A Tour Guide to Syracuse
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

9.5
246 W Willow St (at N Franklin St), Syracuse, NY
BBQ Joint · Downtown Syracuse · 240 tips and reviews

VisitSyracuseVisitSyracuse: Recently voted Best BBQ in America by ABC’s “Good Morning America Weekend” viewers, the original Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is a Syracuse landmark. Don’t leave without trying the Wango Tango BBQ Sauce!

Armory Square is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

2. Armory Square

8.9
325 S Clinton St, Syracuse, NY
Plaza · 22 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: A trendy spot for shopping, dining and nightlife. It's the place to be. It's easily walkable and a leisurely browse is half the fun.

Clinton Square is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

3. Clinton Square

8.4
2 S Clinton Sq, Syracuse, NY
Plaza · 17 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: See the beautiful buildings of "old Syracuse" that surround this historic square which is filled with festivals all summer long and ice skating in the winter.

Syracuse University is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

4. Syracuse University

900 S Crouse Ave, Syracuse, NY
University · 31 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Swing by campus to see the Hall of Languages, which inspired the design of the movie version of "The Adams Family" home. Don't forget to kiss your sweetie on the Kissing Bench either!

Carrier Dome is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

5. Carrier Dome

9.3
900 Irving Ave (at Syracuse University), Syracuse, NY
College Football Field · 106 tips and reviews

VisitSyracuseVisitSyracuse: Home to Syracuse University basketball, football & lacrosse teams; "The Loudhouse" is the largest domed stadium in the Northeast & largest on-campus basketball arena, seating 50,000. Read more.

Insomnia Cookies is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

6. Insomnia Cookies

8.6
123 Marshall St (Btw S. Crouse St. & University Ave.), Syracuse, NY
Dessert Shop · 20 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Get some warm baked goodness at any time here. The only thing you have to be careful of is that they deliver! Dangerous ;)

Green Lakes State Park is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

7. Green Lakes State Park

9.2
7900 Green Lakes Rd, Fayetteville, NY
Park · 33 tips and reviews

Kelly L.Kelly L: One of my favorite places year-round, but a great place to take a walk in the fall ~ make sure to walk Round Lake, which is right behind Green Lake. Dog-friendly park :)

Beaver Lake Nature Center is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

8. Beaver Lake Nature Center

8.2
8477 E Mud Lake Rd, Baldwinsville, NY
Park · 12 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Visit the Golden Harvest Festival in Sept. Fresh donuts, cider, free canoeing, crafts, music. So much fun!

Blue Tusk is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

9. Blue Tusk

8.7
165 Walton St (btwn S Franklin & S Clinton St), Syracuse, NY
Pub · 71 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: The largest rotating selection of draught pulls in Syracuse. Pair it with one of their delicious sandwiches for a great lunchtime spot.

Biscotti Cafe & Gelateria is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

10. Biscotti Cafe & Gelateria

7.8
741 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY
Bakery · 13 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Stop into this bakery in Syracuse's Little Italy district. A cannoli may be your cup of tea, but The Godfather Sandwich & a pastachotte is pure heaven.

Destiny USA is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

11. Destiny USA

8.3
9090 Destiny, Syracuse, NY
Theme Park · 138 tips and reviews

VisitSyracuseVisitSyracuse: With over 170 specialty shops, 6 major department stores, 5 full-service restaurants, a vintage carousel & a 19-screen movie complex, Carousel is CNY's top shopping destination.

Varsity Pizza is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

12. Varsity Pizza

9.2
802 S Crouse Ave, Syracuse, NY
Pizza Place · University Hill, Syracuse, NY · 71 tips and reviews

Syracuse UniversitySyracuse University: Varsity has been a landmark on the SU campus for more than 80 years. It's a favorite spot for SU fans to share their #OrangeSpirit before games. Read more.

Rarely Done Productions is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

13. Rarely Done Productions

6.5
441 E Washington St (Townsend), Syracuse, NY
Performing Arts Venue · Downtown Syracuse · 2 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: See cutting edge local theatre in this intimate little venue.

Anyela's Vineyard is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

14. Anyela's Vineyard

8.7
2433 W Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY
Winery · 12 tips and reviews

VisitSyracuseVisitSyracuse: A true treasure, Anyela's Vineyards sits hillside high above Skaneateles Lake. Sample a wide variety of fabulous wines and enjoy the spectacular and breathtaking view.

Rudy's Lakeside Drive-In is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

15. Rudy's Lakeside Drive-In

8.6
78 County Route 89 (at Fred Haynes Blvd), Oswego, NY
Seafood Restaurant · 29 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Take in a gorgeous Lake Ontario sunset while having some delicious fish and chips on a summer night.

Armory Massage Therapy is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

16. Armory Massage Therapy

8.4
327 W Fayette St Ste 100, Syracuse, NY
Massage Studio · 9 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Grab a massage at one of the best little spots in downtown Syracuse. The owner Melissa is simply a doll!

Sakana-Ya Sushi Bar is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

17. Sakana-Ya Sushi Bar

8.1
215 Walton St, Syracuse, NY
Sushi Restaurant · 34 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Experience the sushi train! Food always tastes better when you get to choose it off a conveyor belt right? Half price Mondays can get packed!

