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Green Arch Restaurant

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CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner
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ENTREES​
27.95
Choice Rib Eye Steak
27.95
Choice N.Y Strip Steak
18.95
Veal Parmigiana, Top Round Slice
18.95
Fried Jumbo Fantail Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce
17.95
Broiled Jumbo Pork Chops (2)
17.95
Baked Scrod with Our Special topping
17.95
Eggplant Parmigiana, Batter Dipped
17.95
Chicken Parmigiana, Breast Fillet
16.95
Half Chicken, Fried Golden Brown
SPECIALTY ENTREES​
When Available
Market
Porterhouse Steak
Choice​ Steer Beef
Market
Broiled Lamb Chop (2) Double Thick Cut
ENTREES CONSIST OF SALAD, RELISH DISH, YOUR CHOICE OF​
Spaghetti or French Fries and Vegetable and Coffee/Tea.
Please be patient, all dinners are cooked
Green Arch Italian Specialties
16.96
Spaghetti with White Clam Sauce, thickened garlic sauce
13.95
Spaghetti with two Meatballs and Mushrooms
12.95
Spaghetti with Italian Sausage
11.95
Spaghetti with Meat Sauce
9.95
Spaghetti with Meatballs
8.95
Spaghetti with Butter Sauce
5.50
Child’s Spaghetti
with one Meatball (Children 12 and under)
Sponsored by: Green Arch Restaurant

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Best Italian Restaurant
1. Best Italian Restaurant
"2 1/2 hour trip. BUT WELL WORTH IT! "
fruss0
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2. Excellent, As Always!
2. Excellent, As Always!
"Green Arch never fails us"
JudyFromUpstateNY
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3. A hidden Jewel
3. A hidden Jewel
"Highly recommended for travellers visiting the area"
Robert I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't let the outside appearance fool you - it looks a little rundown and iffy, but once you get inside, you'll be pleasantly surprised - beautifully maintained throwback to the 50s. Food is great, large portions, efficient service. Obviously a favorite with the locals -...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our restaurant. We have worked hard to preserve the ambiance from the mid 50’s. I will share your appreciation of our staff! Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

You would think you walked off the street in New York or Philadelphia in little Italy. This jewel takes you back in time with a decorative old school dinning room. It was a hard choice to choose from all the mouth watering entree's on there...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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MATTHEWP2330, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Robert. Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. The best thing here is that I am away and it is such a warming feeling knowing that while I am away my staff was able to make sure that your experience was delightful....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a change from fast food. We ordered stuffed shells, one with meatballs and one without. My son ordered chicken fingers and fries. The meal started with bread and salad. The salads were small but the Italian dressing was amazing. The main...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We greatly appreciate you taking time to share your experience. We have preserved the decor of the restaurant. Originally opened in 1933. A remodel mid 50's. We like the old school feeling and letting people...More

Reviewed June 16, 2019

Cortland doesn't have the greatest restaurant scene, so our choices for dinner were somewhat limited if we didn't want to drive a lot. But the Green Arch looked like a solid choice, and we were not disappointed. As we drove up, we could tell the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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MATTHEWP2330, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2019

James. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our restaurant. I am very pleased that you had a delightful experience. Yes parking is tough. We do own the lot on the corner as well, but it too fills up fast. I...More

Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

We went to this local restaurant for my daughters 21st birthday. We didn’t know where to go by her school. I looked up local restaurants and found this place. It was very nice and the people were friendly. The portions were big and food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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MATTHEWP2330, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Judee, Thank You for your kind words. We enjoyed having you at our restaurant and we are very grateful that you took the time to write a review on our restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed February 12, 2019

First time in a while. The new owner Matt has kept with the original tradition. Everything was perfect. The food was great and a lot of it.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve H
MATTHEWP2330, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Steve, Thank You for taking the time to share your experience. Yes we have tried to maintain the traditions and values that made Green Arch so important to our community. We have been very blessed with loyal customers like yourself and with the number of...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

We enjoy dinner at the Green Arch about once a month. We had remembered it as the “pork chop place” and it wasn’t on our radar for 25 years. Its small menu of italian specialties, steaks and fish is obviously well thought out. Service is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank EnjoyEverySandwich
Reviewed January 1, 2019

we have gone to The Green Arch for years. Lived in Cortland for 10 years, then moved to NEPA. We have gone up every year for my birthday dinner (in February..so the weather is always iffy), and it is a 2 1/2 hour trip. BUT...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank fruss0
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

Our daughter and son-in-law and grandsons were in town recently, so we went to the Green Arch for dinner. Green Arch never fails us; I think our first restaurant dinner in Cortland, about 46 years ago, was at the Green Arch, and honestly I don’t...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JudyFromUpstateNY
Matthew P, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2018

Thank you Judy for taking the time to write a review about our restaurant. Life today keeps us all pretty busy. It means a great deal to me when someone takes the time to write a review. I will share your review with my staff...More

Reviewed November 19, 2018

friendly staff, great manager and the food was the best. Real home cooked Italian, I seriously doubt that any cans or jars were ever involved! Quantities are generous and prices very fair. I keep recommending this restaurant to anyone anywhere near Cortland! Another plus was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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MATTHEWP2330, Owner at Green Arch Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. I have passed the message to my staff. This is wonderful to hear as an owner, I was away last weekend when you where in. Nice to know they are doing such a great job...More

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