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Emmy Lou's - CLOSED

2 Chuctununda St, Amsterdam, NY 12010-4405
+1 518-842-0351
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
Aug 24, 2017
“Great home fries! ”
Jul 13, 2017
“Hidden Find”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2 Chuctununda St, Amsterdam, NY 12010-4405
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here on our way to Saratoga for the races. The location is a little hidden off the main road. The service was friendly, the coffee was hot and the home fries were actually some of the best I've ever had! We were...More

Thank Escape1649
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The place sits hidden in the Main Street area of Amsterdam but the breakfast food we got was delicious. I tried the Mexican hot omelet and it was great. The portion was large and the taste was on point for me. The rest of our...More

Thank Howard M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Good food in a great retro diner. Photo is Miss EmmyLou. Short walk from the Amsterdam Marina. Lots of local flavor.

Thank chiriconjo
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful diner setting, great food and service! Delicious down home breakfast on a very big plate! Done to perfection! Clean, perfect coffee, comfortable, very affordable!

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Big plate full of down home, good filling, breakfast! Hot coffee just how I like it! Family operated and owned. Best breakfast!

Thank eltater
Reviewed 12 September 2016

You would never know about this place unless you have gone to the Amsterdam Post Office -located on a back street a very old type diner - So we went for breakfast on Sunday - service was good and very friendly - I has pancakes...More

Thank Lori A
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Small, family-owned spot tucked in downtown behind the post office. Basic, no frills food served by the owner and her family.

Thank svsp
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Emmy Lou's is this tiny little hole-in-the-wall restaurant that you can easily overlook but don't. The staff is so friendly and the food is quick and delicious. Their waffles with tons of fresh fruit will fill you up so you don't eat the rest of...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Emmy Lou's is tucked in the back of the Amsterdam Post Office and accessed off of Main Street right along the Chuctununda Creek. It is an old diner car and hasn't had many updates in the 60-70 years that it's been there. The staff is...More

Thank Vito C
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This is your typical small town "train car" style diner. They are open limited hours breakfast and lunch. Absolutely the FRIENDLIEST service you will get anywhere. I travel a great deal and have eaten in dives and fine restaurants all over the US, Canada and...More

1  Thank Wendy J
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chuctununda St, Amsterdam, NY 12010-4405
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +1 518-842-0351
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