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The Tailor and The Cook

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94 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502-3519
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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White Plains,New York
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the most amazing dinner. The staff was very knowledgable and on point. The food was so fresh I had the filet mignon and my husband had the pumpkin gnocchi. The meat was soo tender ! The desserts sounded amazing but we had no room. Went on a Friday night no reservation we were seated within 25 minutes the... More 

Thank kmrs
Corunna, Ontario, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were in town for one night and found this restaurant on line. The service was excellent and the food was awsome.

Thank Jack S
Upstate New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went for our 31st anniversary. Food was great! A lot of local products used to feed us. Service was just amazing! We will be back!

Thank herovb
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291 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit in 6 months and I was not disappointed. Great food, fresh ingredients, pleasant service. Worth the trip.

Thank nycfamilyt2013
Schenectady, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted upon entering and the top notch service continued until we left. The staff was professional, friendly and attentive throughout the whole dining experience. The food was prepared very well and served attractively. We will definitely return.

Thank mwb2042
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I make it a point to stop in to the T & C for any special occasions- you just know that the experience will be memorable every time. The quality of the food is unparalleled locally, and the bar is well stocked. I would strongly recommend stopping here regardless of whether you are just passing through or are from the... More 

Thank Ibela K
Ontario, Oregon
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Farm to table restaurant. Freshness of the food is palatable Small seasonable menu with plenty of options big and small. The bartenders are very helpful in making menu choices, and great wine selection.

Thank lmoore002
Utica, New York, United States
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

this place has great food but is small and a little pricey would not be an everday thing speical ocssion

Thank Donna M
Utica, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

As a Registered Dietitian in the Mohawk Valley I was happy to see so many people embrace the farm to table healthy eating experience! The food was exceptional and the staff was a pleasure! A true epicurean delight!

Thank mnaples888
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

It is a great restaurant for romantic evning but also business meeting. Great food, local owner, easy access from I90

Thank Kaha1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $30
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502-3519
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: 3157937444
The Tailor and the Cook is one of the brightest spots in Utica's already rich Culinary nightlife. Attentive service and a comfortable atmosphere support provocative cuisine produced with the finest local products, whenever possible. The management of The Tailor and the Cook is devoted to offering their clientele great food and a path to the farmers and producers who make it happen. The relationship between the food we eat and where it is produced is of growing concern to many. The Tailor and the Cook brings the many bounties of CNY's rich Agriculture to the forefront, giving the public the opportunity to know where there food comes from and how it is produced. Featuring Local Product whenever possible, menus change based on seasonality, freshness, and availability of local goods. A rich and generous selection of Beer, Wine, and Spirits round out the Culinary Package.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?