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The Barnsider Smokehouse BBQ

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BARNSIDER BEGINNINGS‎
$8.95
BBQ Chicken Wings
Breaded barbecued wings smothered with our BBQ Sauce and grilled on our char broiler
$8.95
Buffalo Chicken Wings
Mild, medium or hot, the way Jake likes them. You will think you are in buffalo after eating these wings.
$8.95
Barbecue Shrimp
Four jumbo shrimp grilled on a sugar cane skewer basted with barbecue sauce. A nice way to start your meal.
$5.95
Jalapeno Poppers
Breaded jalapeños stuffed with cheddar cheese and deep fried golden brown. Served with salsa or your choice of dressing.
$6.95
Potato Skins
Crispy fried potato boats served with bacon, cheddar cheese and sour cream. Ask your server if you would like them without bacon.
$9.95
Barbecue Skins
Potato skins stuffed with barbeque pork or beef topped with your choice of cheese.
$4.95
Bowl Barnsider Chili
Fresh ground beef, kidney beans, onions, peppers, crushed tomatoes and special seasonings cooked to perfection.
$6.95
Barnsider BBQ Chili
Our homemade chili mixed with your choice of our barbecue pork or beef.
$4.75
Sweet Potato French Fries
We use the purest farm grown sweet potatoes to bring you the most nutritious and delicious fries.
$3.95
French Fries
A heaping basket of natural cut Idaho potatoes fried in vegetable oil.
FROM THE GARDEN & THE KETTLE‎
$3.75
House Garden Salad
Garden fresh lettuce, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes and croutons, with your choice of dressing.
$10.95
BBQ Chicken Salad
A 6 oz. boneless chicken breast seasoned with BBQ sauce, grilled and served on fresh salad, then served with warm bread.
$8.95
Caesar Salad
The king of salads, done our way with a colorful miz of romaine and green leaf lettuce, shredded carrot croutons and parmesan cheese. All tossed with our caesar dressing with warm bread.
$11.95
Chicken Caesar Salad
A 6 oz. chicken breast, grilled, with a colorful mix of romaine and green leaf lettuce, shredded carrots, croutons and parmesan cheese. All tossed with our caesar dressing and served with warm bread.
$4.95
Soup of the Day
Usually hot and on some days chilled.
$4.75
Baked French Onion Soup
A homemade bowl of our house specialty.
BARNSIDER BBQ SANDWICHES‎
$8.95
Pulled Pork or Beef Brisket BBQ Sandwich
Your choice of our slow smoked pork shoulder or delicious beef brisket, marinated with our BBQ sauce and topped with either mozzarella, cheddar or monterey jack cheese.
$8.95
BBQ Chicken Wrap
A six ounce chicken breast char broiled and basted with BBQ sauce mixed with green peppers, onions, your choice of cheese in a flour tortilla wrap.
$8.95
Pulled Pork or Smoked Beef Brisket BBQ Wrap
A‎ choice of either our smoked barbeque pork or beef with lettuce, tomatoes, and your choice of cheese.
$8.95
BBQ Burger
Our Barnsider classic. This burger is smothered with our BBQ sauce grilled to your liking and comes with a choice of mozzarella, cheddar or monterey jack cheese.
$8.95
BBQ Chicken Sandwich
A‎ 6 oz. boneless chicken breast char- broiled and smothered with our BBQ sauce and topped with your choice of cheese.
BARNSIDER BURGERS‎
$7.25
Fries
Onion rings
All American Burger
Our juicy, tender classic grilled just the way you like it.
$7.95
Fries
Onion rings
Cheeseburger
Top our signature cheeseburger with two slices of your choice of cheese.
$8.95
Fries
Onion rings
Hickory Smoked Cheeseburger
This burger is jazzed up with our hickory smoked bacon, your choice of cheese, grilled to your liking.
$8.95
Fries
Onion rings
Mushroom, Onion, and Swiss Burger
Onions and mushrooms sautéed to tender perfection with creamy swiss cheese melted on top.
All burgers are served with a pickle and your choice of fries or onions rings.
BACKWOODS GRUB‎
$8.95
Philly Steak Hero
Our own cooked roast beef grilled with onions and peppers topped with melted mozzarella, cheddar cheese or monterey jack.
$8.95
Reuben
Grilled corn beef mixed with sauerkraut and covered with swiss cheese on toasted rye with Russian dressing.
$8.95
Turkey Reuben
Fresh cooked turkey breast, thousand island dressing, coleslaw and swiss cheese on grilled rye bread.
$8.95
Club Sandwiches
Double decker layers of crisp bacon, tomatoes, lettuce, and your choice of ham, turkey or roast beef. All clubs served with fries and a pickle
$8.95
Smoked Turkey
Moist slices of smoked turkey breast piled high on your choice of bread.
$7.95
BLT
Layers‎ of lettuce, tomato, crisp bacon with a dab of Hellmann's mayo on toast.
HEALTHY CHOICES‎
$10.95
Grilled Chicken Salad
Fresh chicken grilled with tomatoes, cheese and fresh mixed greens with light Italian dressing on the side.
$10.95
Grilled Chicken
6 Oz chicken breast seasoned and grilled. Served with steamed broccoli and baked potato or rice.
$8.95
Chicken Wrap
Seasoned chicken breast, fresh lettuce, tomatoes and mushrooms in a tortilla. Served with one side dish.
$9.95
Black Bean Veggie Burger
A veggie burger with fresh lettuce, tomatoes, onions, pickles and mustard in a tortilla or your choice of bread. Served with one side dish.
BARNSIDER BARBECUE PORK RIBS‎
1/3 Rack, 3-4 ribs, nibble $8.95
1/2 Rack, 6-7 ribs, great for one $14.95
2/3 Rack, 9-10 ribs, good appetite $18.95
Full Rack, 13-14 ribs, really hungry $21.95
St. Louis Ribs (aka Kansas City Cut)
With two side choices
1/2 Rack, 6-7 ribs, great for one $15.95
Full Rack, 13-14 ribs, really hungry $23.95
Baby Back Ribs (aka Loin Back Ribs)
With two sides choices
BARNSIDER FAVORITES‎
$11.95
BBQ Chicken Dinner
Our classic chicken dinner is cooked in our rotisserie BBQ oven, injected with marinades and smothered with our homemade BBQ sauce.
$15.95
BBQ Chicken and Rib Combo
The perfect marriage of our two mouth-watering BBQ specialties, served with vegetable and choice of fries, baked potato or onion rings.
$23.95
Fried Scallops and Rib Combo
Yuengling beer battered scallops and a half-rack of our pork ribs, served with your choice of two sides.
$21.95
Barnsider Surf and Turf
A half rack of our smoked baby back ribs combined with three jumbo shrimp served over a bed of rice, served with a vegetable and your choice of sides.
FROM THE CATTLE TRAIL‎
$21.95
Texas T-Bone
T-bone‎ steaks are generally considered one of the highest quality steaks It consists of a T-shaped bone with meat on each side. The larger side contains meat from the strip loin, whereas the smaller side contains the tenderloin. This steak is char broiled to your liking, and served with your choice of two dinner sides.
$21.95
Mountain Man Steak
The aristocrat of steaks, filled with a robust, juicy flavor in every bite. This is the "steak lovers" steak. Our classic New York strip steak is char broiled to your liking with steak seasoning served with your choice of two sides.
$19.95
Sirloin Steak Dinner
An‎ 8 oz. sirloin, sliced thin and served over toast points, covered with sautéed mushrooms with a vegetable and your choice of fries or onion rings.
$14.95
Country Fried Steak
10 Oz. cube steak breaded with special seasonings and covered with a white gravy or barbecue sauce.
The Barnsider cut 12 oz. cut $17.95
The Farmhouse cut 16 oz. cut $20.95
Prime Rib of Beef
Our prime rib is served as a 12oz cut. Our rib is slowly roasted and then placed on the char broiler and sprinkled with our homemade seasonings.
FRESH OFF THE DOCK‎
$21.95
Shrimp Kabob
A pair of skewers with 5 jumbo shrimp and mixed vegetables, grilled on the char broiler with your choice of lemon butter and lemon wedges or basted with our homemade BBQ sauce.
$24.95
Alaskan King Crab
One‎ lb. of Alaskan king crab served on a plate with your choice of a baked potato, fries or onion rings.
About
Since 1991 we've been smokin' and sauce slingin' so we know how to cook - and treat barbeque with the respect it deserves. Our sauce is homemade in our kitchen in Lake George, NY, and our meats are seasoned & cooked to perfection. Ours is some of the best BBQ north of Memphis, and we aren't afraid to say so. But don't take our word for it, come and taste the sensation for yourself. Have us cater your next event!
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was just ok. The server was exceptionally friendly & the place was perfect on a cold winter night with friends. Our sandwiches were described in the menu as being served on homemade jalapeño cheddar cornbread, which did not happen, despite questioning the server. Oh...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank christinecashmoney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time to this modern rustic ski lodge appearing eatery. Really great food including the yummy green bean fries.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kenny B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had reservations for 10, when we got there we were immediately seated. Waitress got our drinks quickly. The food was absolutely amazing. The ribs with the sauce was perfect. Everyone in our party loved their food then a manager came over to check on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hoffyrn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went skiing at Gore Mountain and stayed in Lake George. We Went to the Barnsider for dinner. I ordered a Reuben sandwich with a side of cole slaw. My husband had a Philly cheesesteak sandwich and fries. Both sandwiches were a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Diane M
Reviewed January 15, 2019

