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Baxter Mountain Tavern

€€ - €€€American, ,
Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
+1 518-576-9990
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (7 reviews)
“pork chops” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our meals for that night I am sorry to say were not good. A table of six we were. The special was filet mignon. Wrong pick. Four people had the special not good. Filet mignon should cut like butter not using a saw to cut...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Baxter's is not far from Keene and Lake Placid. It wasn't exactly what I expected in a tavern, which was a pleasant surprise. Rather than having just your typical bar food such as burgers (which they do have), they have a surprisingly varied assortment of...More

Thank CMelam
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is by far, many of our friends and our favorite restaurant to go to. Adorable and cozy atmosphere! The service is great, the food is the BEST. A great place to go eat after climbing some mountains. Great burgers but, my favorite is Melvin's...More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Staying in Keene Valley for family vacay. Came across Baxters and went back for 2 meals! Very accommodating to our family of six. Food was great. Their pasta and burgers were just fantastic.

Thank PMP2006
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Trying to get a reservation in the town of Keene NY in the summer can be daunting - there are only a few restaurants and they can become sorely taxed by the summer influx of visitors. Such was the situation when my cousins came to...More

Thank DenneKV
Reviewed 21 June 2017

SERVICE was very good, food well prepared and plenty of it. It was an enjoyable experience for all of us. Would reccomend for others visiting the area..

Thank Bill O
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We went there after hiking a mountain in the region, service is excellent, the food is excellent too. Entrées go around $15-20, beer $6, I'd recommend this place to anyone that is passing in this region as the view outside is magnificent. I would definitely...More

Thank unniilenium
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It is a bit out of the way but very popular with the locals, Baxter Mountain is a great place to go for excellent American food. Everything was good, we had the pork chops and the fried chicken. Both portions were huge and the potatoes...More

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We were in search of snow, found this place on the recommendation of a friend. Bartender's were great, knowledgeable about the area, the food was good and reasonably priced. We went back the second night we were in the area. Just as much fun as...More

Thank FairfaxFoodies
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Headed for the Deer Head in Elizabethtown we pulled into Baxter Tavern about halfway there as a nasty wintry mix made driving very hazardous. (Lake Placid was without power from late afternoon until next morning due to the storm). Baxter Tavern offers a warm mountain...More

Thank blangham
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Nina R
18 March 2015|
Response from Fred B | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea. Try googling for their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 9N, Keene, NY 12942
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Keene
  • Phone Number: +1 518-576-9990
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