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1844 HOUSE, 6885 U.S. Hwy. 11, Canton-Potsdam Road, Potsdam, 268-1844, AAA Travel Club,” 3 Diamond rated”; Watertown Daily Times, “5 Fork Rated”, “Wine Spectator Award for Excellence”. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday 4:30 to 9 p.m. Reservations suggested. 1844 House is an upscale dining restaurant that features fresh local ingredients prepared by professional chefs with an emphasis on “simple elegance.” A seasonal menu proudly showcases local meat, eggs, cheese, bread, fruits and vegetables. The current menu includes appetizers such as the Truffled Pommes Frites, Yellow Fin Tuna Sampler, Onion soup au gratin and the signature 1844 salad. Entrees include, Rosemary Garlic Roast Rack of Lamb, Sake, Ginger & Soy Roast Salmon and Filet of beef with caramelized shallot and blue cheese butter and Cabernet demi glace. The menu changes seasonally to allow and showcase the freshest current crops. 1844 House offers an award winning wine list and a fully stocked bar. An “early dining” menu is offered from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. daily featuring a four-course meal with light portions for $20 plus tax and gratuity. The three dining rooms provide a unique ambiance of dining in a 160-year-old farmhouse that has been furnished with antiques and period wall coverings that showcase the house and community during the past century and a half. A private dining room is available for business meetings and large groups. Full on-site catering services are available for weddings and special events. Closed Sunday and Monday.

A-1 ORIENTAL KITCHEN, Big Lots Plaza, May Rd., Potsdam, 265-3333 and 265-6666,

AL SMITH'S PIZZERIA, NYS Hwy 56, Norfolk, 384-4499;

ARBY'S RESTAURANT, 172 Market St., Potsdam,, 265-1240. Open Monday through Sunday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

ASIAN BUFFET & MONGOLIAN GRILL, 175 Market St., Potsdam, 268-1688, and University Plaza, Intersection Rt. 11 & 310, Canton, 379-1688.

THE BAGELRY, 9 Market St., Potsdam, 265-9378, Open Monday-Thursday, 6:30 am to 8 pm; Friday, 6:30 am to 2:30 am; Saturday, 8 am-2:30 am; Sunday, 8am-7pm. Please call ahead for holiday and summer hours, 265-9378. Lunchtime delivery is available within the village from 11 am to 2 pm. Join them in their cozy eatery next to Maxfields for a huge selection of mouthwatering sandwiches made on a true New York Water Bagel, baked fresh daily. They prepare all of your favorite sandwiches including the Gobble, Reuben, Pesto, Pizza, Tuna Melt, Garden, Hummus, Breakfast Bagel, BLT, Bacon Cheeseburger, Turkey Club, Nova Lox, Fiesta, Santa Fe, plus much more. Try their fresh apple & triple berry tarts, cookies and brownies. If you are looking for a snack, try a bagel with one of their fresh spreads, such as Veggie, Lox, Jalapeno, “Northern Delight,” Olive and more. They are open for breakfast, lunch, supper and late-night snack, or take some bagels and spreads to go. You’ll also find deliciously brewed Paul de Lima Coffees, hot tea and chocolate, soft drinks and more. Planning an event? Give them a call! The Bagelry offers spread, bagel, sandwich and dessert platters! The Bagelry accepts SUNY Potsdam Bear Card, the Clarkson Knight Card, SUNY Roo Card, Visa, MasterCard and Discover. The Bagelry wishes to thank all of their customers for their continued support. Stop by or call them today for your next order! Check them out on Facebook.

BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam, 265-8888,

THE BIRCHES, Birch St., off Route 56 Hannawa Falls,, 265-9088.

BURGER KING, 178 Market St., Potsdam,, 265-8863.

CACTUS GRILL & CANTINA, 11 Raymond St., Potsdam, 265-0240.

