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37 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
+1 315-482-7543
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, Pub, American
37 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Saturday night was packed with people of all ages. The band just played and played and were very good. Sunday I guy played and he had the whole bar singing along. There was not a sober person in the place. Lot of fun. Free peanuts...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We were in town for the day geting our obligatory souvenirs and as it was warm out, stopped in for a bite to eat and a couple of beers. Bartender was very friendly and attentive. Food came out hot and tasted good.

Thank mjw9326
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Alcohol, entertainment and laughter! What more could you ask for? Bartender was great. AC was great on one of the first hot days of summer!

Thank cerveza930
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Great bar, great drinks and good prices. Bartender was the only one there and she took care of the whole place with a smile on her face. Definitely wished we had gone there in the beginning of our trip.

Thank wheeze21
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Skiff's is a great bar and the night we were there they had an awesome band, but the set up is horrible. If you plan on dancing, forget it because the 'dance floor' is pretty much a dance floor, the hallway to the bathrooms, and...More

Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We Danced sang and drank and laughed What more can you ask for.. Darts .. Food its all here LOVE it.

Thank Sherry N
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Happened upon this quaint throwback bar the day before our visit to Boldt Castle. Really neat to peel peanuts and throw the shells on the floor. It was unusual to order sandwiches in Skiffs and have them delivered from a waitress who came in from...More

Thank Ebes1320
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Right on the corner in downtown A Bay. Cold beer, good selection and decent service. They still serve real peanuts and through the shells on the floor. Works for me! If you order food, it literally comes from next door. (Really next door, whom brings...More

Thank Daryl W
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We just stopped in here to buy some sweet treats! They also have bagels, and they also offer muffins, sandwiches, pastries, gelato and chocolates, but we had eaten already. The lady was friendly who answered our questions. They had cold drinks to go. Only open...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 11 July 2015

After visiting family at the River Hospital, we decided to stop at Skiffs for a cocktail before heading home. It was a Monday night so it wasn't too crowded or noisy. We enjoyed a cocktail and some peanuts.

Thank Tiffany-WolrabRoil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Alexandria Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 315-482-7543
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