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Our Top Picks For Cheap Eats in Glens Falls: 7 Delicious & Inexpensive Restaurants

Whether you want to eat dinner out in Glens Falls or are searching for great food at low prices, look no further than the 7 restaurants listed below. Rediscover local gems right in our neighborhood, or find a new favorite hotspot to try. From pub grub to diner food and beyond, explore all the Glens Falls dining scene has to offer without the high price tag.

Please keep in mind restaurant prices can change at anytime. 

Gourmet Cafe

Gourmet Cafe focuses on creative cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. They have a lunch menu, a dinner menu, and even a gluten-free menu, with many items costing under $15. Options you can find at this innovative restaurant include a Chipotle Chicken Panini, Gourmet BLT, and Buffalo Chicken Macaroni & Cheese - you can really try something new and delicious here.

The Grateful Den

The Grateful Den in Glens Falls prides itself on being a local bar and grill with an eclectic lunch and dinner menu and a fantastic craft beer selection. You'll find plenty of reasonably priced menu items that will satisfy your craving for high-quality pub food. Burgers are $14 or less, sandwiches between $8 and $13, and there are plenty  more options.

The Bullpen Tavern

burgers and sandwich and fries

When it comes to delicious food at affordable prices, The Bullpen Tavern delivers. The sports-themed tavern on Glen Street in Glens Falls offers some of the best chicken wings in the area, quesadillas, burgers, sandwiches, and more for under $15. Enjoy a tasty meal and watch one of the live sports games on their high-definition TVs.

Talk of the Town

view of veggie pizza with tomatoes, basil, and mushrooms

They don't call it "Talk of the Town" for nothing! This Glens Falls restaurant has a truly extensive menu with a variety of sandwiches, burgers, pizza, dinner entrees, and pasta dishes that cost around $17 or less. They also have a separate pizza menu where everything is under $20.

Steve's Place

eggs, hash, and toast on a plate

For classic and high-quality diner food, look no further than Steve's Place. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, almost every menu item is under $15. Pictured above is their Homemade Corned Beef Hash with two eggs and toast. Steve's Place is one of the few places in the area that serves authentic corned beef hash. And the best part is, you can enjoy this and any of their other breakfast options all day.

Main Moon

sesame chicken, rice, and egg roll

With over 30 years of experience, Main Moon in Glens Falls serves some of the finest Chinese food in the area. Whether you're in the mood for lunch or dinner, the restaurant takes pride in making every dish flavorful and the best it can be.

Their vast menu features over 300 items, many of which are budget friendly. For example, their chicken chow mein lunch special costs just $5.95-$6.95, while a shrimp with Chinese vegetables dinner combo is only $7.95-$8.95. Plus, for your convenience, you can order online for takeout, or have your food delivered if you live within 4 miles of the restaurant (order must be over $10).

New Way Lunch

two hot dogs in buns

Editor's Note: As of January 1, 2022, New Way Lunch's Glens Falls location is still closed. Both their Warrensburg and Queensbury locations are open.

New Way Lunch - also known as Hot Dog John's, Dirty John's, John the Hot Dogs, and John the Hots - has been an area hot spot since 1919. Their hot dogs, called "dirt dogs," have long been known as the best hot dogs for miles around. But, did you know New Way Lunch offers much more than just affordable and tasty hot dogs?

You can also head to New Way Lunch for a Philly Cheese Steak, Chicken Sandwich, Sirloin Burger, Fish Sandwich, or a number of salads all for under $15 each.

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