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Donovan's Steak & Ale

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3853 State Route 11, Malone, NY 12953-3725
15:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Mon 15:00 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 15:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We would highly recomend this place, has been consistent each time we go, local friendly service, bread piping hot, salad with crumble blue cheese a must. We live in the capital district and this is the best filet we have had, it is a must!!

Thank Diane P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I come here fairly regularly. I have a few favorites on the menu but always listen to the features. Had a pork steak in panko bread crumbs with a cream sauce that was one of the features and it was delicious. Told the owner I would have it again if he put it on the regular menu.

Thank Meredith L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

A wonderful dinner. There were a wide variety of choices (we had blackened salmon and pork osso bucco). Both had great flavor and were perfectly cooked. Would definitely come back in a heartbeat.

Thank bric_0419
Lyons, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Four of us enjoyed our 4 different dinners. Pasta dish delicious. Chix parm - delicious. Delmonico steak - delicious. Prime rib - good. Service was very good and price of wine reasonable. We went on a quiet night. Atmosphere nice. Look forward to our next visit!

Thank Donna M
Malone, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

My Wife and I Love the menu and the quiet atmosphere. The staff is very friendly and attentive. The owner often stops to check on how our meals are. I also love the draft beer available.

Thank GARace
Eden, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The filet that I got was so juicy and flavorful. The buttered potatoes were so good. It's been such a long time since I have had a steak this good I must say thank you and I will remember this place again when I come back to visit. Keep up the amazing cooking I loved dinner so much.

Thank Jonathan L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food and staff were great.Everything was hot and fresh! except the beer,that was cold!! this was my first time going to this restaurant but it wont be my last! see you guys real soon.

Ogdensburg, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. Came for early dinner. Immediately greeted and seated. Sat in a booth which was small and felt intimate. Decor is clean, modern, well done and simple. Service staff were really polite and sweet. Food was really good and not much of a wait. I got ahi tuna salad. Gobbled every last bite. Boyfriend got chicken parmigiana. Huge serving.... More 

Thank Lauriesargent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We had a shrimp appetizer in Buffalo blue cheese sauce that had such a great flavor that we kept the sauce to dip our steaks in! My husband had prime rib and I had Delmonico steak. Both were so delicious. Our waitress was very sweet and a great server. Altogether a great time.

Thank Diana B
Bath, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Filet was AMAZING. Will definitely stop in again. Great service and the food was all a round good. We walked in at around closing time and they still gave us the full menu and they had it out fast. They didn't rush us at all to eat and they it was all a round a great visit.

Thank BathCritz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3853 State Route 11, Malone, NY 12953-3725
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Malone
  • Phone Number: 518-521-3027

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?