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Would Restaurant

120 North Rd, Highland, NY 12528-1026
+1 845-691-9883
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“prix fixe” (2 reviews)
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120 North Rd, Highland, NY 12528-1026
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I will visit this place again. I found the servers attentive, the room charming with its holiday decorations and the food was unpretentious and delicious. The dishes were unfussy and excellently prepared. My husband had an excellent meat dish and I had a vegetarian entree...More

Thank MaggieZabcxyz
Reviewed 8 August 2017

food always good atmosphere is also good to gather with friends and family cool place to eat a little pricy tho

1  Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The Would offers a seasonal changing menu of amazing dishes. I have had an amazing experience each and every time.

Thank Erica D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great Food, ambiance, service. CIA chef so food is not only great tasting but presentation is great as well- also have used this restaurant for catering a wedding- did a great job!

Thank elmosr54
Reviewed 1 February 2017

On our frequent trips to Highland, we had always heard about Would Restaurant as a place for fine eating. So in celebration of a special birthday, we made a reservation far in advance for what we thought we be a gracious evening of fine food...More

1  Thank PrincipalTraveler
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I was looking forward to dining here after years of hearing good reviews. The atmosphere was pleasant with a lovely view out the back window. Our waiter was ok but seemed off his mark all night. The tables had linen cloths but had white paper...More

1  Thank Weezie01
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food with moderate pricing. They serve a nice variety of excellent healthy food. It's good for bar drinks

Thank PhyllisS72
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

It was the final stop on a tour that included Storm King, where we had a nice picnic and DIA Beacon. We the drop half an hour North and arrived at this quaint former summer resort, now converted into apartments and a fabulous restaurant downstairs....More

Thank akripa
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Where to I begin. This is our 3rd trip to this restaurant as we have visited for 3 mothers day brunchs. Up until yesterday, we were happy with our visits but yesterday, mothers Day visit was our last. The problems were just one after another....More

2  Thank Clancybonz
Claire W, Owner at Would Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Very sorry for your experience. We work very hard to make our customers feel at home. We feel very bad and we wished that you could have said something before you left so we could have done something for you instead of writing a review...More

Reviewed 20 April 2016

We attended a party at The Would. It was a buffet which included flank steak, a chicken dish and a pasta/broccoli dish. The food was absolutely excellent and the staff was wonderful. Drinks were kept full and dishes collected quickly. The flank steak was fabulous...More

1  Thank Sue M
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Suzanne T
23 December 2017|
Response from Claire W | Property representative |
Good Morning yes the menu is on the website Its and ala carte menu. We open at 5.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 North Rd, Highland, NY 12528-1026
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Highland
  • Phone Number: +1 845-691-9883
  • E-mail
The Would Restaurant has two unique dining rooms, our front room has a working fireplace, for romantic fireside dining during those cold winter nights. Enjoy our full service bar,relax with a Specialty Martini/Cocktail, Beer on Tap or your favorite glass of wine. Our back dining room is perfect for private parties & with windows to let the sun shine in during the summer. Our Dinner Menu offers a wide variety of appetizers, salads, pasta, beef, lamb, fish, poultry, & vegetarian. Tuesday-Thursday try the Prix Fix Menu for $21, feel like a burger or sandwich with fries ? ask your server for our Bistro menu. December is we have a special Winter Wonderland display through out, great for Holiday Celebrations. Let's head outdoors where during the warm summer month you can enjoy Patio dining. Our Garden Pavilion is like a chameleon, it changes to fit your Special Event, Wedding Ceremony, Family or Class Reunion, Sweet Sixteen, any Celebration you can create.We hope to see you soon at THE WOULD
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