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Tool's Restaurant

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283 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054-1125
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Auburn, NY
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

The facility was clean, service was quick. Breakfast menu was varied, prices were par. Omelet [ham and cheese] was cooked well, eggs and sausage both were good. Toast was soggy, home fries were not crispy as requested.....tons of onions. Overall good breakfast, fair price, clean place and good service. Breakfast for two all in $20.83 including tip.

Thank Tim13021
Albany, New York
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Ate lunch here with my 15 year old daughter a few days ago. She ordered a chocolate shake which didn't end up coming until the END of the meal and was not made well. We were told by the waitress that "the shake machine is broken, it sprayed all over the place." Okay, fine, but then she could have told... More 

Thank CasaKaminsky
Loudonville, New York
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222 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We were driving by and stopped for lunch. It was nothing more than average so don't go out of way to go here to eat. The place is dingy - you have to be desperate to use the restroom.

Thank john c
Delmar, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I always order the eggs home fries bacon and toast and a large chocolate mile staff is very friendly and always make sure you have everything you want or need

1 Thank Wayne E
Delmar, New York
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Stopped by for a Sunday brunch. Clean, quiet, immediately seated and served. Reasonably-priced and pleasant staff.

Thank Nancy2154
Albany, New York
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88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Once upon a time I had an office directly across the street from Tool's Restaurant and I have not been back for a meal since 1984 I would guess. The place looked exactly the same with it's 1970's decor. Stopped in with a small group of family for breakfast this morning. The food was just average and the service was... More 

Thank igolfnbird
Earlton, New York
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47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Tool's has been in the area for a while now. I used to go here often when I was younger, and my memories are fleeting. I recently stopped in with some family, hoping we could get a good meal for a good price. No such luck. When we got our food in had no flavor at all, and this was... More 

Thank Rebecca A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is a hole in the wall (its been around for many years) but Ive always loved their sandwiches and the prices arent bad. The staff is also friendly. My family has been dining there for years with no complaints. Try the roast beef sandwich its excellent!

Thank shanski1985
Albany, NY
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152 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Bland, old, salty. I felt like I was eating in a nursing home. The staff were pleasant enough, but the atmosphere could use a makeover.

1 Thank smsg10
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91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

We used to go to this restaurant for breakfast frequently because we thought the food was decent and moderately priced. The last time we were there was REALLY the LAST time we will go there. They sat us in the back room because they were busy. When we realized that we needed a fork but the waitress wasn't around -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    2 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054-1125
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Delmar
  • Phone Number: 518-439-9111

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?