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1159 Dryden Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-8808
+1 607-273-9725
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Carmel, Indiana
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98 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stop into the Antlers a few times per year; excellent and predictable in terms of food, service, and a creative menu. Not fancy but good food consistently. Lots of great choice for steaks but don't overlook the crab cakes, salmon, and scrod. Favorites for us include the lobster bisque and flank steak. If you do get to Ithaca for... More 

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Ithaca NY
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are locals and have been coming here for many years. The Wedneday night prime rib special is excellent and most items on the menu are as well. Drinks, especially cocktails, are generous and delicious. Service is friendly and efficient. Prices are very fair. If you're a local, Antlers prints very generous weekly coupons in the local paper that keeps... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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281 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were here a year ago and loved it (see my review). But alas, what a change! We came on a Saturday evening. The ambiance is still lovely (hence, 2 stars), but the food quality has sharply declined. The flank steak was smothered in sauce beyond recognition. We ended up attempting to scrape off the sauce in order to find... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Well, we hadn't been in a couple of years, but we remembered the Antlers having amazing lobster bisque...tonight's bisque was just not the same...it was overly thick and had fishy tasting lobster bits in it. My husbands sandwich was "blah" and my chicken Marsala was bland...I hope we were just there on an off night because our past experiences there... More 

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Cortland, New York
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69 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I just love this restaurant. Love the Prime Rib and the whole Lobsters. Friendly staff and pleasant atmosphere.

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Thank katydid34
Emmitsburg, Md
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157 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The hotel desk clerk told me that the was clearly the best restaurant in the area. He wasn't wrong! Though the parking lot was crowded , there were still a few tables open. Followed the server's advice and ordered the two specials that evening, Lobster Bisque and Prime Rib. The former was delectable with generous bits of Lobster. The Prime... More 

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Very quaint restaurant staff very friendly. Had Shrimp Creole it was perfectly done. My husband had roast duck. They selected a very nice wine for our table.

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Thank CliffMargie
Wallkill, NY
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went with a group of 7. Dishes ranged from Fillet to Shrimp & Scallops and all were prepared wonderfully. Staff was very friendly and worked hard to make it a great meal for all. It is obvious from the amount of vehicles in the parking lot that it is a favorite of many people. You'll get a great meal and... More 

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Thank Jim F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been at the antlers for a long time. Really enjoyed it on my recent trip to Ithaca. The service was excellent, the food was great with a good variety of American food including fish, seafood, beef, ribs and chicken. 3 course meal on Sundays was a great value. I will definitely be going back.

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Saint James, Minnesota
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Staying in a hotel 1/4 mile away and Antlers was highly recommended. We had their special, seafood pasta and tiramisu was better than anything we had in Italy. Service was great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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

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