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Turf Tavern

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40 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2597
+1 518-393-3671
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Schenectady, New York
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to dinner on Thanksgiving and the buffet was great!! The turkey and roast beef were so tender and delicious. All the side dishes were too! The desserts were wonderful and such a nice variety. The only thing I would add is different salad dressings, Italian and blue cheese. Everyone there was so nice and friendly and took care... More 

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Thank leslie01
Brampton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I liked the food, especially the turkey. The people were nice. I especially like the brown guy giving water, he made my Thanksgiving very special. Sam Johnson,

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Thank 779shivak
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would just like to say the one time I ever decided to try the turf for catering I wasn't even wanting to after the rude lady on the phone tried to rush me off. She just couldn't be bothered. Listen, you answer the phone to a business have some decency and respect. I went there a few years back... More 

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Thank Nicole H
Cos Cob, Connecticut
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were at a wedding here which was very nice. The food was very good (large portions). They had their banquet room decorated beautifully and the staff was very nice.

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Thank Penny201318
Schenectady, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Tried to dine here today, Sunday. At least two parties were being held. Suppose to open at 11:30 according to a coupon we had. We were there at 3:00 and were informed that they usually open at 4:00 but would not be opening til 5 today. When I showed the woman the coupon she said "That's Wrong!" Okay...but where did... More 

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Thank Cindi L
Scotia, New York
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77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We love this place and the party was excellent thanks to the service and great food! The staff went above and beyond as usual at the Turf!

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Thank Mrfixit8344
Albany, New York
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

My husband and I recently attended a birthday party here. We enjoyed the buffet luncheon enough to make plans to come back again for dinner.

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Thank Katherine M
Scotia, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Family from out of state, and everyone enjoyed their meal From the fried artichoke hearts, to the Turf & Surf. Will return soon.

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Thank terig228
Saratoga Springs, New York
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147 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

I joined my friends at a fairly large reserved table and we were served quickly in this old tavern. The food was inexpensive due to a special they were running and it was beef for most of us. Apparently all the retired local people know the night of the really cheap special because it was packed with elderly people using... More 

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Thank Adirondacker1
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8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

Have been here several times for banquets but this was my first time in the regular dining room for dinner. Overall the food was great and the atmosphere good. The only issue was at the end when I used the bathroom on the way out. This area is definitely in need of a major renovation and some cleaning to remove... 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2597
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Scotia
  • Phone Number: +1 518-393-3671

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