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Press Box Sports Emporium

Certificate of Excellence
American, Bar, Pub
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29 E 1st St, Oswego, NY, Oswego, NY 13126-1112
(315) 343-0308
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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44 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu was basic -- nachos, salads, burgers -- but sitting on the porch was lovely. Well priced. A good place to stop in after a visit to the fort.

Thank secondfloor
Oswego, New York, United States
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was slow, menu choices and quality of food were mediocre at best. This was not a peak time. People that came in after us had their food before we did.

Thank Elizabeth J
Henrietta, New York
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been here in years and I remember it being a decent place. They are one of the 1st bar/restaurants to be open on a Saturday. The inside is small, but nice and the outside deck is very cool. The service was good until the one server kind of made a joke to my non-drinking friend that they were... More 

Thank _mike_fortuna
Oswego, New York
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

This is a really fun place to go! You can either sit at the bar or sit at tables or booths. Their specials are great and there is a varied menu. Their home made macaroni salad is wonderful as well as the Press Box sandwich. It is their take on the Mome Cristo sandwich. Their homemade soups and chili are... More 

Thank janetk841
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Lunch with family great food, great service very accommodating to small children. HIghly recommend Much better than Steamers from across the street.

Thank Alene G
Summerfield, Florida
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270 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Came here today with grankiddies and parents and sat outside. Perfect spot for 10 people. We were greeted by our friendly waitress, she took our drink orders and quickly returned with them. We then ordered our meals and they came in a timely fashion. My order was delicious but you can't really screw up eggs and toast that came with... More 

Thank Karen T
Rochester, New York
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103 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and had wonderful service and attention from staff. Our party of 5 each enjoyed our meal! The pulled pork nachos were awesome!

Thank Slanz
Ithaca, New York
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stopped here on a Sunday afternoon after touring Fort Ontario. We had prompt service - got glasses of ice water right away, which was appreciated on a hot day, and the wait staff was friendly and efficient. I ordered a flat bread panini with chicken and pesto (very good) and a glass of sangria (also good). We were all... More 

Thank Katie F
Oswego, New York
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109 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Stopped in for lunch and had a good meal, a nice beer and a comfortable atmosphere. The pulled pork nachos were outstanding. Topped with lots of cold slaw and melted cheese...the nachos are always a winner.

Thank cfpatty
Warrensburg, New York
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Stopped for a late lunch before fishing the lake on a charter trip. The weather was nice, so we decided to stop at the Pressbox and sit outside. Initially no one came over, so I found a hostess to seat us and let a waitress know she had a table. The menu was basic and the food and drink prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 E 1st St, Oswego, NY, Oswego, NY 13126-1112
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oswego
  • Phone Number: (315) 343-0308

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