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101 S Main St, North Syracuse, NY 13212-3168
+1 315-214-8911
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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101 S Main St, North Syracuse, NY 13212-3168
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Saw this restaurant had good reviews so we figured we would check it out for our monthly luncheon. The food was delicious! The menu is small but there was enough to choose from. They also offered a few different specials as well. The food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank darryrobin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had reservations for a Sat at 5:30pm - I think you still may have been able to get in without them but the place was pretty full. We were promptly seated and water was brought. Our waiter came over and introduced himself and advised...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TracieL111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Restaurant is truly a local must. Our experience had over the top service and the food was excellent. we relay enjoyed the fact they cater farm to table style dishes. our food was so good we couldn't help but have everyone share a bite...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Freedom60734645537
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I brought a large family group to the Grotto because we were able to get a reservation for 10 on short notice. Myself and several family members were in Syracuse for a wedding and had to fend for ourselves Friday night. Our group ranged in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank robertj132
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We went here with friends to celebrate our joint wedding anniversary and had a fabulous meal. We had great service, fabulous food, and a wonderful time. the pork tenderloin was the best I have ever had! You will like this cozy, unassuming eatery!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank steve f
Reviewed 27 August 2018

First time visit to the Grotto. Greeted by a extremely pleasant host and taken to the dinning room. It is an old house remade into a restaurant with a lot of character. A warm and inviting room with several tables. The waiter quoted several specials...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jbor
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This little italian restaurant on main drag in north syracuse is little known but big in taste.We went recently and didn't have a bad meal.Although the portofino was very spicy as we were warned about.The wait staff was expeienced and attentive.Oddly we didn't order our...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank irishwillcny
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We had a great dinner at Grotto tonight. The salmon was prepared perfectly and the accompanying cauliflower & sweet potato mash, cherry tomato & shaved fennel salad were delicious. We also had the duck with tart cherry sauce which was excellent. The restaurant got a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

First time last minute visit on a snowy winter night. Historic building and warm dinning area. Hostess/owner very genuine and friendly. Quick and attentive service. Started with a delicious amarone della valpolicella. Crab cake appetizers were fantastic. Shared a uniquely flavorful New England clam chowder...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank silasabby
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Tried out Grotto yesterday for lunch. Was in the mood for some good Italian food like spaghetti or chicken parm, or something like that. Turned out they didn't have either. I've never been to a restaurant that didn't have the normal Italian foods (ravioli, spaghetti,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 S Main St, North Syracuse, NY 13212-3168
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  North Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-214-8911
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