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311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
+1 315-474-1153
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (236 reviews)
“duck bacon” (32 reviews)
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Italian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Recommended by Ophelia Garden Bed and breakfast! I ordered the zucchini lasagna. Best food I have had in a long time!!

Thank Erlene M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Has the wicky wicky pasta with meatballs. It was delicious. Wife had pesto Alfredo and she loved it. Very cool place.

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Friends who live locally recommended this restaurant when we visited the area. We arrived early on a Wed. evening and were seated quickly. The staff was friendly and efficient. Our server Brooke was knowledgeable about entrees and offered good suggestions. Four of us ordering different...More

Thank dfletc2089
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visitor could starve to death on a Sunday in Syracuse. I went through at least 6 restaurants before finding one that was open. Yeah, I know we could have hit up a Micky D's or something but we are on vacation and we wanted...More

Thank lnwyd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this little gem on Google while passing through. We got there around 9pm (they close at 10pm on Saturdays). We had a bit of a wait to be seated. Our server, though REALLY nice, was apparently crazy busy because she was a bit...More

Thank kv_8098
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go here every time I'm in town the pasta is fantastic and the dipping sauce they bring out for the bread OMG I love if you're looking for good pasta this is the place

Thank hambone8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am in town for business, and went there with a total of nine colleagues. We had to wait 50 minutes and it was so easily worth it. I had the Wicky-Wicky Chicken Riggies, but switched the chicken for meatballs. The sauce was incredible and...More

Thank BaldAndHappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there last night for dinner. We had fabulous food and wait staff. Our wait person, Krista, was wonderful. She was very helpful, especially when I was concerned about how spicy the sauce on the lobster corn ravioli was. She bought out a sample...More

Thank Judi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I am no fan of Guy Fieri, mostly because I think sunglasses should never be worn on the back of your head. And I am wary of places that are on his show because they tend to attract people who order the featured dish...More

1  Thank GCC14173
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel from Ottawa for this place! The best pasta ever. Make sure you buy extra sauce to bring home, it's delicious.

Thank Cindy R
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Thomas E
28 April 2017|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
We leave all of our tables available for walk-in parties on a first-come, first-served basis, regardless of party size. In general, we have most availability earlier in the evening, and we begin serving dinner at 4:00pm on... More
13 July 2016|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
Pastabilities does not have its own private parking lot, and on-street parking is the most convenient if you can find an available spot. Officially, the City of Syracuse requires payment for on-street parking... More
Kylie O
7 April 2016|
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Response from Pastabilities | Property representative |
Wait times will greatly depend on the time of arrival and what events are happening in the downtown area. Generally speaking, Friday evenings start a bit slower as it is a work day for most people. Therefore, coming at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1239
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-474-1153
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