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The Restaurant at Benn Conger Inn

206 W Cortland St, Groton, NY 13073-1008
+1 607-898-5817
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
15 Jun 2018
“Benn Conger is a hidden gem”
8 Oct 2017
“Great food and atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
206 W Cortland St, Groton, NY 13073-1008
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

This past weekend I had the pleasure of celebrating my Son's Graduation from Cornell. The Benn Conger Inn provided a great venue for this celebration. The location is close but far enough from the madding crowd of Ithaca Graduation Weekend. The owner greeted us at...More

2  Thank yumu
Reviewed 31 May 2013

What an outstanding experience. First of all, it was my girlfriends birthday last weekend. I had forgoten it was graduation weekend and tried to make reservations. I was told they were booked solid. I explained to the owner that it was my girlfriends birthday and...More

1  Thank jperki1
Reviewed 30 May 2013

My boyfriend surprised me with dinner at the Benn Conger for my birthday. It was graduation weekend and they were booked, but they squeezed us in. The staff was wonderful and the food was delicious! I'm looking forward to another dinner at the Benn Conger!

1  Thank Erin E
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This is my first review ever. Usually I read trip advisor before we dine out. However, this time I felt compelled to write this review to let the readers know the truth about this restaurant. Our son was graduating from college on Sunday ,so to...More

2  Thank baseballmom3_13
goodcomments, Owner at The Restaurant at Benn Conger Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2013

This is our 9th Cornell Graduation Weekend. Every year we take pride and time in formulating a special Menu for our Graduates and Family. While we acknowlege that everyone's taste pallats are different; we try to provide a well rounded menu for this occasion. This...More

Reviewed 21 May 2013

While Benn Conger has always been the place for my husband and I to share important occasions, our daughter recently held a party there. It was fantastic. The private room was nicely decorated, the meal was excellent, and, as usual, Peter, Doug, and the waitstaff...More

1  Thank Christine W
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Breakfast was included with the suite. Peter prepared a Quche so fluffy and light, each morsel of sausage and bacon deliciously tempting you to have more. At dinner we were presented with Prime Rib cooked perfectly, Bacon wrapped Pork Medallions and an appetizer of Shrimp...More

Thank Yoli441
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We ate dinner at the restaurant prior to my son's graduation the next day. I chose this place because I wanted something special to commemorate my son's achievement. The place is beautiful, and when we walked in, it was very nicely decorated for various graduation...More

6  Thank VivSpa
goodcomments, Owner at The Restaurant at Benn Conger Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2013

At the Benn Conger Inn we always welcome comments and aim to constantly improve. We always try to correct any problems at the time of service and not after the fact. We sincerely appoligize for the disappointment, but it confuses us with the amount of...More

Reviewed 20 May 2013

We had a wonderful experience at the Benn Conger yet again, this time celebrating our granddaughter's graduation from Cayuga Community College. Despite the fact that the electricity was off in the village of Groton, the staff welcomed all their guests and served them graciously -...More

1  Thank Pat G
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Surprised my wife with dinner and a room at the Inn. Most gracious hosts, excellent food, clean and comfortable rooms.. We were treated to a full tour of the Inn after enjoying a very nice breakfast. Treated like family,Doug , Peter and their staff are...More

1  Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 15 April 2013

The Benn Conger Inn strikes just the right balance of elegance and comfort. We enjoyed a gourmet luncheon for an amazingly reasonable rate. The Inn has been renovated tastefully from the wood floors to period artwork, to glass doorknobs and is a gorgeous historic setting...More

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Response from Pat G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about pets either, but I do know that they are closed until mid February.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 W Cortland St, Groton, NY 13073-1008
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Groton
  • Phone Number: +1 607-898-5817
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