20 minutes from the motel, kid friendly, costs a bit more than the average Mexican restaurant, reservations recommended on holidays and weekends. 518.828.7770
Guests comments include: “share the margaritas!”, “order the chips and salsa with the guacamole; it is a whole meal for two”, “home made chips were kind of chewy?”, ”ate whatever I was told by the server, best dinner in years!”.
Open daily noon till 10 p.m.
20 minutes from the motel, kid friendly, inexpensive, reservations on weekends and holidays. 413.528.8100 / 518.751.2155
Guests comments include: “Steele like’s the Dawn’s delight salad with gorgonzola, pears, dried cranberries, roasted walnuts on a bed of organic greens with balsamic vinaigerette… a whole meal”. “Bread, soups, all great… not so into the pizza”. “Best pizza EVER”. ?
Open daily; lunch 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; dinner 5:30 – 9:30 daily.
20 minutes from the motel, easy on the wallet, kid friendly, reservations weekends and holidays. 413.528.5244
Guests comments include: “3 course dinner which was good for $19.89″, “JAZZ on Saturday nights”, “best burger I ever ate”.
Open nightly 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., closed on Tuesday.
20 minutes from the motel, affordable, kid friendly, reservations on weekends. 413.528.2002
Guests comments include: “fresh, crunchy chips free with dinner! but be careful… one tends to drink too much”, “Frijoles con queso was excellent:, “Mole excellent” (that is the chocolate kind, not the rodent kind)”.
Open daily for dinner – although they do not show listed hours; more or less open for lunch when they feel like it; no stated hours.
20 minutes from the motel, not expensive, but not cheap; kid friendly – they do not typically take reservations, but call anyway if you want to fit in the happy kids. 518.392.7711
Guests comments include: “A breath of fresh air; an upscale dinning experience in a small town”. “Bill & Hillary were here last week!”, “Way too loud, painful on the ears”, “No mistakes”. “Meat loaf really cool… mash potatoes heaven”
Open Tuesday – Sunday 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
15 minutes from motel; kid friendly, excellent prices for the quality (not cheap), reservations recommended. 518.672.7801
Guests comments include: “cost wayless than it was worth”, “It is a renovated gas station!”, “Not as good as when it opened”, “Big focus on fresh, local foods prepared RIGHT, we’ll go back”.
Open Wednesday through Sunday, 8 a.m. till noon; and 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
WOW, okay… food is nice deli style; very good. But brown-bag-it and walk across the way, sit on the benches and gaze over the Hudson River. You are RIGHT ON IT.
35 minutes from the motel, worth the trip (perfect if also visiting the Martin Van Buren home); easy on the wallet, kid friendly of course. 518-758-8950.
Guests comments include: “great way to experience the Hudson River”, “everytime I go they are closed??”, “charming, good food, friendly service… a real county town business.
Open Tuesday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; DINNER on Fridays, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
20 minutes from the motel; prices a bit high, but reasonable, kids okay (tell them when you book), reservations recommended on weekends and holidays. 518.828.3657
Guests comments include: “Business or pleasure, always the perfect setting, food very tasty”.
Open 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesday – Sunday, excellent Saturday & Sunday Brunch, 11 p.m. – 3 p.m.
7 minutes from the motel, pricey, they do not take reservations for parties less than five (great for last minute plans), 413.528.1421
Guest comments include: “We come in from Boston just to eat here; we stay with you so we can afford it”; “Roast Rack of Lamb, mint pesto, ratatouille & polenta cake; eternal bliss”. “Great people watching, first rate.”
Open daily 5 – 9:30 p.m., closed Mondays.]]>
20 minutes from the motel; very pricey, very wroth it… kids okay, but not so comfortable. Reservations highly encouraged at all times. 413-.528.4343
Guests comments include: “Every year we stay with you and eat at Bizen for our anniversary!”; “service was AWFUL, but still worth it… everything fresh, fresh, fresh!”.
Open Wednesday – Sunday 5 – 10 p.m.; summer lunch noon – 2:30 p.m]]>