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The Rongovian Embassy - CLOSED

1 W Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9574
+1 607-387-3334
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (5 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“great music” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 W Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9574
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

As of August 1 the sign is still there but the place is for sale. I would double-check before planning a meal there.

Thank Lumpyspacequeen
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Burgers on untoasted bun, a bit oily. Lovely salad on the side with dressing on the side substituted with ease for the fries. My friend had the chicken enchiladas. Mushrooms therein were unexpected and she is unable to eat them. She didn't know they were...More

Thank Wallis
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This restaurant shows its 70's roots. It is a funky little place telling about the founding of Rongovia. We went there because they had music which we enjoyed. The menu is limited, mainly Mexican food. The food was good and our waitress Sarah was very...More

Thank Margie P
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Excellent burger and local music on the night we visited. Kyle was attentive and friendly and there is a very cool time line of history on the wall. Great find.

1  Thank jecoteff
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I always worry about a place whose website spends virtually all of its space talking about the past, but we decided to check it out anyway. Unfortunately, and as I thought might be the case, there seems to be a complete disconnect between what "the...More

Thank rdg11
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very unique bar and grill with great food (mostly Mexican) Very often have live music. Amazing decor.

Thank illbepackin
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The Rongovian is a local institution that has been around for years. We make a point of visiting at least once every time we are up at Lake Cayuga because it so embodies what we love about the area -- a bit of a 1960's...More

Thank Oneill009
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Only 5 entrees offered. We had 4 and none were good. Server wasn't trained. Had to leave to get her pen when she came to get our order. Service was fast and music was good but the young children being allowed to run around were...More

1  Thank George C
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The Rongo is one of those places that you find in a small town that has a history unto itself. It's a landmark place. It's been in business as a tavern (bar/restaurant/music venue) since the 1970's. The mythical country of "Rongovia" seems to be the...More

Thank Shiloh T
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The menu was full of fresh locally sourced options. I had a bowl of curry soup that was excellent. They were able to provide some delicious options for my allergy sensitive grandson. The kids were able to get up and move about without problems and...More

Thank WashedupWornout
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Restaurant Details

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US$15 - US$25
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Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 W Main St, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9574
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Trumansburg
  • Phone Number: +1 607-387-3334
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