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The Waters Edge Lighthouse

2 Freemans Bridge Rd, Glenville, NY 12302-3604
+1 518-370-5300
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“salad” (19 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Freemans Bridge Rd, Glenville, NY 12302-3604
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the best time at Water's Edge Restaurant! The meal was fantastic; our server was super; and the atmosphere on the patio overlooking the river was the best. We always have a great time at Water's Edge - recommend it wholeheartedly!

Thank KEVIN C
Watersedge L, General Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for coming by Kevin! We're thrilled you had a terrific dining experience. We can't wait to serve you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner the other evening. Our server was very friendly. I had a scallop dish that was cooked perfectly and was delicious. My only complaint was that the dining room was a little warm. It was a very hot day, so it would have...More

Thank JB E
Watersedge L, General Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for coming by! We're sorry if it was a little hot in the dining room, we were having some difficulties fighting the extreme heat! Glad the wine helped though!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here for fine dining, special events, banquets, but stopped again for casual dinner. Food was excellent! They do a great job with sandwiches and sides. Really appreciate too Ommegang Rare Vos on draft and Proseco splits available. Very bright atmosphere, fine service, great...More

Thank Jeff N
Watersedge L, General Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind review Jeff. We're so glad you tried us out after coming for other special events. We hope to have you back soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my mother-in-laws 90th birthday there. We were booked in The Seeley Room. There were 20 of us. Everything went on time. Appetizers were served when they were suppose to be. I think our waiter was Jamie. He did an excellent job. We had...More

Thank sengenpa
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing us for this special occasion! We're so glad you enjoyed the food and service. We're sorry to hear the room felt a little warm, and will look into that for future parties in that room. Thank you again for spending the...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner, arrived around 6:00 and wanted to sit on the patio. We were told it would be an hour wait, and it was exactly an hour later we were shown to a table. The food was good, the drinks were excellent...More

Thank jhusted234
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the very kind review! We're so glad that you enjoyed everything, can't wait to have you back!

Reviewed June 3, 2018

Very disappointed! We arrived to eat outdoors at 5:15 thinking we might beat the crowd. The girl checked us in and said it would be about 30-40 minutes. Not bad, we thought, so had drinks at the bar. This was a special birthday dinner for...More

Thank truthteller57
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Hi there, we are thankful that your daughter has chosen us to dine out for her birthday. But, we apologize as we clearly missed the mark with service of the food. Please reach out to us at customerservice@thewatersedgelighthouse.com

Reviewed June 2, 2018

Wanted to sit on the water and enjoy dinner and drinks, and had seen an article naming The Waters Edge Lighthouse as one of the places to try so we decided to go. We had an hour wait to sit on the patio, but they...More

Thank Cody M
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thanks for coming by Cody, we do apologize for the wait! But, we're glad you got to enjoy the food. I will pass this along to management to let them know of the stellar job of Hayden! See you soon!

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We had a 6:15 pm reservation, we arrived on time and checked in for a party of 4. When we approached the hostess she seemed annoyed and not openly friendly at all. This was the start of it.. We ordered around 6:45, our waitress was...More

Thank TomandPita
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Hi TomandPita, it sounds like we missed the mark on providing a great dining experience for you. For that, we apologize. We never like reading reviews where the customer was letdown or upset. We work hard to provide an experience that will have you come...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant right on the Mohawk River. Excellent food choices, attentive staff and beautiful atmosphere made for a really pleasant relaxing dinner.

Thank Gemini5930
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Thanks for coming by, we're glad you enjoyed everything!

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

I guess I’ll start from top. Had reservation and when we arrived to sit on patio was told we had to go inside and cancel reservation. Makes no since being the same restaurant. Two girls and young man all employees hanging out at hoststand and...More

Thank Remy D
Watersedge L, Public Relations Manager at The Waters Edge Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Hi Remy, we're sorry to hear about employees conversations that were inappropriate. We apologize for that and will address this with our staff. We also apologize for falling short on your overall expectations. We do take pride in the quality of our food, and some...More

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92gail
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Watersedge L | Property representative |
Hey there! Happy Hour drinks, specials, and times vary based upon the time of year. Call us ahead of time! 518-370-5300
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Lynn C
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Watersedge L | Property representative |
Hi! Sorry for just seeing this question! For all wondering we DO have a children's menu. Trip Advisor does not allow us to put URL links in these responses. But, if you go to our websites and go to "Menus" we have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Freemans Bridge Rd, Glenville, NY 12302-3604
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Glenville
  • Phone Number: +1 518-370-5300
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