We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bandwagon Brewpub

) #42 of 207 Restaurants in Ithaca €€ - €€€ American, ,
114 N Cayuga St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4331
+1 607-319-0699
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (16 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
114 N Cayuga St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4331
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub is in a basement but s actually quite a pleasant place to spend an evening. The staff were very friendly and we were kept well topped up with drinks throughout the evening. The boards show the current beer selection which on our visit...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 6 June 2017

You need to know that Bandwagon is in the basement! This might put it in the negative column but they have actually decorated it so that it's cozy and cool. The menu is varied and creative and features local producers. I highly recommend discussing options...More

Thank smonagan
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Bandwagon is our go-to spot for dinner before an event at Ithaca's State Theatre with its convenient location just around the corner. Even though we had to wait 20 minutes past our reservation for our table to be ready, we were done in time...More

Thank Cedar880
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My daughter and I stopped by for an early lunch on a Sunday. The place is very nice and has a main dining area and a separate bar/lounge area. We wanted to watch basketball, so they gladly accommodated us in the lounge. I had a...More

Thank Hoiya
Reviewed 11 January 2017

All four patrons agree we had fabulous food in a warm atmosphere on a chilly day, with great service to match. I shared my three crabcake sliders (more meat, minimal filler, which made me very happy) with my daughter (she ordered the house-smoked Gravlax eggs...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I called ahead and was able to make a reservation for 9! A restaurant that understands that a large group actually do not like to show up at a restaurant and be told-sorry there is a 45 minute wait! Our table was ready when we...More

Thank cayugasheila
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Awesome place for casual drinks and good, local food. Comfortable atmosphere, I personally love that they feature local artists and display their works throughout the year. They have a wide variety of local beers on tap, and make a killer plate of fries on $3...More

Thank IthacaQueen
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of interesting food choices and a wide variety of local beer. Gets crowded in its basement space, so sometimes there's a wait.

Thank brantjames
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Really tasty and unique combinations of foods especially their mac n cheese fries cbo with Sarah and a touch of sweetness. Very nice surprise!

Thank mollybrown68
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We grabbed beers and fries here before dinner. The beers were good, but not my favorite. The fries were tasty, so I can see why they're so popular. We got a special kind that came with ginger ketchup. I thought it would be kind of...More

Thank Lilly S
Nearby Restaurants
Moosewood Restaurant
782 reviews
.08 km away
Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant
177 reviews
.11 km away
Waffle Frolic
100 reviews
.15 km away
59 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cascadilla Gorge Trail
111 reviews
.60 km away
Ithaca Commons
105 reviews
.16 km away
State Theatre of Ithaca
57 reviews
.06 km away
The History Center
16 reviews
.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bandwagon Brewpub staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 N Cayuga St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4331
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-319-0699
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing