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Top of the morning cafe

414 Trenton Ave, Utica, NY 13502-1660
+1 315-507-3141
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“home fries” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
414 Trenton Ave, Utica, NY 13502-1660
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific breakfast and lunch menu. Huge, fluffy omelets. Large open room with tables and booths. Large selection of items, reasonable prices. Servers are friendly, and efficient. Food arrives hot and service is quick. Parking in lot out front or nearby street parking. Just 3 minutes...More

Thank catheb20
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Always busy is a great sign. This place does not disappoint! Whatever time you may be hungry, don't waste your time looking for any other place. Come here and enjoy!

Thank RockinRob1
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Its a cafe, a diner. Serving the usual diner/cafe fare. But the people there are very efficient and friendly making you feel at home. The portion size are huge for what you pay! Food is tasty even though it is the usual cafe fare. They...More

Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We go here often and the food is always great! The prices are reasonable too. Will definitely be back.

Thank NY-24-RS
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

On our way to Albany my husband and I stopped by this quaint restaurant. Very good food. I was in the mood for breakfast and my husband for lunch. I'm had the most delicious pumpkin pancakes with coffee and my hubby had a turkey melt...More

Thank Adunn77
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We were on our way to a wedding in Old Forge NY and found this quaint diner with good reviews on TripAdvisor The food was just delicious! I never heard of cooked "greens" before for a topping on burgers. It's sautéed romaine lettuce with lotsa...More

Thank Diana Z
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Copious cups of delicious coffee; the service was quick and the serving sizes were huge! We were catching a morning train and had plenty of time for everything.

Thank K4Pacific
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Went here on a Saturday morning around 11:00 AM and got the last two seats available. Mentioned to the waitress about how busy it was and she said that there's usually a line out the door! Food is great, had a short stack of pancakes...More

Thank the_nomad1969
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Our breakfast was top notch! The eggs were cooked perfectly. Everything about it was superb. Wait staff was friendly and attentive.

Thank Zachary S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews expected more. Breakfast was sub-par and nothing special. Dining room was also pretty dingy and a bit dirty.

Thank Mara R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Trenton Ave, Utica, NY 13502-1660
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-507-3141
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