CEDAR LODGE BAR & GRILL, 2145 Whitehill Rd., Parishville, 268-0934;

CHERYL'S DINER, Route 11B, Potsdam, 265-0375, (next to the airport). Cheryl’s Diner features three $4.85 early bird breakfast specials 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. daily. If you’re looking for a hearty breakfast, great omelets, and lotsa’ laughter, then Cheryl’s Diner makes the grade. Large, fresh, warm delicious cinnamon buns made every Wednesday morning. Daily specials change weekly to keep your interest and curiosity like lasagna, chicken ‘n biscuits, hot roast turkey, chili, shepherd’s pie, and more. Daily specials also listed on Cheryl’s Diner Facebook page. Come join us! Cheryl’s Diner offers your menu favorites accompanied by fresh-cut homemade French fries. You have to try the famous Friday enormous beer battered fresh haddock dinner special served with macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, and homemade roll for only $12.95. If you miss mom’s homemade cookin’, then Cheryl’s Diner is the place to go. Hours are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday and Friday 6 a.m. to 7 p.m..

CHILLY DELIGHT, 57 Market St., Potsdam, 265-3713,

DOMINO'S PIZZA, 185 Market St., Potsdam, 265-7500,

DUNKIN' DONUTS, Market Street, Potsdam, 265-5104,

EBEN'S HEARTH, 115 Maple St., Potsdam,, across from Clarkson University's Cheel Arena, 265-9065.

THE FINISH LINE, 102 Main St., Colton, 274-1079.

FIRST CRUSH, 32 Market St., Potsdam,265-WINE or 265-JAVA.,

FOXY ROXY'S, 124 Market St., Potsdam, 268-0109.

HALF TON'S SPORTS BAR, 141 ½ Market St., Potsdam, 268-0813. ½ bar, ½ restaurant. Enjoy a Quiet Meal on the Grill Side...or Watch Your Favorite Team on One of Many Flat Screen TVs on the Bar Side! Daily lunch specials are available, along with a full menu, prime rib special on Saturdays, and homemade desserts everyday! Try your luck with quick draw. Free Wi-Fi is available. Like us on Facebook to get all the latest updates and specials. Restaurant hours: Monday – Saturday 11am – 8pm Sunday 11- 4pm. Bar hours: Monday – Saturday 11am – 2am Sunday noon – 2am. Open 7 days!

THE HIDE-A-WAY CAFE, Gulf Rd., Colton, 262-2750.

THE HOMETOWN CAFE,3 North Main St., Norwood, 353-2852. Hometown Cafe is a family owned and operated diner since 1993, located in downtown Norwood. It has a relaxed atmosphere with affordable family dining. Open 7 days a week. Serving breakfast lunch and dinner. They feature homemade breads, soups, pies and homemade donuts.

THE HOP, 3 Market St., Potsdam, 265-489,

HOT TAMALE, 34 Market St., Potsdam 265-5555,

HOTEL GRANDE TEX-MEX BAR AND GRILL, Route 56 Norfolk, 384-8991,

JAKE'S ON THE WATER, 5726 NYS HWY. 56, Hannawa Falls, 274-9300,

JOSIE'S LITTLE PIZZERIA II, 13 Market St., Potsdam, 265-9484.

JRECK SUBS, Market St., Potsdam, 265-2222; For over 40 years, Jreck Subs has been your locally owned sandwich shop! They make fresh hot and cold submarine sandwiches with quality meats and 100 percent cheese products. Fresh rolls are delivered each morning. The meat and produce are sliced fresh daily. Cold subs include the Italian combo, seafood salad, vegetarian sub, the Regular, Cappicola, Roast Beef & more! Hot subs include Chicken stir-fry, BLT, meatball, our popular Buffalo chicken, Steak & Cheese, Pizza, Fried Clam, and popcorn chicken, to name a few! Try the sub of the day or one of their meal deals! Add one of their side orders of battered cauliflower or mushrooms, mozzarella sticks or popcorn chicken, deep fried pickles, curly fries, poutine, soup/chili, Brocolli cheese bites or onion rings. They also offer Taco Salad with choice of Chicken or Beef, Tossed & Julienne salads. Finish off your meal with a fresh baked cookie, brownie or apple pie bites. Call ahead for fast pick-up at any of their six locations! Or stop by their other 2 North Country locations: Main St., Gouverneur, 287-4448 and Main St., Malone, (518) 483-5602, Main St., Canton, 379-9221; E. Orvis St., Massena, 769-2210; Ogdensburg, 393-8443

LAKE CLEAR LODGE & RETREAT, On the Adirondack Trail, State Route 30, Lake Clear, (518) 891-1489,

LITTLE ITALY, 30 Market St., Potsdam, 265-5500.

