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The Deer's Head Inn Restaurant

7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
+1 518-873-6514
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“poutine” (4 reviews)
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm Oct. afternoon Lunch on the front porch. Good services and great food. Three of us soups. Two had a sqush stew soup and I had the soup of the day[very yummy] Three of us had burgers and one had there smoke meat sandwich....More

Thank vtbear50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here twice it was so good. The first night, they had live music. It has the atmosphere of an Adirondack lodge. The food is incredible and the chef mixes and matches items you would not think of. I had scallops with mushrooms and grilled...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate there last night, and it was absolutely terrific! I had an excellent risotto and my wife had a chicken pesto sandwich; we both thought our respective dishes couldn't have been prepared any better. The restaurant/inn has been in existence since 1808; it looks...More

Thank Chuck518
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I had lunch at the Deers Head Restaurant and enjoyed it immensely. The food was plentiful and excellent. The wait staff was efficient, pleasant and service impeccable. Appreciated Lynn's attention to detail. Prices were reasonable. The food is locally sourced and there is a statement...More

Thank Charlene V
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This charming old Inn, built in 1808 but recently refurbished is cozy and warm and the farm to table food is really special. We shared the poutine with great gravy, and the smoked meat of the day. Dishes we tried were the Kale pasta, beef...More

Thank Ginny R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

WOW! What a change- this place is so bright and cheerful now yet still very charming. Our server was efficient & personable--and very helpful with suggestions. Our food came quickly despite the many other diners including a large family with several children. Food was delicious...More

Thank farscaper48
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly,attentive service. Great cocktail/beer/wine list. Great value. Good food. The menu is varied and original. Recommended.

Thank rca61rca
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My fiancee, brother and I came here for dinner on a Friday night and ate out on the porch. We had a good time, but, as other reviews mentioned, noticed that our food took a while and our server seemed to forget things. We ordered...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The Deer's Head has the best burgers around. Everything we have had here has been consistently good, however I have to tease my husband to drive over the hill from Keene to eat here as the atmosphere is a tad unwelcoming. I prevailed this past...More

3  Thank JRWPlattsburghNY
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience--an old timey feel, but everything has been refinished. Food was tasty, especially the smoked salmon and prime rib. Service was passable. Bathrooms were impeccably clean.

Thank David J
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Diane B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no German food. It is very good pub type fare. They may offer some German food for an Octoberfest event but it's not on their usual menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 14:30
23:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 518-873-6514
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