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Philly Bar & Grill

622 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Latham, NY 12110-3619
518-785-9559
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Ranked #27 of 114 restaurants in Latham
Price range: $7 - $20
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We were staying at the Latham Inn and the Philly Bar & Grill is located just across the parking lot. Can have drinks and walk back to your room. The food was good for casual dining, the locals made for great people watching during dinner. The music was a little loud but then we were eating kind of late, can't... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We were there on a pleasant Thursday evening when the live entertainment (Joes Boys) were the main draw. The food was very good and service was adequate. I would recommend this place for a casual bite. The live music made the environment much more inviting.

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Rome, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I went with a group of friends on a Wednesday night. The place was extremely crowded because of a weekly event. Normally I hate these kinds of weekly events, but in this case, the event was the only thing that made the noise level sometimes bearable. The music was so loud our waitress couldn't hear anything we said to her.... More

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Latham, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a cool place, it has a bar inside and another outside. Their Philly Cheese Steak sandwiches are unbelieveable!!! You choose your meat, then your toppings, then your cheese from a huge variety of offerings. They are sports themed and have DJ's, bands and Karoke and trivia nights. Always something to do, it's ablast to go to Philly's even... More

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Malta, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The Philly Bar and Grille is by all means the real deal. It has an incredible atmosphere(day or night), unbelievable great service, great prices and yes the best cheesesteak in the area. You customize your sandwich, coose either shaved steak or chicken, then up to three toppings and your choice of about six cheeses all for about eight bucks. The... More

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Albany, New York
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176 reviews 176 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

They know what they are good at and, if you're in the mood for them, then it's worth the trip. The wings can get quite spicy, the cheesesteaks are top-notch (especially for this area!), the potions generous, and the prices and drink specials reasonable. The large plate of buffalo chicken bites was enough to fill 2 people and have a... More

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Schenectady, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I love the new deck and the tables with the fans are awesome on a really hot day. They cool you right off. I love the beer bucket deals and the 2 for 1 drafts all the time. Those specials are awesome. The food is excellent as well. i love the loaded fries, the chicken caesar salad, the wings and... More

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Galway, New York
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288 reviews 288 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We had a Retirement Party at Philly Bar & Grill - I got the Pizza Steak Italian sandwich to go - Excellent - the steak came with mushrooms and mozzarella cheese and sauce - it was so big I only ate half and had the other half for lunch the next day!! A lot of different things to put on... More

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Latham
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Sunsets and cocktails. Entertainment and good affordable food. Some high tables have overhead fans and or heating lamps, great idea. Hotel on premise if needed for out of towners.

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Oregon
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

Great food decent prices On Sunday nights its loud DJ night. If you want quiet don't do it. The food and drinks make up for any short comings I will put them on my must go to list for ALB - Albany airport close by places to go to

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