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Old City Hall

) #24 of 65 Restaurants in Oswego $$ - $$$, American, Bar, Pub
159 Water St, Oswego, NY 13126-2030
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
“taco night” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
159 Water St, Oswego, NY 13126-2030
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequent Old City Hall because the food is decent, they have a few craft beers on tap, and the service is good. The staff is pretty friendly and our service is usually good. And the menu has lots of pub food type options for...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Known for great food (which most is, though i think higher end of lunch pricing for waht you get), had lunch there recently. I ordered the deli turkey sand. on marble rye, mayo on the side. They were out of the marble rye and without...More

Thank linda h
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Typical college bar and grill. Average food. Very friendly staff. Bar could offer larger selection of craft beers

Thank suzijohn
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Whether you are looking for a great meal, or want to meet up with friends for some drinks and good music you won't be disappointed. Comfortable, cozy and rustic in the wintertime in the summertime relax outside and people watch on their patio. Old City...More

Thank Kcfulli
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Love the atmosphere. Numerous things weren't available on the menu. Opted for tacos on taco night. In the past have enjoyed the nighty specials. Feel with the right menu it could be the it place because of the location atmosphere.

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

very good food,great for the price. service was great,clean,staff very friendly and helpful.would go back again.

Thank charcatalone
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I was a skeptic at first of the restaurant associated with the bar, but I went there for brunch one day, and now I am a regular. Their taco night has unbeatable prices (lower than even fast food) for quality ingredients. Steph the waitress is...More

Thank Yankeesgal0
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Took my daughter to dinner for her birthday. We sat outside the view was nice of the river. She had the fish tacos she said one of her favorites. I had the burrito it had chicken in it well a few pieces anyway it tasted...More

Thank Mschristinebies
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Service was SLOW. One in our party heard a large crash and lo and behold never got her dinner. Food was very good so you could overlook the service but it was late and we were hungry. Local musician on a Sunday night was a...More

1  Thank ladysinger719
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The place is rustic. They have saved much of the long ago charm. The menu varies. There are different food items that if you are health conscious you would enjoy Their homemade soups are great!

Thank janetk841
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Water St, Oswego, NY 13126-2030
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Oswego
  • Phone Number: 914-447-7700
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