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 specialty pizzas, chicken wings, build your own pastas, steak, chicken & veggie sandwiches and fresh breads for delivery & carry-out. Visit website.
2 East Genesee Street
From early morning until night, serving hot, iced & frozen beverages and coffee, plus donuts, pastries, muffins, croissants, breakfast & bakery sandwiches and free Wifi. Visit website.
Good Shepherd's Brewing Co.
132 Genesee Street
Family owned & operated, Shep’s nano-brewery rotating craft beer selection includes American & English-style IPAs, pale ales & stouts, and German-inspired ales, lagers & pilsners, plus NY wines and house-created & guest hard cider. T-shirts, beer flights, pints and growlers available for purchase & refilling. First Fridays, view local artwork & enjoy live music. Bring 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, pizza & fish dishes, plus desserts like tiramisu, cookies & cakes. Italian lunch buffet offered & catering, and private back room available for events & parties. Visit Facebook page.
Historic Grounds Coffee
83 Genesee Street
We serve Coffee Mania coffee, teas, specialty drinks, New Hope Mills Belgian waffles, soups, deli sandwiches & wraps with Martin's sandwich meat, baked goods by "Just Desserts," and breakfast sandwiches. Visit Facebook page.
18 Genesee Street
Serving three squares a day, 7 days a week, Friday & Saturday open late. Home-style cooking, very large menu with daily specials, offered in an authentic 1950s diner overlooking Owasco River. Visit Facebook page.
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.
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 gourmet pizzas, nachos, homemade soups, snack board & desserts, plus full bar and live music in an artful & relaxing environment. Wednesday is open mic night, plus 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
Locally owned brewpub serving on site brewed beer other local beer, wine, cider & spirits, small plates, salads, soup & paninis. Live music Friday & Saturday night and Sunday afternoon jazz. Enjoy a cozy atmosphere with family & friends. 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. 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
Enjoy our pizzeria menu specializing in homemade pan pizza; enjoy Wild's comedy nights and live music events with beer & wine options available. Or, cool off with a smoothie, frozen coffee & various ice-cream options.