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The Antlers Restaurant

1159 Dryden Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-8808
+1 607-273-9725
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab cakes” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1159 Dryden Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-8808
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation for dinner before going as we heard it was busy during the weekends. We were promptly seated when we arrived at a spacious dining area. Lots of ambiance with many antlers and drawings of other wildlife. They also have many flowers...More

Thank Ozge G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Wow. We managed to squeak in an 8 PM reservation. This place is very popular. Country woods decor, antlers, fish and birds. Bright and cheery. Eight of us were celebrating a birthday for a brother's 70th. We had appetizers, some had steak, lamb, shrimp, everything...More

Thank dragonflysees
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Went to this restaurant with friends and their father who have been here many times and it is their go-to place. For us, it was our first time and if we are ever in Ithaca again, it will not be our last. We arrived before...More

Thank akacliff
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is our third time dining out for dinner at this establishment. As before this restaurant is always at capacity, even during summer months so make reservations if you plan on going. The menu is relatively simple offering sandwiches or main-fare entrees. Great atmosphere, service,...More

Thank Vincent C
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Went there with my wife and another couple on a Saturday night. The waitress had no idea about ANY of the dishes. In addition, she was very rude and never checked on us. We had to ask another girl to call our waitress and she...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed stuffed shrimp, my husband a beef dish, we enjoyed choice of potatoes or rice, vegetable was fresh corn, wish they offered a green vegetable option and a vegetarian dish that was not pasta but besides that the service, the atmosphere, the wine were...More

Thank 248margareter
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner after many years with 3 other first time diners. I was pleased to find the same ambience, fab food, attentive service and all around Antlers experience. The Antlers did not disappoint for my dining companions, one of whom is dairy intolerant....More

Thank ReeinRoanoke
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The Antlers is a great place for meat and sea food dishes . The reason I say it may not be comfortable for vegetarian/vegan diners is the large number of moose ,elk, and deer heads plus various stuffed birds, hanging on the walls in the...More

Thank theotter1
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Very good seafood in a well established restaurant. Many locals eating there. Recommended by our hotel. Server was attentive and it was very crowded mid week. We had crab cakes and haddock. Would return.

Thank Ontario1872
Reviewed 29 June 2016

After a Saturday out in the town we drove out to Antlers for dinner. The place was full but not overly crowded. We were quickly seated and told the specials of the day. They sounded wonderful, but we checked out the menu as well. There...More

Thank D-Leader
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Roger H
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Response from anavidpalate | Reviewed this property |
Personally do not know, but have never seen it advertised, however there are often discount coupons in newspaper ads - (Ithaca Journal).
Patty S
22 January 2015|
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Response from Amy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have either a card or a certificate -- I don't recall which. ENJOY!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1159 Dryden Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-8808
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-9725
Like our décor, food, prices, and service, our intention is to give you a comfortable, honest homestyle dining experience. We value consistency, getting it right the first time and every time. Discover delightful dining, serving classic American cuisine in a comfortable casual atmosphere.
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