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The Olde Smokehouse

3512 County Route 14, Madrid, NY 13660-3105
+1 315-322-4125
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“north country” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3512 County Route 14, Madrid, NY 13660-3105
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Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were told that this place had great ribs and good live music. We turned up (most things round this way close at 9pm) at around 9pm expecting to be turned away and it turns out they're open until whatever! (But not Monday or Tuesday...More

Thank MonicaMac
Reviewed October 30, 2014

As there arent' many options in the area, and it was parent's weekend at Clarkson, we decided to get "out of town" and drive 20 minutes from Potsdam to The Olde Smokehouse. We made reservations based on other people's reviews, and we were GLAD that...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is not a large restaurant so if you do not reserve, at least on weekends, expect to wait a good long time. Two things kept me waiting. First, there is nothing close by, as this is really in the middle of no where. Second,...More

Thank Drpad
Reviewed August 30, 2014

Our family party of eight, with reservation, was seated and served immediately. There were more than enough experienced servers on hand. The restaurant was full, with families including young children. This is clearly a popular local spot, and many patrons knew and chatted with each...More

Thank Mornseer
Reviewed July 16, 2014

Closed Mondays! (Didn't get to sample.) It's not particularly easy to find either unless you have a map of the hamlet of Madrid.

Thank EthicsprofCanada
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went to the Ole Smoke House in Madrid... What horrible service 45 minutes without even an over of drinks. With a mostly empty restaurant... Only to have the waitress try to blame the kitchen.... Highly disappointing, save your gas money not worth the trip...

2  Thank Atlanticfishco
Reviewed May 23, 2014

Country place in the far north. Food was great. A popular "watering hole" in the area. We were there on a quiet night, but still plenty of activity around. The Barbeque was excellent.

Thank bilewis
Reviewed May 15, 2014

Have tried a lot of smoked meat in Texas over the past years, this meat is VERY mild in comparison. I tried a three meat combo - chicken, ribs, pulled pork with home cut fries and beans. The chicken not sure if it was smoked...More

Thank pwuchief
Reviewed March 31, 2014

The best steak around....I always order the teriyaki steak....it melts in your mouth....onion rings are awesome....haven't had a bad meal there yet......also great bar if you just want to sit and have a few beers

Thank clarkfourfan
Reviewed December 7, 2013

This place was recommended to me quite some time ago by the woman working at the motel where I was staying and I finally got around to checking it out. The interior is fabulously decorated in an old western style.......with life sized mannequins who look...More

1  Thank karen w
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July 9, 2015|
Response from RAY D |
I feel exactly the same. It does not make any sense to me to have a beer list without the prices being included. This is assuming that they are not all the same price (which would be a bit unusual.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3512 County Route 14, Madrid, NY 13660-3105
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +1 315-322-4125
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