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establishmentestablishment
227 reviews
Global, International | Ithaca, Central New York

Establishment at Statler is a refined casual dining restaurant that is operated by students in the School of Hotel Administration’s Restaurant Management course. Positioned as a classroom first and a restaurant second, Establishment serves as a hands-on learning environment for students to synthesize foodservice concepts, business principles, and hospitality management theories. As a restaurant open to the public, our goal is to provide our patrons with a unique and fulfilling dining experience. The menu at Establishment has been engineered to reinforce students' knowledge of various cooking methods, tools, and equipment, while simultaneously providing guests with an enticing, eclectic mix of dishes inspired by a variety of different cuisines. Service at Establishment is intended to be comfortable and relaxed, yet polished and professional. Students are trained to anticipate guests' needs and to provide the level of service expected at a refined casual dining restaurant.
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Taverna BanfiTaverna Banfi
912 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

We are currently closed for Winter Break.
We will reopen on Monday, January 7, 2019 with modified hours due to renovations being made to our kitchen.

We will open offering breakfast and lunch buffets. We will not be serving dinner until February 22, 2019.

A Tuscan Inspired Italian Restaurant In Ithaca, NY
Tuscan culture embraces a cuisine that is inspired by availability and accessibility. At Taverna Banfi, our seasonal menus reflect this attitude. Located at the heart of Cornell University's campus, our casual fine dining atmosphere is perfect for entertaining family, friends, and clients visiting Cornell University and the Finger Lakes region.

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Gola OsteriaGola Osteria
465 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

Gola Osteria is tucked inside the Historic Quarry Arms Building, providing an atmosphere of old world charm that features antique Stickley style furniture. Our signage in and around the building is limited due to landmark regulations. Don't hesitate to call us for directions and parking instructions!

Gola serves modern Italian cuisine that highlights imported Italian ingredients along with proudly supporting local farms and wineries. The menu, created by Chef Sam Epps, is meant to give new experiences driven by passion and tradition. The seasonally inspired menu (updated weekly) is accompanied by a well-curated Italian and Finger Lakes wine list as well as a rotating selection of both inventive and classic cocktails.

Please call or e-mail us with special requests. We are happy to provide champagne toasts or specialty cakes for your celebration! Our administrative officer is available via e-mail, golaosteriaevents@gmail.com for private event and catering information.More

Monks on the CommonsMonks on the Commons
10 reviews
Contemporary American | Ithaca, Central New York

Here at Monks on the Commons, we embrace the communal spirit and strive to promote the best the region has to offer. We consider it our calling to create thoughtful food and drink in a space you can share with other good and like-minded people. We hope you make it your calling to check us out and find some respite from the pace of modern life.More

ZaZa's CucinaZaZa's Cucina
364 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

Hospitality; it is what drives us at ZaZa's Cucina. We provide our patrons the complete dining experience by delivering excellent food, attentive service, and fine wine in an elegantly designed space. Chef and Entrepreneur Curtis Radcliffe combines his practical knowledge gained through years of experience in the hospitality industry and his training at the Culinary Institute of America to redefine the dining experience at ZaZa's Cucina. Curtis has led several kitchens as Executive Chef in the finger lakes region, including a Fortune 500 company. He brings passion, consistency and experience to the new ZaZa's. Curtis strives to utilize the best local and regional products, along with the finest imported ingredients available. He crafts dishes to highlight the quality of the ingredients we diligently source.More

Coltivare - IthacaColtivare - Ithaca
432 reviews
Contemporary American | Ithaca, Central New York

Located just a block from The Commons, Coltivare is the downtown Ithaca culinary center, event venue, and farm-to-table restaurant of Tompkins Cortland Community College. Our professionally staffed restaurant supports four related degree programs as well as sourcing much of its produce from the college’s TC3 Farm in Dryden. Serving seasonal New American fare locally sourced and inventively prepared, we let the flavors of the Finger Lakes shine through. We also feature a full selection of craft cocktails, regional wines, and New York State beer.

Open for Dinner nightly Tuesday-Sunday, we offer Happy Hour specials at the bar during the week and a special Sunday Brunch. Our modern, rustic, and inviting atmosphere serves as the perfect backdrop for our farm-to-table mission.More

AgavaAgava
294 reviews
Regional American (Southwestern) | Ithaca, Central New York

AGAVA in East Ithaca, NY features a Southwestern decor, the cornerstone of which is a series of stunning murals created by Bill Benson, a local artist. It's located in the former East Ithaca Train Station, and when you visit, you'll enjoy the historic photographs of trains of bygone days as you await your meal.

AGAVA's specialties include wood-fired flatbreads and other oven-roasted offerings prepared by Chef Andre Jacquet. Seasonal cuisine is a specialty. You will also find that AGAVA is much more than just a restaurant. It also offers regular entertainment and open mic nights where you can bring your special talents to entertain other diners. And on Tuesdays, kids eat free when accompanied by an adult.More

Kilpatrick's Publick HouseKilpatrick's Publick House
1 review
American | Ithaca, Central New York

Kilpatrick’s Publick House is a traditional, upscale Irish pub restaurant featuring authentic Irish-inspired and American cuisine. Located next to the Hilton Garden Inn in Ithaca, New York, we consider ourselves to be a “place for everyone”, catering not just to a steady bar crowd, but also to families and business travelers who are visiting the area.More

The Bistro at La TourelleThe Bistro at La Tourelle
5 reviews
American | Ithaca, Central New York

The Bistro at La Tourelle, located in Ithaca, New York, serves regional American cuisine and specializes in providing a farm-to-table dining experience. The restaurant is open for breakfast, brunch and lunch. The Bistro at La Tourelle provides takeout and catering services for its customers Õ convenience.

