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Borio's Restaurant

8891 McDonnells Pkwy, Cicero, NY 13039-9758
+1 315-699-2249
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“perch” (8 reviews)
“haddock” (12 reviews)
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8891 McDonnells Pkwy, Cicero, NY 13039-9758
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Reviewed today

Still a lovely place to enjoy a meal. I prefer the pizza and bar menu over the dinner entries, but the prices of both are fair. I had fresh perch special and my husband had a perch sandwich, they were good. Utica greens on the...More

Thank Laurel F
Reviewed yesterday

Haven't been to Borio's in a while and I wasn't disappointed. The view of the lake is excellent from the deck where we ate lunch. I had a very nicely done green salad with cooked shrimp (see photo). My companion had a large sandwich. Service...More

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone in the area. The food was excellent and the salad bar is a great side for any meal. The servers were nice. However, the real selling point is the gorgeous view of the lake. You can eat...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I drove in from Arizona, disappointed not to be in Syracuse on a Friday, since I wanted a fish fry (missing Webber's!). My niece took me to Borio's for a fish fry on a Thursday. I had the fried haddock... absolutely wonderful and huge servings;...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of this restaurant is amazing!!! Sitting on Oneida Lake we ate dinner and stayed for the outdoor entertainment. Both were very good. I'll be back!

Thank amykF3855SX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dinner was excellent and the view of the lake was beautiful. Would definitely recommend this restaurant for a wonderful meal!!!

Thank Lew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and friendly service. Music on the patio was an added positive. The bus boy... Austin...was very friendly. Great to see such happy staff. The broiled fish and shrimp was great!.

Thank Lin P
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Had a great time on the patio; Bar and patio menu a pleasant surprise - 3 meatballs with sauce, medium wings very good. Our friends enjoyed haddock sandwich, steamed clams, one of the chips and dip and bang bang shrimp, all thoroughly enjoyed. We never...More

Thank Willisdds
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We decided we would try Borio’s for Father’s Day. It was a very hot day so we decided to wait until later in the day to go. What a beautiful view! There was live music on the patio and the wait was only about 20...More

Thank Kelley T
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy our visits to Borio's. Spectacular location and lake view, great food, and outstanding staff make this the place to go. We were married here in 2015. Marty and his staff did everything to make the wedding and reception the perfect day for...More

Thank bpeterson112360
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May 12, 2017|
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Response from Martin B | Property representative |
Please call 315-699-2249 with a date and time so we can check our books for you. Often on Saturday's we are not open for lunch as we have private events.
Marlayna C
June 25, 2016|
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Response from Kitty L | Reviewed this property |
I just called them and Chuck said he's sorry but they don't have a dock
Gregory H
June 22, 2016|
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Response from Nankypool | Reviewed this property |
I called ahead and was informed that although they don't take reservations, they have call wait, which means when you arrive at your reserved time, you will be seated at next available. We did get to the head of the line... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8891 McDonnells Pkwy, Cicero, NY 13039-9758
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Cicero
  • Phone Number: +1 315-699-2249
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