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Nana's Japanese Cafe

56 N Main St, Alfred, NY 14802-1011
+1 607-587-8335
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
21 Dec 2017
“I love Nana's!”
13 Jul 2017
“Japanese gem in western New York”
Closes in 7 min
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
56 N Main St, Alfred, NY 14802-1011
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Among the few options for eat out in the village of Alfred we heard that Nana's Cafe was good. Nana, Japonese or with Japanese background is directing the kitchen. The kitchen has not a fan or ventilation and the place was full of smog and...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I love going to Nana's for Lunch and try to arrive by 11:30 to beat the rush. The food is great and prices are fair.

1  Thank 239pete
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Not your typical sushi bar, but lovely Japanese eclectic dishes made from fresh ingredients. Wide ranging menu that caters to all dietary considerations. The daily bentos are large and satisfying. The tofu sandwiches are my favorite. Closed a couple of times a year when students...More

1  Thank goodrichy
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I love the bento boxes, especially on Wednesday with the tofu spinach bento. You will want to get there before noon or call your order in early. Very busy during regular lunch times but the food is worth it!

1  Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Very reasonable prices, terrific owners, charming and engaging atmosphere. This is a favorite place for college students, professors, community members and guests to have bento lunches and many other authentic Japanese cuisine

1  Thank captainsteve2015
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Love this place. The food is delicious and nutritious and fresh!! Unfortunately, it is small and popular. There is a long wait at at 12:30 lunch hour, but you can call ahead and wait maybe 15-20 minutes in line instead of much longer. You can...More

1  Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The food is great, within a limited range of vegetarian dishes, noodles, and soups. Authentically seasoned and imaginatively prepared, it represents Japanese cuisine very well to an audience of Alfred University students and faculty. The atmosphere is also warm, inviting, and ultra relaxed. No one...More

1  Thank Charedm
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Nana's cafe has been owned by Japanese's housewife who live in Alfred neighbor area for many years. She serves authentic Japanse food with various option ie. Organics, Gluten-free as well as fusion styles. Thanks for her dedication and passion of making food, Alfredian could taste...More

1  Thank Muimae
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Nana's is authentic Japanese food served in a relative hold-in-the-wall establishment. Don't let that deter you! The best food in Alfred, IMHO and the cafe is quaint. For such a tiny place there is a full menu. Nana's is only open for lunch, but if...More

1  Thank Icemaidenq
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Nanas is by far the best food in town. Employing a friendly staff of college students nana manages to consistently turn out high quality/low cost food that is both delicious and healthy.

1  Thank Graham B
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 N Main St, Alfred, NY 14802-1011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Alfred
  • Phone Number: +1 607-587-8335
Right outside of Alfred College. A jem in the middle of nowhere. Can't believe you haven't ID'd it yet.
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