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Fantastic tour

I took a group tour of the CIA and found it very interesting. Our guide was a current student going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine B
Windsor, NY
An enjoyable experience

It is repeatedly mentioned in the travel shows and it is a place we wanted to go. Glad we did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Come and enjoy our award-winning restaurants and cafes, retail stores, and public tours. Learn how CIA students prepare for exciting careers in food. See how everything we do supports our mission of providing the world's best professional culinary...more
1946 Campus Dr, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
+1 845-452-9600
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a group tour of the CIA and found it very interesting. Our guide was a current student going through the program. We were informed about the different programs students can enroll in and some of the opportunities they are offered. We got to...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is repeatedly mentioned in the travel shows and it is a place we wanted to go. Glad we did. Incorporated into other destinations. The pork tenderloin at the Bocuse dinner sitting was good and nicely presented. The lunch at Caterina d'Medici of prosciutto and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Culinary Institute of America was a great time see about food and the type of cuisine like the Italian and a great place to eat 😋

Thank Timtim856
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for lunch. Terrific food prepared by Chef's in training and at reasonable prices. Dessert was superb. Recommend the T.C.B -Tahni mousse, chocolate cake, carmalized banana custard, seasame shortbread, chocolate ship cookie crunch! (yes, that is all one dessert!).

Thank Donovan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Culinary Institute of America is a must-see if you're a foodie. From the fantastic campus store to the wide selection of restaurant experiences, which range from casual to formal, you're in for a treat. Plus, the campus provides a beautiful setting. I recommend that...More

Thank Guy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to get to visit the campus before it closed for the end of summer. We did not eat, or take the tour, but had a great time in the gift shop and in the Egg, which is a restaurant where the...More

Thank TallulahKBT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to take a tour of the CIA and eat at one of the restaurants for a quick anniversary getaway. The campus is beautiful and the tour was amazing. I don't think one realizes how much is involved in cooking until you are watching...More

Thank AmieBaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Twenty years ago you needed a reservation, often month in advance, to eat here. Wow. How great you can go and eat at the cafe or pub now. We sat at the bar. Food was great. Service was great. So much fun to be able...More

Thank Miller32746
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the CIA tour. Lovely setting on the Hudson. Impressive "classrooms," teachers and students. Nice gift shop. Jesuit cemetery (location used to be a Jesuit monestary) is where Pierre Teilhard de Chardin is buried.

Thank Rita E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great stop after a day exploring Hyde Park and FDR Museum. We had a wonderful stroll through the CIA and the lovely manicured grounds and even stopped in to the Harvest Cafe for brunch. Baskets of fresh breaks and muffins, jams, honey, and...More

Thank Judy L
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July 15, 2018|
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Response from phohmann | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking garage that is about 100 feet away from the school building. The parking garage has an elevator. Once you get into the building, you will need to walk to the restaurant which would be another 50-100 feet.
July 6, 2018|
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I did the tour with upperclass tours in Mamaroneck