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Falls Restaurant & Tavern

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214 E Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9156
+1 607-387-9761
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Ithaca, New York
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193 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2014

The food was similar to that of an average diner. The service was good. We were the only ones in the restaurant (party of 12). The atmosphere, although clean, was unremarkable otherwise. I had a chopped sirloin with fries, onion rings and salad. The prices were good and equivalent to diners in the area. I was sad they did not... More 

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Trumansburg, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Try the liver and onion dish. My wife's favorite. I normally have their blue plate special. Continuous coffee refill. They are known for their breakfast which is really good.

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Thank Colin M
Syracuse
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We've driven by this place many times on Route 96, on our way to Taughannock Falls, Ithaca, etc. It's south of the village, near the fairgrounds. It's been in business for many years which always seems like a recommendation. It's a rustic-looking place, like something you see in the Adirondacks, with old barn beams, some antique wood planes, etc. on... More 

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

This is the local spot in Trumansburg and the haddock we had was fine, though over seasoned. The dining rooms' settings were a little primitive and to give an idea, I had to ask for a glass for the ordered bottle of pale ale. The service was average. It might be worth the trip back to Ithaca for dining where... More 

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Interlaken, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Home cooking daily with a great variety. Friendly, courteous service and very large portions. DELICIOUS desserts!!

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Davidsville, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

If you are looking for a nice family restaurant off the beaten pass not far from Ithaca, this is a good one. Good selection of foods from breakfast to dinner. Reasonable for a family.

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Thank ByronS564
Binghamton, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We went there for lunch. I ordered the chicken salad special sandwich, wife ordered Philly cheese steak sandwich. My sandwich came on very small white bread with few potato chips, no lettuce, no tomato, very little filling. Wife's sandwich was old beef with very stringy onions, did not even eat half. The waitress seemed embarrassed with the presentation and quality.... More 

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We were looking for lunch place while leaving Toughannock State Park. The Falls was listed as nearby so we decided to give it a try. Great home-style food at excellent prices. We ate here for lunch one day and for breakfast the next morning. Both meals were yummy. Service was great. We have put it on our return to Lake... More 

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Hoosick Falls, New York
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014

The first time we stopped here we sat down and waited 10 minutes and no one came over to greet us or take an order so we left. We gave them another chance and this time we were greeted right away and the waitress was very efficient. The food was great and the prices reasonable. We ate there twice while... More 

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Oakland, California
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I had lunch there on a very busy day the morning after a festival. I joined a table of about 10 people several minutes after they had already ordered and went over to the counter to catch the waitress, who was up to her eyeballs in customers. . She greeted me very pleasantly and took my order. It arrived only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 E Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9156
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Trumansburg
  • Phone Number: +1 607-387-9761

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