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The Freight House

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20 Market Street, Ogdensburg, NY
+1 315-393-9088
11:30 - 20:00
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Ogdensburg, New York
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waitresses are very lazy they don't really want to work and the food is Nasty. my food tasted liker dirt . they took there time to get to us and they SAT around more then half the time that we were there. Not a good place to eat at all.

Thank rise13966
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Like a lot of people who live near the border, we frequently drive to Ogdensburg to pick up groceries we can't get in Canada. Honestly, we usually eat at subway because every restaurant we've tried prior to the Freight House was terrible. The Freight House is great though. Incredibly friendly and accommodating service from our server and the manager (maybe... More 

Thank daisi007
Brockville, Canada
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Went here for dinner and thoroughly enjoyed the train displays, most are huge G scale, with four running at once. A small tutorial from one of the waitresses made this trip enjoyable. Food was good, service was excellent and the draft beer was ice cold!! Will return again.

Columbus, Ohio
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170 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Stopped here for lunch as we were in town to see the Remington Museum. We were there about 3pm between the lunch and dinner hours. The waitress was friendly. We ordered beverages and sandwiches. Basic American fare. It was all good and not over priced at all. Yes I would go back to this place.

Thank Jon H
Ogdensburg, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've eaten here 100's of times. Whether it's dinners, wedding receptions, date night with the wifey, even class reunions, I've never had a bad meal. It always tastes fresh and delicious. It's such a relaxing place to eat, you can lose track of time pretty easy. I can't help but smile and enjoy my wives company. The history of the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to the Freight house, with the rail atmosphere to occupy us while waiting. Model trains run overhead, and all sorts of ephemera are attached to the walls. If you are interested in railroading, a visit to this restaurant is worth the trip. The food was good, our buns arrived steaming hot, just out of the... More 

Thank 199Gerry
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

My wife and I had dinner here our first night in Odgensburg, NY and found this gem. The place wasn't really too busy, so we had the full attention of our waitress. Our meals were surprisingly good for saying we were not in a big city. Too bad we don't live closer.

Thank Ebes1320
Charleston, Illinois
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

ARRIVED AT 5:30 AND FINALLY GOT OUR FOOD AT 7:00. Our waitress apologized profusely at the beginning, but you could tell she was as frustrated as we were. My fish was cold and husbands prime rib was over cooked. We had to beg for rolls which were finally delivered, with the tiny salad, at 6:30. Never did get a refill... More 

Thank Cheri S
Ottawa, Canada
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38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Great home feel to this restaurant with meatloaf, liver and onions, as well as the usual steak and prime rib on the menu. Some quesidia mexican style dishes and full service bar. Is wheel chair accessible. Has model trains running over the eating area to highlight the train history of the freight house for trains that it is designed after.... More 

Thank Kenneth M
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

They bent over backwards to accommodate us. The food delicious, the service was excellent, and the occasion will be remembered for a long time to come. Great place

Thank Debra C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Market Street, Ogdensburg, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Ogdensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 315-393-9088

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?