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Sam's Steak and Seafood

281 N Comrie Ave, Johnstown, NY 12095-1501
+1 518-762-7267
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (12 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
281 N Comrie Ave, Johnstown, NY 12095-1501
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

The lite lunch is a half sandwich, choice of turkey, roast beef, corned beef or chicken, and cup of soup for six bucks. It was delicious. Great friendly service. The interior is beautiful and spotlessly clean. Look forward to a return visit.

Thank 4bird1
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have eaten here on a couple of occasions while visiting family in the area. At certain times there may be a bit of a wait for a table, but the food is wonderful and it's worth the wait.

Thank markandlindanj
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were visiting family and our cousin lives in the area and knows Sam the owner. We tried the veal dish, a special pasta dish with sausage and spinach, shrimp scampi with pasta, and an Ahi Tuna appetizer and side salads. All the portions were...More

Thank 56Denise
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Within walking distance of the Holiday Inn in Johnstown, Sam's seems to be a long-established restaurant. Sam has his staff well trained, but they seem to be having a good time in their job. The margarita was good, not too strong. I had read the...More

Thank dana r
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had dinner here and had a very good meal. The portions of everything were quite large and each item we had was good. The onion ring tower was excellent and more than enough for 2 to share. The salads that accompanied our entrees were much...More

Thank devilfan
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Johnstown is not Traverse City or Porltand, ME. That part of NY is kind of depressed. Johnstown is the usual mix of dilapidated and depressed neighborhoods, gorgeous old renovated homes, some industry and a mile or two long strip with all the usual stores. Sams...More

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We had a very pleasant meal. We started with a nice craft beer and some margaritas and followed that with the broiled New England Combo (shrimp, scallops and haddock), the baked salmon and the prime rib sandwich. My wife was able to substitute the sautéed...More

Thank buffalohays
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Walked here from a local hotel while in town on business. Food and service were good. Meal wasn't overpriced. Drink was OK. I would come back.

Thank LoriandJoe
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went to Sam's Steak & Seafood for the first time. Been wanting to try this place for a long time. So my husband and I were disappointed when the meal turned out poorly!. We both ordered appetizers, shrimp and clams, which were very good. For...More

Thank Emilie R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This is my fifth time eating at this restaurant and the food and service is very good. The menu for lunch is very good with a variety of food and very reasonable prices. I would highly recommend this restaurant for a reasonable lunch.

Thank maijr1119
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 N Comrie Ave, Johnstown, NY 12095-1501
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Johnstown
  • Phone Number: +1 518-762-7267
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