150 Broadway Broadway and Prospect Avenue, 1902. The future site of DJ's Rustic was occupied by the handsome cure cottage at lower right in 1902.
Address: 151 Broadway
Old Address: 150 Broadway
Other names: Doty Cottage, Ethel's Diner, DJ's Rustic Restaurant
Year built: Before 1916
Other information: DJ's Rustic Restaurant was created by Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jewtraw in 1976. Previously it was Ethel's Diner, owned by Ethel Cushman from at least 1965. There are five apartments in the building.
DJ's restaurant was identified as Ethel's Diner in an obituary for Lester L. Spencer in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise of July 21, 2011. Mr. Spencer, born in 1946, moved to Saranac Lake in 1954 with his family and attended Saranac Lake schools. He worked at Ethel's Diner (DJ's restaurant) for many years, it said.
2012-01-19 20:29:05 wow....memories......is dj"s restaurant still open these days? —188.8.131.52
Yes, they even have a Facebook page— I'm not sure if this link will work https://www.facebook.com/Likemamas?ref=ts or just search for "DJ's Rustic Restaurant"
2012-01-19 20:30:50 Richard was my dads uncle,my dad was William George Jewtraw. He has now passed away. I remember Shirley was running the restaurant. —184.108.40.206
I'll try to get a page together on your dad. Check back in a day or two. — Mwanner