Where to Eat
A.T. Walley & Co.
119 - 121 Genesee Street
Walley’s offers quality cocktails, premium wines, whiskey & scotch in a comfortable atmosphere. This fine establishment is the leading account in George Dickel 9 year old Tennessee Whiskey. Come enjoy professional friendly service, delicious food & fine cigars. Special events hosted monthly. Visit website.
25 East Genesee Street
In addition to their famous 17” pizza with a variety of fresh toppings & calzones, try the jumbo Buffalo & chargrilled wings in 12 flavors; also serving domestic & imported beer. Free delivery, take-out or dine-in until 3AM.
Holiday Inn, 75 North Street
This hotel restaurant has been completely redesigned &
re-branded, serving dinner. Menu offers build-a-burgers with countless cheeses, sauces & toppings, on top of a blend of Angus ground chuck, short rib and brisket, plus appetizers, salads & desserts and a full bar with 12 beer taps.
19 Dill Street
Domino's menu includes Artisan Pizzas, American Legends & Feast Pizzas, plus boneless chicken, wings, build your own pastas, sub sandwiches & fresh breads for delivery & carry-out. Visit website.
2 East Genesee Street
Good Shepherd's Brewing Co.
132 Genesee Street
Tasting room rotating beer selection includes English-style ales- IPAs, pale ales & stouts, and German-inspired ales & lagers and pilsners, plus NY wines and house-created & guest hard cider.
T-shirts, beer pints and growlers available for purchase & refilling. Local artwork on display and scheduled live music. Bring your own food in, downtown eatery deliveries welcome! Visit website.
Gusto Italiano Bistro & Bakery
105 Genesee Street
Restaurant & bakery serving home-made traditional and Sicilian cuisine such as pasta, lasagna, seafood pizza & slices and deep-fried rice balls, plus desserts like tiramisu, cookies, cannolis and birthday cakes. Italian lunch buffet offered, catering, and private back room available for events & special parties. Visit Facebook page.
18 Genesee Street
Serving three squares a day, 7 days a week, Friday & Saturday open 24 hours! Home-style cooking, very large menu offered in an authentic 1950s diner overlooking Owasco River.
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Little Caesar's Pizza
61 North Street
For carry-out lunch or late night dinner enjoy our gourmet, custom and deep-dish pizzas, flavored wings, crazy bread sticks, cheese bread, Caesar dips & ice-cold Pepsi products. Visit website.
Maggie's at Riverbend
83 Genesee Street
Gourmet coffee shop offering hot & iced coffee, tea and other specialty beverages, plus chocolates, candy, baked goods, gifts, merchandise & WiFi.
Mesa Grande Taqueria
100 Genesee Street
Authentic fresh California-Mexican cuisine serving lunch & dinner, plus specialty drinks. Choose from burritos, tacos, quesadillas, nachos & salads. Take-out or dine in/out, plus catering & online orders. Visit website.
24 State Street
NYS beverage bar & entertainment venue featuring paninis, salads, appetizers & desserts, plus full bar and live music in an artful and relaxing environment. Wednesday is open mic night, plus live music performances are scheduled Thursday - Saturday nights. Visit website.
1 East Genesee Street
Come experience why Moro’s was voted one of the best US Wine Country Restaurants by Travel & Leisure. Menu offers sushi, salads, mussels & fresh seafood, large & small plate entrees & full bar. Visit website.
New China Royal
103 Genesee Street
Order online, for dine-in, take-out or delivery, lunch & dinner menu includes appetizers, soups, rice, chow & lo mien, beef, pork, poultry, seafood & vegetable dishes & children & family meals. Visit website.
Next Chapter Brewpub
100 Genesee Center
We serve on premise crafted beer, including gluten-free, plus other local craft beer, wines & cider as well as small plates, salads, soups, paninis & desserts. Visit website.
16 - 18 State Street
Full bar offers local wines, craft beers & specialty cocktails; fine dining restaurant offers tapas, brick oven pizzas, raw bar, rotisserie meats, soups, salads & homemade pastas. Weekly live entertainment scheduled and outdoor seating, plus roof top lounge & special events. Visit website.
Parker’s Grille & Tap House
129 Genesee Street
Kitchen open for lunch, dinner & snacks until midnight, selection includes gourmet burgers, sandwiches, wraps, burritos, nachos, soup & salads. Free live music every Thursday, full bar and outdoor seating. Visit website.
Prison City Pub & Brewery
28 State Street
Come toast to downtown Auburn's national award-winning brewery serving Sunday BEERrunch, lunch & supper- this family-friendly eatery's farm-to-table pub-style menu offers burgers, fish & chips, pork belly tacos, salads, appetizers, gourmet desserts & interesting sides. The brew master creates small-batch craft beer on premise, plus a large selection of draft beers and ciders are available on tap. Live music & special events scheduled monthly. Visit website.
68 North Street
Menu offers breakfast items, sandwiches to go, pizza, fountain drinks, slushies & snacks. Earn reward's card points for free in-store products. Open daily, 24 hours. Visit website.
76 North Street
Enjoy free parking, quick service, made-to-order submarine & breakfast sandwiches, salads, flatizzas & enchiladas, plus other snacks, beverages & baked goods for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Visit website.
6 South Street
Come in for lunch, dinner & cocktails and be greeted by 500 lb. gorilla, and walls & ceiling covered with interesting relics & antique objects, plus a display honoring Auburn’s infamous electric chair! Full bar, dart boards & pool table. Visit website.
Tailgater's Sports Bar & Grill
Off Track Betting, One Arterial East, Route 5
Grab a bite while you bet, daily happy hour specials and everything on the menu is under $8, plus $2 pints & cans. Live music scheduled weekly on the outdoor deck. Visit website.
Thirsty Pug Tap Room & Bottle Shop
100 Genesee Street
Shop this centrally-located independently owned, tap room & craft beer market now serving flights & pints and select Underground Bottle Shop wines by the glass. Also hosting special tasting events, local art exhibits, and serving house-made Klobasnik, a Czech finger food- stuffed sausage & cheese roll with other rotating savory fillings as well. Visit website.
25 East Genesee Street
Specializing in house-blended teas, drink offerings include various flavors of matcha, CBD infused lattes, chai, hot chocolate, lemonade and smoothies. For light fare, choose from house-made Belgian waffles, hummus & veggie platter, parfaits & salads. Visit website.
1 Loop Road
Offering the best in groceries, produce, prepared & bulk foods, “beer world,” a pharmacy, pizza & sandwich deli, bakery & beverage café, salad & sushi bar. Open 24 hours, public restrooms available. Visit website.
Wild's Eats & Sweets
100 Genesee Street & South Street
Restaurant menu offers delicious pan pizza, chicken wings, calzones and a soup & salad bar. Plus frozen yogurt, hard ice cream, milkshakes, flurries & smoothies. Open late nights on weekends, booking private parties and special events.