The Rook


The Restaurant

Welcome to The Rook. We’re a New American restaurant in Ithaca’s West End offering a fresh take on classic flavors. Our passion for quality ingredients and classic techniques combine with a casual atmosphere to create a new dining experience that we think you’ll love.

Inspired by casual, comfortable, and thoughtful dining. We hope to add an approachable and innovative venue to the already diverse dining experiences available in Ithaca.

The Rook’s $5 Bites:

Grilled Dates – Bacon wrapped, macron almond, goat cheese, smoked honey

Marinated Summer Veggies – Puff pastry, oven dried tomatoes, asparagus, arugula

Donuts du Jour:

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The Rook’s $5 cocktail:

The Back Nine – blended scotch, iced tea, lemon, benedictine

***PRINTED PASSPORT CORRECTION – Bite of Ithaca printed in error the following line of text in the ROOK’S Listing: Taco Tuesday (Half Price Tacos), Kids Night Wednesday (Kids eat Free).  Please be advised this does not pertain to The Rook.***

The Rook’s Dining Hours:

Tuesday – Saturday: 5pm-12am

Late Night Menu: 10pm-12am

Closed Sunday & Monday

Click Here to Visit The Rook’s Website

The Rook is located at 404 W. State St in Ithaca’s West End.

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