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Moosewood Restaurant

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215 N Cayuga St, Ste 70, Ithaca, NY 14850-4329
+1 607-273-9610
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (148 reviews)
“brown rice” (16 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 N Cayuga St, Ste 70, Ithaca, NY 14850-4329
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Reviewed today

I'd been hearing Moosewood's name since college and seeing their cookbooks, so it was a nice surprise to find them in Ithaca when I got here. I'd heard mixed reviews from friends before eating there, so my expectations weren't super high, but the food was...More

Thank nidkirm
Reviewed yesterday

Since 1973, this collectively owned enterprise has carved out a niche for vegetarian, vegan and locally sourced cooking. Their Cookbooks have traveled most everywhere and have become staples in many kitchens. Nowadays, it is in perhaps a post hippie phase in decor and presentation. A...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 5 days ago

I strongly disagree with Tripadvisor reviewers who criticize this restaurant's recipes. The dishes I ordered were as good as I had hoped. I'm glad I trusted my instincts and ignored those reviews. I really enjoyed the sweet potato roti with brown rice, fruit salsa, sour...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Moosewood is a part of the Ithaca fabric and is still going strong. It gets busy and service can be slow- but that's the Moosewood way. They make everything from scratch each day so if you are looking for fast food go somewhere else. And...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife had wanted to go here for years. We spent the night in Ithaca for a special occasion. The menu is small and there are always specials which change based on season and availability. There is a nice little bar with a small selection of...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small menu. Food was good but could have been more imaginative. Service decent and pleasant. What we did have tasted good. Delicious ice cream for dessert from local creamery.

Thank Peanutprettybird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been using the moosewood cookbook for a long time. It was great to finally eat at the resturant. Service was great, so was the food. Worth the visit

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Moosewood used to be great, but now it's just so-so. It's very homey food like you would make any other night of the week, but then you have to pay regular restaurant prices for it and it just doesn't seem to make too much sense....More

Thank Laurel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is primarily Vegan. They tried. The soups were good and so were the drinks. Unless I could try some moose meat I'd have to pass on a meal.

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice selection of fresh foods and refreshing drinks. Friendly service Have been in town a few times only but always come back here for lunch

Thank monip44
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July 18, 2016|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
Yep! Check out their menu online but also ask when you're there. Very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 N Cayuga St, Ste 70, Ithaca, NY 14850-4329
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-9610
  • E-mail
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