Travel, Lodging and Nightlife

NEAA 54th Annual Meeting

hosted by SUNY Potsdam, SUNY Plattsburgh, SUNY Canton and St Lawrence University

Lodging

Best Western University Inn

90 E Main Street
Canton, NY  13617

 315-386-8522 / 888-386-8522

NEAA Rate:

$119/night + tax

 

http://www.bestwestern.com/

 

The Best Western is about 11 miles from campus, on the outskirts of Canton, near the St Lawrence University campus. Good, clean rooms with a full restaurant and comfortable bar & cocktail lounge. The NEAA has a number of rooms blocked there that the hotel will release on March 10th.

Clarkson Inn

1 Main Street

Potsdam NY 13676

315-265-3050

NEAA Rate:

$132/night + tax for one bed; $150/night + tax for two beds

www.clarksoninn.com

 

The Clarkson Inn is within walking distance from the SUNY Potsdam campus, in the heart of Potsdam and close to restaurants and bars. The Inn is comfortable and well appointed with a full restaurant open breakfast through dinner. It can be noisy if there are sports teams or Greek organizations staying there. The NEAA has a number of rooms blocked there that the hotel will release on March 10th.

Comfort Suites Canton

6000 US Highway 11

Canton, NY 13617

315-386-1161

NEAA Rate:

$119/night + tax

www.reservationcounter.com/

 

The Comfort Suites is about 10 miles from campus, outside of Canton. The rate includes a complimentary buffet breakfast. The NEAA has a number of rooms blocked there that the hotel will release on March 17th.

Northern Family Motel

6775 State Hwy 56

Potsdam, NY 13676

315-265-4640

63/night + tax for 1 bed room for 1 person
$72/night + tax for 1 bed room for 2 people
$79/night + tax for 2 bed room for 2 people

Rollaway beds are available for rooms.   Customized pricing is also available for the three large-capacity suites: one suite sleeps up to 21 people, the second suite sleeps up to 10 people and the third suite sleeps up to 6 people.

http://www.northernfamilymotel.com/

 

The Northern Family is a quaint, family-run motel about 3 miles from campus. It gets rave reviews by one of our faculty members. They have a free extended continental breakfast.

Smallings Motel South

7518 US Highway 11

Potsdam NY  13676

315-265-0709

The NEAA does not have a group rate, but we were quoted $65/night + tax for a 1 bed room for 1 person; $77/night + tax for a 1 bed room for 2 people; $82/night + tax for a 2 bed room for 2 people; $5/night for each additional person

http://www.smallingmotel.com

 

A family-owned motel 3 miles from campus. The Smalling is a smoke-free facility.

The Emerald (Bed and Breakfast)

20 Pleasant St.

Potsdam, NY 13676

315-212-4772

Please contact The Emerald for rates and reservations

http://www.emeraldpotsdam.com/

 

This is a new B&B that looks beautiful. But we’ve not heard anything about it yet.

Dining

* Offers delivery

1844 House: An American Bistro

            Open: Tuesday-Saturday 4:30pm – 9:00pm

            Description: Fine American regional cuisine with an emphasis on fresh and local                           produce, meats, and cheeses. http://www.1844house.com/dinner.php

 

Eben’s Hearth

            Open: Tuesday-Sunday 10:00am-9:00pm, Thursday-Saturday until 11:00pm

            Description: Eben's lunch menu offers specialty sandwiches, a great salad selection, charbroiled burgers and our famous wings. For dinner many steak, seafood and pasta options are presented, as well as a complete dessert menu. A variety of daily specials are offered, keeping things interesting for our regular customers. http://www.ebenshearth.com/menu.html

 

Mama Lucia’s

            Open: All week 5:00pm-9:00pm, Friday-Saturday until 10:00pm

            Description: Resonating with the atmosphere of Old Italy, Mama Lucia's offers quality home- style taste and dining -- all at very affordable prices! Our delicious Old World-  style pizza is served on a fresh, hand-tossed crust with your favorite toppings and baked fresh in Mama Lucia's Wood Fired oven.           http://www.mamaluciaspotsdam.com/menus.htm

 

Thai Cuisine

            Open: All week 11:00am-9:00pm

            Description: Come experience an authentic Thai Cuisine. Take a look at our menu, which is always available as either dine-in or take-out! http://potsdamthaicuisine.com/menu/

 

Asian Buffet and Mongolian Grill

            Open: All Week 11:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday until 10:30pm

            Description: Enjoy an authentic Asian cuisine within a casual and elegant atmosphere.Try out our sushi or take your pick from our lunch or dinner buffet. http://www.potsdammenus.com/asian_buffet_and_mongolian_grill.pdf

 

First Crush: Bistro and Bar

            Open: Monday-Tuesday 7:00am-2:00pm, Wednesday-Friday 7:00am-9:00pm, Saturday 9:00am-9:00pm

            Description: Begin your day with a fine cup of coffee and end it with a fine glass of wine. Our tapas menu gives you a variety of food to choose from and allows for a combination of several platters.            http://www.firstcrushwinebar.com/menu.html

 

Cactus Grill and Cantina

            Open: All week 5:00pm-1:00am

            Description: The Cactus Grill and Cantina, located in a building originally built in the 1800s, is now the home of a Mexican/Southwestern restaurant specializing in mesquite   grilling. They offer ribs – tender and juicy with their own Chipotle and Bourbon BBQ sauce or their more traditional Texas-style sauce and Tex-Mex Seasoned Grilled Skirt Steak. They also offer tacos, burritos, quesadillas, enchiladas, chimichangas, combo platters and tasty mesquite grilled sizzling fajitas.

