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Foster's Coach House

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6411 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1352
18458768052
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Stanfordville, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

nothing like the old fosters food is average or less with Rhinebeck moving forward with more places to go and enjoy a good meal fosters has definitely headed downhill will not be going back

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Thank 538eric
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Ever one who knew Bob, misses Bob. However, Foster's Coach House continues with Bob's philosophy of fresh, fairly priced food cooked to perfection served with a smile. We KNOW you'll be back when you tire of trendy food. Thank you for your comments, and remembrance of Bob! More 

Glenford, NY
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good place for a burger, with some chicken offerings. Quick service, handy for when you're on your way to the movies next door. Noisy, good for families.

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Thank kathleen814
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Well, you really summed things up nicely. But, don't forget our steaks, prime rib, fish, and pasta dishes!! More 

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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fosters is dependable fare and fried is common. Fast service and outdoor option make this one of the best for kids in Rhinebeck.

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Thank Paul K
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Dependable is good! Thank you!! And, yes, we love children. They're our next gen of regulars...... More 

New York City, New York
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88 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dark bar but very friendly and a good place to watch sport. Seems to be quite poplar with locals and visitors alike.

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Thank Gareth T
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

A comfy, cool, and dark drinking spot on a very hot day does the trick. Add in some Wimbledon semis and Euro 2016 and we have a winner!!!! More 

Hannacroix, New York, United States
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307 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Friday night the four of us hit the road to Rhinebeck, about an hour away. This is a typical tavern, although larger inside than we thought. Friend and I had Blackeyed Susan's to drink, the guys had beers. The drinks were light on the vodka, but good tasting. We shared potato skins at the table, plenty for the four... More 

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Thank Jeannene A
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write. We appreciate your comments, and especially the specific descriptions. We are always looking at how the customer perceives our offerings. Hope you stop in again! More 

Monroe, CT
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here 4th of July weekend 2016 with another couple. Had just spent the day at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrone and was looking for a place to perhaps get a nice scotch ale or perhaps a porter to go with some scrod or shrimp. The first bad sign was that the beer list had only SIX beers listed! SIX! Bud... More 

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Thank John S
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Our Tavern has been operating since 1890, and has been owned by the same family since 1965. Good drinks, a full bar, excellent cold beers and ales, and wines complement our extensive, classic menu. We think that maybe you were looking for more of a micro brewery. We are not that type of place, but more of a Rhinebeck institution... More 

Stuyvesant, New York
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Foster's on Sunday 6-26 for my birthday dinner accompanied by my wife, sister and brother in-law. Positives: upon arrival we were asked if we wanted to be seated outside and since it was a great summer evening said yes. The drinks are a good size. Prices are reasonable. Not So Positives: The first table we were offered was... More 

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Thank Bill S
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

We are glad that you had drinks out on the patio. It is such a special spot in the heart of town. We will continue to monitor the wraps for the silverware that fall onto the ground. We don't like the litter either. Thank you for your eagle eyes!! More 

Saugerties, New York
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Havent been here in a few months and were excited to go back as we have always had a fantastic meal here. However,this time I was a bit saddened by my meal. My husband had the steak and his was cooked to perfection-his words! I had the filet and based on the menus chart ordered it cooked medium. When it... More 

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Thank Mary B
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

We're sorry that you're sad. Come back soon and we'll make you happy with another perfectly cooked steak just like your husband received. And, yes, we are so busy these days with all of our repeat customers that our servers never stop moving, and never stop being kind. Thank you for your words. More 

Port Ewen, New York
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Good for a simple meal nothing special Old bar old local crow I will not go back there are many better choices in town.i ordered a salad the greens were old my wife ordered a burger . I like five guys better

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Thank MidniteCamel
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Simple meals prepared with fresh ingredients...that's our recipe! The crowd is very loyal to us and they like our drinks and food. Come back and try our proven, winning formula...we know that you'll like us better than the other choices in town. Thanks for coming in MidniteCamel . See you soon! More 

Orlando, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Fosters for nearly 50 years. It has changed hands and I believe the new owners should have kept at least some of its traditional meals. However, the atmosphere is still charming and the food at lunch was good if not fantastic. Still a good place to have a meal in downtown Rhinebeck.

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Thank lj3944k
FostersCoachHouse, Manager at Foster's Coach House, responded to this review

Hooray....fantastic food!!!! Thanks. We are still owned by the same family.....since 1965! That's 51 years. See you soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $24
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6411 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1352
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rhinebeck
  • Phone Number: 18458768052
Description
Historic Foster's Coach House Tavern, originally constructed in 1890 as The Village Tavern, is owned and managed by the same Rhinebeck family since 1965. Well-known throughout the Hudson Valley for top-notch London Broil, homemade soups, Stuffed Clams, and juicy chargrilled Hamburgers, this classic and charming original offers great value and service. Al fresco dining in the warmer months and cozy tavern atmosphere year-round. Tap Room with full bar and 2 large screen TV's. Free, off-street parking. A must visit for locals and visitors alike when in the Village!

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