Start out your day at The Bistro at La Tourelle with an order of the stuffed Finger Lakes pancakes or the oatmeal crusted French toast. For lunch, choose from items like the Caesar salad or the melted steak sandwich. The restaurant offers vegetarian and gluten-free options for individuals with dietary restrictions. Additionally, the restaurant serves brunch on the weekends.More

TGI FRIDAYS - Big FlatsTGI FRIDAYS - Big Flats
2 reviews
American | Ithaca, Central New York

TGI Fridays has been living the weekend since its doors opened in 1965. Today, there are over 900 restaurants in 60 countries offering delicious food and legendary drinks, all served in the spirit of Friday. We are proud to bring people together for brunch, lunch, dinner, late night, and everything in between. So when we say "In Here, It's Always Friday" we mean it. More

Ithaca Diners' Choice Winners

Ithaca's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
establishmentestablishment
227 reviews
Global, International | Ithaca, Central New York

Establishment at Statler is a refined casual dining restaurant that is operated by students in the School of Hotel Administration’s Restaurant Management course. Positioned as a classroom first and a restaurant second, Establishment serves as a hands-on learning environment for students to synthesize foodservice concepts, business principles, and hospitality management theories. As a restaurant open to the public, our goal is to provide our patrons with a unique and fulfilling dining experience. The menu at Establishment has been engineered to reinforce students' knowledge of various cooking methods, tools, and equipment, while simultaneously providing guests with an enticing, eclectic mix of dishes inspired by a variety of different cuisines. Service at Establishment is intended to be comfortable and relaxed, yet polished and professional. Students are trained to anticipate guests' needs and to provide the level of service expected at a refined casual dining restaurant.
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Taverna BanfiTaverna Banfi
912 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

We are currently closed for Winter Break.
We will reopen on Monday, January 7, 2019 with modified hours due to renovations being made to our kitchen.

We will open offering breakfast and lunch buffets. We will not be serving dinner until February 22, 2019.

A Tuscan Inspired Italian Restaurant In Ithaca, NY
Tuscan culture embraces a cuisine that is inspired by availability and accessibility. At Taverna Banfi, our seasonal menus reflect this attitude. Located at the heart of Cornell University's campus, our casual fine dining atmosphere is perfect for entertaining family, friends, and clients visiting Cornell University and the Finger Lakes region.

More

Gola OsteriaGola Osteria
465 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

Gola Osteria is tucked inside the Historic Quarry Arms Building, providing an atmosphere of old world charm that features antique Stickley style furniture. Our signage in and around the building is limited due to landmark regulations. Don't hesitate to call us for directions and parking instructions!

Gola serves modern Italian cuisine that highlights imported Italian ingredients along with proudly supporting local farms and wineries. The menu, created by Chef Sam Epps, is meant to give new experiences driven by passion and tradition. The seasonally inspired menu (updated weekly) is accompanied by a well-curated Italian and Finger Lakes wine list as well as a rotating selection of both inventive and classic cocktails.

Please call or e-mail us with special requests. We are happy to provide champagne toasts or specialty cakes for your celebration! Our administrative officer is available via e-mail, golaosteriaevents@gmail.com for private event and catering information.More

ZaZa's CucinaZaZa's Cucina
364 reviews
Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

Hospitality; it is what drives us at ZaZa's Cucina. We provide our patrons the complete dining experience by delivering excellent food, attentive service, and fine wine in an elegantly designed space. Chef and Entrepreneur Curtis Radcliffe combines his practical knowledge gained through years of experience in the hospitality industry and his training at the Culinary Institute of America to redefine the dining experience at ZaZa's Cucina. Curtis has led several kitchens as Executive Chef in the finger lakes region, including a Fortune 500 company. He brings passion, consistency and experience to the new ZaZa's. Curtis strives to utilize the best local and regional products, along with the finest imported ingredients available. He crafts dishes to highlight the quality of the ingredients we diligently source.More

Coltivare - IthacaColtivare - Ithaca
432 reviews
Contemporary American | Ithaca, Central New York

Located just a block from The Commons, Coltivare is the downtown Ithaca culinary center, event venue, and farm-to-table restaurant of Tompkins Cortland Community College. Our professionally staffed restaurant supports four related degree programs as well as sourcing much of its produce from the college’s TC3 Farm in Dryden. Serving seasonal New American fare locally sourced and inventively prepared, we let the flavors of the Finger Lakes shine through. We also feature a full selection of craft cocktails, regional wines, and New York State beer.

Open for Dinner nightly Tuesday-Sunday, we offer Happy Hour specials at the bar during the week and a special Sunday Brunch. Our modern, rustic, and inviting atmosphere serves as the perfect backdrop for our farm-to-table mission.More

AgavaAgava
294 reviews
Regional American (Southwestern) | Ithaca, Central New York

AGAVA in East Ithaca, NY features a Southwestern decor, the cornerstone of which is a series of stunning murals created by Bill Benson, a local artist. It's located in the former East Ithaca Train Station, and when you visit, you'll enjoy the historic photographs of trains of bygone days as you await your meal.

AGAVA's specialties include wood-fired flatbreads and other oven-roasted offerings prepared by Chef Andre Jacquet. Seasonal cuisine is a specialty. You will also find that AGAVA is much more than just a restaurant. It also offers regular entertainment and open mic nights where you can bring your special talents to entertain other diners. And on Tuesdays, kids eat free when accompanied by an adult.More