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454 James St.
Syracuse, NY 13203
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Bars & Cafes
A hipster nightclub, Trexx is located in Syracuse on the North Clinton Street. Essentially a gay-bar, Trexx is known for its happening crowd, blaring good music and wide range of drinks. The 18+ club hosts an array of events that include costume parties, DJ nights and weekly programs. The loud ambiance is just elevated further, by the crazy crowd that grooves to the foot-tapping music. Drop by on a weekend, to enjoy the night, with some drinks, music and friends. Check out their website to know about the upcoming schedule of events.
Succulent briskets, juicy pork ribs and scrumptious steaks are just a few of the many meaty delights that await you at the Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. Seasoned and glazed with their award winning dry rubs and sauces, every dish is simply divine and sure to have to coming back for more. Hearty, satisfying and generously portioned, a meal at this barbeque joint promises to satisfy even the most discerning palate. Their combo meals are a great way to go if you would like to sample a variety of their amazing offerings or are simply sporting a ravenous appetite. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que also serves up a selection of sandwiches and burgers that are just as delicious, and an impressive beer selection as well. With its live music performances, lively bar and delicious food, Dinosaur Bar-B-Que boasts an eclectic clientèle that continues to grow.
BitterSweet is a lovely wine bar and a dessert place lying in Syracuse, New York. This elegant and sophisticated place with the lovely decor is a great setting for an evening out with friends or a romantic date. The death by chocolate, peanut butter dream and the chocolate chip cookie are the must-haves. Lay back and unwind with a glass of Malbec and let this charming place set you in a good mood.
Strong Hearts Cafe is located in the city center of Syracuse. Besides being a haven for vegans, the area is often visited by health conscious people too. This cafe is owned by Nick Ryan and Joel Capolongo, who themselves have adopted a vegan diet. The cafe offers many vegan, health-friendly and raw food options. Despite their healthy focus, the first and foremost aspiration is to offer delicious and crave-worthy menu consisting of soups, lunch, baked food, sandwiches, coffees and milkshakes. In a wonderful environment, it offers a sense of enormous spaciousness and a comfortable dining experience. Check the website for more insight.
Empire Brewing Company has bagged multiple awards for both its outstanding brews and the eco-friendly methods of production. Numerous publications have proclaimed it as one of the best microbreweries in the country. The interiors are contemporary and feature industrial components like pipes, while a transparent glass partition reveals the stainless steel and copper machinery used for brewing. Chefs cook in an open kitchen and offer dishes like Lobster Bisque, Blue Corn Bread, Beer Muscles and Nacho Fondue. The nationally-famous beers include Empire Cream Ale, Downtown Brown Maple Porter, Summer Ale and White Aphro, each with its distinct texture, flavor, color and aroma. This brewpub also regularly hosts live music events; check the website for the detailed schedule.
A typical dive bar, Half Penny Pub is located in downtown Syracuse, and known well among the locals. With a casual and laid-back ambiance, the Half Penny Pub sees a lot of young crowd during weekends. Pool tables, dart boards and a huge bar adorn the club, whilst giving it a quintessential divey feel. Drop by on any night, with a bunch of friends, and dance through the night, as you sip away the yummy cocktails on offer.
A popular chain of restaurants, Ruby Tuesday's has multiple locations across the globe. Known for their relaxed vibe, extensive menu and delicious drinks, it's a good place to stop by for a casual lunch or dinner with friends. Their menu is quite extensive and features a selection of burgers, salads, mains, Tex-Mex favorites, wraps, sandwiches and more. You can even order on-line or get it to go. For details, visit the website.
Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill is a popular name across the country and the chain's Destiny USA location carries the same ambiance, great food and impeccable service as its any other branch. Whether you wish to enjoy a scrumptious meal with the entire family, watch a game with your best friends or just enjoy a beer in solitude, the Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill Syracuse NY will not disappoint. Furnished with ample of seating spaces, high-definition television sets and state-of-the-art acoustics, every visit to this quintessentially American bar & grill is a delight. Their menu is lined with classics and food is served in generous portions here. Certain nights at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill Syracuse NY see live performances by local bands, check website for details on event schedules.
Coleman's is an Irish pub and restaurant situated in a charming green cottage in Tipperary Hill. Dating back to 1933, a nostalgic aura permeates its dimly-lit interiors. It is heavy on live music and invites popular local groups such as the Mike Bogan Band to play contemporary melodies as well as Celtic folk tunes. Guests can enjoy a variety of beer along with light snacks such as Shrimp Cocktail, Bunclody Chicken, Shepherd’s Pie and the traditional Fish n’ Chips. Customers can also purchase quirky t-shirts, mugs and caps at the bar. This pub offers rental facilities and catering services for luncheons and banquets.
An all-round wellness and health center, you'll find everything from organic groceries, health food, supplements, a salon and even a cafe on the premises of Natur-Tyme. Located in East Syracuse, DeWitt, it's easy to spend a couple of hours here. The cafe is a good place to relax and unwind, indulge in some healthy treats like their nice selection of flavorful smoothies, fresh juices and soups. The grocery section is a good place to check out if you're looking for local products,and they even have a section for your pet's well-being. The salon offers a variety of relaxing treatments, from facials to massages and skin treatments and Reki. For details and information regarding special events and offers, visit the website.
The Bull and Bear Roadhouse of East Syracuse is a popular after work pub among locals and tourists alike. With a wide variety of traditional American pub food and an extensive bar menu with cocktails and beers, it is frequently full of revelers enjoying a late night snack along with some good old country music in the background. The bar is fully stocked with a wide variety of beers, liquors and amazing cock tales prepared by a friendly bartender. It also offers a breakfast, lunch and snacks options with the Portobello Mushroom Sandwich, Big Cheese Burger and Mama's Meatloaf being the most popular items on the menu. The restaurant frequently organizes many open-air concerts with performances by local and national country music stars which witness a large turnout crowds.
Jake Hafner's Restaurant & Tavern is a sports bar and American restaurant that attracts a young and vibrant crowd. It boasts of a giant projector screen of 110 inches (279.4 centimeters) and 25 small screens that broadcast major sports tournaments. Families come here to picnic in the expansive beer garden, enjoy the countryside scenery and savor premium steaks, pastas and seafood dishes. Nestled in a one-story cottage, this bar has a cozy ambience with warm fireplaces. Start your meal with appetizers like Nachos Hafner, Clams Casino and Mozzarella Sticks. The main course includes New York Strip Steak, Stuffed Shrimp, Asparagus Lemon Chicken and Tenderloin Marsala. One can also stop for paninis and other sandwiches on the way to surrounding towns. Guests can hire the banquet room for conferences and parties, which comes equipped with laptops and a large plasma screen. This restaurant also offers catering services for private parties. The bar and restaurant timings vary, check the website for more details.