145 East Erie Blvd.
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: (315) 337-9400
Fax: (315) 337-8660
Bars & Cafes
Doing a second innings on its namesake street, The Columbia is a landmark on Utica’s social scene. This historic corner bar re-opened in 2013 and retains its old-world charm from over a decade ago. With locavore leanings, its menu features local brews and spirits, as well as locally-made fare. Enjoy a chilled beer with classic American grub. Occasionally this place hosts eclectic theme nights like poker tournaments, ladies nights, performances and live gigs.
DejaVu Bar and Lounge in Utica is like a breath of fresh air, for all the party animals in the city. Plush interiors and classy ambiance is combined with modern lighting and sound system, to give this nightclub, a hip feel. A wide range of beers, wines and spirits are served at DejaVu, along with appetizers, which are truly appetizing. Foot-tapping music and friendly service adds to the clubbing experience. The VIP area in the bar, caters to guests that come in a group, or for those, who require extra special service. Happy hour is available on drinks, while live music and DJ nights are a regular occurrence at the bar.
The Dev, located in downtown Utica, is a popular spot among musicians and music lovers. This watering hole serves great drinks at affordable prices and classic bar fare including deli sandwiches, ciabatta rolls and wraps. Live gigs and parties are hosted here on most nights. Their lineup features emerging bands from across the country playing original compositions and covers from all genres. Enjoy pop and rock tunes, or make a dedication on their free jukebox.