Ithaca drinking and nightlife

Teahouse in Ithaca

Sacred Root Kava Lounge & Tea Bar

Pretty much alternative as it gets for Ithaca is this chilled basement space serving the Polynesian non-alcoholic, psychoactive beverage kava. If that's not your bag, then there's a nice range of teas. Check online …
Club in Ithaca

Silky Jones

Silky Jones is a popular watering hole on the Commons known for being the closest thing that Ithaca has to a gay bar – the first Thursday of every month is LGBT themed. The crowd skews younger, but it's a very frien…
Bar in Ithaca


This appealing bar, with distressed plaster and brick walls, prides itself on providing a conversational, family-friendly atmosphere, with its policy of no music or dance parties. Alongside a full bar there are plen…