The Cellar Restaurant at 196 Front St Owego, NY 13827

Phone: (607) 687-2016

Address: 196 Front St Owego, NY 13827

Starters & Small Plates

Smoked Salmon
$13

house brined and smoked, served with crackers and horseradish caper cream

Baked Brie
$9

in filo with apricot chutney and crackers

Cellar Potato
$4.5

twice baked with boursin, cheddar, bacon, mushrooms & onions

Artisan Bread Full Loaf with Bottled House Herb Oil
$15

Chicken Tenders
$7

with five flavor sauce or ranch dip

Fried Mac & Cheese
$6

with jalapeno blackberry jam

Fried Pickles Spears
$4

with ranch

Rueben Balls
$8

with homemade Guinness mustard or thousand island

Salads

Buy a bottle of dressing: Harvest, Ranch, Ginger, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Caesar - $6, Bleu Cheese - $8

House
$7

mixed greens, walnuts, cheddar cheese, dried cranberries and harvest dressing

Caesar
$7

romaine tossed with imported Pecorino Romano cheese, croutons and Caesar dressing

Garden
$7

mixed greens and vegetables with your choice of homemade dressing

Sesame Seed Encrusted Ahi Tuna
$15

seared rare, on mixed greens, with wasabi infused goat cheese, wonton strips, and ginger dressing

Sandwiches, Burgers & BBQ

Our burgers feature house pattied, charbroiled 8oz choice ground chuck. Served with lettuce, tomato, & onion

Philly Cheese Steak
$13

sliced steak, served with sautéed peppers, onions, and cooper cheese on a steak roll

Smoked Pastrami
$11.5

smoked in house with melted swiss cheese and Dijon mustard served on grilled rye

Popeye's Smoked Turkey
$11.5

smoked in house served with spinach, tomato, bacon & 1000 island on wheat

Smoked Turkey Cuban
$11.5

smoked turkey, ham, swiss, pickles, Dijon mustard on a ciabatta roll

Pulled Pork Sandwich
$10

smoked and slow roasted pulled pork with house BBQ on a roll with a side of coleslaw

1/2 Rack of Ribs
$15

smoked and slow roasted pork ribs in house BBQ sauce served with a side of coleslaw

Burgers - Sides

All Burgers, Sandwiches, and BBQ Come with a Side

French Fries

Homemade Baked Mac & Cheese

BBQ Baked Beans

Cellar Burgers

BBQ
$14

sautéed onions w/ BBQ sauce

Bleu
$14

sautéed mushrooms and onions

Big Island
$13

Cheddar Cheese and Bacon

Dinners

Add a side salad to any dinner $3. Watch for different specials every week!

Pork Loin
$23

10oz pork loin grilled and served with balsamic maple glaze

Salmon
$23

Charbroiled Faroe Island Salmon served with a compound herb butter

Chicken Special

We will be happy to describe the special for you

Shrimp Scampi
$23

Baked with garlic & herbs and served over linguine with broccoli

Featured Items

New York Strip
$28

A 12oz hand cut New York Strip, charbroiled to your liking

Cellar Cut Filet Mignon
$30

8oz of our hand cut, lightly seasoned steak charbroiled to your liking with Bourbon BBQ

Gillette
$4

Bleu cheese peppercorn butter and on a bed of red pepper pesto

Smothered
$4

Sautéed mushrooms, peppers, and onions

Shrimp Milanese
$7

Sautéed shrimp with our house herb oil

Main

Smoked Salmon Bagel
$7

House smoked salmon and cream cheese on a bagel

Chicken Fried Steak
$11

Tender pork, served with white gravy and French Fries

House Made Corned Beef Hash
$11

Baked in a skillet topped with two eggs. Served with your choice of toast

Bob's Favorite Spanish Omelet
$10

Stuffed with ham, cheese, peppers and onions, topped with salsa. Served with your choice of toast and home fries

Mediterranean Omelet
$10

Stuffed with sautéed fresh spinach, feta cheese, diced tomato and basil. Served with your choice of toast and home fries

Bacado Omelet
$10

Stuffed with bacon, avocado and cheddar cheese. Served with your choice of toast and home fries

