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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This week, 14850 Dining is talking about Passover and its food traditions. Straight out of the Bible's Book of Exodus, the Passover story is about the Jewish people's departure from slavery in Egypt, and the holiday is full of traditions that recall aspects of that story. [...]
This week, we're downtown at Gateway BBQ Kitchen. More kitchen than eatery, Gateway BBQ Kitchen serves up excellent slow-cooked BBQ in Gateway Center at the foot of the State Street hill. [...]
Cornell Dining is hosting a Cornell Dining Cutthroat cooking competition on Monday evening, and Chef Jet Tila is in town to emcee. Chopped contestant and Cornell student Max Aronson will judge. [...]
High atop Ithaca’s south hill, Sunset Grill has long been a favorite for breakfast and lunch, and they’ve just added dinner hours. The breakfast menu offers lots [...]
They tantalized us with promises last summer, but Auntie Anne's pretzel shop is finally opening at the Shops at Ithaca Mall, this Saturday! The new Auntie Anne's stand will be in the corner of the mall's Cafe Square food court, next to Sicilian Delight. They open on Saturday, April 9. [...]
Ithaca never seems to need more Thai restaurants in particular, or Asian restaurants in general, but sometimes a new one opens and is a quick success. This week, we’re [...]
There’s a Chicken Fried Tuesday every week at Maxie’s Supper Club, but some Tuesdays, the popular west end restaurant dedicates the night to raising funds for a [...]
Rulloff’s Restaurant was named after the last man executed by public hanging in the State of New York. This week, the 14850 Dining Report pays another visit to the [...]
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 [...]
This week, we’re checking out Old Mexico Restaurant and Cantina on Route 13 in Ithaca’s southwest. This family-owned Mexican restaurant and cantina offers Mexican [...]