Gateway BBQ Kitchen ~ Andy Conroy

Downtown Ithaca is a diner’s dream packed with a grand selection of food options prepared by highly skilled chefs who have gone the distance to hone their culinary craft. Trained chefs like Andy Conroy, owner of Gateway BBQ Kitchen, a longtime culinary artist who has worked at restaurants across the country to learn the best tricks of the culinary trade.

The Commons Kitchen opening in Downtown Ithaca next month

Downtown Ithaca’s Commons, home to many excellent fine dining and fast food options, will soon have a family style restaurant added to its mix. Nadina Azzouay, a longtime home-cooker and the wife of Casablanca Pizzeria owner Adil Griguihi, is opening her own business, The Commons Kitchen at 124 East State St. (The Commons), the former Due Amici Ristorante site.