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Big Moose Inn and Restaurant

1510 Big Moose Rd, Eagle Bay, NY 13331-2107
+1 315-357-2042
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (5 reviews)
“dining room” (7 reviews)
“great meal” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
1510 Big Moose Rd, Eagle Bay, NY 13331-2107
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times and always have a great meal. Love the tuna tartar and the salmon burger but also their daily soups. The staff were super friendly and take the time to talk with you and not "at" you. It makes you feel...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped to see if they were open and while my wife was inside I elected to walk our 3 small dogs on the grounds. I was accosted by what I assume was the manager. He asked what I was doing there and I told him...More

Thank Dalet822
Mark M, Owner at Big Moose Inn and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Common courtesy would dictate that you ask permission before allowing your THREE dogs to relieve themselves on any property not belonging to you. The Big Moose Inn’s public area is still private property and not a dog park. Had you not pulled out your little...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for Dinner with family while staying in Inlet, NY. Alex our server in the Tavern area was great, food was very good, my girls and I loved the clam chowder, Mmm so good. Added business card to the thousands stuck to the ceiling...More

Thank Lawrence G
Mark M, Owner at Big Moose Inn and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for dining with us, we hope you'll visit us again soon. Your business card is now officially part of the #INNcrowd.

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Dependably great food and service at this rustic landmark. We've been coming here and never disappointed. The Pasta Primavera was fabulous with lots of excellent vegetables and unique pasta. The Panko chicken was perfect, with a great sauce and perfectly cooked cauliflower. The physical structure...More

Thank shark4rae
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Everything is dingy and dirty. The only positive is the waterfront location. We were going to eat there, but once we saw the filth we decided to only have a cocktail and sit on the dock. Beautiful view.

1  Thank Sunbrushed
Reviewed 12 October 2016

On our most recent stay at the Big Moose Inn during the peak of the fall foliage season, my wife and I were treated like old friends in what has become our home away from home. There are so many great ways to describe the...More

1  Thank Brian T
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Wish we could have stayed longer. An impromptu on the way through the Adirondacks. Loved this place. The natural beauty of Big Moose Lake, kayaks and canoes at your doorstep, loons on the lake. Peace and quiet. A lovely bar, a charming bartender, and delicious...More

1  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 24 August 2016

While vacationing at our cabin on Big Moose Lake, our family joined us for yet another memorable dinner at The Big Moose Inn. Over the past fifty (plus) years, we have frequented this restaurant many times...and the current owners (Mark and Susan) continue to warmly...More

1  Thank Mary Jo S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

One of my favorite places to stay in the Adirondacks. Friendly owner and staff, clean rooms, rustic, historic charm. Outstanding food. It is hard to believe that the culinary offerings at the Big Moose Inn are equal to the finer restaurants in NYC or Washington,...More

1  Thank Van A
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Had not dined here in several years and happy to see current owners are keeping the food up to par. Enjoyed dining on the porch/deck on a beautiful evening. Dinner entrees are ala carte, salad etc extra but dinners came with starch and vegetable. Tavern...More

1  Thank Kathryn C
Mark M, Owner at Big Moose Inn and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thank you for dining with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

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liberty2010
19 May 2016|
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Response from Mark M | Property representative |
We can host up to 100 guests. For details please contact us at 315-357-2042 and ask for Susan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 Big Moose Rd, Eagle Bay, NY 13331-2107
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Eagle Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 315-357-2042
  • E-mail
Description
The Big Moose Inn is located on picturesque Big Moose Lake in the central Adirondacks. This peaceful and relaxing setting is a perfect summer getaway. The Adirondack Mountains surrounding the Big Moose Inn offer great outdoor fun. After a day of hiking, canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding, or sightseeing, kick off your boots and sit by the Big Moose Inn fireplace and enjoy the ambiance, the food, the ale and our Adirondack lake country inn. Belly up to the bar and share your adventures with the rest of the travelers, or join us in our dining room for a fine dining experience, prepared by our Executive Chef Dave Thompson. As an overnight guest of the Inn some of your amenities include: complimentary continental breakfast and free wireless internet access.
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