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The Deer's Head Inn Restaurant

7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
+1 518-873-6514
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (12 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Our second visit (party of 4) to this well known E'town landmark was as disappointing as the first. We were hoping our first experience might be improved on since this establishment has been open long enough now to address its "growing pains". We had high...More

Thank Bob046
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I've been an occasional customer of the Deers Head for years and was pleasantly surprised with what the new owners have done. The dining room is so pretty. We each had a soup, my husband a special Mexican meatball soup he really loved, he even...More

Thank Kkce
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My mom and I came here on a snowy Monday for lunch since it is one of her favorite places to eat. It was nice and quiet, so we grabbed a table by the fireplace. Our server was very friendly and attentive. We ordered an...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I've had dinner here twice in the past week and on both occasions the meal was quite good. I had a burger one evening that arrived medium rare, as ordered, and the composed salads are excellent. On both evenings our food arrived quickly after ordering,...More

Thank reberrascal
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Good quality ingredients made for delicious combinations from beginning to end! We are definitely going back

Thank ililajko3
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Deer's Head reopened this fall (2016) with a new look and new chef. The food is delicious and beautifully presented. The renovation looks great. They have some minor problems to overcome – they get slammed with people every night at 6 so there can...More

Thank Sheri_Amsel
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Went to deer's head for lunch and had the open face steak sand and ff !! It was the best !! Will be going back again !!

Thank bornnbread60
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Renovations complete and a great dinner with excellent waitress. Food was delivered timely and right temperature. Definitely worth the visit!

Thank JohnS1026
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After decades of driving past this place - assuming it was gloomy and mediocre at best - we finally stopped for late lunch on a beautiful, breezy late summer afternoon. What a surprise! A lovely, spacious, light (almost empty) dining room/bar, a sweet little shop...More

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I recently had a lunch date with my husband at this restaurant. We tried this place because of a review in our local paper. We were completely dissatisfied with the meal and the wait. We waited for over an hour for our meal. Our waitress...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Rob D, Owner at The Deer's Head Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Sorry to hear about your experience. We have struggled with getting the meals out on time for the lunch crowd and have been making improvements. We try to get all our bread from a local baker and I myself have been unhappy with some of...More

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Do they still make German food ,my husband & i ate there 25 yrs ago when the original owener(grandmother) made us the most delicous german food Ever. It tasted just lije my husbands Grandmothers food.
29 December 2016|
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Response from Diane B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no German food. It is very good pub type fare. They may offer some German food for an Octoberfest event but it's not on their usual menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 14:30
23:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7552 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 518-873-6514
  • E-mail