There's nothing wrong with rice and canned beans, but sometimes the only thing that will satisfy a rumbling stomach is a heaping dish of food from your favorite restaurant. Lucky for everyone, Cortland County restaurants have stepped up and are providing comfort (in food) during these uncomfortable times.
Here are some restaurants in the county where you can still get grub.
Updated March 24 at 9 a.m. This post will be updated daily, so check back again before dinner time. Please contact email@example.com if there is a restaurant or eatery that we have missed. When in doubt, give your favorite spot a call to see what options they have available.
A ROUND PIZZA
4943 NY - 281, Cortland NY
(607) 299 - 4727
Delivery and takeout are available seven days a week. Hours are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday thru Thursday, and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
883 NY - 13, Cortland NY
(607) 756 - 2021
The carport and counter are open daily at 10:30 a.m. The full menu is available.
Offering free delivery or curbside pick - up of their entire menu, as well as beer and cocktails. Looking to feed a big family? They also offer party portions of your favorite menu items or any customizable dish you create with the tea.m.. They are also offering Build Your Own Pizza Kits for $8 - it's the perfect way to keep the kiddos entertained! Check their Facebook page for daily specials.
CENTRAL CITY BAR & GRILL
17 Central Avenue, Cortland NY
(607) 758 - 3300 / (607) 758 - 8443
Central City will be open Tuesday through Friday, 3 to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 8 p.m. for takeout, curbside drop off and delivery. Along with their full menu, beer in cans and bottles, and bottled wine are available to go. Keep tabs on their Facebook page for lunch and dinner specials.
10 Main Street, Cortland NY
(607) 756 - 5441 / Chow Taxi
All your favorites from The Community Restaurant are available from 4 to 8:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday for pick up. They can also deliver at no extra charge within the city limits. They also off some limited lunch hours - please call to confirm. In need of a beverage? They are also offering their famous Irish Coffee, Moscow Mules, Manhattans and draft beers to go.
CORTLAND BEER CO.
16 Court Street, Cortland NY
(607) 662 - 4389
Our first of two beverage locations on this list, CBC is open for takeout and curbside delivery. Call ahead with your can, growler and/or distilled spirit needs and they will bring them out to your vehicle. For local businesses or institutions in short supply of hand sanitizer, CBC will have a limited supply of bulk hand sanitizer to donate. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
DASHER'S CORNER PUB
2 N. Main Street, Homer NY
(607) 299 - 4999
Dasher's is offering its full menu and beverages for takeout and curbside pickup. Operating hours are Monday thru Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and 4 - 8 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 6 p.m.
THE DELI DOWNTOWN
54 Main Street, Cortland NY
(607) 753 - 6666 / Chow Taxi / Grubhub
The Deli Downtown's full menu is available for pick - up, delivery and contactless delivery. The deli is also offering free bagged lunches for elementary and middle school kids Monday thru Friday until April 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
DOUG'S FISH FRY
3638 West Road, Cortland NY
(607) 753 - 9184
Doug's Fish Fry is serving take out orders out of their Doug ToGo Truck in their parking lot on Route 281 to promote social distancing while still providing excellent food. Grilled items are not being offered, but the rest of their menu is available. Doug's is also offering free meals for children under the age of 12 accompanied by a parent, Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
7 Tompkins Street, Cortland NY
(607) 662 - 4226
You can get your favorites at DP Dough for take out and delivery. They are open Monday through Wednesday, 4 p.m to 4 a.m., Thursday through Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 4 a.m. and Sunday, noon to 4 a.m.
FAT JACK'S BBQ
234 Tompkins Street, Cortland NY
(607) 344 - 3777
Open for takeout and delivery via Chow Taxi Tuesday through Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
FINGER LAKES TASTING & TAP ROOM
31 Main Street, Cortland NY
(607) 344 - 3084
Our second beverage location on this list, the FLX Tasting & Tap Room has a large assortment of wine, beer, cider and spirits to go. They are also offering a FREE growler with the purchase of a 64 oz. fill (while supplies last). Doors are open Monday through Friday, 3 to 7 p.m., and Saturday from noon to 5 p.m.
GARCIA'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT
139 Main Street, Cortland NY
(607) 753-1151 / Grub Hub
Tacos, enchiladas or burritos to go? Give Garcia's Mexican Restaurant a call for take out orders or order via Grub Hub for delivery options.
82 Oswego Street, Cortland NY
Pickup and curbside delivery are available at Gator's Tavern. They will be open from 5-10 p.m., Monday through Saturday for dinner, as well as daily from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. for their '2 Slices of Pizza and a Soda Special'.
101 Main Street, Cortland NY
(607) 344-3229 / Chow Taxi
Gorgers will be open starting Monday, March 23 at the latest for takeout and delivery through Chow Taxi. They will be serving a limited menu - check their Facebook page for daily options.
GREEK PEAK MOUNTAIN RESORT
Greek Peak is offering two different options currently. The Greek Peak Community Grocery Store is set up in the lobby of Hope Lake Lodge. Bread, eggs, vegetables, sodas, beer, wine, prepared meals, chips, toilet paper, paper towels, and some sundries are available. The number of people in the lobby at one time is limited and curbside pickup is available if people do not want to go inside. Trax2Go, is a delivery and take-out meal service. Delivery is available within seven miles of Greek Peak. Customers can text the above number or can order via the above link. A limited version of the Trax menu is available. Pickup location is also at Hope Lake Lodge. Both options will be open daily from noon - 9 p.m.
