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Elderberry Pond Restaurant

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3712 Center Street Rd, Auburn, NY 13021-9310
+1 315-252-6025
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (17 reviews)
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3712 Center Street Rd, Auburn, NY 13021-9310
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu varies according to what is in season from their gardens. As you walk in, you pass an extensive herb garden. Interior is warm and inviting, and the food never disappoints.

Thank apastworthtelling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Ithaca for daughters graduation and decided to take a drive up the lake and found this gem. They had a vegan meal for our daughter. Pork chop was large and tasty. Shrimp scampi and Spring pasta was all very worthwhile.

Thank TaMike87
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

From the quality and quantity of the food, the impeccable presentation, to the attentive but unobtrusive service, this dining experience was outstanding. We joined a group of friends who had eaten here before, but it was our first time. Simply exceptional. We will return. Thank...More

Thank ptsarlene2004
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with a group of eight women for lunch. We did not know what to expect when we pulled up, but were very pleasantly surprised at the beautiful interior and the pretty view. The room was very cozy on a chilly spring...More

Thank Nosnowinfeb
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The atmosphere is fantastic as is the secnery. Most of the food is local and much of it comes from their own farm. Food is delicious and plentiful. Adult beverages are available. Service is impeccable

Thank ed l
Reviewed December 15, 2017

Excited to try some fresh farm to table food. Very disappointed in quality of the food, Pasta salad was flavorless, and dried out pasta with under cooked vegetables. Steak dinner was disappointing too, under cooked and no seasoning. Bread slices with meal equaled about one...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed October 23, 2017

1st trip and we were not disappointed. Food was great, service was spot on, loved the desserts too! Maybe some other eateries in Auburn could learn about service from the staff here.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed October 10, 2017

This is my family's favorite restaurant because of the country setting, beautiful space, and attention to detail in its cuisine. High ceiling and views of nature. Delicious food that is fresh and well prepared. Cordial wait staff and noise level is refreshingly reasonable. Seasonal restrictions....More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed October 9, 2017

We've been going to Elderberry Pond for years & just invited friends from India & Turkey to join us this past weekend. They're all lovers of great food & echoed our own praises for the high quality of food served. The bucolic setting adds to...More

Thank BaliloverNewYork
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Been here a few times and every time is a charm. Dined for lunch on a weekday. I had the mildly spicy poblano soup and my dining food traveler had the potato corn soup. Both were excellent. I had the special grilled steak with peppers...More

Thank 2foodtravelers
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April 8, 2017|
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Response from PINKIE_9 | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not have a separate menu for children. You can go on their website and view a sample menu. They try to use seasonal ingredients, so the menu changes almost daily. The soups and pizza are great.
October 20, 2016|
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Response from Jerry Z | Reviewed this property |
Call to find out. 315 252 6025
July 14, 2016|
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Response from pat b | Reviewed this property |
I did not see anything fried here and it is an organic based place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3712 Center Street Rd, Auburn, NY 13021-9310
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 315-252-6025
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