Monks On The Commons

Here at Monks, we embrace the communal spirit and strive to promote the best the region has to offer. Consider it our calling to create thoughtful food and drink, in a space you can share with other good and like-minded people. We hope you make it your calling to check us out, and find some respite from the pace of modern life.

The Restaurant

Monks kitchen has crafted the most soulful farm to table fare you can find this side of the Mason-Dixon line. Carefully planned, prepared and presented; the Monks dining experience is like no other in Ithaca.

The Bar

No matter your choice of beverage, Monks offers a wide range of local and national options. Cocktails crafted with a nod to tradition and a healthy dose of novelty define our bar experience.

Monks Lunch & Dinner Bite Menu:

  • Nona’s Meatballs & Braised Beef-grilled baguette, pecorino, F. Oliver’s Fresh Bright Basil Oil
  • Southern Mac + Cheese- pimento cheese, cheddar, Lively Run Chevre, Cornbread crumb
  • (Drink) Sanctuary City- Agavales Blanco Tequila, Strawberry Rhubarb Shrub, Lemon, Agave

Special Events to check out at Monks during Bite:

Enjoy LIVE MUSIC from 6-9pm on June 30th – Greg Schatz Trio will be performing on the patio!

Monks Dining Hours:

Sunday – Friday: 6:30am — 10:00pm

Saturday: 7:00am — 1:00am

Monks is located at 120 S Aurora St. (inside the Ithaca Marriott)

Click Here to Visit Monks’ Website.