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Northstar Restaurant

American, Diner
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116 Church St, Rte 12 & 26, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1714
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come here a lot when we visit. This time we sat at a table where you could view the kitchen. I work as a food service manager in a school so I tend to watch. I saw the cook eating while she was cooking, wipe her nose on her hand and gloves were missing. Then I watched our waitress... More 

Thank TrLm810
Syracuse, New York
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry we didn't find this great restaurant until our last day. Friendly atmosphere with good selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Very clean and felt very welcome by the staff. We were served large portions for breakfast and everything was delicious. Good family restaurant with reasonable prices.

Palm Bay, Florida
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good. Food was good a stop for breakfast. Stayed at the motel right behind. Which was great.

Thank morris7353
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If not a local no need to stop in this restaurant. Walked in and was advised by the waiter to seat ourselves. Found a table and waited for service, finally a waitress came over and gave us menus and took our drink order which was two ice teas. Waited for over 10 minutes and never received the drinks or any... More 

Thank dfb281
Fort Covington, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Went to Alexandria Bay for the night. Went for breakfast on July 2nd with some friends. Great food and fast service. Great prices also.!!!

Thank ksmythe12937
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This was right near our motel so we were able to walk to the Northstar. This was big plus when you are on a vacation and have traveled many miles and not familiar with the town you are visiting. They had a special each night for the dinner hour, the servings were very large and the food was delicious. The... More 

Thank Elaine H
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Okay. Good pancakes. Bacon taste like more like a maple than regular bacon. Pancakes were just pancakes. Home fries were great though.

Thank Carissa5113
South Burlington, Vermont
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

There is one staff for 6 tables and 10 sitting at the bar. Poor maintenance at best. And no all natural maple syrup.

Thank lisa k
Somers, New York
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248 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We were in the area looking for a place for lunch: not many choices in March, but saw this place and decided to give it a try. The place was pretty empty, on a slow Sunday, early afternoon. Our waiter was friendly, and the service was good. The food was rather average though. We tried two breakfast entrées and a... More 

Thank James W
Antwerp, New York
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Here it was Sunday morning after church in Theresa, looking for a place for breakfast. We could hit the diner in Philly like we usually do, or drive all the way to Watertown. How about trying something near? Okay….but as we drove up to the diner on 37 in Theresa….packed parking lot. Wife has inspiration….something must be open in Alex... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Church St, Rte 12 & 26, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1714
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Alexandria Bay
  • Phone Number: 315-482-5825
phone 315-482-3966

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