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Moosewood Restaurant

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215 North Cayuga Street, Ste 70, Ithaca, NY 14850-4323
+1 607-273-9610
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
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Mendon, New York
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Moosewood is famous for their vegetarian fare and I was not disappointed. Fresh, delicious and I picked up a nice cookbook. The owners are friendly and the service was quick and friendly.

Thank greekbecky2016
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have known about this restaurant for many years but have never been able to go until now. I actually forgot it was there until my husband rattled off a list of restaurants when deciding where to eat. I was not disappointed - the food was wonderful! The only disappointment was that the chai tea was not yet ready and... More 

Thank KJ629
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

You know the cookbooks, now get to know the restaurant. Reservations are preferred. Vegetarian/ vegan at its best. We came over the Christmas holidays and managed to get seating in the evening. We had a fussy teen, a picky 8 yr old and four adults who are foodies. All were happy with their choices. Best PB & J the youngest... More 

Thank MamanNY
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After owning a Moosewood cookbook for years, this restaurant was a must visit. The food was wonderful but the atmosphere was a bit lacking.

Thank Jackie E
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For me it was ok, I wish they had a bit more options and the food can be pricy. A lot of people seem to love it here though

Thank Jade Marie C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family enjoyed a Sunday afternoon while visiting upstate New York. I made a very easy and convenient reservation via Open Table. I have been wanting to eat at this James Beard and Bon Appetit award winning dining establishment for quite some time even more so now that I am a vegan. There is a very casual atmosphere, very family... More 

Thank DianaOno4
Round Rock, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was attending a family wedding about 1 1/2 hours away -- which meant I had to detour for this visit. It was more than worth it -- so much so that we stopped in again on our return trip. The food was amazing -- as I expected it to be.

Thank Cindy T
Penfield, New York
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28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most attentive friendly helpful staff of any restaurant I've been in. The food is superb also. Best latte I have ever had. The mushroom soup, the salmon cake and the pumpkin 🎃 cheesecake were all perfect.

Thank Jackie777777
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I have had a couple of Moosewood Collective cookbooks over the years, and couldn't resist the opportunity to eat at the restaurant. I easily got a table for lunch on a Saturday. I ate one of their daily specials, and highly recommend the feta garlic salad dressing and the marinated chickpeas. I topped it off with a glass of local... More 

Thank Carey H
Interlaken, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

So enjoyed the Christmas decor, welcoming wait staff and of course the food. I had deliciously hot vegetable pea soup to start. My main dish - a Moosewood favorite - Shrimp with Grits. Visually appealing and very happy taste buds. I had enough to bring home half. I finished with a hot cup of their special Ginger Tea. Just perfect!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 North Cayuga Street, Ste 70, Ithaca, NY 14850-4323
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-9610

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?