LOBSTER HOUSE, Route 56, Norwood, three miles north of Potsdam, 353-2366,

LUCY'S LUNCH BOX, at Collins Country Market, corner of Rt. 11B and Elliott Road, Hopkinton 328-4222.

MADRID HOTEL PIZZA, 21 Main St., Madrid, 322-5828.

MAMA LUCIA, 1 Constitution St., former Potsdam Depot, 265-0475,

MAXFIELD'S, 5 Market St., Potsdam, 265-3796.

McDUFF'S TAVERN, 59 Market St., Potsdam, 261-4089,

MCDONALD'S, 171 Market St., Potsdam, 265-6890,

MIKE'S SOUTH OF THE ROCK INN, 3927 Route 56, South Colton, 315-262-2178. A short drive from Potsdam and Canton, in the heart of South Colton (next to the Post Office), casual fine dining and good times are here! Open for dinner Wednesday through Sunday 4 to 9 p.m., limited menu Monday; Full bar open 2p.m., (1 p.m. on Sundays for sports enthusiasts); Closed Tuesdays. They have a menu to please everyone in your party, including fabulous starters such as: Colossal Shrimp Cocktail; Calamari, lightly breaded, served with marinara sauce; Potato Skins; Bacon Wrapped Scallops; dozen Chicken Wings with mild, honey-BBQ, garlic parmesan, maple chipotle or hot sauce. All salads are accompanied by house made dressings. Try the famous Sunday Rock salad or homemade soups. Entrée selections include: Chicken Marsala, Piccata or Parmesan, Scallops, Steak, Ribeye, Linguini and Meatballs, Chicken or Seafood Alfredo, and Haddock-- broiled or beer battered. Delicious sandwich options include grilled or blackened chicken and more. If you are looking for a great burger, try their house-made half-pounder with the works, cooked to your liking as well as hand-cut fries and desserts. They also offer a variety of options for children! Weekend reservations are suggested. Gift certificates are available. Stop in today to check out the daily feature!

THE PINECONE, 68B Ranger School Rd., Wanakena, 848-2121,

PIZZA HUT, 60 Market St., Potsdam,, 265-2016.

PONDEROSA, 185 Market St., Potsdam, 265-8080,

POTSDAM TOWN & COUNTRY CLUB, NYS Hwy 56, south of Village of Potsdam, 265-1234 or 265-2141.

PRIMABELLA'S PIZZERIA, 766 SH 11C, Brasher Falls, 389-4222.

RICO'S, 13 Mechanic St., Norwood, 353-2000,

RIVERVIEW BAR & RESTAURANT, 928 NYS Hwy 11C, Brasher Falls, 389-4100.

SABAD'S, 81 W. Main St., downtown Norfolk, 384-8995.


SILVER CAFE, 15 Mill St., Parishville, 265-8702.


SUBWAY, 180 Market St., Potsdam, 265-SUBS (7827),

THAI CUISINE RESTAURANT, 29 Maple St., Potsdam, 274-9088. Thai Cuisine Restaurant is serving Authentic Thai Cuisine for dining in or take-out. Menu items include variations of Thai Appetizers, Fried Rice, Salads, Curry Dishes, Soups, Noodle Dishes, Duck, Crispy Fish Fillets, Seafood and Desserts with choice of your favorite meat and your level of spiciness. Most dishes can also be prepared as vegetarian. Stop in to try our meals and be sure to bring home a menu for next time! Gift certificates available and we are open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Lunch specials are available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

TIM HORTONS, Route 11B, 153 Elm St., Potsdam, 265-2143;

TIM HORTONS, 9005 State Highway 56, Raymondville;

TWIN LAKE HOTEL, 4155 NYS HWY. 3, Star Lake, 848-2291.

VILLAGE DINER, 22 Depot St., Potsdam, 265-8624 (24-LUNCH),

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