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506 Riverside Dr, Clayton, NY 13624-1027
+1 315-686-2940
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
506 Riverside Dr, Clayton, NY 13624-1027
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Channelside on Saturday June 16, 2018. I have always had a great meal and have eaten there many times. Saturday the wait staff seemed to have no idea what was happening. The waitress took our order and drink menu and two minutes later...More

Thank Z6128DYstephenk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Channelside was a pleasant surprise. Far better than its sister restaurant across the street. Very nice staff. Dinner was a good value.

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh-hum storefront, uninspired hostess, but a menu that spoke to us, and a promise of a riverside patio, so we bit. Good decision! It was like being on the front porch of a house on a busy cosmopolitan street, but better - pleasure boats, cruise...More

2  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Inside and outside dining with great views of the St. Lawrence River. Good selection of food and beverages at a reasonable price.

1  Thank N5056QFmichaelb
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The proprietors of the ChannelSide work very hard to make you happy. The soups are excellent. The menu is great!

1  Thank Wheaties_1
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The best part of Channelside is by far the view. In the past we had phenomenal food, over the past two years it is good. The view is everything. I prefer to have cocktails and appetizers on the deck, while enjoying the river view. For...More

1  Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This place was on the river with a terrific view and it appeared to have a decent menu. I live on the seacoast North of Boston. We know how to cook seafood out here. My wife and I both ordered a haddock fish and chips....More

Thank TBHGloucesterMA
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The service was very good. The views were beautiful. The food was ok. Not great. 4 out of 5 in my party thought that food was a little bland. I will give it another try as I had heard good things prior to this visit....More

Thank cerveza930
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Walked up and down main street in clayton looking for a place to eat dinner that had a menu that could meet my wife's gluten free diet needs. After looking at menu on front window decided to take a chance on this place because of...More

1  Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We arrived in Clayton later in the evening ( for Clayton) about 8:00. We were able to get a table and have a lovely meal at the Channel Side restaurant. The staff was very friendly and seemed genuinely interested in us having a nice meal....More

1  Thank Jennifer E
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17 May 2015|
Response from dferguson2011 |
Call and speak to someone in charge. The restaurant IS open in October but only limited hours. If it's a special event, something may be able to be worked out for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 Riverside Dr, Clayton, NY 13624-1027
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 315-686-2940
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