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The Lost Dog Cafe

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222 Water St, Ste 101, Binghamton, NY 13901-2708
+1 607-771-6063
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can't remember what I had (two weeks later). The food was good, the service was good - so overall a good rating.

Thank Doc-US-08
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My son and I were looking for a quick lunch before leaving Binghamton today. Not being familiar with the area we asked around and ended here. The food was delicious and our waitress, Jami, was exceptional. For example, when I was unsure of which soup to choose she brought small samples of both from the kitchen! Above and beyond!

Thank Brian M
Binghamton, New York
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant is good for those who are watching their diet. Gluten-free and vegan dishes are available. The atmosphere has a New York City flair. Menu items are reasonably priced. It also has wonderful coffee selections.

Thank Karen S
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I remember the original Lost Dog, and it's been reliably good for decades. Nice bar. Something on the menu for everyone. Good place to meet friends or bring family. Burgers, salads, etc, all consistently good over the years.

Thank Vamos5_Trip
New York
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this out since it was the number one place in Binghamton. It was a nice little place to have lunch. My sandwich was tasty, albeit a bit small. The service was good, and the prices were right. I had a hard time finding a place to park, but finally did find a place around the block.

Thank Camundongo
Golden Lake
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous downtown cafe with so much atmosphere, terrific staff with fantastic memories! A superb meal for four that we could not fault.

Thank Jeff S
Mount Kisco, New York
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unusual, varied choices, great staff and cool decor. Plenty of vegetarian/vegan options and generous portions. We'll be back.

Thank tcbueti
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here for a college visitation and staying at the Double Tree across the street. First of all place is very cool. Burger was amazing and the fries are excellent. Shrimp and pasta dish was delish my wife said. Great service and great food!

Thank Callsmitty
Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

More of a new trendy place with various quinoa dishes to pick from. The locals definitely frequent here along with hotel guest across the street.

Thank tayla13
Hartford, Connecticut
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived right at dinner time and expected a wait. They told us 45 min and it ended up being less than 30, which was wonderful. It is small inside but luckily we were able to wait outside since the weather was nice. Our server Kyle was very nice and the food came out quick. I had the voodoo sandwich... More 

Thank Laura B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Bar, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Water St, Ste 101, Binghamton, NY 13901-2708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Binghamton
  • Phone Number: +1 607-771-6063
Lost Dog Cafe, now in its 21st year is locally owned and operated by Marie McKenna & Elizabeth Hughes. We feature fresh, innovated cuisine that is locally sourced when possible including grass-fed beef, and many gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options. Lost Dog Cafe is a 150 seat restaurant and has a full-bar and an extensive coffee, tea and dessert menu as well. Next door is Lost Dog Cocktail Lounge where guests can stay later and enjoy live music! The Lounge is open until midnight on weekdays and 1 a.m. on Friday & Saturday evenings. We also do catering!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?