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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“Patio and indoor Dining, coctails and occasional fine array of music venues”
  • 5 locals recommend
University
“Well-known private university for engineer and business schools. 15-min scenic walk. Free wifi. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Health
“If you are looking for local produce and more organic fare, than the Potsdam Food Co-op is the stop for your. Within walking distance of the Brambles Inn the Co-op has a wide range of healthy choices.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Good for breakfast, and lunch with friends and families. 5-15 minutes scenic walk via Ives Park on Racquette River and then cross main street depending on how long your linger in the park and shops. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Located in downtown Potsdam, you can grab some food or ice cream and take a walk over the park to enjoy a great view of the Raquette River while you eat.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Movie Theater
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Great Mexican Food and Frozen Drinks. Patio over-looking the water to eat and visit.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Entertainment
“State college for liberal arts studies, especially excels at music, art and theater studies. 5-min walk. Free wifi. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Book Store
“A must-stop for Clarkson parents or Alumni with a varied selection of Clarkson University apparel and memorabilia. Also the only local bookstore. Grab a cup of coffee or sweet treat from their cafe.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“Public library with good collections for adult and young readers. Free wifi.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“A Potsdam staple, Sergi's is the go-to place for Italian food ranging from pasta to pizza.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
College Arts Building
  • 1 local recommends
Coffee Shop
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“A good cup of local roasted coffee and pastry on the Fall Island. 5-10 minutes walking via Ives Park on Racquette River and bridge. Free Wifi”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Patio and indoor Dining, coctails and occasional fine array of music venues”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
“Good for breakfast, and lunch with friends and families. 5-15 minutes scenic walk via Ives Park on Racquette River and then cross main street depending on how long your linger in the park and shops. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great Mexican Food and Frozen Drinks. Patio over-looking the water to eat and visit.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“A Potsdam staple, Sergi's is the go-to place for Italian food ranging from pasta to pizza.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Pizza Place
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great home cooked food. Lots of lunch specials . Big Ben sandwich is a favorite of mine. Prime Rib saturday Evening Dinner Special. Eban's has an exceptional Draft Beer selection, biggest draft selection in the Northern Region. For any beer connoisseurs ”
  • 2 locals recommend

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