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The Rusty Nail

€€ - €€€American, ,
1781 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2413
+1 518-371-9875
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (109 reviews)
“veggie burger” (3 reviews)
“garlic parm” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1781 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2413
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in with some friends for dinner and drinks, staff was so friendly, food was amazing, best burger and wings around. Will definitely be making this a normal stop for myself and friends.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there over 10 times for birthday parties. They provide, free, one wing for every year. The wings have always been fat and tasty. Great, friendly and attentive wait staff. Good beer and atmosphere. Haven't had any of their other food.

Thank Don D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun family atmosphere, this bar/restaurant offers a great menu! A definite must stop for wings! Delicious variety to chose from. Trivia nights! Staff is friendly and very efficient! And if it is your birthday, you get free wings for the age you are turning! A...More

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all ordered some items to share: poutine, buffalo chicken quesadilla, mozzarella sticks and garlic parmesan boneless wings. Everything was excellent-the quesadilla was probably the best I have ever had. The poutine could have used more cheese curds. Our server was excellent and kept our...More

1  Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family party and ordered wings from them. Not only were they delicious but the people were very accommodating. I don't live near The Rusty Nail and didn't realize they were having a huge pre Super Bowl party so the place was packed...More

Thank colleenmG7889FY
Reviewed 14 January 2018

KW was visiting and we needed a place to watch the Pats game. The Rusty Nail was highly recommended. Typically when a parking lot is full and the end of the regular football season is on, one wouldn't expect to find a seat at the...More

Thank Marca P
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a new place to watch the rest of the game and enjoy a beer and some wings. We were not disappointed at all. Everything was delish! I love a rare burger and it isn't often it really comes out rare. It...More

Thank Jackster14817
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Neighborhood spot for a meal. Good wait staff. Popular in the summer, with outside patio. Great wings!

Thank Neal and Betsy B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The food is excellent and reasonably priced. I ordered the French dip and the portions were very good

Thank wstewar5
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We've been going to the Rusty Nail for years. It has a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. The wait staff is great and they make very one feel welcome. The beer is always cold and the food is good tavern food. The wings are awesome! My only...More

Thank Allinclusivefan0330
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Questions & Answers
9 August 2016|
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Response from Nina1024 | Reviewed this property |
No strings attached. They do not take reservations. You can walk in and wait for a table. The deal is only good on your birthday, make sure you bring proof!
6 May 2016|
Response from FloridaNYSP | Reviewed this property |
Freehold where? I recommend you utilize google maps.
30 April 2016|
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Response from ferryspotter | Reviewed this property |
It has many tvs like any good sports bar, but also many tables more suited to groups and families. The bar area is somewhat separate from all that and not too deep behind the bar seats on two of the four sides. There are a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1781 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2413
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clifton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 518-371-9875
  • E-mail
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