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Carriage House Cafe

305 Stewart Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850-4517
+1 607-645-0152
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (59 reviews)
“berry coulis” (6 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
305 Stewart Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850-4517
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Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Food was good but a little pricey for what you get. Hard to find parking. Service is nice didn't have to ask for refills on any drinks.

Thank susybee89
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Following a visit to Cornell, my husband and I decided to have breakfast at the Carriage House Cafe based on the reviews on Trip Advisor. Parking was challenging to say the least - be ready to search for street parking unless you are lucky to...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I fell in love with the building immediately. Great setting! Five of us for brunch and the menu had something for everyone. Two lunches and three breakfasts. Fresh baked bread, wonderfully brewed coffee, and all ingredients tasted very fresh. I'll be back

Thank Gary K
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

There for brunch. Two of us got breakfast and two lunch. Very good food. Friendly. Room between tables so you have some room to move. Very old building with history type atmosphere. Stone walls are really cool. They do add an 18% tip on all...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Had a very good lunch there. Lovely waitperson. I tip twenty percent. But I thought $59.90 seemed like alot for lunch for two (no alcohol or dessert). Find out that they automatically add 18% "service fee". So I ended up tipping the server a 38%...More

2  Thank ICakum
Reviewed March 30, 2016

We found this restaurant through trip advisor. It was good and quite different. Service was very good. Once someone came to our table. We did have to wait about 10 minutes as it was crowded. Mainly Cornell students. I had the blueberry pecan pancakes. Very...More

Thank Summersnuggles
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Having been a number of times we returned after a hiatus to find it even better, tasty and very nice presentations. The service amiable as ever.

Thank Etienne M
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I cannot wait to visit Ithaca not only for the scenery and artsy commons, but to also get brunch at Carriage House. The coffee is phenomenal, staff very friendly, and brie-stuffed french toast is absolutely amazing. The food is very good, and all locally harvested....More

Thank AbigailMiller
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Our daughter brought us to this nice place for brunch. There was a long wait on a Sat at 11am but they have an upstairs room where you can sit next to a fireplace and enjoy a hot chocolate or a drink, while you wait....More

Thank Romana77
Reviewed December 21, 2015

My Wife and I visited the Carriage House Cafe for Brunch on a weekend. Their operating hours kind of gravitate towards the brunch crowd. Since parking is quite limited (about 5 spots), like most places in downtown Ithaca, we had to park about a block...More

Thank don_cjma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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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