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Palmer House

1642 Main St, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
+1 518-797-3449
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
1 May 2017
“Quite A Haul To Get To”
26 Apr 2017
“Exceptional food in a relaxed comfortable settin”
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$$ - $$$
1642 Main St, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Palmer House is effectively the only restaurant in Rensselaerville (there's a lunch counter up the road), a funky little town up in the Helderberg Hills. The clientele was a mix of local folks and city people making the pilgrimage; on balance I wouldn't go...More

2  Thank Ellis P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Seems we get to the Palmer House around once each year even though we only live 20 minutes away. Every time we go we enjoy exceptional, beautifully conceived and executed food. This visit was to celebrate our 45th "date-versary". It happened to also be Restaurant...More

1  Thank Ken R
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We've been going to the Palmer House for years (20+) and during the time it was run my Micah and Rochelle, we enjoyed many meals there. So we returned last month (not knowing Micah and Rochelle were gone) and found a different restaurant. The service...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were there at 7 pm and it took nearly an hour to get our food. It's a simple menu and good comfort meal.

Thank irenekhin
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were traveling with our chocolate lab and the Palmer came highly recommended by our hostess at the DeWitt (also a fabulous place) who mentioned the Palmer might welcome dogs since they have an outdoor seating area. When we arrived, they were not serving outside,...More

1  Thank 571kat
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Palmer House has a dining section plus a pub in the back (both small). Though the menu(s) doesn't offer a vast selection, what is on offer ought to pretty much satisfy most people. The (s) in menu is because there is a restaurant menu...More

Thank mike c
Reviewed 26 February 2016

farm to table so it was so fresh and yummy. i can't wait to go back, especially during a different season!

Thank Alayne R
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Loved this place. The food is excellent, the service is great. I liked the outdoor patio but we had dinner at the bar. They were a little busy but they were always nice and attentive.

Thank Margot R
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Thursday night is not so busy-go then. Meals and dessert we ate were of freshest local farm to table and flavor was like unami all over the plate. Had chicken livers from free run chickens-small but intensely flavored and sautéed kale was unexpectedly delicious-order the...More

Thank jknows
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Good food and fresh from the garden when possible. Menu changes frequently. Little small so you might want to make reservations.

Thank AMCO127
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  • Address: 1642 Main St, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rensselaerville
  • Phone Number: +1 518-797-3449
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