My sister and I enjoyed our meal and beer. We sat upstairs and even though it was chilly outside it was warm and cozy inside. Very relaxing for us

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 635rrobinson
Reviewed January 8, 2019

Four of us went here for dinner recently - 3 are bbq fans and I'm, well, a vegetarian. Kind of funny! It was an off time when we arrived, and we weren't even sure they were open, but lucky for us, they were. Very friendly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank library_girl_ri
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We were looking for a place to eat at around 6:00 pm and found this restaurant be chance. There was a party, but the management accommodated us as well as other customers. The BBQ was well worth waiting for. Simple good food. A must go...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank millan12016
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

I used to have any one even so much as passing on their way to see me bring me a rack of those baby backs.Always ordered them whenever there. Last few times there this year was disappointed in the quality of food. Flavor was different...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Kurt D
barnsider, Owner at The Barnsider Smokehouse BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Sorry Kurt for your disappointment. Same owner same suppliers, not transferring money from the food products to cover renovations. When we first started 28 years ago, the building was small and not very exciting. My father said its about the food. People will come if...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Th e barnsider is a very good place to eat. The patio is clean and rustic. The food is filling and delicious.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shunt2630
Reviewed October 23, 2018

this bbq restaurant was average. nice place, food was average. building was rustic, resembling a western bbq place. must b e a hopping place in season.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carl O
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