Dining: Outdoors, Take-Out & Delivery

Downtown Restaurants & Bars offering Outdoor Dining, Take Out, Delivery.

Page Last Updated: September 16th, 2020

Downtown restaurants are beginning phased reopening for Limited Capacity Outdoor & Indoor Dining, Take Out, Delivery, and/or Curbside Pickup. Business hours of operation are subject to change. Click on business name listed here to be taken to their website or online platform.  Please call business directly in advance to confirm their details & service.


15 Below: Take Out available. Open 1pm-10pm daily.

Alley Cat Café: Indoor Seating + Take Out + Delivery available. Open Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sun 11am-3pm, Sat 11am-5pm. Order food, gift cards, and Purrista tipping online. Offering cat food donations to the public outside of the café on an ongoing basis.

Angelhearts Diner:  Outdoor Seating + Take Out + Curbside Pickup available.  Thurs-Fri 11am-7pm, Sat-Sun 9am-3pm, closed Mon-Wed. Grab & Go pick-up window now open with vegan soft serve, shakes, desserts, limited salads & sandwiches. Call 607-319-4205 to complete your order.

Asian Cuisine: Take Out + Delivery available. Delivery through Grubhub. Call 607-256-8818 to complete your order.

Bickering Twins: Outdoor Dining + Takeout available. Menu and ordering available on their website bickeringtwins.com. Open Tuesday – Saturday 4:30 – 8:30pm. Call 607-319-0653 to complete your order.

Cafe Dewitt: Limited Indoor Seating + Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available. Open  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday 8:30am- 2:30pm, Wednesday 11am-2:30pm . Specials posted daily on their Facebook page.  Delivery offered through IthacaToGo and DoorDash. Regular menu is still available on their website. Call 607 -273-3473 to complete your order.

Casablanca Pizza: Outdoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery available.  Monday – Saturday 11 am to 8 pm. Call (607)273-1000 to complete your order.

Capital Corner: Takeout + Delivery. Hours 11am – 10 pm Monday through Saturday.  Sundays  open from 12pm -10 pm

Cayuga Lake CreameryNow open in Dewitt Mall location Thursday-Sunday: 12pm-7pm. Homemade ice cream made in small batches on-site, from the finest local ingredients, along with light roadside fare. (607)-277-3987

Collegetown Bagels: Outdoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available. Includes beer and wine. Also offering a “community kitchen” program where items in their grab and go case (soups, salads, sandwiches, entrees) available on a “pay what you can” basis. To order, visit www.restaurantji.com/ny/ithaca/collegetown-bagels-2/

Coltivare: Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup + Indoor Dining with reservations available. Seating is limited to 50% capacity and reservations are required. Open for dinner nightly Tuesday-Sunday with select options still available for pickup and delivery. Brunch returns 6/21. http://coltivareithaca.com/reservations. Call them at 607-882-2333.

Dominos: Take Out + Delivery available. 

Gateway Mediterranean Grill: Outdoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery available. Open Daily, 4;30-7:30pmPM. Extended lunch menu to all-day menu. Call 607-273-1018 to complete your order. 

Gorgers Subs: Outdoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery available. Monday-Saturday 11am-8pm. Order online or call 607-319-5046 to complete your order.

Hawi Ethiopian Cuisine: Take Out + Delivery available. Open Tuesday-Sunday 3pm-8pm. Call 607- 277-4294 to complete your order

Ithaca Ale House: Outdoor Dining Indoor Dining + Take Out Available.  Outside seating and takeout from 3-8pm. Delivery from 5-7pm AND late night munchie menu from 8-10pm. Seating out front available first come first serve. Go to www.ithacaalehouse.com for menu. Call for take out 607-256-7977 option 1.

Jimmy John’s: Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available.  Open daily 10:45 am – 9 pm. Leave special instructions for delivery if self-quarantining. 

Just A Taste: Outdoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available.  Order online or call 607-277-9463 to complete your order.

Kilpatrick’s Publick House:  Reopening Tuesday October 13th. New hours Tuesday-Sunday 4pm-10pm for dine-in and take-out through Ithaca to go.(607) 273-2632

Luna Inspired Street Food: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery available. Offering Free Kids Meals. Launched bulk home delivery and meal prep packages with contact-less drive-thru. See its packaged meals by Clicking Here. Shop online for bulk items at  www.tompkinshomedelivery.com. Order by noon for next day pickup Monday – Friday. Save 10% w/ Coupon Code: DRIVETHRU. Regular Menu take out orders can be completed by ordering online or call 607-256-5862.

Mahogany Grill: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Take Out. 9am-4pm (Breakfast/Lunch) 4pm-9pm (Dinner) Mon-Thurs. 9am-4pm (Breakfast/Lunch) 4pm-9pm. Friday-Saturday 9am-4pm(Breakfast/Lunch, 4pm-10pm(Dinner) Sunday 10am-9pm. Phone (607) 272-1438. Taking  reservations for indoor seating and outdoor seating is first come, first serve. Menu can be found at https://www.facebook.com/mahoganygrill/menu/

Mama Said Hand Pies:   Take Out available. Mon 11:30am-6pm, Tue 9am-5pm, Wed 11am-5:30pm, Thurs 11:30am-6pm, Fri 11:30am-6pm, Sat 1pm-6pm, closed Sun. Order online frozen pies and cold soup. Orders can also be picked up from Press Bay Food Hub weekly.

