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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When you're a big university with your very own dairy plant, you can make a special ice cream for every occasion, and Cornell has a new one to celebrate today's inauguration of Martha E. Pollack. “Martha's Bits & Bytes” will be scooped up at today's festivities. [...]
We like to say that Ithaca and its surroundings have the most restaurants per capita of any area in the United States. Every year about this time, we know people are looking around and wondering where to eat. We have some ideas! [...]
We're looking forward to this Saturday's book signing at Downtown Ithaca's Buffalo Street Books for The Skeptical Vegan, by Eric C. Lindstrom. [...]
We're in Collegetown visiting an old stand-by, The Nines. This College Avenue pizzeria and bar offers the area's finest deep-dish pizza, as well as a great patio for eating outside and watching the world go by. [...]
It's hard to pick a single Best Burger for the Ithaca area, but we're going to talk about a few you shouldn't miss -- even a couple of veggieburgers. [...]
This week we're taking 14850 Dining on a road trip and stopping at Food & Fire in nearby Johnson City. This homegrown BBQ joint has great food and a killer beer selection. [...]
A couple dozen eateries in and around Ithaca are offering small bites so you can try their offerings, including appetizers, tapas, drinks, or mini versions of popular menu items. Each bite is just five bucks. [...]
This week, we're dining on the patio at Monks on the Commons. The southern-inspired restaurant in the Ithaca Marriott has been offering patio service when the weather allows, with frequent BBQs and music. [...]
This week, 14850 Dining is looking forward to experiencing some of the fine food and drink produced in the Finger Lakes at this Sunday's Experience the Finger Lakes Culinary Festival! It's a chance to explore lots of regional producers without leaving Downtown Ithaca. [...]
Tuesday's Taste of the Nation gathers dozens of the Ithaca area's restaurants, chefs, wineries, beer and other beverage producers, and even musicians for a gala benefit aimed at ending childhood hunger. [...]