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Glenwood Pines Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, ,
1213 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-9555
+1 607-273-3709
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish fry” (20 reviews)
“burgers” (47 reviews)
“fries” (22 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1213 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-9555
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

From out of town and go to Ithaca a few times a year. Was looking for a new place. Good service and atmosphere. Casual place with good menu options. Went with a burger. Definitely home made on fresh French bread. Good beer selection. Will go...More

Thank progrady
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We were looking for a good, reasonable local place to eat, and we were so happy someone recommended this place! The food was very good, the prices reasonable, and it was a very quaint location. Lots of history and a nice scenic 10 minute drive...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Another old dump that's run it's course with an owner that probably is burnt out and doesn't care anymore. We ordered the NY Strip dinner special. Medium rare. Hands down it was the worst steak ever, they were more like rare, and loaded with grizzle...More

Thank fred f
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I used to visit Glenwood Pines when I went to college in Ithaca, it was the best place for wings and bloody Mary's, though not necessarily together. I stopped by during my reunion weekend for dinner and the place hasn't changed much. Its not fancy...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had a Pinesburger and a Crabwich. Also had real onion rings. All items were excellent. Very tasty. The Pinesburger had a wonderful aroma. This food was so good that we changed the route home from our trip destination so we could stop here and...More

Thank bobfox98
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

So this is a popular place judging by the number of cars in the parking lot, but in the 30 years I have lived in the area it has not changed all. Same tables, decor, dinky bathroom. The folks who work here are super nice...More

Thank Eileen J
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

After a long day of driving we didn't want to go into Ithaca. We had no expectations of Glenwood Pines. We decided to give it a try. We were warmly greeted. The restaurant and bar were pleasantly busy. I ordered a salad with a grilled...More

Thank Blacktrumpet
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a roadside bar that's been around since mid-century last. The current owners have been at it for decades now, and they have built up a strong local following. The tourists (like us) are welcome, but they don't need the summer season to make...More

Thank Wiley C
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had the fresh fish fry and it was excellent, haddock caught fresh daily, according to our server. A large filet, fried perfectly. My husband had their Pines burger and said it was really good, also. We both had the onion rings and they were pretty...More

1  Thank knightsjunkmail
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We kept driving by this place and decided to stop in for lunch. We were not disappointed. The food was great; good size portions; the wait staff wonderful and the view of the lake nice too. Yes, this is bar food but then again some...More

Thank Bob C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-9555
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-3709
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