Breakfast Pizza
$10

Mozzarella, scrambled eggs, sautéed sausage, peppers, onions, topped with cheddar cheese

Smokin' Spicy Wrap
$9

Scrambled eggs, ham, bacon and cheese spiced up and rolled in a tortilla

Big Island Burger
$13

8 oz choice ground chuck with lettuce, tomato, onion, thick cut smoked bacon & cheddar cheese served with French Fries

Philly Cheese Steak
$13

Sliced steak, served with sautéed peppers, onions, and cooper cheese on an artisan baguette roll with French Fries

Smoked Pastrami
$11.5

Smoked in house with melted swiss cheese and Dijon mustard served on grilled rye

From the Archives

Popeye's Smoked Turkey
$11.5

Smoked in house served with spinach, tomato, bacon & 1000 island on wheat served with French Fries

Ham & Cheese Croissant
$11.5

Ham, cooper cheese, tomato, boursin served with French Fries

Sunday Brunch Box

$35. Must be ordered by 12 noon on Saturday! We Expect This Will Feed Two People, Probably More! Includes:

3 Mini Danish

One of each kind: Blueberry, Mascarpone Cheese, Apple

9" Broccoli Quiche

Bagel (2)

With Smoked Salmon, Veggie Cream Cheese, Cream Cheese

Sunday Brunch Box Choices

Choose One

Corn Beef Hash

Sausage Biscuits and Gravy

(2) 6 oz NY Strips

Just Add $10

Starters & Small Plates

French Onion Soup
$5.95

Baked Brie
$8.95

in filo with apricot chutney

Cellar Potato
$4.5

twice baked with boursin, cheddar, bacon, mushrooms, & onions

Basket of Sweet Potato Fries
$5.95

with honey mustard

Fried Pickle Spears
$5.95

with housemade ranch

Artisan Bread and House Herb Oil
$6

fresh baked

Chicken Tenders
$6.95

with Five Flavor sauce or Ranch dip

Reuben Balls
$9.95

with homemade Guinness mustard or 1000 Island

Fried Mac & Cheese
$6.95

with jalapeño blackberry jam

Cellar Sampler
$13.95

Chicken Fingers, Reuben Balls, and Fried Mac & Cheese with dipping sauces

Portobello Fritters
$9.95

with Chipotle Aioli

Lobster Mac and Cheese
$13.95

Giant Soft Pretzel
$9.95

Served with jalapeño cheese sauce & homemade Guinness mustard

Artisan Cheese Flatbread Pizza

Vegetarian
$12.95

Spanish manchego cheese, asparagus, artichokes, & roasted red peppers

Buffalo CBR
$12.95

Crispy Buffalo chicken, bacon, mozzarella cheese, & ranch

Seafood
$12.95

white garlic, herb Havarti cheese, spinach, & shrimp

Smoked Goat Cheese
$12.95

sautéed leeks & bacon

Seafood Starters

Grilled Marinated Ahi Tuna
$12.95

seared rare on a coconut rice cake with wasabi cream and ginger cilantro pesto

Teriyaki Scallops
$13.95

Baked with bacon and glazed with homemade teriyaki sauce

Prosciutto Wrapped Shrimp
$13.95

with sage butter and crisped gnocchi

Smoked Salmon
$13.95

House brined and smoked, served with crackers or cucumber slices, and horseradish caper cream

Mussels
$11.95

steamed in white wine & garlic with grilled baguette

Seafood Cakes
$12.95

Our own recipe of sweet crab meat and shrimp cakes, panko breaded, served with lemon aioli and cilantro ginger pesto

Seafood Platter
$19.5

2 Prosciutto Wrapped Shrimp and gnocchi, 2 Pan Seared Scallops with a jalepeno cream sauce, and a Seafood Cake with lemon aioli

Cellar Burgers

Our burgers are house pattied, charbroiled 8 oz. choice ground chuck. Served with lettuce, tomato, & onions. Optional: horm0ne antibiotic free Turkey Burger

