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Empire Brewing Company

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Cup $4.00
Bowl $9.00
Farmstead Chili
Ground local elk, kobe, angus, pork & lamb blended w/ 3 chiles & root vegetables
Cup $4.00
Bowl $9.00
Moroccan Chili,
Our 15 vegetable chili w/ north African spices
Cup $4.00
Bowl $9.00
Lobster Bisque
Topped w/ blue corn croutons
Cup $4.00
Bowl $9.00
Big Easy Gumbo,
W/ chicken, shrimp & andouille sausage, served over steamed white rice
Secret Supperclub. Chef Table service. Good and friendly.
US$ 15-US$ 40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
International, Albanian
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 14 year old and I had the pleasure of visiting Empire and I got the cool mom of the year award! It's has a hip, happening atmosphere and the food was really stupendous! I had loaded nachos and my daughter had the pizza -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shogan831
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's kind of trendy but I have a fondness for the Empire. They have a very interesting food selection and I always enjoy my meals when I go there. The service is okay as well. The stairway down to the restaurant which is basically in...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We are out of town helping Family and went on a well needed date night. Actually found the place after getting a haircut in Armory Square the day before. Brunch was incredible! Great food, Perfect service, and live music. The menu definitely has something for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Allalone1
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday for brunch. You have to try the blue cornbread with maple butter. They give you 3 huge pieces. There is enough there for 6 people to share. The huevos rancheros was room temperature when I got it, but it had good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rholer
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A group of friend were going to the Landmark theatre for a show and after reading lots of reviews we decide on the Empire Brewing Company. Also our favorite restaurants in the area weren't open on Sunday evening. The food was decidely average. Some meals...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank snowyelaine
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I'll start first off with saying I get it it was a busy weekend and a busy time however this was ridiculous. We were told the wait could be an hour but so is everywhere else so we stayed. What seemed like everybody in the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank funtravelerfoodie
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Place has a cool atmosphere and nice bar area, not loud at all. Then again it was lunch on a Tuesday and it was pretty dead. Had the Big Manou and it was just okay. Noodles were a tiny bit overdone and the gumbo wasn't...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pooptothat
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Good food and beer. Not a place for large dinners but a great place for small plates, burgers, sandwiches, smaller dinners, appetizers and such. Nice place to grab a bite before a show downtown. Service is good and they will get out sooner if you...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We had a very large table. All of us are Syracuse University grads except one UConn grad who came into town for the football game. I ordered the Bentley Burger and the server dropped half the plate on my clothes. I was full of ketchup....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank donutpolice
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

First, this is the 5th time in 2 years I’ve been here with friends. 2 years ago we came 3 days straight as the food and service were as good as you could ask for. Fast forward: last night we came in and had an...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Response from 542social | Property representative |
Hello! The game will definitely be playing on the bar TV's. If not, please ask the bartender to turn it on and they will be happy to help. Cheers! Hope to see you Friday.
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