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Riley's

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American, Bar, Pub
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312 Park St, Syracuse, NY 13203-1521
+1 315-471-7111
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11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Tue 11:30 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the frog legs ... can't get those most places. They were excellent, as usual. Wait staff is always friendly. They have many seafood choices on their Friday menu that you can't find anywhere else. Besides the frog legs, there are several different kinds of fish cooked different ways and there is a selection of the fried seafood favorites!... More 

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Syracuse, NY
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This was my first visit to Riley's, but it won't be my last. The daily specials menu is interesting, and prices over the whole menu are reasonable. The fried oyster sandwich was incredible, with crisp breading and perfectly cooked oysters. Irish fries were included, so the plate was overflowing when it arrived! My companion had a burger which she said... More 

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Thank langsix
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Looks are deceiving with Riley's. The place looks a bit like a dive bar, but the food is excellent! Prices are a bit on the high side, but the food was worth every penny.

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1 Thank Karen K
Saint Louis, Missouri
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Small-ish local scene place with a standard menu on one side of the sheet and the " chalkboard" on the other. Had the perch filet dinner and was stuffed full of excellently prepared fried fish and nice solid side dishes. Parking is a bear but the short walk from whatever parking you find is worth it!

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1 Thank Wogstl
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Started coming to Riley's when it first opened many years ago. We've been away from Syracuse more than 20 years and still try to get here for a meal every time we visit town. Never disappoints.

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1 Thank Marc C
Syracuse, New York
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

It's always hard to make menu selections here because everything always sounds so yummy. Tonight my app was oysters with caramelized onions and bacon. My main was sword fish; fresh and moist. The desserts are always break-your-heart desirable but because Thanksgiving is coming I only had a forkful of another's chocolate mouse pie. The atmosphere is warm and friendly as... More 

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1 Thank joeyrockets
Dallas, Texas
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868 reviews
665 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 400 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This place rocks, you wouldn't know where it is endless someone for here tells you, but it's a great hang with greater food. Reasonable and fun, there are some things you'll remember, lobster roll to be sure. It's a stop worth not being in a hurry at, hang here and enjoy the vibe.

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1 Thank CliveWatkins
Plainfield, Indiana
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Our crew of four all found food that was tasty and satisfying - salmon, ham and cheese sandwich, lobster roll and (Oops, forgot). The service was individual and caring. They made a special effort - sent out for fresh milk as they didn't like the taste of what they had. We loved it. Predictably tasty and satisfying.

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1 Thank Sue L
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

They are very accommodating regarding substitution. We had everything from burgers, fish and chips, to scallops. The service was good. Everyone had plenty to eat and left happy. Make sure you have dessert

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1 Thank pencowgirl1
Stevenson Ranch, California
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Delicious house-made bread! Delicious blueberry pie!! ... And a good dinner to boot. Had a Blue Plate Special, lamb burger with feta cheese. That role tasted home made, too. Wonderful food and friendly service. Will go back next time I'm in town.

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Thank Evelyn B

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Park St, Syracuse, NY 13203-1521
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-471-7111

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?