Welcome to Central New York’s Dining Mecca! Ithaca and its surroundings reportedly have the most restaurants per capita of any area in the United States. We’re not surprised! But we’re pleased to say that food in this area excels in quality, not just quantity.
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A launch party on Saturday afternoon will welcome Ten Forward, Downtown Ithaca's new vegan cafe, run by Tammie Olsefski, also the owner of the Star Truck. [read more...]
Get a weekly box of fresh food from the Finger Lakes farms you already know and love, with clear and creative recipes. The cooking is up to you! [read more...]
We've been waiting patiently since Wings Over Ithaca closed abruptly last fall, and the east hill eatery is finally opening in its new home! [read more...]
Everyone loves macaroni and cheese, and Ithaca-area restaurants and chefs will get another chance to show off their macaroni and cheese specialties at this Saturday's Foodnet fundraiser. The fourth annual Mac 'n Cheese Bowl is this Saturday at the Ithaca High School cafeteria. [read more...]
A man who made a lifetime career of cooking at restaurants in and around Ithaca, John Martin passed away on Monday afternoon. He was 76. [read more...]
Cayuga Lake Creamery has expanded their hours for “spring,” now open 12-6 daily, and this Sunday is their third annual Free Ice Cream Day! Everyone who comes in gets a free kiddie scoop. Ice cream at Cayuga Lake Creamery. 14850 file photo. This isn’t just any old roadside ice cream shack. [read more...]
This week, we share the news that Hal's Deli will close this spring after 56 years in Downtown Ithaca. The eatery on Restaurant Row has offered inexpensive breakfasts and overstuffed sandwiches to countless generations of students and locals. [read more...]
Western New York has known the joys of a DiBella's sandwich for almost a century, and now that Ithaca has its very own DiBella's Submarines, we can enjoy those great sandwiches right here. The family business that started in Rochester is now on Route 13 in Ithaca's southwest. [read more...]
This week we're at Due Amici Ristorante on the Ithaca Commons. This new pizzeria also offers Italian and middle eastern dishes with a Moroccan flair. [read more...]
A web contest to pick the best diner across three regions of New York leaves out Ithaca gems like the Lincoln Street Diner and State Diner, but there are Montour Falls and Watkins Glen spots to vote for. [read more...]