Best Italian Restaurants in Central New York

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Best Italian Restaurants in Central New York

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Refinery Modern FareRefinery Modern Fare
22 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Auburn, Central New York

Always enjoy the food here! The meatloaf was very good and came with fried Brussels Sprouts! Special included mahi mahi tacos which were good too! Service good! More

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Motus1. Motus
229 reviews
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American | Utica, Central New York

Great selection on menu. We brought our guests from Delaware and they said Motus is a keeper and will return when visiting the area. Great selection of local farm to table More

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The Tailor and the Cook2. The Tailor and the Cook
1922 reviews
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Contemporary American | Utica, Central New York

Excellent food, excellent service. Highly recommend for a special occasion or just a wonderful evening out with your significant other or good friends. More

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Gola Osteria3. Gola Osteria
515 reviews
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Italian | Ithaca, Central New York

Absolutely amazing restaurant. The staff was very open and friendly and the food was excellent. The only issue I have is the location. I had a bit of trouble getting into the building where the restaurant is located. Besides that, however, it is a fantastic place. More

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Aqua Vino-Utica4. Aqua Vino-Utica
56 reviews
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Italian | Utica, Central New York

Always a great experience! Loved everything about our dinner. More

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establishment5. establishment
249 reviews
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Global, International | Ithaca, Central New York

Paula Weissenberg did AN AMAZING JOB! The food was awesome and she did a great job running the restaurant. More

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Texas Roadhouse - Ithaca - PRIORITY SEATINGTexas Roadhouse - Ithaca - PRIORITY SEATING
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American | Ithaca, Central New York

Use our Priority Seating to add your name to the waitlist and shorten your wait at the restaurant. Please keep in mind this is not a reservation. Once you arrive, just check in at the host stand and we'll get you seated as soon as possible. If there are more than 8 people in your party, please give us a call. We look forward to seeing you!


Texas Roadhouse in Ithaca is a legendary steak restaurant serving American cuisine. We're famous for our Hand-Cut Steaks, Fall-Off-The-Bone Ribs, Fresh Baked Bread, Ice Cold Beer, and Legendary Margaritas! We are a family friendly restaurant that prides itself on excellent service and outstanding made from scratch food, all at a great value.

We are located on Rte. 13 in front of Ollie’s.More