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Babe's Macaroni Grill & Bar

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80 North Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502
+1 315-735-0777
11:00 - 00:00
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Utica, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Always a nice place to eat. Great happy Hour snacks and venue. Summertime on outside deck with specials is gun. Menu is varied and offers fine choice of nicely priced meals.

Thank ssjp2017
New Hartford, United States
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a constant quality food place. They have a express lunch if you're in a hurry. Extensive menu and very friendly waitstaff.

Thank Joseph F
Utica, New York
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are regular customers of Babe's since we live a couple miles away and usually get a pretty decent meal. However, I would not recommend the eggplant parmesan. When it was brought to the table it looked like an experiment. There was a breaded circle with a little bit of eggplant in it, topped with a small amount of sauce... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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89 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Are son is looking to attend Utica College in the fall. He came for an overnight visit and we stayed down the street at the Hampton Inn. Coaches suggested we try out Babe's for dinner. Had the Saturday special- steak (cooked medium and was perfect) with chicken riggies- delicious (a little spicy but very tasty with a white sauce) and... More 

Thank MJohnson71
Mastic, New York
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Babe's to have a late dinner and drink. We were seated in the bar area which was bustling with people out on a Friday night. The waitress was very attentive to serving us and accommodating when asked for separate checks from the couples at our table. I am usually skeptical of a restaurant that offers almost every kind of... More 

Thank Blueblood08
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

This was a great. The people I were with said it was one of the best fish fries they have had in a long time. We had a great waitress. The atmosphere was nice and lively but still family friendly. If you are looking for local fare and great prices give this place a try. Be careful to find the... More 

Thank Stacey H
Westmoreland, New York
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stopped here after attending a show at the Stanley. We were staying across the street, so we stopped in for a late dinner. It was very dim, I'm sure to hide the filth. We ordered an appetizer, a beer and soda. The beer was warm, and tasted like it had been sitting around for years. The appetizer was cold.... More 

Thank TAT198
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Babe's is a great hangout. I stayed at the hotel across the street and was happy to know they were there. The food and drinks are good, the service is great. I was pleasantly surprised to see how many regulars they have and how long they've been regulars. It speaks a lot of the place. I also like that the... More 

Thank Ginna M
Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

we went there is a party of five people for dinner Sunday night. Food & price were decent however one meal a shrimp alfredo dish was extremely greasy and had to be replaced, which was quickly done.

Thank 1JHH
ballston spa
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Ive been to Babes a few times, mostly 2014 though. It was always decent. What a change. The place looks dirty and unkempt and the lighting is harsh. Ordered the salmon which was full of tiny bones and not fresh at all. It was portion frozen type that was dried out and had zero taste. It came with frozen mixed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Italian, American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 North Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-735-0777
Babe's Macaroni Grill & Bar is located less then a half mile south of Interstate 90. We are open from 11:00am - 12:00am daily. At Babe's we have a very large dining room and a separate bar area. We offer our lunch and dinner menu all day available for eat in or takeout. We have indoor and outdoor seating available. At Babe's we seat over 300 and we welcome reservations.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?