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“They had us with the ipad wine list!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Cellar

The Cellar
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Ranked #6 of 67 Restaurants in Corning
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $43
Cuisines: Wine Bar, American, International, Fusion
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Between Walnut & Pine
Description: Two unique dining experiences; choose from our lounge side with bar menu and entrees available or choose the full fine-dining experience in our dining room. Features 40 wines by the glass kept in climate controlled cuvinee system or over 100 by the bottle. We offer gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian options on our tapas and entree menus.
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“They had us with the ipad wine list!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2013

Classy little restaurant with a great wine list (and the fun of ipad searching)- particularly the by-the-glass selection. The food was delicious and we're still talking about the s'more dessert. The menu descriptions were a little "busy" with ingredients, which had us a little worried but the combinations were great.

Visited March 2013
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Birmingham, Alabama
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150 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Great tappas and view of quaint Market St”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2013

My wife and I stopped in here for a great little dinner on the way to Rochester. We were welcomed in from the cold outdoors to a comfortable table by the window. The service was quick and courteous. I had a delicious salmon with capers over red potatoes. I enjoyed every bite. My wife's meal was also very good. A great little place, because we were on the road, we were sad we couldn't stay a little longer.

Visited February 2013
Thank irondoc
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A pleasant surprise”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2013

My wife and I are Germans living in the US. One of the reasons we are homesick is the general lack of decent restaurants outside of big cities. Seldom does a restaurant have the balance of ambiance, service and food that meets the standards of even the lowliest village restaurant in Europe. We stopped by the Cellar for wine and hors-d'oeuvres one afternoon and they hit it right. We ordered a great white burgundy and 3 starters. The starters were scrumptious. The server was knowledgeable, interested in our experience and helpful. He went out of his way to have the cook make us a cheese plate. The wine was expensive, but worth every penny. The ambiance is good for an American restaurant, but a little cold for our tastes. We've been here 3 other times and they usually at least get close. We recommend The Cellar if you're in Corning.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank Joseph Carl A
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Penn Yan, New York
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great appetizers to share with friends!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2012

A group of four shared there appetizers and they were very good. Recommend the nachos, Brussels sprouts and the spinach fondue. With a glass of Finger Lakes wine, it was a great combo. I wish they carried more local wine options.

  • Visited December 2012
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Thank FLXHoosier
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Corning, New York, United States
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2012

Noted for their outstanding wine selection, The Cellar is already becoming a go-to place in Corning when you want a really special meal. Skip the steak houses. The steaks you get here are the best we've ever had. Pricey, but worth it.

Visited August 2012
Thank Tom B
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