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Blue Tusk Pub & Wine Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
+1 315-472-1934
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (31 reviews)
“panini” (8 reviews)
“lobster meat” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up at the Blue Tusk b/c our first choice restaurant had an hour late. The Blue Tusk got us in right away. You order at the bar - there is no table service - which is fine. The food was ok. I thought...More

Thank Collable1434
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Good beer, good food. Yes, it's serve yourself, but they do a great of trying to make u happy. Very unique & eclectic sandwiches & paninis.

Thank jncapobi
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Blue Tusk has got it figured out. Customers order their food at the bar, set their own table, pick up their food, and bus their own tables. If you want to be your waitress and bus boy this is the place for you. That being...More

Thank Ann14223
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We were desperately seeking a good dog friendly restaurant in the downtown Syracuse area near the Marriott Hotel. This hit all the issues including the GF diet my wife has. In probably would not do the Lobster salad w/ double the Lobster meat, although the...More

Thank PJJ33
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We go here a lot for lunch. It's a great place for groups. You order at the bar, so it makes it a lot easier to pay. They also put everyone on the same buzzer so you can still eat at the same time. There's...More

Thank Amy N
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for beverage and light lunch. The server at the side bar ignored us when we walked in... so after waiting a couple minutes we went ahead and sat ourselves at one of the tables (very nice marbles tables and booths!). Another person...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This was a new car place to have lunch. The bartender was very knowledgeable about the different beers and ciders. He suggested to great ciders that we enjoyed. The shrimp and crab dip is AMAZING. It’s s must try. All the staff is friendly. Nice...More

Thank Drlala
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

While wandering downtown Syracuse in the Armory Square area, stumbled across the Blue Tusk. EVERYBODY working downtown seemed to be here (the rest of them were at Empire Brewry except for the suits, who were at Lemon Grass). Looks like at least on a Friday,...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This is the second time that I have been here. This is second time that I have been impressed by the bartenders and the food that has been presented to me. The first time was a Turkey sandwich and it was excellent. This time was...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at the Blue Tusk. We went on a Saturday at 5pm. There were quite a few people here, but we were able to find a table for our party of 6. Some tables are set back in their own little...More

Thank Laurie B
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28 July 2018|
Response from Daniel D | Reviewed this property |
It’s more of a bar. Perhaps more kid friendly during lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-472-1934
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