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Public Lounge

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2318 County Highway 41, Roxbury, NY 12474
+1 607-326-4026
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I was in town for a wedding, and after a long, rainy weekend this was the perfect antidote. Stopped in for some light fare and drinks. Service was warm and friendly. Great local hangout.

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Thank Meg F
Montauk, New York
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

We went to Public Lounge to meet up with my very good friend who had just bought a house in the area. Had been to Roxbury many time but had never stopped by. Food was VERY good! We started with the caprese and bruschetta, both tasty. Hubby had the cod almandine, which he declared to be one of the best... More 

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Thank Peg B
Johnson City, New York
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We have stopped and ate here every time we have been to the Roxbury Hotel.We also had our wedding rehearsal dinner there last year. We have never had a bad meal. the service is great as well as great food. Nicki the owner does super job and is very friendly as is Kim and Jill, we will definitely go back

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Thank mike v
Madison, New Jersey
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64 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We went there with some friends and were surprised to find such a good home style menu. The crab meat on guacamole and tacos was a perfect start. The freshly made bread served aside was hot and yummy. Cod as the main course and good vegetables like my mum made it. We ate it all up so we were to... More 

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Thank Georg S
South Ozone Park
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

My girlfriend's and I enjoyed delivery, from the Public Lounge. While we stayed, at the Roxbury Motel, across the road. We had a fairly large order, and they were a tad busy, that evening. Although we waited, a while for our delivery. (We could've easily walked across the street.) Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their food. The potstickers, were the highlight, of... More 

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Thank Kristen S
Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

This is an okay place, i Got half a chicken and if was really Big a Big bird - the taste was good. Nice staff.

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Thank Helle W
Weedsport, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Food was great! There was a large variety which was good for our group with very different tastes. Pizza, panninis, burgers, salads and a large alcohol selection which was nice. The chicken lemongrass pot stickers were amazing. I need to find a recipe for these or another restaurant that makes them. 5 stars there, however, I think they can step... More 

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Thank Taylor R
Nickolett S, Owner at Public Lounge, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your meal! The potstickers are one of our best sellers! I'miss sorry however, you were disappointed in our service. We split checks frequently so I don't understand why the waitstaff would have given you a hard time. As for her being pushy and acting like she didn't want to serve you I can guarantee you that... More 

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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We went on a weeknight and they were only serving pub food. We were staying at the Roxbury amd couldn't find anywhere else in town open. The food here was really good. We had a pizza and quesadilla. We did however wait a VERY long time. It seems if you are not a town regular you wait and wait. The... More 

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Thank 328baker
Nickolett S, Owner at Public Lounge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review and I am glad you enjoyed your meal. For the service however, I would like to clear a few things up. First of all you did wait and I apologise for that; however, you were the last tabe and there were a couple orders before you. Also, it was our first... More 

Dallas, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Spending a quiet weekend at the Roxbury Motel, this restaurant was certainly convenient and the food was good. It was a bit late at night and we ordered some appetizers, soups and salads, but the meals looked good and I'm sure they were good because our food was delicious. The atmosphere is casual and the service was good. I would... More 

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Thank DallasMom52
New York City, New York
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

The Public Lounge was across from the hotel we stayed in, so we gave it a shot. The food was good (some very nice sized portions) and decently priced. If you're in the neighborhood, I'd say stop on by.

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Thank Jessielyse

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, International, Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2318 County Highway 41, Roxbury, NY 12474
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Roxbury
  • Phone Number: +1 607-326-4026
Description
We are full service restaurant that seats 35. We also provide services for intimate parties and weddings! Please call for reservations and updated menu options!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?