15 Outstanding Watkins Glen Restaurants

Watkins Glen is a quaint village nestled in the gently rolling hills of the scenic Finger Lakes Region in upstate New York. It sits along the southern shore of stunning Seneca Lake, one of the eleven Finger Lakes. 

The area, blessed with natural beauty, is known for fantastic wineries, breweries, and eateries. With so many Watkins Glen restaurants to choose from, you can enjoy a lovely meal in this gorgeous part of New York.

Top Watkins Glen  Restaurans

Thai Elephants

If you are looking for traditional Thai food in a quiet, family-friendly setting, head to Thai Elephants. The restaurant boasts fresh ingredients with a modern interpretation of classic Thai dishes.

Kookalaroc's Bar & Grill

Kookalaroc's specializes in homemade seafood so fresh and delicious you may forget you are in upstate New York. The rustic eatery is spacious and includes a terrace with outdoor seating.

Nickel's Pit BBQ

To experience peace, love, and BBQ, go to Nickel's Pit BBQ. The eatery, located in the historic Watkins Glen fire station, serves authentic American BBQ with an upstate New York edge. They partner with local companies for many of their ingredients.

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