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Effin Texas Bar - CLOSED

69 East Market Street, Corning, NY
+1 607-962-6996
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
31 Aug 2015
“Not so great.”
10 Aug 2015
“Smoke House for sure”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
69 East Market Street, Corning, NY
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21 - 30 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2014

Ate here mid week, place was pretty empty. Staff was not very friendly, almost like he was kitchen staff forced to wait tables. We had the beef brisket and a hamburger, were told fries are extra, salad is extra, soup is extra. Beef brisket was...More

1  Thank VacationHank
Reviewed 21 March 2014

We heard from friends that this place was good. We decided to try it and we will never go back. Lets start with the positives, the salad and cornbread were awesome (not why we went there). I ordered the pulled pork platter and my gf...More

2  Thank Bobbo51283
EffinTexasBarGrill, Owner at Effin Texas Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

As the owner, I hate seeing reviews like yours as it means we fell way short of the standards that my wife and I set for our restaurant. It is unacceptable and I ask that you please give us another shot and I personally will...More

Reviewed 5 March 2014

Went on a Saturday night for dinner with three other people. The atmosphere was nice and the music memorabilia was great! The menu is extensive and the prices are a great value. I had a pulled pork platter, which had a huge amount of pulled...More

Thank MollyLyn
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Found a relaxing atmosphere! Wait staff was attentive and fast! Will go back to have more awesome wings!

1  Thank droopy3131
Reviewed 16 November 2013 via mobile

This was my first time here. We had ok service, she was new and they were busy so we forgave her. The food was delicious. The sides definitely outshine the main fried goodness but everything was tasty. Liked the rock n roll decorations and the...More

Thank Loo0206
Reviewed 14 October 2013

There was a huge group of us, and we got really good service. Everything was so good! There jalapeno corn bread was absolutely fabulous! This place is a must if visiting Corning.

Thank gingerbabyc
Reviewed 14 October 2013

The Brisket platter is really awesome, HOWEVER, It is not consistent...You can go there one week and it is perfect, go the following week and it is less than stellar! Sometimes you get a perfectly sliced brisket with all the trimmings and then the next...More

Thank Brooke R
Reviewed 14 October 2013

There are 4 restaurants in Corning that serve BBQ. This is by far the best. The appetizers are delicious...try their signature ones. They have a great beer selection..many are from the area and it's great to see they promote other local endeavors. We like to...More

Thank mzuder
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Pork was dry and had no flavor, the brisket was more like a roast, the slaw was good, but everything else was bad even the service the waitress was talking with each other the whole time we were there we were never asked for a...More

3  Thank Connie M
Reviewed 8 July 2013

What would you do if you worked in Music Radio for years? Retire to upstate NY and open a bar. High above the bar, mounted on the wall are over a dozen signed guitars and if the owner is in he will share the stories...More

Thank Wallyjoe
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$28
American, Barbecue, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 East Market Street, Corning, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Corning
  • Phone Number: +1 607-962-6996
  • E-mail
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