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Seneca Lodge Restaurant

Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
+1 607-535-2014
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“london broil” (19 reviews)
“prime rib” (27 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

Had not visited Watkins Glen in a few years so was glad to get back and had Seneca Lodge on the list for a repeat visit. It is a unique log cabin restaurant. Was packed on a Friday night, parking was a little challenging. Had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Heidi777
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Great craft brew in Watkins Glen. Don’t miss this great old nostalgic bar and restaurant. The locals are friendly and brew a great craft beer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vlangov
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Had dinner here one night last week. It is off the main road (route 14) but there is a sign to direct you. The lodge and restaurant are across the street from the south entrance of Watkins Glen State Park. While the restaurant posted specials,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Definitely visit on a Saturday night ! Their specials are baby backs, barbecue or with sauerkraut. In the 3 times dining there on a Saturday night, i could not finish their rack of ribs, and i usually go through a rack and look for more....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ihatecats
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Went here after getting a suggestion from a winery we were at. Frank was wonderful!! He suggested the scallops, they were so fresh & delicious!! My sister got the steak special and our friends got the shrimp scampi. Everything was wonderful!! Highly recommend this place!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank seashell0412
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This restaurant is located a short distance by car from the downtown area of Watkins Glen. We ordered the chicken tenders and the grilled chicken breast. Entrees were good, but the salad bar was excellent with lots of fresh ingredients. Restaurant is clean and servers...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 107nan2010
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This restaurant goes way back in the history of The Glen. It's quaint and rustic with an impressive, unique bar. Ask about the arrows in the wall. The wait staff are friendly. The food is excellent whether you choose off the menu or from the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ehtraveller2018
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast. The soy bread was the bomb!! Delicious and a must try. The wait staff we awesome and very friendly. A popular destination for locals and tourists alike. Good prices as well.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nancyd220
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We stayed here as it was so close the gorge. Very friendly staff and great food, reasonably priced too! We had dinner & breakfast here.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank 893carriew
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Moved from this area to Florida, twenty years ago. Returning to the area wanted to show a friend the Seneca Lodge. The visit was better than expected. Food was great, ambiance even better. Unique setting, and decorated so invitingly. So glad I returned.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Susan432013
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Questions & Answers
24 May 2018|
Response from ghackett3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is no outdoor seating for the restaurant. ☹️
23 August 2017|
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Response from bdcrosswise | Reviewed this property |
This is the most casual place you could find and get a great meal and atmosphere.
Charlie R
30 May 2015|
Response from Charlie R |
in the cabins or motel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 329, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 607-535-2014
  • E-mail
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