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The Blue Mingo Grill

6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
+1 607-547-7496
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“crab cakes” (46 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“potstickers” (6 reviews)
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss this delightful dining experience! The food is excellent and the setting even more special. The drive on highway 80 is a wonderful prelude to a unique and memorable evening.

Thank Golfsironman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit hard to find and get to (part of a marina) but worth the effort. most table have a perfect view of the lake. Food was good and matching the ambience.

Thank Wilfrid L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going here for years. My wife makes wonderful reservations, Hates to Cook. One of the only restaurants directly on the water, Views, to die for, of the hills and area. We live about45 minutes away, but worth the drive. Unique menu, chalk...More

Thank butch180
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful place to eat during warmer weather, outdoor seating overlooking the lake. Food was delicious and fresh. Prices reasonable, service was okay.

Thank dfreed2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved it ! Sit outside and the view is amazing. The food is not cheap but it is worth it. Service was great and the food even better. Try the Korean BBQ Fries!

Thank billy r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had no issue at all with service. We got our drinks and full meal and were done in an hour and half. We weren’t rushed or in a hurry.. The crab cakes very good as were the pot stickers tho they were a tad...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service is insanely slow - we left before we got our food so cannot comment on how it is to eat here!

Thank tjwo57
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Great for lunch or dinner. A favorite place for Glimmerglass Opera fans, since it’s close by. You can also park your boat there and have your meal lakeside. Dishes are tasty and service is very good. Inexpensive it ain’t, so brace yourself. Salmon is excellently...More

Thank DEP3
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Cooperstown is a relatively small town that caters to families visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame or weekenders with boats. It’s not exactly a mix that patronizes good restaurants. So, if you’re visiting for the opera and museums and want a decent meal, it’s actually...More

Thank Zzardvark
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Expensive restaurant on the lake. One pro: The food is good. Thank God . . . because we were seated at a table that tilted (nearly spilled drinks) and were plagued by flies while eating - and ducks. The ducks were okay, cute to look...More

Thank gram777
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June 3, 2015|
Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Casual attire is fine for dinner. Many guests arrive by boat in shorts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Otsego  >  Cooperstown
  • Phone Number: +1 607-547-7496
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