107 Elm Street, Cortland NY
Green Arch will be serving take out only on Friday and Saturday. Phone lines will open at 3 p.m. for you to call and reserve your dinner and beverage - call early! There will be no specials, but the full takeout menu will be available.
Hairy Tony's full menu is being offered for curbside pick-up and door-to-door delivery. They are also offering catering for individuals who have a big family to feed. Updated hours will be Monday thru Friday from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., and 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
HOBO'S 281 BAR & GRILL
10 S. West Street, Homer NY
Hobo's 281 is making it easy for you to still enjoy their favorites. Curbside and delivery orders are available. Don't forget to add beer or wine to go with your dishes.
27 Groton Avenue, Cortland NY
The Italian classics at Hollywood Restaurant will be available for take out and delivery from 11:45 a.m. - 8 p.m., seven days a week.
157 Homer Avenue, Cortland NY
Hyde's Diner will be open for pick up or delivery only starting March 17, seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Daily specials will be listed on their Facebook page.
9 N. West Street, Homer NY
Kory's Place will be open for take out, curbside pickup and delivery, Monday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Check their Facebook page for specials and menu updates.
3940 NY Rt-281
Carryout and delivery is available at Little Caesars. Order online or through their App.
LITTLE ITALY PIZZERIA
125 S. Main Street, Homer NY
The Homer pizzeria will be open for delivery and takeout services. Check out their menu and call during their updated hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 8 p.m.
294 Tompkins Street, Cortland NY
The Italian restaurant has added curbside and door-to-door delivery options. Check out their online menu before placing your order. They will bring it to you or meet you at your car. Make-Your-Own-Mangia Kits are available for four people for only $24 - comes with meatballs, spaghetti and bread, and you choose between marinara, Alfredo or vodka sauce. They are open Tuesday through Sunday, 3 to 8 p.m.
19 Central Avenue, Cortland NY
You don't need to go without M&D Deli's delicious breakfast sandwiches, soups and specialty sandwiches. They are offering take out, curbside pickup and delivery for orders totaling $15 or more. All orders must be prepaid by credit card.
294 Tompkins Street, Cortland NY
Open for takeout Wednesday through Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m.
MIJO'S BAR & GRILL
9 W. Main Street, Marathon NY
Take out is available Thursday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
MOE'S SOUTHWEST GRILL
872 NY-13, Cortland NY
(607) 344-3058 / Chow Taxi
The Southwestern staple will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. for pickup and delivery.
THE MOUNTAIN VIEW RESTAURANT
2847 NY-13, Preble NY
The restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for takeout. Check out their Facebook page for specials.
NEW YORK BAGEL CAFE & DELI
33 Main Street, Cortland NY
Get your breakfast and lunch fix at New York Bagel Café & Deli. They will be open 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days a week.
75 Owego Street, Cortland NY
You can still get the legendary all-beef Smashpaddy's and wings from Paddy's Pub for takeout and curbside pickup. They are open Tuesday through Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 8 p.m.
41 Main Street, Cortland NY
In order to avoid crowding in their counter area, Pita Gourmet is offering call-ahead orders. They are also offering delivery to their elderly customers and individuals with underlying health issues who are reluctant to travel. They are open 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., seven days a week.
A PIZZA & MORE
104 Main Street, Cortland NY / 12 S. West Street, Homer NY
(607) 753-7527 / (607) 749-5300
They are still open for pickup and delivery.
THE PIZZA SHOP
6 E. Main Street, McGraw NY
They are still open for pickup and delivery from 4 to 8 p.m. Check out their Facebook page for daily specials.
124 Groton Avenue, Cortland NY
The pizzeria is open from daily from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. for takeout, curbside pickup and delivery.
THE RED DRAGON
222 Tompkins Street, Cortland NY
The regular menu is available for takeout Monday through Sunday from 4 to 10 p.m.
8 E. Main Street, Marathon NY
Reilly's Cafe will offer takeout only. Check their Facebook page daily for hours and menu updates.
1098 NY-222, Cortland NY
The full menu from Rex's Pasta is available for free delivery or curbside pickup. If you got many mouths to feed, they are also offering family-style portions of anything on the menu. Keep a lookout on their Facebook page for hours.
SPIEDINI'S PIZZA PARLOR
105 Main Street, Cortland NY
The full menu is available at Spiedini's Pizza Parlor for takeout and delivery. Keep tabs on their Facebook page for a list of daily specials.
STEVE & LU'S DINER
170 S. Main Street, Homer NY
The diner will be open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. for take out and delivery. Check their Facebook page for specials.
SUPER CREAM DAIRY
13 S. West Street, Homer NY
The Super Cream Dairy walk up window and drive thru are open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
THE SQUEEZE JUICE BAR
37 Main Street, Cortland NY
(646) 271-6449 / Chow Taxi
The Squeeze Juice Bar is open and offering smoothies, protein shakes and their regular food menu to go. Check their Facebook page or call to find out what is available.
THREE BEAR INN
3 Broome Street, Marathon NY
You can pickup your meal and beverage order at Three Bear Inn, or stay in your vehicle while they bring it out to you. Check their Facebook page for daily specials and menu offerings.
TRINITY VALLEY DAIRY FARM
2847 NY-13, Cortland NY
The dairy farm will be open from Thursday thru Saturday starting March 26th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pickup and curbside will be offered. You can call now to order items by appointment.
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