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Maria's Tavern

509 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1301
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“wings” (17 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
“bar food” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
509 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1301
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I go here more often than any other bar in town. The food is always amazing and Meghan, Taylor, Taryn and Kelsey are always so kind to us! Thanks bob for having such a warm and friendly hometown place! See ya soon, - Ned

Thank Nedfred55
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Small bar restaurant with great limited menu and free wonderful popcorn. Service is sometimes slow but the waitresses are always cheerful and we love the bar food. We stop here many times a year and last night was the first of the season. Will definitely...More

Thank jeaniegirl
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Maria's was recommended to us for wings. The wings were just ok... They were over-cooked and the garlic wings come with tons of minced garlic which was way too much. Nice atmosphere and friendly stacf

Thank mrspeck22313
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We popped into Maria's as we were walking back from dinner - loved the friendly feel and the cheap prices.

Thank KatTonyG
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Small bar and grill type of atmosphere with great burgers and wings ! The wings can be ordered according to heat degree with Buffalo sauce, lots of blue cheese and celery sticks. Delicious.

Thank Irmi E
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Yes, I am from Buffalo. And, I went to college just down Main Street from the world famous Anchor Bar. I had many an afternoon or evening eating wings there. So, I am fussy. Real Buffalo wings are not soggy or dripping with sauce. Surprise!...More

Thank Wickedmotion
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This place looks like a dive and we would likely never have stopped here but a local waitress recommended it as a good place to grab quality eats after her restaurant stopped serving food at 9pm. Glad she did. It's a very small place with...More

Thank Banky B
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Okay so if you want some great wings don't let the outside of this place fool you! This a little hole in the wall bar that serves bar grub. Looks to be a spot all the locals hang out in. We stopped here only for...More

1  Thank momof4inmd
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Been here many times, never disappointed. Friendly staff and clientele. Good location, tasty bar grub, cold beer. What more do you need!

1  Thank 669mike
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Great bartender when we went. Food came out quickly...great wings and fried mushrooms. It is a small bar...but a great Dive Bar for those who enjoy the smaller bar feel.

1  Thank Meredith N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen