We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Good service and good food. ”

Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant
Ranked #21 of 269 Restaurants in Ithaca
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$20 - US$30
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Mia restaurant features fine cuisine from many Asian countries in a unique and beautiful atmosphere. At Mia we offer an eclectic menu and when available we pride ourselves in using local produce, sustainably harvested seafood, and hormone & antibiotic free meats for our Slow Food Pan-Asian cuisine.
Reviewed 21 October 2013 via mobile

I had the Pork Vindaloo and my friend had the Lamb kofta. Service was quick and people friendly.i kiked the relaxed atmosphere

Thank Maureen B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Reviews (180)
There are newer reviews for Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant
See the most recent reviews
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

127 - 131 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2013

Mia restaurant is great! The diver scallop dumpling, tuna, and soba salad are absolutely delicious and very fresh tasting. The dahl is wonderful and it's nothing compared to some of the other entrees, like the stir fry and the lamb kofta, which others in my party had. On top of it, the chocolate marzipan cake could not fit my dessert preference better.

On top of the food, the place is swanky and fun and definitely feels like you're taking a mini vacation from Ithaca (while still getting to watch the interesting Ithacans walk by outside)!

Also the tasting menus sound fantastic, but I haven't had a chance to try one yet.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Alice M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We went for last month's tasting dinner, which is held the last Wednesday of the month. It is a special dinner where the owner and head chef work together to create a magnificent 5-course meal. September's menu featured this amazing shrimp dish, a traditional curry with a kick that was spicy yet balanced so nicely with the suggested wine pairing (Gewurztraminer), and an AMAZING dessert with mixed berries, sorbet, and prosecco! I was happily full before the dessert came, but it was so delicious looking I had to eat it - I was not disappointed :) The other courses were soooo good as well, and their main (non-tasting dinner) menu here is awesome too! Mia can be a little tricky to find, as it is in the center of Ithaca's commons, but it is well worth it... parking in Ithaca is free at the meter after 6pm and on weekends, and there are also numerous parking garages very close to the commons.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Rio S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

Spring rolls were excellent. Entrees were also tasty. Service was good. Not cheap but a decent value. I would go there again.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank VtDancers
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Inexperienced waitstaff, menu that tries and falls very, very short. Extraordinarily expensive for what you get... This place was an embarrasing experience knowing who the owner is and wondering what he was thinking???

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Michael C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant also viewed

Ithaca, Finger Lakes
 
Ithaca, Finger Lakes
Ithaca, Finger Lakes
 

Been to Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing