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Joel's Front Yard Steak House - CLOSED

5548 State Route 31, Verona, NY 13478-3701
+1 315-363-5529
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible14%
Mar 7, 2016
“Not anything like it used to be”
Nov 20, 2015
“Now called Stampede. Stampede away.....Fast!”
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5548 State Route 31, Verona, NY 13478-3701
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Reviewed March 7, 2016

Starting as a small restaurant owned by a husband and wife who lived in the barn a hundred yards away, Joel's served excellent steaks and sides for over 45 or so years before it was sold to a new owner. The expansion of Turning Stone...More

Thank reddyfeet
Reviewed November 20, 2015

Excellent server. It stops there. Prime Rib is thin sliced roast beef. I ordered the rib special. They arrived, I could not cut between bones. I flipped them over, and as I did so discovered they were FROZEN! Yep. Frozen. Pulled one apart to inspect....More

2  Thank RichardZ872
Reviewed November 15, 2015

Loaded Buffet with exceptional choices and reasonable priced, Prime Rib was very good with an average cut, cooked to perfection. great location

Thank Weevaluate
Reviewed October 17, 2015

We came here due to our son having eaten here when it was "Joel's". It definitely was not as good as that 1st experience but still a very decent meal. We think the place has a great rustic/casual atmosphere, probably is fun to come and...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed August 24, 2015

I have been to Joel's several times in my life and have always loved going there. Steaks were tasty, atmosphere was fun and staff were friendly and attentive. Now that it is the Stampede Steakhouse it has a different feel to it - though it...More

Thank Val M
Reviewed August 14, 2015

1st thing...walked to the front door through a cigarette smoke haze. Move your smokers away from the front door! 2nd walked in the noise level was awful and it wasn't from people talking! Do not eat in the bar area unless you don't want to...More

1  Thank IamMeltingGlass
Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

Called Stampede Steakhouse now. This was our first visit and had no expectations. They were preparing for live music in the bar area which is in the front where you enter. We sat in the dining area which we thought was private and rustic. I...More

1  Thank Kona93
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

The name is no longer Joel's Front Yard Steak House. It is changed to a country restaurant. I was disappointed with the change as it was always our place to go when I would return to NY. That being said, the menu choices were good...More

1  Thank Penny L
Reviewed July 21, 2015

We were in Verona for one night and stayed at the LaQuinta. Besides the Casino there were not a lot of eating choices near the hotel, so we decided to try the Stampede Steakhouse. The restaurant was one large room with tables spread out and...More

2  Thank chicagoretired
Reviewed June 10, 2015

Tried this place again and visited for a birthday party. The sewage smell coming from the restroom was overwhelming! Disgusting!

1  Thank Riciznic
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5548 State Route 31, Verona, NY 13478-3701
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Verona
  • Phone Number: +1 315-363-5529
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