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South End Tavern - CLOSED

757 Burden Ave, Troy, NY 12180-5945
+1 518-272-9661
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Feb 2013
“Old School Neighborhood Tavern”
9 Feb 2013
“An Experience You Shouldn't Miss”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Pub
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757 Burden Ave, Troy, NY 12180-5945
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Reviewed 12 February 2013

We discovered The South End Tavern back when my wife was going to school in Troy. The food back then was excellent, the place had that funky old tavern vibe then which still continues. Our daughter now goes to the same school on the hill...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2013

The South End Tavern (aka Burkee's) must be listed as a historical site of Troy! It was the only 'dining out' experience I had as a kid when the dinners were under a dollar (I'm not THAT old either!) and women had to enter through...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2013

I love this place - hasn't changed a bit in years. Great food, excellent sized portions, AWESOME service. I bring my family with young kids there. They love seeing the old ladies entrance sign and the old buzzer buttons on the wall. If you go,...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2012

I looked for this establishment during the day, so we'd know exactly where we were going. Didn't look like too much from the outside and thought the address was wrong. We decided to go anyway, and I'M GLAD WE DID. Oh my goodness, the food...More

Thank revkweli
Reviewed 11 May 2012

"Burkees" as it is known to the locals is a classic tavern that serves classic tavern favorites like fried haddock, roast beef and great burgers, too. On St. Patrick's Day the take-out line for corned beef and cabbage is out the door and around the...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2009

My brother lives in the area and heard of a restaurant with a strange sign. That's about all we knew. We stopped and asked someone if he knew the restaurant with the weird sign and he knew just what we were talking about. When you...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2009

Monday's Day finds all area restaurants so busy. We wanted a nice relaxed meal for our entire family (12). We stopped at the South End Tavern, what a pleasant surprise. They had a special Mothers Day menu, great value, large portions and no wait. I...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2008

Authentic 20's atmosphere...Food is hearthy family style. Be a igcognito "gangsta" No pretense!

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Reviewed 21 November 2007

For a great cheap meal

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 20
American, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 757 Burden Ave, Troy, NY 12180-5945
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-272-9661
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