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North Star House

) #41 of 201 Restaurants in Ithaca €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
202 E Falls St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3704
+1 607-216-8580
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“wings” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
202 E Falls St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3704
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoy Fish and Chips, Veggie burgers, Mussels, The Tofu Appetizer, all the salads, soups and delicious French fries etc.

Thank Suzan307
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Went with a group of five for Sunday brunch. We were seated right away, and immediately approached for our drinks. Throughout the meal, the service was great. Several wait staff and the hostess checked in on us regularly. Although they were very busy when we...More

Thank thambury
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a Friday night with friends. Little bit of a wait for a table. Our server Audrey was very sweet. She helped out my friend with gluten free options. All our food was amazing! It's so nice they source locally. The cauliflower dip should...More

Thank susybee89
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We live close by and get to come here often. The menu changes frequently, so if you see something you like, get it! We had some amazing Gruyere Fritters 2 visits ago, and they were already cycled out by the next visit. Fried Cheese Curds...More

Thank OttoCal
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Our brunches were excellent. Fresh squeezed oj was sweet and delicious. Hubby's French toast that had been marinated overnight was topped with blueberries and served with REAL NY maple syrup--delicious. They serve quality cured bacon (almost a meal in itself) and cheese biscuits that are...More

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had the pear salad and hot wings for a light dinner. Everything was fresh and simply yet deliciously flavored. A good place to go on a Sunday night to avoid the crowd in downtown Ithaca and College Town.

Thank Cris2019
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I went there on a Sunday for dinner while visiting the region. The menu was very limited because they serve brunch all day. We tried a few things. The wings were disappointing, but the Mac and Cheese (with swiss chard, bacon, and rosemary carrots) was...More

Thank smg1116
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Beautiful outdoor patio & good food. North Star plate is always a winner. 2 for 1 mimosas or cocktails at brunch = always good. Juice of the day mimosa (strawberry apple mimosa) was the perfect balance of sweet & tart. Cheddar biscuit and grits (each...More

1  Thank S J
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I was disappointed with my salad and the tofu wings were drizzled with butter even though I asked for no dairy. Go for the curry if you are vegan. There are good beers on tap. The service was also extremely slow which is good if...More

Thank w0nderlustqueen
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We try to visit every time we are in Ithaca. Our family members are regulars. They share their favorites and we try something new. Never disappointed. Service is friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and efficient. The atmosphere and decor are comfortable and attractive. There is seating in...More

Thank Linda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 E Falls St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3704
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-216-8580
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