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Carriage House Cafe

305 Stewart Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850-4517
+1 607-645-0152
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (51 reviews)
“scones” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
305 Stewart Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850-4517
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the wait to eat in this adorable carriage house by Cornell. The food was delicious and the staff very friendly. If you have to wait, you can grab a coffee and go upstairs and relax in the sitting room or by the fire.

Thank LisaK05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The carriage house offers its guests a very good menu for breakfast. They use real maple syrup, local sourced food, and cook from scratch. The french toast needed more egg and vanilla, the sausage links were too tiny, and the home fries were basically potatoes...More

Thank danfriedmanmd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped into this charming cafe solo while on a business trip to Cornell. It is in a bit of an odd location, but the menu looked wonderful for brunch. I had brioche french toast filled with brie with maple syrup and fruit compote. The...More

Thank lilacgirl41
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful atmosphere and incredible service! Brunch was delicious and the coffee extremely good! It is a family run cafe and it will not disappoint you! Enjoy

Thank Maria C
carriagehousecafe, Owner at Carriage House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, Maria! We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

I've been for coffee, brunch, and lunch, and every time, I found the place charming, the staff pleasant and responsive, and the food remarkable for its flavors, freshness, originality, and presentation. At my last visit, I had the Market Plate, which was beautiful to look...More

Thank BrockportMom
carriagehousecafe, Owner at Carriage House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a detailed review! We really appreciate feedback from our customers and we hope your experience with us continues to be outstanding!

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Great place for breakfast or brunch. The bread is very good. Had the Omelette, nice. Good ambience, warm friendly service.

Thank Padytr
carriagehousecafe, Owner at Carriage House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review Padytr! We are thrilled you had a great experience with us.

Reviewed 21 June 2017

High prices, uninspired food, and indifferent service. Every time I'm at the Carriage House, I come away thinking "I'm just NOT their target demographic." But perhaps you are! If you like french toast that is so thick that it looks like a doorstop, chuffed with...More

2  Thank Ithakan
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Carriage House Cafe offers an informal, relaxed atmosphere for pleasant meals with friends. Everything on the menu is carefully and artfully prepared. Prices are appropriate for its quality.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I went during the summer and it was not too busy. Portions were generous. Lots of great choices on the menu. Service was prompt.

Thank SpikeIII
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is the second time I've eaten at the Carriage House and I have not been impressed either time. We waited quite a while to order and another half hour for food which made for a lengthy lunch in the middle of the work day....More

Thank Gypsy J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Stewart Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850-4517
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-645-0152
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