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291 Main St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2503
607-353-7032
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: new restaurant
Good for:
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
OK

Just Ok place. It has some rave reviews. But I am more the chef Ramsey type. Took the family, they are not family friendly. Ordered the Porterhouse, medium. came out mooing. Not a great cut of meat, just OK. Wife ordered the pork, it was tough. The mac and cheese was funky cheese style. Risotto was... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2014
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Scituate, Massachusetts
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  • Reservations
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45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Scituate, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Just Ok place. It has some rave reviews. But I am more the chef Ramsey type. Took the family, they are not family friendly. Ordered the Porterhouse, medium. came out mooing. Not a great cut of meat, just OK. Wife ordered the pork, it was tough. The mac and cheese was funky cheese style. Risotto was good, asparagus was OK,... More 

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Sidney Center, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Wow I have been waiting a while to come to this restaurant . It has a great atmosphere very romantic for couples . We were celebrating made reservations the day before Saturday early evening, between 4 and 6is half price appetizer's and 5$ house wine . We had three apps. calamari , ahi tuna and the clams . The clam... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

If you plan on lodging in Oneonta, NY while visiting The Baseball Hall of Hame, Prime 289 is a "hands on" absolute must. It definitely has the most enchanting atmosphere in Oneonta, NY. Had the most mouthwatering clams as a starter, and devoured perhaps the most succulent filet mignon that I ever had in my entire life, that was as... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We waited 3 days for this restaurant to open as it's closed Sun-Tues but worth wait. They have a great happy hour with good $3.00 wines and buy one get 2nd appetizer half off. We sat down to dinner afterwards and had the Delmonico Steak, wedge salad and french onion soup-all delicious. Wish Prime 289 had been open more than... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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60 reviews 60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I acknowledge the fact of how difficult it must be to run a fine restaurant in a small town. Where completion abounds at every turn, this little gem of a restaurant has defied logic and has survived and prospered! I tend to think over-all the prices in Oneonta restaurants are high to begin with, but for a few dollars more... More 

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Vestal, New York
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

While the atmosphere is very nice (and the view from our table looking out onto Main Street was lovely), the food was only mediocre at best, considering the prices of the meals. Only one person out of our party of four ordered filet mignon, which was truly outstanding. The others all ordered a variety of seafood dishes, which ranged from... More 

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Staunton, Virginia, United States
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Decided to try Prime 289 for our second honeymoon dinner while on vacation and we were not disappointed! The dining room is upscale and not just for Oneonta. Wait staff was knowledgeable, attentive but not too attentive. The food was outstanding and worthy of the best steak houses in the Washington, DC area. We had the Caesar salad, creamed spinach... More 

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Rochester, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

While the view from the outside is quite appealing, it really doesn't even compare to the atmosphere inside. You are quickly transferred to a very pleasant, almost private dining experience once you are seated-and I was seated very quickly. I had the porterhouse black angus and it was terrific, one of the best steaks I have ever had. The coffee... More 

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Hartwick
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Nice little place for a quite meal and good wine. Portions are not real large, however quality is excellent and service was wonderful. Good value.

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Oneonta, New York
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We often passed by and thought about going someday. Well, we went tonight and are glad we did. It wasn't perfect but overall, a very good meal and wonderful ambience. The service was attentive without being intrusive. Kudos to the management for training your waitstaff well. Now to the food and drink. We ordered a medium priced botle of wine,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 291 Main St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneonta
  • Phone Number: 607-353-7032

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Description

new restaurant
Open Hours
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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