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Randy's Restaurant

2918 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420
315-369-2888
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Ranked #5 of 28 restaurants in Old Forge
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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- Jun 30, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Warwick, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was our second trip to Old Forge and our first to Randy's. They had the best scallops and fried clams that I have ever tasted. They give you so much food and the prices are so reasonable. We wound up eating their every night! Randy and his wife were so nice. If you are going to be in Old... More

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Freeport
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The chicken was so good, my wife and I both thought it was a good idea to go back a second night. My 4 yr old twins loved the mac & cheese (really cheesy and large noodles) the one night and the grilled cheese the other night. Grilled cheese sandwich on thick bread. This is a great place to eat... More

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Old Forge, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Randy by far make the best fried chicken I have tasted. Never greasy, always moist. I guess it is the way he pressure fries. His Jumbo Clam Strips are exactly as advertised "Jumbo". Randy and his family are always accommodating. Expect a decent crowd and make sure you call for take out. Always very busy.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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130 reviews 130 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

It was Tuesday, in September, in Old Forge and we were having a difficult time finding a place to eat dinner. We tried three places and all were closed. The restaurant gods were with us as we went to Randy's...what a great place for dinner. The food was great, the portions generous, the service was outstanding considering there was only... More

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Buffalo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Cute and clean little restaurant. Opens at 5 pm. Prices are very reasonable. We had the fried chicken dinner which included soup or salad , warm bread, choice of potato, and the best fried chicken all for $8.99. You can add vegetable to your meal if you want it at no extra charge.

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Utica
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

A small woodsia place. The husband cooks & the wife serves. Everything is fresh made. A lot of things to choose from. The deep fried pickles are delish! Thin coating. Chicken dishes are plentiful. There are also sandwiches &burgers. Many types of potatoes. Sweet whole & fried, potato wedges, regular fries. Friday is fish fry. One at $5.99 & the... More

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We are just ending our week long stay in the Old Forge area, and this was by far the best food I had all week. I had the fried haddock and it was possibly the best I've ever had. Nothing special about it seasoning wise, it's just that it was battered and cooked perfectly. Very light and flaky. No heavy... More

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Adams, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

good value, good service, good location accessible by wheelchair only if you or your assistant is strong. hard to use wheelchair on gravel. if they could pave a parking spot or two, mark it handicap only parking and pave pathway to ramp it would be GREAT

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Lansing, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

This was our first visit and we were very pleased! We got the fried chicken (so juicy), the special of the night- sausage riggies (deliscious!!) And the meatloaf (fabulous) you get great bread and generous salads with your meals. The prices were very fair and it feels like home. The owners cook and wait on you. Its like you are... More

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12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012 via mobile

We tried Randy's in the off season. Tina provided fast, friendly, attentive service. Clam chowder was delicious with large chunks of fresh veggies. Generously portioned garden salad, very fresh. Fried chicken was juicy...fried saltwater clams were flavorful.... Both were a tad overdone, though. Overall, good food at a great price!

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