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Blue Tusk Pub & Wine Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
+1 315-472-1934
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (29 reviews)
“panini” (8 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for beverage and light lunch. The server at the side bar ignored us when we walked in... so after waiting a couple minutes we went ahead and sat ourselves at one of the tables (very nice marbles tables and booths!). Another person...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This was a new car place to have lunch. The bartender was very knowledgeable about the different beers and ciders. He suggested to great ciders that we enjoyed. The shrimp and crab dip is AMAZING. It’s s must try. All the staff is friendly. Nice...More

Thank Drlala
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

While wandering downtown Syracuse in the Armory Square area, stumbled across the Blue Tusk. EVERYBODY working downtown seemed to be here (the rest of them were at Empire Brewry except for the suits, who were at Lemon Grass). Looks like at least on a Friday,...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This is the second time that I have been here. This is second time that I have been impressed by the bartenders and the food that has been presented to me. The first time was a Turkey sandwich and it was excellent. This time was...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at the Blue Tusk. We went on a Saturday at 5pm. There were quite a few people here, but we were able to find a table for our party of 6. Some tables are set back in their own little...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

It’s a bar that serves food through a take out like window area. Expansive beer selection on tap and drafts. Seating is limited for tables and bar areas. My husband had the chicken cordon bleu panini and said it was very good.

Thank PWDGolfers
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We hang out here often. The bar staff knows their stuff, tons of amazing beer on tap, great wine, great sandwiches and cool, laid back atmosphere.

Thank Rebecca N
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The beer selections and presentation are great. Pricing for beer is the highest around. We limit are visits due to the high cost. Food is good but again very over priced for what you get. To clarify again the food is good and on the...More

Thank 776ted
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We went to this little restaurant because our first three choices had long waits. We were looking for dinner before a show at the Landmark Theater, and everything was packed! This little place as practically empty when we got there, so I came in with...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My wife and I came in to Blue Tusk around 7 PM on Saturday, September 30. We had dinner reservations elsewhere for later in the evening and wanted a pre-dinner beverage. Walking through Armory Square on a chilly late September evening, Blue Tusk looked lively...More

Thank Joe H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Walton St, Syracuse, NY 13202-1224
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-472-1934
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