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Tugboat Tavern

) #3 of 31 Restaurants in Cohoes $$ - $$$ American, , Italian
159 Bridge Ave, Cohoes, NY 12047-3717
+1 518-233-1085
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Italian, Pub
$$ - $$$
159 Bridge Ave, Cohoes, NY 12047-3717
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking into the Tugboat Tavern, you get a warm greeting like you're family. Food is very tasty and worth the price. Great place to go just for cocktails too. Friendly staff willing to go the extra mile.

Thank catgrammy2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent evening with friends @ this hidden gem. Wide variety of choices for an evening meal. Hudson River spirit.

Thank Neal and Betsy B
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Had another satisfying meal at this great little spot. My 14 year old son, Michael, was stoked to see ribs on the menu. He's a rib freak. I make some pretty decent ribs, and he always compares any ribs he has to mine. I think...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Visiting from out of town, my aunt suggested that we eat there. Wings were great, so was the BLT and Fish and Chips. Looking forward to coming back later this summer for another visit.

Thank loumsrea
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Stopped in for dinner prior to a show at the Cohoes Music Hall. There were 4 in our party. We were seated promptly and served drinks quickly. Great menu options. Each of our meals served with soup or salad. As a salad eater, I was...More

Thank smartcookie1916
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

This is my 3 visit to Tugboat, each time I'm more impressed. We had the pb&j wings, interesting and different but good pb flavor. I also had the steamer appetizer and as simple as it seems they were delicious. The had a mild garlic flavor...More

1  Thank Kristin S
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Always bring friends from out of the area to the Tug. Very good quality of food plus large portions. Also good place for a drink.

Thank kevin5534
Reviewed February 8, 2017

We go to Tugboat frequently, my husband's favorite place to eat out. There specials are always great, large portions with soup or salad. Wings and stuffed burgers are great. They could change beer selection more often, not a lot of draft varieties. Service is generally...More

Thank Y2426XWsandrad
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

We are "regulars" at the Tugboat and return time and time again because the food is awesome and the servers make you feel like family. Seriously, this place is amazing. All of the food is fresh, cooked to order, and served in portions that allow...More

1  Thank Tim J
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We have visited the Tug boat restaurant before and had good service and food. Our viewpoint of the service, food and management at this establishment was altered on Saturday, September 24, 2016 when our party of 4, including my 91 year old mother-in-law came in...More

2  Thank ottraveler0423
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Vicki W
February 2, 2016|
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Response from Kathleen A H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are tables away from the bar. It is not a real rowdy place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $24
American, Bar, Italian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Bridge Ave, Cohoes, NY 12047-3717
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cohoes
  • Phone Number: +1 518-233-1085
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