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Green Arch Restaurant

107 Elm St, Cortland, NY 13045-2224
+1 607-753-1481
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“baked scrod” (2 reviews)
“tossed salad” (2 reviews)
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107 Elm St, Cortland, NY 13045-2224
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation for 6:30 on a Saturday night, and we were seated immediately in a comfortable corner booth. We had a light behind our table, which was good, because the lighting is a bit dim. We began with a bottle of Reisling. We...More

Thank Laurie P
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Yes the story about John Michael leaving at the end of the month is 100% fake!!. John Michael is a huge part of our success and part of our family. He makes the sauce and lasagna every week and plans...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So this restaurant re-opened a little while ago, and I kept putting off going because I was unsure of the days it was open/hours. I believe it has dinner Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Anyway, we went the other night and had a great experience. The...More

Thank n02578845
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate your business and we are extremely happy that you had a delightful experience. I will pass your review on to my staff. See you again!

Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip back in since being under new ownership and I must say the new owners have done their homework. Great food and service this evening. We will be back!

Thank j0hnburns
Reviewed January 26, 2017

I've lived in the area all of my life and never been to The Green Arch until 2 weeks ago. The atmosphere is cozy--like you've stepped back in time. The food is amazing! I had the eggplant lasagna and it was the best Italian dish...More

Thank Ginger693
Reviewed January 10, 2017

When I visited the Green Arch back in late September I found problems which I mentioned in my prior review. I have to say now that they pay attention to customer feedback! Everything was corrected and then some! Wow! The sauce, although pretty good last...More

Thank Linda S
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

THANK YOU LINDA!! I am very glad you enjoyed your visit....wish you would have said hello! See you next time.

Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Went Saturday night 9pm. Was told to hang on a minute when we checked and see if the kitchen was still open. ( website says open until 10) told them only wanted spaghetti & meatballs 2 Go.said ok. Told them the major complaint I've seen...More

1  Thank Bill F
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Bill. Your seeing old pricing from the previous owners. Our website, www.greenarchcortland.com does not list pricing. We do not list pricing on the internet. The restaurant is open until 10pm, that is correct We generally take food orders up until...More

Reviewed January 2, 2017

I tried to dine here last year only to find it closed. A recent trip I discovered it re-opened. I'm so glad it did! A recent visit was amazing. The food is definitely the best Italian in the area.

Thank Marty B
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Three of us had dinner on a Friday evening without reservations. The wait was short, our waiter was attentive, and all of our meals were excellent. The menu is varied but Italian centered. Portions are generous, food was delicious, desert was excellent. Definitely a favorite...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed October 23, 2016

John's birthday dinner could not have been better sat night! The Sangiovese toscana Syrah was a flashback to our time in Florence,the baked artichoke reminiscent of home,the gorgenzola shrimp over garlic greens with carmelized onion was a brilliant treat for the palate,the buttermilk gnocchi with...More

Thank Corides
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. It was an absolute pleasure taking care of you on your special night. We look forward to seeing you again soon!!!

Reviewed October 22, 2016

I was happy to find out the Green Arch would reopen under new management, and still have John Michael helping in the kitchen. I am pleased the hours are extended to 10PM. I am pleased the restaurant now accepts credit cards. I am pleased there...More

2  Thank SnooksSyracuse
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We try to respond to as many as these as we can. I appreciate your feedback as we embrace these for creating a better experience for our customer. Please understand that we have been open for one month. We have...More

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Elm St, Cortland, NY 13045-2224
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Cortland
  • Phone Number: +1 607-753-1481
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Family Style Italian Restaurant. Open Since 1933