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Elbow Room

) #14 of 87 Restaurants in Elmira $$ - $$$ American, ,
1057 Walnut St, Elmira, NY 14905-1621
+1 607-734-9166
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“wings” (62 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
1057 Walnut St, Elmira, NY 14905-1621
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the best burgers, salads and chicken wings. It is not a quiet place if you want to chit chat, as a matter of fact it is always noisy. The music is loud and so are the customers. It is in a convenient...More

Thank passau01
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dark and somewhat forbidding little tavern but locally popular and the food and service is OK. So's the beer.

Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their wings are large and meaty. They have other items but I just stay with the wings and cheese sticks. Reasonable prices as well.

Thank gugotme
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I was visiting on business and the hotel staff recommended this as a great local place with great wings. I ate at the bar where the bartender did take time to make some small talk. Three TVs over the bar with sports, news and game...More

Thank bbbob84
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Excellent food, excellent draft selection, and terrific service! Great local, neighborhood eatery and bar!!

Thank piegdon
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Spent time with friends from school days. Food was fabulous. Bar was up for making Colorado Bulldogs for my sister and they had Mike's Hard Lemonade for me👍🏻

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food, if your looking for fingerfood, burgers and sandwiches. Has recently been purchased by a new owner, that put his entire life into the business, before the purchase. The food is as good, if not better than it was before. Portions are very...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Its a great place to dine if you have overly large elbows and you're claustrophobic. Or fat or obese or diabetic. I recommend this place to anyone who doesn't like people and just wants some elbow room, man.

Thank bigdaddy342017
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Their wings are supposed to be good if not great. Over priced they leave the wing tips on I could taste old oil ............................. do not waste your taste buds or your money . It's old & tired .

Thank omni98
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Billie Burger sure isnt the same thing I had 40 years ago. INEDIBLE. I asked for medium and they must have taken it to the glass factory in the Heights and incinerated it . Yeah, it took that long and there were only about 6...More

Thank David G
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Robb C
21 February 2015|
Response from Matt R | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for your question, but I am a bit confused by it... The Elbow Room is a walk in Bar/Restaurant. We are not a buffet or affiliated with any Hotel. We have a full menu that you and your family may order from but we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1057 Walnut St, Elmira, NY 14905-1621
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 607-734-9166
A great place for food for you and the family, or just a few drinks. Great selection of beer, Craft, Micro Brews etc... Many people have described us as the Cheers of Elmira, and I agree. Come in alone and leave having made a few new friends. We are cash or check only but there is an ATM if needed. Stop by and give us a try. We are most famous for our wings, 15-16 per order, but there are other great selections on the menu. Special orders are no problem. If we've got the ingredients we'll accommodate you any way we can!!!
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