Empire Brewing Company is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

18. Empire Brewing Company

9.0
120 Walton St (Between S. Franklin St. & S. Clinton St.), Syracuse, NY
Brewery · 138 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Hit up this local brewpub spot for their infamous Blues Brunch on Sundays. Delicious breakfast pizza and live music!

MoST - Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

19. MoST - Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology

8.3
500 S Franklin St (at W Jefferson St), Syracuse, NY
Science Museum · 19 tips and reviews

VisitSyracuseVisitSyracuse: Hands-on exhibits, planetarium shows & lively science demonstrations make this a can't-miss attraction. Home to the only domed IMAX theater in Upstate NY!

Lune Chocolat is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

20. Lune Chocolat

8.5
4675 Brickyard Falls Rd (Sno Top Plaza), Manlius, NY
Snack Place · 7 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: If you have a serious sweet tooth, stop by this local chocolatier's shop! The peanut butter hedgies are a popular choice, but the honey & lavender bites are this shop's hidden treasure.

Pastabilities is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

21. Pastabilities

9.2
311 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY
Italian Restaurant · 90 tips and reviews

Erin M.Erin Mulrooney: The spicy tomato oil is the best thing on the menu.

Landmark Theatre is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

22. Landmark Theatre

8.9
362 South Salina Street, Syracuse, NY
Theater · Downtown Syracuse · 21 tips and reviews

Syracuse UniversitySyracuse University: Historic theater built in 1928, once home to silent films now hosts concerts, movies and a popular ghost tour.

Heid's Of Liverpool is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

23. Heid's Of Liverpool

9.0
305 Oswego St (Onondaga Lake Pkwy.), Liverpool, NY
Hot Dog Joint · 37 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: A red and a white do the trick at this Syracuse landmark. Heid's has been serving up the best since 1917. Seen on Man Vs. Food!

Wegmans is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

24. Wegmans

9.2
6789 E Genesee St, Fayetteville, NY
Grocery Store · 97 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: While there are many Wegmans stores in the area, this one is the big daddy of them all. Do some food shopping, eat some lunch in the giant dining area...you may never leave ;)

Rosamond Gifford Zoo is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

25. Rosamond Gifford Zoo

9.1
1 Conservation Place (at S Wilbur Ave), Syracuse, NY
Zoo · 32 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: A great little zoo with a new elephant exhibit, super friendly penguins, and adorable baby tigers :)

Bittersweet is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

26. Bittersweet

7.8
121 W Fayette St (btw Salina & Clinton), Syracuse, NY
Wine Bar · Downtown Syracuse · 24 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Have a night of decadence with a glass of wine & a divine dessert. Oh you wanted dinner too? Try the delicious Maria, Maria Panini.

Roji Tea Lounge is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

27. Roji Tea Lounge

8.6
108 E Washington St, Syracuse, NY
Lounge · Downtown Syracuse · 26 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Relax in this super chill tea lounge. Everything from chai to bubble tea on the menu. If you really want to see a tea presentation, order the Iron Buddha.

Nick's Tomato Pie is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

28. Nick's Tomato Pie

7.5
109 Walton St, Syracuse, NY
Pizza Place · 12 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: The ultimate in late night pizza. These pie slingers have fun with the crowds and don't even flinch when you stumble up to the counter ;)

Everson Museum of Art is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

29. Everson Museum of Art

8.0
401 Harrison St (S State St), Syracuse, NY
Art Museum · Downtown Syracuse · 13 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: A nice little art museum with great rotating exhibits and free Wednesday morning concerts. My favorite are the lorelei vases! See if you can find them :)

Pasta's Daily Bread is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

30. Pasta's Daily Bread

8.2
308 S Franklin St, Syracuse, NY
Bakery · 9 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: For carb hounds, a fresh hot loaf of stretch bread and a container of spicy tomato oil can make for a fabulous picnic.

Provisions is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

31. Provisions

7.6
216 Walton St, Syracuse, NY
Bakery · 6 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Grab a light sandwich or if your sweet tooth is bothering you, satisfy it with one of their oversized chocolate chip cookies!

Sweet On Chocolate is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

32. Sweet On Chocolate

208 Walton St, Syracuse, NY
Dessert Shop · 3 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: Don't worry about stopping in for some of the best turtles in town, you can always make a few laps around the square to walk it off ;)

Pascale Bake House is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

33. Pascale Bake House

8.2
210 Brooklea Dr, Fayetteville, NY
Bakery · 12 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: A great place for a little lunch and definitely some sweet treats! They also serve Starbucks coffee and make wedding cakes. Such a great little bake shop!

Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

34. Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro

201 S Salina St (at E Washington St), Syracuse, NY
Comedy Club · Downtown Syracuse · 11 tips and reviews
Beak And Skiff Apple Farm is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

35. Beak And Skiff Apple Farm

8.8
4472 Cherry Valley Turnpike, LaFayette, NY
Farm · 36 tips and reviews

SunnySunny: All the fun of fall happens here, from getting trucked out into the orchard to pick your own apples, an apple tasting room, activities for kids, vodka distillery AND winery!

Ironwood is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

36. Ironwood

8.5
145 E Seneca St (Wesley St.), Manlius, NY
Restaurant · 18 tips and reviews
Darwin is one of A Tour Guide to Syracuse.

37. Darwin

8.9
211 N Clinton St, Syracuse, NY
Sandwich Place · Downtown Syracuse · 22 tips and reviews