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Colgate Inn

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1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346
315-824-2300
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The Colgate Inn offers fine American cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. No...
The Colgate Inn offers fine American cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. No matter what you are in the mood for, the Colgate Inn has the atmosphere and fare to suit.
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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Quaint Inn, very good food

The renovations are terrific. This is our go-to place for drinks, lunch and dinner when in town. Friendly servers, very good food. Love sitting outside on the patio for apps and drinks!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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English first
USA
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The renovations are terrific. This is our go-to place for drinks, lunch and dinner when in town. Friendly servers, very good food. Love sitting outside on the patio for apps and drinks!

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Medfield, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Fantastic place for a business lunch, dinner date or night out. The food was fantastic as was the venue itself and the service was very good.

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

have a drink on the patio (in the warm weather) and watch Hamilton downtown go about it's business. Great place to meet friends.

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Morrisville, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I have eaten at the Colgate Inn a few times and I was looking for a place to have my parents 50th Wedding Anniversary party so I started shopping around between Hamilton and Cazenovia area. I went to a few places and had dinner and talked with them about prices and menu's. I decided on the Colgate Inn. I am... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

If you are in Hamilton, your choices are limited. We took our daughter and some teammmates to the Inn for dinner. We were seated at a table that had direct sunlight blasting into one or more of us as it was setting. No blinds on window to block it. The food was pretty sad. I ordered the Southwestern Chicken soup... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Great beer selection. Charcuterie with all NYS cheese and meat was incredible. Lamb tacos tasted like Mexico.

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Metis-sur-Mer, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Given the limited choices in Hamilton NY, anyone who sends their kid(s) to Colgate will get plenty of experience with this place. While it looks lovely, and can be so at times, the overall value is just 'so-so'. The food in the restaurant is usually okay, but never 'great' and on occasion, terrible. The front desk staff is hit and... More 

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Rochester, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Went for lunch yesterday after touring Colgate. Arrived at 2pm, were seated w quickly and told by the waiter, he would be right with us. He never returned to the table. Another waitress finally took our order......45 minutes later had to ask where the starters of soup were? 3ish got soup finally. Then over an hour after ordering...manager came and... More 

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Syracuse, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Good food, excellent beer choices, and a decent night stay should be expected in this establishment in this delightful small upstate NY town.

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Hamilton, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The food, lodging and staff of the Colgate in are fantastic! It is one of favorite places to dine locally and is great for social as well as business get togethers. Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: 315-824-2300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
  • Cuisine: American

Description

The Colgate Inn offers fine American cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. No matter what you are in the mood for, the Colgate Inn has the atmosphere and fare to suit.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?