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Harbor House

1742 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2412
+1 518-371-3813
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (44 reviews)
“onion rings” (17 reviews)
“clam roll” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
1742 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2412
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Way too much oil in the battered fish and scallops, you could squeeze it out of the batter! Cole slaw was unlike any slaw I've ever eaten with pineapple... not a fan.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The best fish fries and onion rings. Chili sauce on fish! One of my childhood favorites; it's mandatory I visit here when I am near.

Thank Jim V
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a place that reminds me of the Arthur Treachers Fish & Chips from back in the day. Fast foodish where you order at a counter then sit. The aroma is enough to knock you down as you enter which I did then quickly...More

Thank cmacNYC
Reviewed 8 August 2017

While out shopping for the day by myself, I had craving for seafood! I forgot the Harbor House was right around the corner from Wits End! Clam roll and onion rings for lunch! Totally nailed my craving!! Friendly atmosphere. Quick service. Quiet day so no...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Ordered takeout inside the restaurant at the counter. The young lady could not have been more helpful, polite, and kind. She explained the portions and how the fish is prepared. I ordered the fish fry, which is a very generous helping served on a hot...More

Thank AnthYtownproud
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I had been wanting a clam roll for a while and finally made it up to this local place. Always great and fast.

Thank IBJosey
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I ordered the clam strips with two sides, and it was obviously prepared to order. It came up quickly and hot. I feel that clam strips are almost always over breaded and over cooked. These were neither. You can't call deep fried food light, but...More

Thank Monty1230
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Harbor House is the best fish fry meal in the capital district. The chocolate shakes are great and onion rings tasty. A must do in Clifton Park.

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This place definitely needs an interior update and a good scrubbing. It is counter service with the early 90s fast food feel. the menu is pretty basic and simple. I ordered the Fish Fry - a fish sandwich on a hot dog bun and was...More

Thank storm0926
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food is very good. The service was excellent. I took mine to go and was not held up waiting for more than 4-5 minuites.

Thank Mary M
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Dlanod C
29 August 2017|
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Response from Keith C | Reviewed this property |
I love this place but had the same problem about a year ago. I wanted a chocolate shake at 15 min to closing time. I walked from the hotel to the Harbor House in the rain only to find they had closed early.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1742 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2412
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clifton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 518-371-3813
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