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1844 House

6885 Rt 11, Potsdam, NY 13676
+1 315-268-1844
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (12 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6885 Rt 11, Potsdam, NY 13676
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Recently returned here for a romantic first date and was thrilled again with the food and service. The prices are high but the quality is worth it. There is also a nice wine selection. I plan on returning soon. Please give this review a helpful...More

1  Thank MatthewJPeacock
Reviewed 26 December 2015

When I grew up in Potsdam 40 years ago, there was no restaurant that really rose to the standard of "fine dining." Today, in this remote corner of New York State, 1844 House is a restaurant that would compete favorably against some of the finest...More

1  Thank GreggDavis
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Love it here. The ambience is great. The food is wonderful. They have the best Caesar salad I've ever had. Prices are a little high for this area but they always seem busy so it doesn't seem to hurt them much. Staff is very friendly...More

1  Thank jacky c
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Another constant in the north country- slow fancy dining- expensive but top notch. I just love their salads- and the bar is wonderful!

1  Thank dwright438
Reviewed 12 November 2015

My first time visit while visiting friends was perfect. The staff was congenial, helpful, very personable. What I REALLY loved was the food. A great Caesar salad and the best Butternut Squash ravioli I have ever eaten. Really!!!

2  Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Outstanding entrees were well seasoned and unbelievably tender. Staff was incredibly hospitable. But it took 50 minutes to get the soup and about 10 minutes for the table to be bussed after each course. Our parents warned us that a newspaper review said service was...More

1  Thank dwnjdn
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Excellent food and drink in a comfortable farmhouse. Service is attentive and excellent. Earl bird dining menu (before 5;30) is extremely reasonable.

1  Thank Brouweps
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Great service, and wonderful food! Use locally grown food and meats. The chef is constantly changing up the menu. The staff is friendly, professional and eager to please. They have early bird menu that is great as well.

1  Thank NorthCountryLady
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

A colleague and I found ourselves in Potsdam with a free evening, a decent per diem and literally nowhere to spend it. We drove around and passed the 1844 house. We were casually dressed so we sat at the bar. The bar an was extremely...More

1  Thank bigguynred
Reviewed 7 October 2015

If you want great local cuisine this is the only alternative. The prices are high but less then you might expect. Come early and enjoy a discounted menu or the $6 till 6 bar menu.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6885 Rt 11, Potsdam, NY 13676
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Potsdam
  • Phone Number: +1 315-268-1844
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