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Turf Tavern

40 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2597
+1 518-393-3671
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
“shrimp” (18 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2597
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

My family had a buffet lunch here following my mother's funeral. One year later we were having a memorial mass for her and came here for dinner with the immediate family. This was one of the best meals I have ever eaten in my entire...More

Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We use to live in Scotia so on a trip back home we stopped into an old favorite the Turf Tavern for dinner. As we remembered it from years ago it was a 4 or 5. Not like it use to be. They do have...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

My husband Mike and I wanted to celebrate Sallie's good health in a special way - the Turf Tavern was the place to do it - great food,wonderful service and a lovely atmosphere - as we raised our cocktail glasses to Sallie,we knew we had...More

Thank SMC1943
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We just had a wonderful meal at Turf Tavern with service to match. There were eight of us, five adults and three children. The hostess and server were most gracious and accommodating. The kids had pizza and gobbled it up. We adults had the salmon...More

Thank lovethesun016
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

They say you never can return home. How true! This restaurant has really gone down in quality since I lived nearby. While the bar and bartender were quite nice, the food was awful. Both my husband and I sent our entrees back only to have...More

Thank F B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is my second poor review of this restaurant. Last time we weren't able to eat here so, because I had a small gift certificate, my friends and I decided to give it another chance. It was $10. Tuesday. We were told they had a...More

Thank Cindi L
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went to the Turf - the parking lot was full we got the last parking spot - we were seated right away -the place was packed also a party going on - waited a while till the waitress came over and since we did not...More

Thank Lori A
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We love coming to the Turf Tavern. The food is very good. The staff are very friendly. Excellent specials as swell!

Thank Lkonopka
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We moved to Scotia a year ago and the Turf Tavern was the first restaurant we visited. Good food very pleasant staff, and the specials can't be beat! The prime rib is some of the best around! And who would complain about"wine Wednesday"?

1  Thank BB B
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Lovely, quaint atmosphere in downtown Scotia. Service and food are both great. American style food , specialties in steak and seafood. Modestly priced.

Thank Dinerforyears
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Daniel E
29 March 2016|
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Response from Lori A | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they do have specials.
8 December 2015|
Response from Candy L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gift certificates........great gift too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2597
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Scotia
  • Phone Number: +1 518-393-3671
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