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Glenwood Pines Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar
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1213 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-9555
+1 607-273-3709
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Ithaca, New York
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't beat the Pines burger or the Ahi Tuna steak. Great prices and friendly staff. Fun place. Nothing fancy but just good.

Thank K S
Ithaca, New York
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great diner type food..corn chowder a must, daily specials and super, stuffed baked potatoes. Casual cozy atmosphere, a few arcade games, fireplace, pool table and plenty of parking. Friendly staff and great views of Cayuga lake!

Thank Sherrie S
Springfield, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We went with local friends, and it was a really nice atmosphere. Good food (burgers were juicy, fries were great), and laid back atmosphere. Good place for lunch.

Thank ADS80
Tappan, New York
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103 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Some friends who grew up locally took us to this restaurant for lunch. A lot of selections on the menu. We three couples and we all enjoyed our meals. I had the haddock sandwich. Excellent onion rings. They serve Ithaca beer.

Thank Schraders_in_Tappan
Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, United States
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I enjoyed this cafe one evening while visiting the region. I had their "famous" burger. She had fried fish. Both were well prepared and tasty. I'd certainly eat there again if the occasion arose.

Thank Les K
Interlaken, New York
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great spot for burgers--Friday fish fry--good sandwiches--reasonably priced. Plenty of seating--atmosphere ok but nothing romantic except the pines burger!

Thank hoobiesgal
Watkins Glen, New York
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59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stopped here for a bite to eat after hiking to Taughannock Falls. We had some very hungry hikers that included two children. The staff put together a table for us quickly despite having a very busy dining room. I had heard Glenwood Pines is known for their burgers, and it did not disappoint! Our food had great flavor and... More 

Thank Jannica
Hector, New York
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Although the food is never a disappointment, if you're looking for comfort food, the place lacks updated atmosphere for being in such a great setting!

Thank advornicky
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I went here last evening as a last minute choice because the restaurant we drove up to Ithaca to have our dinner at, told us there would be a 4 hour wait for our party of 10. I found Glenwood Pines on Trip Advisor, and convinced the rest of the party to try it. A few of... More 

1 Thank Rhiannon H
Silver Spring, Maryland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We saw all the cars and bikes in the lot so figured it must be a good place to stop and we were not disappointed. The pretty view would be enough to spend some time here but what a surprise to find very fresh and tasty seafood and yummy fresh draft beer (as well as delicious local ginger beer for... More 

1 Thank gertrude1099

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-9555
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-3709

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