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The Red Onion

1654 Route 212, Saugerties, NY 12477-3031
+1 845-679-1223
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1654 Route 212, Saugerties, NY 12477-3031
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

One of my favorites in Woodstock. Excellent selection of meals and a very attentive staff. Great atmosphere and delicious food. What more can you ask for??

Thank FoodRoady
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The Red Onion is currently at the top of it's game. The ambience, service and food are on par with some of the finest Parisian cafe's. The Red Onion is not a French Restaurant per se, but has all of the warm classic appeal in...More

Thank SayHpd
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We nearly drove by the place. Kind of a beat up looking yellow farmhouse with garden desperately in need of love; but some nice porch sittin'! The interior is painted with a rich dark red color. Eating areas spaced out (over 3 rooms, that I...More

Thank AlwaysPlanning-TRIP
redonion1654, Owner at The Red Onion, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. However, my gardener would take exception if she read your review. You are aware that it is the middle of winter in upstate,NY and no gardens are in bloom. Come back in summer and you will marvel at the...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Always excellent food, service and cocktails. Great atmosphere and professional service. Highly recommend!

Thank escapefromny72
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I loved this charming rural restaurant. The food was delicious. The cod and seafood risotto were awesome. The place was pretty busy considering it was Wednesday but it was well worth it.

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Only place we go. Excellent food and great service. Especially love to go and order a bunch of appetizers to share.

Thank Spider2002
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We sat at the bar. Our bartender was fine - not overly friendly by any means, but he got the job done. The bread was really delicious. We also ordered french fries, which were tasty (they use peanut oil for frying), but not quite the...More

Thank YogaCookie
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I made a reservation as they have quite the following, and I asked for a table in a warm location (it has been a problem in the past). Well, this time it was more than a problem, it was downright ridiculous. The three of us...More

1  Thank Joyce L
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent. Chef very Good. Wish there was a larger selection. Priced a little high but the food is good and clientel pay it.

Thank Ken O
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited the Red Onion this week after driving by it for the last couple years. Glad we did. We had a reservation (suggested) and we're seated upon our arrival about 10 minutes early. Host was friendly, waitress at table in a minute and the rustic...More

Thank Blake G
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I would like to see a dinner menu. I want to give a gift certificate to a nephew who lives in Glenford.
29 March 2017|
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Response from Joyce L | Reviewed this property |
Their menu is online!
Jay F
Do you have gluten-free menu items?
25 March 2015|
Response from redonion1654 | Property representative |
most of our menu is gluten free and the few items with flour (except the pastas) can be modified to be GF.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$29
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1654 Route 212, Saugerties, NY 12477-3031
    (Glasco Turnpike)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Saugerties
  • Phone Number: +1 845-679-1223
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