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The Helm

649 Jersey Ave, Greenwood Lake, NY 10925-2014
+1 845-477-3073
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“wings” (14 reviews)
Closed today
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
649 Jersey Ave, Greenwood Lake, NY 10925-2014
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Good food...tight surroundings....excellent wings.Good beverages and nice staff. be prepared to wait for a seat..

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ZflyDiver
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I was disappointed because I thought I had read all the reviews about the Helm and there was so negative reviews but we took a chance and went anyway. My waffle was cold and tasted like it was a leftover and the sausage patties also...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jpcandy2018
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Always great food and great beer. The specials are always creative and delicious. The selection of beers is impressive and continuously changing. The parking lot can be a challenge as well as finding a seat. When it is very busy there is no real space...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Erin R
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Had the Wake Up Poutine. It had Cajun seasoned hand-cut frites, 2 maple fried eggs, holy helm sauce. t was just as good that I had in Montreal.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GrandPaRuss
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The food herw is excellent and they offer an unusual drink menu thats amazing. Sometimes the service at the bar is lacking and you may have to wait a good while for a drink. other than that, I love this place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rousetti
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This place is not much from the outside and while the inside is nicely decorated it is small and will fill up fast. Also, the small size makes it noisy and tight for sitting at table. Also, while it has a bar feel, the food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SigEpGov
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The menu at The Helm is varied and original, not your usual bar fare. We went for Sunday brunch on a gorgeous July day, taking in the lovely view of Greenwood Lake. We all agreed the food and view were terrific. Wishing great success to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank wiawaka
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Service is mediocre, food is a little better. I have waited for menus, water and drinks every time I get dragged here by any friend who loves this place, and I have a few different ones. Maybe they have lower expectations. I have never enjoyed...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank CJLNYC1962
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Great creative food my favorite dish was a pork belly delicious crisp amazing good stuff good vibe. I will definitely recommended everyone should go there to try the food is phenomenal for the bar food

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lailaliv1967
Reviewed May 15, 2018

First off I would have given a higher review merely on craft beer selection and our server but as soon as I stepped in the door that went out of the window. The Helm is small place, small eating area, with a view of the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
6  Thank Nat W
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April 29, 2017|
Response from kathyyoko1624 | Reviewed this property |
The bar at The Helm is quite large and the seating is in front facing the water. You could probably accommodate 40 people if you reserve the restaurant for the evening. Not sure if they do that, but it's certainly worth... More
May 4, 2016|
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Response from leldel | Reviewed this property |
I recommend calling them on this. Yes they could hold 40 but it would depend on day and time you want to do it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 649 Jersey Ave, Greenwood Lake, NY 10925-2014
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Greenwood Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 845-477-3073
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The Helm delivers a creative new vision of flavors, highlighting provisions from our local farmers, small batch and scratch made food. We proudly serve locally influenced New Age American cuisine, specialty cocktails and beer from our local breweries.
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