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Mountainside Smokehouse & Grill

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5074 Route 28, Old Forge, NY
3153574371
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 23
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great find

On 28 between Inlet and Old Forge sits a little non discript place. You would drive right past it if there weren't folks sending in reviews. Being from the south we are picky about our BBQ. We were astonished to find such great tastes in NY. You have to try the Big Daddy sandwich. It's a grilled... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 30, 2014
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Lakeland, Florida
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Yorkville, New York
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

We have been to the Mountainside several times and always enjoyed. However this was not the same. Our server was wonderful, efficient, and friendly. The foood was not wonderful. My husband ordered fried catfish and I had brisket. The catfish was beer battered and came out so overdone that his fork could not penetrate the coating because it was so... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

brisket had to much fat. giant portion but little meat you could eat. macarani was very salty. mentioned both to server but was told brisket is fatty, wow that was helpful

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Saranac Lake, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Brisket had to much fat. hardly any meat. Mac was salty but potatoes were good. only one overpriced burger

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Syracuse, NY
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

What a fantastic addition to the Old Forge / Inlet area. This BBQ restaurant has a nice bar, and outdoor seating to compliment that amazing BBQ it puts out. The specials are creative and there is no chance anyone is leaving still hungry. Make sure to stop by and check it out, you won't be disappointed.

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Canandaigua, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

My husband and I had a delicious meal called the Big Daddy, which was Texas toast grilled cheese with BBQ pulled pork and mac 'n cheese on the sandwich. This also came with a side. It was a lot of food, so I would recommend sharing instead of getting two orders, but it was incredible. The service was great and... More 

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Canandaigua, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The Big Daddy is the best BBQ sandwich that u have ever found. Service was friendly, atmosphere was spectacular, and food was all generous.

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Rochester, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Excellent barbeque restaurant just north of Old Forge. Food quality is outstanding. Portions are generous and have never left here hungry. Restaurant and bar area is small...less than 10 tables. During summer months there is a nice large outdoor dining area out back.

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Oneida, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This restaurant is spotlessly clean with a bright dining room. The menu has plenty of choices without going overboard. Service is fast and friendly. I have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed. Highly recommend!!

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Canadice, New York, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

They only serve one burger and it was fantastic. 1/2 # burger with brisket and pulled pork topped with fried onion crunchies. Highly recommend!

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Lakeland, Florida
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

On 28 between Inlet and Old Forge sits a little non discript place. You would drive right past it if there weren't folks sending in reviews. Being from the south we are picky about our BBQ. We were astonished to find such great tastes in NY. You have to try the Big Daddy sandwich. It's a grilled cheese with pulled... More 

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Additional Information about Mountainside Smokehouse & Grill

Address: 5074 Route 28, Old Forge, NY
Phone Number: 3153574371
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5074 Route 28, Old Forge, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: 3153574371

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?