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Michael's Restaurant

312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
+1 315-252-6194
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

After reading the online reviews, we made a reservation for our family of 4. It still took awhile to be seated even though all they needed to do was “re-set the table”, and no where to stand while waiting without the waitstaff having to squeeze...More

Thank Joellmk
Reviewed August 4, 2018

We went here after reading reviews as the best Italian menu around. Well 4 of us went and all came away with the same opinion. Average at best. First of all is marinara and Alfredo sauce so expensive that the pasta gets a tiny amount?...More

Thank out4agoodtime
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Have been to this restaurant several times, and I cannot say enough about the food and service. Everything is great! The wait staff are friendly and very attentive. The owner comes to each table and asks if everything is alright. It is only about 1...More

Thank Anne R
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Michael’s is a little bit like visiting little Italy. It’s a small restaurant where the owner cooks orders to fill. Everything freshly prepared and delicious.

Thank Joly13021
Reviewed June 23, 2018

We stopped here on the way to a show at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, and we thought we had given ourselves plenty of time to eat (we had a 75 minute drive). However, the restaurant was packed, and although we were seated at a booth right away,...More

1  Thank joe c
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Michael's is a quaint "Italian" restaurant set on the west end of Auburn. It has been around for at least 50 years. But its real history is the last 10 or so under the management of present family member Duffy. The food is above average...More

Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Small restaurant with the best greens and beans on the planet! Excellent pasta dishes, but you can also order a steak. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Debrajeanjean
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

I couldn’t have dreamed of a better evening. Food was fantastic as always and as usual owner Duffy was there with his outstanding personality to make the evening one to remember always.

2  Thank rfb0925
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We travel extensively, and each time we come back to our little town, Michaels is the first place we head for a dinner we know will be excellent. Actually, I didn't want to write such good things about the place, as it's like eating with...More

3  Thank alwaysready1981
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy my dinner here. Small but nice friendly atmosphere. I live their shrimp scampi over angel hair pasta. The portions are large so there’s enough to take home for a second meal.

Thank Lorogers248
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Response from joe c | Reviewed this property |
excellent Italian food. Menu available online under Michael's restaurant Auburn, NY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 315-252-6194
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