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Ethel's Dew Drop Inn

3901 Nys Route 22, Willsboro, NY 12996-4506
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food
3901 Nys Route 22, Willsboro, NY 12996-4506
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great Ice Cream both hard and soft. Regular cones & waffle cones. Sundaes, shakes & banana splits. They also serve food. Burgers, dogs, chicken, fries, onion rings, etc. Multiple tables to sit at that are undercover, even a kis sized one. Food is reasonably priced...More

Thank upstatenyerpg
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great ice cream, great food, great service, great prices. This is a must-stop every summer! Note: they are closed on Mondays.

Thank KDofPA
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

If you're in the mood for a yummy soft ice cream, this is the place! Great service and good food! There is lots of parking and prices are reasonable.

Thank uffels
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Got take out here tonight for six people. Basically, burgers, fries, and Michigan hot dogs. As always, food was good and prices were very reasonable. Six people ate until our stomachs were ready to bust for $60. Fried cauliflower with ranch dressing was awesome! Get...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Been going there since it opened. You can see Ethel, still cooking. Great burgers, rings, zucchini, and ice cream. Buy there hot dog guy sweatshirt

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The only spot in town for an ice cream treat!! Hoppin' location! Ethel herself often serves!!! Have not eaten there- only dessert!!!

Thank 282pattir
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This is basically a review of probably 50 visits over the last 10 years. We have a lake house on nearby Lake Champlain and we choose to grill most evenings. But Ethel's is a most go to local place. Family owned. Old fashioned - cash...More

Thank Zeeman69
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Great place for locals, folks who look forward to summer opening, and miss the place in the fall. Not the same great firm flavorful michigans I remember as a kid in the area. And onion rings seem manufactured off-site. But the place is cheery and...More

Thank DaVolck
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Loved our visit with the friendly staff and customers. The service was fast and the food was good. We will definitely come back next summer as they close for the season at the end is September.

Thank andyfrelick
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We love Ethel's. Great value, hot food, and very family friendly. Food was promptly served in a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank joncog1
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3901 Nys Route 22, Willsboro, NY 12996-4506
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Willsboro
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