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Best American Restaurants in Cornell University


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A photo of Revelry Yards restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Ithaca
Booked 32 times today
Located on restaurant row, just off The Commons, Revelry Yards features weekday lunch, weekend brunch and nightly dinner menu. Revelry Yards features up to a dozen craft beers produced in the microbrewery upstairs.​The freshly renovated space also features a full service beer garden behind restaurant row dubbed The Yards. This expansive outdoor patio orbits around the “Container Bar” fabricated out of a shipping container. Enjoy, full bar offerings and the aroma of our wood fired pizza oven as this urban space buzzes during the warm weather.
A photo of Monks on the Commons restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Ithaca
Booked 5 times today
The Monks on the Commons, located in Ithaca, is a highly-recommended destination for contemporary American cuisine. Renowned for its outstanding specialties, the restaurant has received rave reviews for dishes such as lamb lollipops with a coffee rub, a special salad featuring roasted beet, kale, and goat cheese, and loaded baked potatoes. Reviewers consistently rave about the delicious food, interesting cocktails, and excellent service, highlighting the attentiveness, charm, and professionalism of the staff. The atmosphere is described as fun and lively, making it an ideal spot for both casual dining and special occasions. With a menu that satiates a variety of dietary preferences, the Monks on the Commons offers a perfect culinary experience.
A photo of The Embassy restaurant
Very Good(15)
Price: Moderate
• American • Ithaca
Booked 7 times today
"Indulge in a sensory symphony at our stylish new restaurant and lounge, where the aromatic allure of expertly brewed coffee meets the artistry of handcrafted cocktails, creating the perfect ambiance for brunch enthusiasts and night owls alike. Sip, savor, and socialize as we blend the best of coffee culture with the sophistication of crafted cocktails, promising a unique experience at the intersection of morning bliss and evening allure."​
A photo of The Strand Cafe restaurant
Very Good(6)
Price: Expensive
• American • Ithaca
Located inside the Canopy by Hilton hotel, nestled right at the top of the commons. The Strand provides locals, as well as weary travelers, a place for respite and stimulation. Our stated mission prioritizes quality of experience over quantity. We're known for: 600 degree brick oven for pizza, the best spicy margarita in town, cooper horse coffee in the mornings, being the perfect spot to quietly study, or host your next happy hour.
A photo of The Bistro at La Tourelle restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Ithaca
The Bistro at La Tourelle is highly praised for its exceptional American cuisine. Nestled in Ithaca, the restaurant has garnered a reputation for its outstanding food and service. Reviewers have lauded the restaurant's beautiful setting and relaxing atmosphere, making it ideal for both casual gatherings and special occasions. The Bistro at La Tourelle stands out for its delicious, fresh, homemade meals – the mouthwatering Alfredo and the Mushroom Medley receive particular commendations. Its brunch offerings are described as "excellent" and "cozy", offering a variety of dishes that cater to various dietary needs, including gluten-free options. With its attentive service, unrushed atmosphere, and high-quality food, The Bistro at La Tourelle has earned itself a loyal following.
A photo of Inn at Taughannock restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Ithaca
Booked 1 time today
Inn at Taughannock is an American cuisine restaurant known for its exemplary service and divine meals. Overlooking Cayuga Lake, its picturesque setting only elevates the dining experience. The restaurant holds a special charm with customers who frequently celebrate their anniversaries here, evidencing the exceptional ambiance and service. According to the reviews, the restaurant goes the extra mile to create a memorable night for them, often offering complimentary champagne. Their menu garners high praises with the lamb entrée and the pizza being particularly popular amongst customers. The reviews also underline the knowledgeability and friendliness of the staff, pointing out their exceptional service. Moreover, they laud the perfect execution of the dishes. All in all, Inn at Taughannock is touted as a restaurant that excels in delivering an outstanding dining experience.
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