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Carney's Tavern

17 Main St, Ballston Lake, NY 12019-2039
+1 518-280-7959
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“rueben” (2 reviews)
“prime rib” (2 reviews)
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11:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
$$ - $$$
17 Main St, Ballston Lake, NY 12019-2039
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We like to go when they have music entertainment.It is always fun and an enjoyable atmosphere. The service is great and the food is delicious. I enjoy the menu variety.

Thank firewoman431
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner tonight, mine was fish n chips. Fresh fish was excellent. Husband had a Rueben and loved it. So much better than long ago visits. Would go back in a heart beat.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We came to see Dos Amigos on Friday night and check the place out. The happy hour is Tuesday-Sunday 4 to 6pm with 2 for 1 drafts, well and house wines. The bar is right inside the door with seating for roughly 15. The bartender...More

1  Thank Jrsygrl75
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, band was awesome (Dos Amigos). Staff was exceptionally friendly. Would visit every time i visit NY and when the band plays. Great local flavor and atmosphere

1  Thank Carmine I
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Great place to grab a drink and have some munchies or have a full dinner. Portions are huge. Food is excellent!!! Friendly staff as well. Very accommodating.

1  Thank reneejab
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We hadn't been here in a few years. The food was OK on that visit, but it was excellent this time. The four of us loved it. The atmosphere has improved also. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Good prices and food, our waitress was very nice too. They had live music, cool tavern. We would probably go back to make it for happy hour:)

1  Thank Nicky G
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Excellent tavern fare, amazing live music, and attentive staff. The food is very fresh and delicious and the portions are quite generous. My personal favorite is the Cajun Chicken entree. Very warm and welcoming atmosphere. You can tell that the owners, Matt and Stephanie, really...More

2  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a long hiatus, and forgot how great the food was! Excellent Reuben sandwiches, made several different ways. Really good natural cut fries, kettle type chips, really big portions. Good beer selection, wonderful atmosphere, really great country tavern!

1  Thank Dadmanly
Reviewed December 29, 2016

We have visited Carney's many times in 2016 and we are pleased with the new ownership. The menu consists of pub food as well as dinner entrees. The prices are reasonable. We have found the food to be very good and it keeps us coming...More

Thank Susan G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $24
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main St, Ballston Lake, NY 12019-2039
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ballston Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 518-280-7959
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Tavern fare with flair. Matt & Stephanie Finnigan have brought this landmark pub back with a new shine. New kitchen, new menu, new attitude!!
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