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Babe's Macaroni Grill & Bar

) #26 of 152 Restaurants in Utica $$ - $$$ Italian, American,
80 N Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502-2527
+1 315-735-0777
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
80 N Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502-2527
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Utica where do you go? Well Babe's sports bar was conveniently located across the street from my hotel. So Babe's it is. I was hungry after a day filled of travel delays. My husband and I decided to come here for wings and...More

Thank Apanda8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be one of my favorite spots to get a buffalo chicken salad. Unfortunately, the last few times have been very disappointing. The quantity of salad has noticeably decreased and the chicken looked like it was reheated. Now it is possible other dishes...More

Thank Travel-in-excess58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice traditional food but nothing really different or exciting. The service was actually the defining characteristic as it was very good and flexible. The food just didn't cut it for me, even as plain and boring as chicken and chips can be!

Thank welovesunshine2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the chicken riggies offering, a popular utica dish, with a special request for additional spice. The meal was was not bad at all and came hot. The chicken were cut into cubes and mixed into the pasta. The food was also accompanied by either...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great food, as always. Fast service, fast seating. Good family atmosphere. Chicken Riggis are always great, my favorite. Servers are always friendly.

Thank paula79282
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend took me here for dinner. The braided bread was delicious. I ordered the ravioli. It came with a salad. I was very happy that they used iceberg lettuce. The ravioli was very tasty. My boyfriend got ribs which he enjoyed. We got Cheesecake...More

Thank shannalee29_NY
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We arrived late at night after a long drive. Atmosphere is a bit over the hill in terms of decor. But, the staff is friendly and accommodating. The 2 college kids in my group opted for a burger and a turkey wrap respectively . ....More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had a party of 12 on a Saturday night.. we were quickly seated and our food was out quickly. Good kids meal menus! I suggest chicken or shrimp riggies! Great treat .. waitress was pleasant and helpful. No complaints ..

Thank luvstj04
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We used to go here quite often for lunch and dinner, business meetings, etc. and really never had a bad meal, but for some reason lately, we'd been overlooking it, perhaps due to the "chain restaurant - typical American food" feel. A month or so...More

Thank tapper54
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Myself, my son and my vegetarian granddaughter went to Babe's for dinner. The waitress was okay and the place was clean. The food was terrible. My granddaughter had fettuccini Alfredo and I had the herb chicken with mushrooms and peas in Alfredo sauce. The sauce...More

Thank kathleenn253
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kathy R
I want to see the dinner menu.
17 September 2015|
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Response from Bob F | Reviewed this property |
Babes menu is great, they are having a special right now
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 N Genesee St, Utica, NY 13502-2527
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-735-0777
  • E-mail
Babe's Macaroni Grill & Bar is located less then a half mile south of Interstate 90. We are open from 11:00am - 12:00am daily. At Babe's we have a very large dining room and a separate bar area. We offer our lunch and dinner menu all day available for eat in or takeout. We have indoor and outdoor seating available. At Babe's we seat over 300 and we welcome reservations.
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