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261 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
+1 315-724-4815
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“beet salad” (6 reviews)
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Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
261 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Limited lunch menu was still top quality. But the dinner specials sound amazing. The broccoli, bacon soup was excellent. My arugula salad with steak had great flavor. The bartender was very helpful. I gave it a 4 instead of 5 just because I thought it...More

Thank calmdude
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good food, small portions. Pricey not for children by any means. If a show is going on at Stanley you will need to make reservations ahead. As on those nights packed.

Thank jomint
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ate here for my wife's birthday. The place is cozy, which means seating is tight! The service was okay. Our server was also working a large party, which seemed to be a priority. I got the chicken francaise. The chicken was moist and tender but...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Ate here with clients on a business trip. Food and service were great. The flatbread pizza appetizers was excellent as were the greens. Good tap beers and wine selection.

Thank bdeboom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stopped in on a cold night and felt the warm hospitality of the staff right away. We ordered the charcuterie platter to start; it was very good. We had an order of beef tips and paella (for two) both of which were delicious. We...More

Thank WhyEatOut
Reviewed 19 January 2017

the food is consistently good, the atmosphere is a new york city bistro, the service makes you smile

Thank W Anthony M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ancora is next to the Stanley theater. Many come from out of town to see shows at the Stanley and want"handy' place to eat. You will never be disappointed here. they also accommodate Gluten free outstandingly.

Thank rainbowlake6
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have been here many times in the last couple of years and the food and service are always great. I especially love their ravioli. Lunch or dinner, it is worth a trip.

Thank 677PatriciaK677
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Great food here...service and drink are superb as well. Place offers some unique dishes you don't find elsewhere... Look forward to coming back soon!

1  Thank Pilsner Porter V
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant with good menu. Very good service.Good beer menu. Beet salad excellent. Would recommend if you are in Utica area.

Thank David N
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10 January 2016|
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Response from Susan D | Reviewed this property |
You should contact restaurant directly to make reservations. Thank you. Enjoy your dinner, great food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501-3402
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-724-4815
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