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311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
+1 315-474-1153
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (283 reviews)
“bread” (246 reviews)
“chicken riggies” (55 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
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Reviewed yesterday

Chosen because of its high TA ratings and proximity to our hotel, we arrived to find a crowd outside the restaurant, most waiting for a spot inside or on the small sidewalk patio area. After requesting seating, we were advised of a 45 minute wait,...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is always excellent, we have tried a lot of different dishes and never disappointed. The restaurant is usually very busy and requires some patience , the bar is undersized and the drinks are on the higher priced side. Having said that, I would...More

Thank Phil O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Monday night was hopping but our party of 3 didn’t need reservations. Our server Sue was delightful. Cucumber gimlets were cold and tasty. House salad was beautiful, crispy and fresh. The bread and hot tomato oil -oh gosh!! Had gluten free penne with carbonara sauce...More

Thank Lucy1963
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lunch is my favorite time to go to Pastabilities. They have such a good selection of salad type items to choose from. I especially love the chicken penne pasta with blue cheese and walnuts. You can also get pasta dishes and pizza.There is no table...More

Thank Z7746EMamyp
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What can I say about this innovative restaurant. After many, many years of coming here, everything is still done just right. The innovative menu is constantly changing and evolving with the times. Congrats to such a well run restaurant!!

Thank lee22
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing through Syracuse and decided to stop here for lunch. Lunch service is provided cafeteria style. My wife had a salad platter with two choices and I had the pasta with the original house sauce. Service was quick and friendly. Portions were large...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always wanted to try this restaurant but there is always a long wait. Finally we arrived at a time that the wait wasn’t too long....and boy we were glad we did. We ate in the back courtyard and it felt like we were...More

Thank barbbel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Pastabilities on a Saturday just after noon. We were thrilled to find the food to be exceptional, the service was terrific, and the ambiance was fantastic. Loved it!! On Saturday we had a cafeteria setting, line up and get the food you...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was visiting family in Syracuse, and we went here. We went early, they don't take reservations and the wait time can be very long. The food was great, the service was good too. The cocktails were good, not great. Overall we had a really...More

Thank sharylr2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy raspberry mojito and pasta dishes! The restaurant delivered on all three counts - food, service, and price! Pastabilities alone is worth visiting Syracuse!!

Thank Adv4Me
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Mary T
November 4, 2017|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
There is only one dining room that requires stairs to access it. Otherwise, there is a ramp at the front entrance, and the other dining areas and bathrooms are on the same level as the entrance, all accessible via wheelchair... More
Thomas E
April 27, 2017|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
We leave all of our tables available for walk-in parties on a first-come, first-served basis, regardless of party size. In general, we have most availability earlier in the evening, and we begin serving dinner at 4:00pm on... More
July 12, 2016|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
Pastabilities does not have its own private parking lot, and on-street parking is the most convenient if you can find an available spot. Officially, the City of Syracuse requires payment for on-street parking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-474-1153
  • E-mail
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