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Rusch's Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
22 Lebanon St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1104
+1 315-228-2122
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good66%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“panini” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
22 Lebanon St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1104
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great family oriented bar and grill. Food was uniformly good (their chef knows how to grill a steak!). Everyone...owner to to our waitress...were welcoming and genuine. Sports bar theme, full of locals and Colgate students on a Saturday, it will be a regular place for...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 21 August 2017

They advertise they serve "darn good food", and they do. I had the sirloin, with onions and mushrooms and a side of fries. The meat was very flavorful and was cooked just right (I had mine medium). The mushrooms were also great but the pearl...More

Thank Loren48503
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Had dinner here while visiting Colgate. Good menu, very friendly staff, seems like a place where the locals come to eat and everyone knows each other. Had burgers, nachos, wing--all good and fairly priced.

Thank lovestotravelmom
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch before a college tour at Colgate. Hamilton is a cute little village. We ate at Rusch's as the first place we passed. The waitress was friendly. I had chicken pesto panini which was delicious. Our table also had a chicken parm sandwich,...More

Thank SmallTownTravelRX
Reviewed 27 May 2017

They have good sandwiches, and soups. The wait staff is nice. I have been there several times and never disappointed. I have only had lunch but I keep going back when I am in that area.

Thank poetwoman
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here with the family for a couple of drinks while visiting Hamilton. Good beer selection on draft and the bartender was able to point us in the right direction. Comfortable seats at the bar. Good TV's for watching a game. We did not...More

Thank rmeade88
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had dinner here during a recent visit to Colgate University. It is very much a local tavern, and while the menu is fairly basic, it is extensive and I had high hopes. The food we got was average at best. In addition, the service...More

Thank NellieVA
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The atmosphere is very friendly. The sitting is very comfortable. Service is quick. The food is very good and filling.

Thank teach2016
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Was looking for a good burger and it was great. I had a black bean burger and my date had a beef burger. Both were absolutely delicious. We shared the appetizer plater as well and although full of calories, was also really good. The service...More

Thank mariacI68VS
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have had steak a few time there and always wonderful. burgers are great too. I haven't had much else but there are several good choices for sandwiches and dinners.

Thank Dawn w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Lebanon St, Hamilton, NY 13346-1104
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 315-228-2122
  • E-mail
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