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Philly Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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622 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Latham, NY 12110-3619
+1 518-785-9559
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11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Clifton Park, NY
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317 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I know next to nothing about Philly cheese steak sandwiches. I did have one once about 20 years ago while in Philly, but all I remember was that it was a roll with some meat and cheese. Now I’ve heard enough people talk about these sandwiches to realize that the meat is likely thin sliced beef. And I’ve also heard... More 

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Thank Roger K
Clifton Park, New York
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bar waitress was great, awesome price on wings, only if I could eat them as I was sitting at bar and observed kitchen staff touch everything with bare hands. Not to mention I had to walk by a staff member, I believe it was door man, smoking marijuana at entrance with his friends!

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Thank triggscp
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146 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

It's definitely more a bar than a grill, but the food was good and the service was fair. watch out late night on the weekends turns into a dance floor with a dj right where we were sitting.

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1 Thank William M
Latham, NY
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

I live down the road and frequent the place often; mostly for fun, friends and entertainment, but to order something to go is another issue. I can't remember the last time I had an order correct when I opened the bag at home. Last night, my wife's order and mine were in the opposite labeled boxes; fries in both (requested... More 

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Thank redstar255
Albany, NY
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Everytime I visit, I fall more in love with the atmosphere and food! The patio is one of my favorites in the Cap Region and they're not even finished with all the renovations! The cheesesteaks are delicious and the varieties you can build yourself are endless. If you're ever in Latham, NY CHECK THIS PLACE OUT!

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Thank HaveBeachWillTravel1
Floral Park, New York
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Huge portions and great prices. Best burger I've had in some time!! Place was buzzing as it was happy hour. Service was good. Only issue- ton of fruit flies. Could be due to the construction, but aside from that.. Will be back if in the area again.

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Thank Robert C
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My wife, our son and I went here while on vacation. We sat outside on the deck, which had a great vibe. There were a couple of musicians playing acoustic folk and blues to add to the atmosphere. The Philly cheese steak was generous and pretty good. The crab cake sandwich was OK. I ordered a shrimp and clam linguine... More 

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Thank RonJamieson
Portland, Maine
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Food was OK, beer cold...staff attentive. The place was under construction, so I have to give them a pass on atmosphere...

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Thank stephen m
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

We went with friends on a Saturday night around 7;30 thinking the music would start around 9:00. We were very wrong, It also was freezing inside so, we used a few menuse to block the vents. The music was so loud that we were screaming at each other. My voice was totally gone b y the time we left at... More 

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Troy, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016

First off, Iove the way the waitresses all work together, they all take care of you. The service is incredibly quick, even when they are busy. The atmosphere is friendly and nice. Ive read complaints about the bouncers, but thankfully had no problems with them, yes they asked to see my license, but thats their job. One person in our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Latham, NY 12110-3619
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-785-9559

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?