us to be there early if we wanted a large table....More

Thank DT25
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We have only been to the bar. It's a must stop if you are racing fan, which we are. The local brew on tap is nice. Next year we will have to try out the restaurant.

1  Thank micbarbz
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I was just at the Bar at Seneca Lodge last weekend, following the Indy Car race. Never seems to change. Great stop for a post race beer! The general fame comes from the heavy, red, cuts of beef the Lodge serves. If you're into beef,...More

Thank nasarman6
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23 August 2017|
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Response from bdcrosswise | Reviewed this property |
This is the most casual place you could find and get a great meal and atmosphere.
Charlie R
30 May 2015|
Response from Charlie R |
in the cabins or motel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 607-535-2014
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