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Swifty's

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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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257 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
+1 315-733-6611
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12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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basking ridge, nj
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259 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Interesting appetizers so we tried potato skins, Rueben egg rolls and bacon wrapped scallops. Burgers and salads were good. Service a little slow. Maybe the kitchen gets overwhelmed quickly.

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Thank suzyd43
New Hartford, NY
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Have never been disappointed with any meal I have ordered. Good service, friendly wait staff, fun place to eat!

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Thank Upstater53
Utica, New York, United States
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Grateful food service steaks awsome good eicals close to Stanley theater outdoor sitting in good weather

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Thank Donna M
New York City, New York
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

With scarce options in downtown Utica, Swifty's is solid, with a diverse menu (something for everyone -- pastrami "egg rolls" to burgers to a huge Cobb salad.) Service is also solid, and one of our waitresses was hysterically cheeky. ("Is the apple sangria good?" "Well, I made it, so it better be!") It just took us a LOOOOONG time to... More 

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Marcy, New York
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Right in downtownUtica, Swifty is convenient to the Stanley Performing Arts Center, in fact, right next door! Nice bar, friendly servers, and good bar food makes Swifty's great for before and after the performance.

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Thank SpyderP45
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Clean Bar and Restaurant. Bartender working diligently and keeping contact with patrons. A good variety of food and we hit the Happy Hour between 5:00PM-7:00pm A really great price for the beers. > 2 for 1.

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Thank 13gaf13katie
Belmar, New Jersey
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place is always crowded with a typical sports bar crowd. You can eat at the bar or choose the (relatively) quieter dining areas. TVs are visible throughout, and the staff seems happy to get your game on a nearby set. The burgers here are great, the beer choices interesting and the young people who work here give good service.... More 

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Thank Dave S
Utica, New York
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had a large party with varied tastes due to a varied menu everyone found something they wanted. Another plus that even though the menu is so varied everything came out delicious.

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Thank jekjek246
Utica, New York
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great food & staff. Love the ambiance. Perfect place to meet friends, sit & chat. Nice to hang out at after visiting the Stanley next door.

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Thank swtstuff
Vermont USA
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Huge menu options, so it will please just about anyone. Service was a little spotty, but when she did come to the table, she was very friendly. The quesadilla was excellent, and generous in size.

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Thank maple247

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-733-6611

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