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Hoffman House

94 N Front St, Kingston, NY 12401-3832
+1 845-338-2626
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curly fries” (3 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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94 N Front St, Kingston, NY 12401-3832
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Finally decided to try this place and wow! It’s a home run. It’s in the Stockade District of town and the building is way old but it’s cool. Service was very good, selection was wonderful, and the food was all perfect. It’s at the very...More

Thank Midnighterider
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not from the area, I visited Kingston and all the locals told me this place was a must do. So I took their advice and went and they were right. Loved the history and charm of the pre-Revolution era building and the care it took...More

Thank Albert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this charming spot for dinner last evening and were more than happy with our meals and service. Built in the 1600s, this spot offers a walk back in time. One can order full meals or off the Tavern menu. Great bread, salads and...More

Thank Nancy G
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy to hear you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great romantic place to go and have dinner. The in is old and and a very historic feel. The food is really good. A little pricing but worth it. Also fireplaces in the dinner room at winter time on roaring. So love a cold day...More

Thank Noah O
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting The Hoffman House and for your review. I can't believe we will indeed soon be firing up those fireplaces. I'm not sure where the summer went but hopefully we still have a few more weeks on our patio. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I have never had a bad dinner here. You get your money's worth & the servers are so considerate & helpful. I keep on ordering the roast duckling with garlic mashed & salad because it's exactly the way I like it. Someday I'll try something...More

Thank smiling4unow
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your review, and hey, if you find something you like, why not stick with it?

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Athentic historical charm, plus warm, welcoming family feel with food that is just plain GOOD .The pnly place to bring out of town guests .

Thank Joan A
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your review of The Hoffman House. That is our goal, to make everyone feel warm & welcomed.

Reviewed 1 August 2018

I will start with the positive: The lovely historic building affords great ambiance to your dining experience. The small outdoor seating area is very nice weather permitting. The service that we received was very good. The hostess and server were both attentive and friendly. Had...More

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HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

I am sorry that you were not satisfied with your recent dining experience, I do apologize for the lack of draft beer. Our system shut down earlier that day and unfortunately we were not able to get it fixed until the next day. It is...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Feel like stepping back in time a couple hundred years? Then enjoy the surroundings at Hoffman House. Excellent, friendly service (complete with guidance on the best parking practices in the neighborhood), and very good food. We dined outside in the covered garden area and thoroughly...More

Thank tlynch918
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

So glad you stopped in to dine with us. You will have to return in the winter when the fireplaces are on.

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The Hoffman House never disappoints. The food is always delish. The steak au poive is my favorite. The service is always attentive and efficient. The atmosphere brings you back to colonial days. Wide floor boards, fireplaces, outdoor patio..really..check it out.

Thank elizabethrR173JW
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Delicious food Attentive Staff Making a delightful experience for a celebration or a romantic night out

Thank Sharons323
HoffmanHouse, Owner at Hoffman House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Happy to hear you enjoyed your special evening.

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James M
30 May 2018|
Response from HoffmanHouse | Property representative |
We offer our London Broil on both our lunch and dinner menus. On our lunch menu it is on the first page as “ sliced London broil” and on our dinnner menu it is on the secon page under “from the land” as “London Broil” Please... More
Jacquie B
5 April 2016|
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Response from Barbara1326 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a Mother's Day Brunch. It is a buffet. You can go on their site to check the menu.
6 June 2015|
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
Hoffmanhousetavern is their website. You can see what they have available. I can tell you they always have a fish & chips platter but usually their specials would consist of shrimp or a fish. Not too much seafood to choose... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 N Front St, Kingston, NY 12401-3832
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 845-338-2626
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Beautifully restored 17th century stone house at corner of historic stockade district in Kingston, NY. Summer patio dining, winter fireside dining. Please note that The Hoffman House closes every year from mid February to mid March for vacation and renovations.
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