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The Blue Mingo Grill

6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
+1 607-547-7496
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (46 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“potstickers” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a local we hadn't eaten at the Blue Mingo in a few years. We went last night and will not be going back. It is way over priced for the meal you get. I had 3 small crab cakes which were edible but not...More

Thank Ernest W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a magical quality about it. Cooperstown is wonderful but unfortunately does not have any good restaurants. Most are geared toward families wanting pizza etc. it unfortunately because it a gorgeous New England type town with great architecture and picturesque vistas. The Blue...More

Thank storsbergg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss this delightful dining experience! The food is excellent and the setting even more special. The drive on highway 80 is a wonderful prelude to a unique and memorable evening.

Thank Golfsironman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A bit hard to find and get to (part of a marina) but worth the effort. most table have a perfect view of the lake. Food was good and matching the ambience.

Thank Wilfrid L
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We have been going here for years. My wife makes wonderful reservations, Hates to Cook. One of the only restaurants directly on the water, Views, to die for, of the hills and area. We live about45 minutes away, but worth the drive. Unique menu, chalk...More

Thank butch180
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Beautiful place to eat during warmer weather, outdoor seating overlooking the lake. Food was delicious and fresh. Prices reasonable, service was okay.

Thank dfreed2016
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Loved it ! Sit outside and the view is amazing. The food is not cheap but it is worth it. Service was great and the food even better. Try the Korean BBQ Fries!

Thank billy r
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had no issue at all with service. We got our drinks and full meal and were done in an hour and half. We weren’t rushed or in a hurry.. The crab cakes very good as were the pot stickers tho they were a tad...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Service is insanely slow - we left before we got our food so cannot comment on how it is to eat here!

Thank tjwo57
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Great for lunch or dinner. A favorite place for Glimmerglass Opera fans, since it’s close by. You can also park your boat there and have your meal lakeside. Dishes are tasty and service is very good. Inexpensive it ain’t, so brace yourself. Salmon is excellently...More

Thank DEP3
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4 June 2015|
Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Casual attire is fine for dinner. Many guests arrive by boat in shorts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Otsego  >  Cooperstown
  • Phone Number: +1 607-547-7496
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