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Michael's Restaurant

312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
+1 315-252-6194
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal” (18 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Michael’s is a little bit like visiting little Italy. It’s a small restaurant where the owner cooks orders to fill. Everything freshly prepared and delicious.

Thank Joly13021
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here on the way to a show at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, and we thought we had given ourselves plenty of time to eat (we had a 75 minute drive). However, the restaurant was packed, and although we were seated at a booth right away,...More

Thank joe c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Michael's is a quaint "Italian" restaurant set on the west end of Auburn. It has been around for at least 50 years. But its real history is the last 10 or so under the management of present family member Duffy. The food is above average...More

Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Small restaurant with the best greens and beans on the planet! Excellent pasta dishes, but you can also order a steak. Highly recommend.

Thank Debrajeanjean
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

I couldn’t have dreamed of a better evening. Food was fantastic as always and as usual owner Duffy was there with his outstanding personality to make the evening one to remember always.

Thank rfb0925
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We travel extensively, and each time we come back to our little town, Michaels is the first place we head for a dinner we know will be excellent. Actually, I didn't want to write such good things about the place, as it's like eating with...More

2  Thank alwaysready1981
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy my dinner here. Small but nice friendly atmosphere. I live their shrimp scampi over angel hair pasta. The portions are large so there’s enough to take home for a second meal.

Thank Lorogers248
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This restaurant's long tradition of serving the community probably dates back to the 1930's. Since the present family member has become its owner, the food has taken on a better more complex and higher end flavor. It is the kind of restaurant that almost all...More

Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I didn't expect to find a good Italian restaurant in Auburn, NY but I was very pleasantly surprised! The house salad dressing was delicious and the entrees were excellent! We had the shrimp scampi (special ordered without butter), chicken cacciatore, eggplant parmigiana and the chicken/eggplant...More

Thank Dneuburger
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Michael's on a Friday for my BD and my daughter's visit from out of town. We both love it there. The Sauted Haddock was the best and most delicious way I have ever ate Haddock. Out of this world. We shared a shrimp...More

Thank 447charlenes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021-2239
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 315-252-6194
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