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Hard Times Cafe - CLOSED

5521 Route 28, Inlet, NY
+1 315-357-5199
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible25%
1 Aug 2015
“nice lunch on the way to old forge”
19 Jul 2015
“Nice place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
5521 Route 28, Inlet, NY
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

We stopped for dinner on our way thru town. The table was dirty and we waited so long for a drink that we switched to the bar but there was no bartender. The table was dirty and there was broken glass on the bar. Food...More

1  Thank Nytravelsagain
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Nothing special or fancy but OK for a fast meal!Staff can be better dressed they looked a little too casual for a restaurant.

1  Thank danico22
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Friendly staff. Generous portions. Good food. We had dinner on Tuesday night which was Mexican specials. We enjoyed our meals.

2  Thank Papoorboy
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Conveniently located. We had a very good breakfast, and a very nice waitress. We tried to stop in again before we headed home but they are closed on Thursdays. Looks like they offer a nice salad bar later in the day. Recommend.

Thank nytonj
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We schedule our annual family reunion in the Adirondacks. A group of 6 visit the Cafe ezch year. We had both breakfast and lunch this year, on different days. The food is always good, the value is excellent and we have always experienced good service....More

1  Thank tom12newengland
Reviewed 2 July 2013

I've been stopping in at this restaurant ever since I went to college in the Utica area and began driving through the Adirondacks to get there-- I never thought to rate it but once I used TripAdvisor on my travels I thought I would! This...More

3  Thank jesslewis8193
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Yummy walnut encrusted raibow trout dinner for $14.00 - how can you beat that? My wife and I just ate there and we both have dietary restrictions. Waitress and chef were helpful and accomodating - altering menu items to our needs. Foody was quite good...More

Thank chompiedeans
Reviewed 28 February 2013

It's too bad that other people have bad experiences here. We stopped here again on our way to weekend events in Long Lake. The wait staff was very good and friendly, even when we asked for directions to the ice castle, which of course was...More

1  Thank nwk_berlin
Reviewed 18 February 2013

If you like home fries then steer clear of the Hard Times Cafe. I was there on Saturday 2/16/13 and the home fries that accompanied my build an omelette (that was $9.80, separate issue) were a punchline in a joke that involves re serving home...More

Thank bladik
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Have been to this restaurant several times over the years and it just keeps getting worse. Last summer was the last time I will ever eat here. The wait staff is so rude, owner doesn't care at all and the food is not worth the...More

1  Thank timvf101
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  • Address: 5521 Route 28, Inlet, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 315-357-5199
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