We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Blue Mingo Grill

6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
+1 607-547-7496
Website
Share
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (46 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“potstickers” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6098 State Route 80, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-2507
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (510)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 510 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

It's just a short ride from town and don't be turned back because of parking. Just be patient and find a place to park. It has a shop of good quality items. The best part is eating lunch or dinner and looking out on the...More

Thank carliesstuff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t waste your money quality was horrible and they refused to even open up communication about our experience. I had called three times, wrote an email, and tried to communicate via Facebook to no avail. Below is my attempt at communication with them. You be...More

Thank OnAir40517234654
Reviewed 7 October 2018

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 5 October 2018

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 17 September 2018

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 11 September 2018

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 WilfridL646
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 28 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
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 hotels in Cooperstown
Terrace Motor Inn
110 reviews
2.54 km away
Lake Front Hotel
339 reviews
3.02 km away
The Otesaga Resort Hotel
746 reviews
3.14 km away
The Cooper Inn
308 reviews
3.42 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Stagecoach Coffee
455 reviews
3.48 km away
Nicoletta's Italian Cafe
613 reviews
3.52 km away
Mel's at 22
849 reviews
3.54 km away
Toscana Italian Fusion & Grill
373 reviews
3.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
3,304 reviews
3.57 km away
Fenimore Art Museum
599 reviews
1.99 km away
Otsego Lake
378 reviews
3.41 km away
The Farmers' Museum
550 reviews
1.92 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Billbelle
3 June 2015|
Answer
Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Casual attire is fine for dinner. Many guests arrive by boat in shorts.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing