Ithaca restaurants

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…
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.…
Ice Cream in Ithaca

Cayuga Lake Creamery

This roadside creamery serves up some 30 different ices from a possible 200 flavors, including ones made with local wines. Also on the crowd-pleasing menu are burgers, sandwiches and hot dogs.
Cafe in Ithaca

Cafe Dewitt

Inside the DeWitt Mall, you'll find this popular cafe that opens up into the walkway. It serves simple breakfast scrambles and sandwiches made with fresh local ingredients.
Cafe in Ithaca

Ithaca Bakery

An epic selection of pastries, smoothies, sandwiches and prepared food, serving Ithacans of every stripe. Ideal for picnic goods and for vegetarians and vegans.
Burgers in Ithaca

Glenwood Pines

If you work up an appetite hiking at Taughannock Falls, stop by this roadside restaurant for burgers and fish fry that have been voted the best in Ithaca.