Mercato: Indoor Seating + Outdoor Seating available. Tues-Sat 5:30pm-9pm, closed Sun-Mon. No reservations. Seatings are prioritized on an arrival basis.

MIA Tapas Bar & Restaurant: Take out + Indoor Dining + Curbside Pickup available. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5pm-9pm. Friday, Saturday 5pm-9:30pm. Sunday 5pm-9pm. Take advantage of their To Go Wine Blowout Sale. Also, Show your appreciation by helping them feed  local health care professionals by providing a delicious meal to our Cayuga Medical Center heroes! Order online or call (607) 277-2000 to complete your order.

Monks on the Commons: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Take  Out + Delivery + Curbside pickup available. Kitchen Open on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:30-10pm, Fridays 5-10pm. Saturdays Brunch from 11am-2pm and dinner from 5-10pm, Sundays Brunch from 11am-2pm and dinner from 5:30-10.  Check out their menu onlineJoin them for Service Industry Night on Mondays: all Drafts and Well Drinks are $5 from 5p-10p (close) for service industry folks. In absence of a post-concert party for the Concert Series, Monks is also offering a 5p-6p Happy Hour with $5 Drafts and $5 Pimento Dip Specials, along with streaming the concert in the restaurant and on the patio. Call 607-272-2222 to complete your order.

Moosewood: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Takeout + Delivery available. Wednesday-Sunday 11:30am-8:30pm.  No contact pickup or outdoor dining on their front patio, curbside pickup in front of the DeWitt Mall on Seneca Street. Place takeout orders online through their website www.moosewoodcooks.com, call 607-273-9610, or place a delivery order.

New Delhi Diamonds: Take Out + Delivery available. Delivery can be ordered through Ithaca To-Go or Grubhub. Call 607-272-4508 to complete your order.

One Ring Donut: Open Sat-Sun 12pm-5pm. Also open to offer a new Donut Club! The Club gives you access to weekly donuts, much like a CSA share. You pay in advance, commit to one month at a time, and come to press bay court for contactless pickup during a specific day and time. Gift cards are also up for purchase online.

Press Cafe: Reopen to foot traffic: Thurs-Sat 8am-2pm. Takeout + Delivery available for whole bean online orders. Place order for their specialty whole bean coffee by Tuesday. Free delivery on Thursdays in the Greater Ithaca Area. Or pick up your whole bean coffee orders at the weekly Press Bay Food Hub. Order a gift card by Clicking Here.

Pizza Aroma: Takeout + Indoor Dining + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available.  Open 11am-8pm Mon-Sat, 4pm-8pm Sun. Curbside Pickup – prepay online or over the phone, call when you park & your food will be brought out. No Contact Delivery – prepay online or over the phone, driver will call once the order has been dropped off. Call 607-273-6165 to complete your order.

Red’s Place: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining. Hours this week are: Mon-Tues 11:30am – 9pm, Thurs. 11:30am – 9pm, Fri. 11:30am – 9:30pm, Sat. 12:00 – 9:30pm
Sun. 12:00 – 9pm, closed Weds. See M
enu and dining guidelines by Clicking Here or call (607) 319-4486.

Sacred Root Kava Lounge: Now open!  Mon-Sat 5pm-10pm, happy hour  2 for 1 kava from 5pm-7pm. Gift cards available.

Shahi Pakwan:  Open for take-out and delivery. Mon-Fri 11am-10pm, Sat-Sun 12pm-10pm. (607) 882-1972

Shortstop Deli: Take-Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available.  Shortstop carries essentials like milk, bread, eggs, canned items. etc. People can call ahead of their order for pick-up, at (607)273-1030. For grocery items and even prepared cold cut deli subs, Shortstop accepts SNAP EBT as payments. If they can’t get out of the house, they can get Shortstop Deli delivered through: Ithacatogo.com

Simeon’s American Bistro: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Take-out + Curbside Pickup available.  Open Tues-Thurs 11:30am-9pm, Fri 11:30am-9:30pm, Sat 11am-9:30pm, Sun 11am-9pm.  Offering regular menu items, family pack dinners, grill at home individually packaged premium proteins, as well as beer, wine, & liquor. See their menu by Clicking Here.  Gift Certificates available on their website. Call (607) 272-2212 or (904) 545-1303 to complete your order.

Starbucks: Takeout + Delivery available.  Open Daily 6:30am-7pm.  Delivery through DoorDash and UberEats.

Sweet Melissa’s Ice Cream: Closed for the season, visit them again summer 2021.

Thai Basil: Indoor Dining +Take Out + Delivery + Curbside Pickup available. Call 607-319-4722 or order online through Deliver Ithaca, Grubhub, Eatstreet, Beyond menu, and Ithaca To Go. In addition to their full food menu, beer and wine will be available for take-out and delivery.

The Strand Cafe: Outdoor Dining + Indoor Dining + Take Out + Delivery available. Reopen to foot traffic: Wed – Thurs 5pm- 9pm, Fri -Sat 5pm – 10pm, Sun 10am-1pm. Serving drinks at the Bar and Artisan pizza’s. Parking is self parking, no longer valet service.

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