Finger Lakes restaurants

Top Choice American in Geneva

FLX Table

Book online well ahead for one of the 12 spots at two sittings around this communal table for a dinner-party style, five-course gourmet feast. Dishes are crafted from seasonal local produce and beautifully presented…
Top Choice American in Finger Lakes

Hazelnut Kitchen

The chefs at this cozy place, 11 miles northwest of Ithaca, source quality produce from local farmers to create dishes that have made this arguably the finest restaurant in the region. It's well worth opting for the…
Top Choice American in Finger Lakes


This foodie haven on the southeast side of Seneca Lake, 22 miles west of Ithaca, is mostly casual, but serious where it counts: smart service, impeccable local ingredients, and excellent wine and cocktails.
Top Choice International in Corning

Hand & Foot

The globally footloose menu here jets between banh mi sandwiches and pierogi to Korean rice cakes and sausage platters. Drinks-wise, the bar menu is equally wide-ranging with a strong showing of regional ales. The o…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Ithaca

Moosewood Restaurant

Established in 1973, this near-legendary veggie restaurant is run by a collective. It has a slightly upscale feel, with a full bar and global menu. It is very popular so reservations are recommended, especially duri…
Breakfast in Ithaca

Carriage House

Carriage House (which is located in a renovated carriage house, natch) serves brunch throughout the week. The menu is full of delicious sandwiches (including an incredible BLT), egg dishes, pancakes and salads, as w…
American in Finger Lakes

FLX Wienery

Although it's casual, the gourmet standards of the hot dogs, sausages and burgers served here are anything but. A drool-worthy range of condiments, french fries and other tasty sides and drinks only add to the holid…
American in Keuka Lake

Village Tavern Restaurant & Inn

Located next to the attractive village square and specializing in fresh fish and seafood, this popular restaurant is known for its award-winning wine list, which covers a wide selection of Finger Lakes vineyards.
Bistro in Corning


This Market St bistro boasts a rotating menu of simple dishes from locally sourced ingredients. There's a casual dining room that triples as a coffee shop and bakery, as well as a small souvenir shop stocked with lo…
Italian in Ithaca

ZaZa's Cucina

ZaZa's is the epitome of unimpressive curb appeal that majorly understates what's inside. This cavernous restaurant is ornately decorated and serves northern Italian dishes with homemade pasta and fresh ingredients.…