 

Little Italy *

            Open: Monday-Wednesday 10:30am-10:00pm, Thursday-Saturday 10:30am-3:00am,                  Sunday 12:00pm-9:00pm

            Description: Little Italy has established itself as one of Potsdam's finest eateries. Whether you're looking for quick bite to eat such as pizza by the slice, or a full sit down menu, Little Italy is sure to please your appetite! http://potsdamlittleitaly.com/index.php/menu/pasta

 

Hot Tamale *

            Open: Sunday-Wednesday 11:00am-11:00pm, Thursday-Saturday 11:00am-2:30am

            Description: Hot Tamale's recipes and different menu items are the result of ideas from various restaurants across the United States and Canada and some of Marc's original ideas. The motto of Hot Tamale is "Homemade, Healthy, in a Hurry" and its mission is to give the community another fast food alternative.  http://yourhottamale.com/menus/menu-potsdam.pdf

 

Foxy Roxy’s

            Open: All week 6:00am-2:00pm, Saturday-Sunday beginning at 7:00am

            Description: We run the full gamut of breakfast items. We also offer healthy choices all day every day, and our prices and serving sizes can't be beat! http://foxyroxyspotsdam.com/services

 

Fast Food in Potsdam, NY

 

Pizza Hut *

            Open: All week 11:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday until 11:00pm http://www.pizzahut.com/locations/new-york/potsdam/007227

 

McDonalds

            Open: All week 5:00am-1:00am, 24 hour drive-thru http://www.mcnewyork.com/2178

 

Subway

            Open: All week 7:00am-10:00pm, Sunday beginning at 8:00am http://www.subway.com/menu/default.aspx

 

A#1 Oriental Kitchen *

            Open: Monday-Thursday 11:00am-10:30pm, Friday 6:00am-8:00pm, Saturday 11:00am-           11:00pm, Sunday 12 (noon) – 10:30pm http://themenuz.com/ny/potsdam/A1OrientalKitchen.html

 

Visit http://www.potsdammenus.com/ for more menus

 

Restaurants in Canton, NY

* Offers Delivery

Blackbird Café

Open: Monday-Wednesday 8:00am-8:00pm, Thursday-Friday 8:00am-9:00pm, Saturday 9:00am-9:00pm, Sunday 10:00am-2:00pm

Description: With a comfortable setting, great food, and quality choices for wine and beer, the Blackbird Cafe is a treasure to Canton. Featuring local, organic, and fair trade ingredients, the Blackbird brings the best quality available to your table.  

            http://www.theblackbirdcafe.com/menu-section/dinner-menu

 

The Partridge Café

            Open: Tuesday-Sunday 7:00am-3:00pm

Description: The Partridge Cafe is a coffee shop and eatery located in Canton, NY. If you enjoy hot coffee and delicious food, swing on by!

            http://thepartridgecafe.com/menu

 

The Club

Open: Monday-Thursday 11:00am-9:00pm, Friday 11:00am-10:00pm, Saturday 4:00pm-10:00pm, Sunday 4:00pm-9:00pm

Description: Whether your needs are as simple as a tasty lunch, drinks with friends, family dining, or as complex as a buffet dinner or wedding reception, The Club's staff aim to make every visit enjoyable.

            http://www.theclubincanton.com/dinner_menu.pdf

 

Asian Buffet and Grill *

            Open: All Week 11:00am-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday until 10:30pm

Description: Authentic Asian Cuisine For dinning in and an elegant atmosphere at affordable prices.

            http://www.a1kitchenfood.com/AsianBuffet.html

 

Hot Tamale *

            Open: Sunday-Wednesday 11:00am-11:00pm, Thursday-Saturday 11:00am-2:30am

            Description: Hot Tamale's recipes and different menu items are the result of ideas from various restaurants across the United States and Canada and some of Marc's original ideas. The motto of Hot Tamale is "Homemade, Healthy, in a Hurry" and its mission is    to give the community another fast food alternative.

            http://yourhottamale.com/menus/menu-potsdam.pdf

 

Meadows Restaurant

            Open: Not listed

Description: The Meadows Restaurant has a relaxing atmosphere that is simply perfect for any occasion. Generous servings of your favorite recipes are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Every bite will surely be a discovery of flavor and goodness.

http://www.themeadowsrestaurant.com/

 

 

Sergi’s

Open: Sunday-Wednesday 4:00pm-1:00am, Thursday 4:00pm-2:00am(?), Friday-Saturday 4:00pm-2:30am(?)

Description: Delicious Italian cuisine. A variety of pizza, appetizers, and pasta entrees are offered.

            http://www.sergis1.com/pizza.html

 

 

Fast Food in Canton, NY

 

Jreck Subs

            Open: Not listed http://www.jrecksubs.com/jreckmenu.asp

 

McDonalds

            Open: All week 5:00am-1:00am, 24 hour drive-thru http://www.mcnewyork.com/2178

 

Pizza Hut *

            Open: All week 11:00am-10:30pm, Friday-Saturday until 11:00pm http://www.pizzahut.com/locations/new-york/canton/007408

 

Burger King

            Open: All week 6:00am-11:00pm, Friday-Saturday until 1:00am http://www.bk.com/

 

Dairy Queen

            Open: Not Listed http://www.dairyqueen.com/us-en/Locator/Detail/3199

 

Subway

            Open: All week 7:00am-10:00pm, Sunday beginning at 8:00am http://www.subway.com/menu/default.aspx