Big Island
$12.95

Thick cut bacon & cheddar cheese

Bleu
$13.95

Melted bleu cheese, thick cut bacon, sautéed mushrooms, and onions

BBQ
$12.95

Sautéed onions, melted cheddar, thick cut bacon, smothered in a homemade BBQ sauce

The AM Burger
$13.95

Sliced ham, thick cut bacon, cheddar cheese, smoked ketchup, topped with a fried egg

Southwest Burger
$12.95

Ground chuck mixed in-house with jalapeños, salsa, and spices. Topped with cheddar cheese, thick cut bacon, and chipotle aioli

Cellar Sandwiches

Philly Cheese Steak
$12.95

Thinly sliced steak, served with sautéed peppers, onions, and cooper cheese on a steak roll

Fried Chicken Sandwich
$12.95

House breaded and fried chicken breast, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and spicy aioli on ciabatta

Bob's Smokin Selections

Smoked Pastrami
$11.95

Smoked in-house with melted swiss cheese and dijon mustard served on grilled rye

Popeye's Smoked Turkey
$11.95

Smoked in-house, served with spinach, tomato, bacon, and 1000 Island on grilled wheat

Smoked Turkey Cuban
$11.95

Smoked turkey, ham, swiss cheese, pickles, and dijon mustard pressed within a ciabatta roll

1/2 Rack of Ribs
$14.95

Smoked and slow roasted pork ribs in house BBQ sauce served with a side of coleslaw

Pulled Pork Sandwhich
$9.95

Smoked and slow roasted pulled pork with house BBQ sauce on a roll with a side of coleslaw

Celli Deli Slider Trio
$13.95

Smoked turkey slider, pastrami slider, and pulled pork slider with a side of coleslaw

Sides

All Burgers, Sandwiches, and BBQ Come with a Side

French Fries

Coleslaw

Bob's Potato Salad

Sweet Potato Fries

+$1

BBQ Baked Beans

+$1

Homemade Baked Mac & Cheese

+$1

Cellar Classics

Add a House, Garden, or Caesar salad to any entree $3. All chicken on our menu is hormone and antibiotic free

Harvest Pork Chop
$22.95

A 10 oz. pork loin grilled and served Dressed up for the season – Chef's special With Balsamic Local Maple Glaze

Breast of Duck
$27.95

Seared crisp duck breast served medium rare with sweet dried cherry sauce

Mediterranean Chicken
$21.95

Sautéed chicken breast topped with local goat cheese, basil pesto, fresh diced tomato, red onion, and balsamic reduction

Chicken Bartolucci
$23.95

Egg-battered sautéed chicken breast, baked with spinach ricotta cheese, white wine tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese

Chicken Oscar
$27.95

Sautéed chicken breast topped with fresh asparagus, sweet crabmeat, and hand-whisked hollandaise sauce

Chicken Marsala
$21.95

Sautéed chicken breast and mushrooms in a Marsala wine sauce over pasta

Authentic Preparation

Enjoy the authentic preparation of two traditional 19th Century original recipes

Lobster Thermidor
$33.95

8 oz sweet, cold water lobster tail removed from the shell, chunked, sautéed in sherry cream sauce and finished with Swiss cheese

Beef Wellington
$33.95

Filet mignon with sliced imported prosciutto ham, pate forestiere, baked in puff pastry, and served on Bordelaise sauce

Vegetarian and Salads

All of our dressings are Homemade and Gluten-Free. Bleu Cheese, 1000 Island, Ranch, Chi potle Ranch, Harvest, Caesar, Bacon, Vidalia Vinaigrette, Creamy Garlic, Ginger

Feta Pasta
$14.95

Penne tossed with spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, and lemon marinated feta cheese

Ravioli Special

Your server will be happy to describe our ravioli special!

House
$8.95

mixed greens, walnuts, cheddar cheese, dried cranberries, and harvest dressing

Garden
$7.95

mixed greens and vegetables, with your choice of homemade dressing

Caesar
$8.95

romaine tossed with imported Pecorino Romano cheese, croutons, and Caesar dressing

Spinach
$9.95

bacon, mushrooms, and hard boiled egg topped with warm homemade bacon dressing

Sesame Seed Encrusted Ahi Tuna
$16.95

seared rare, on mixed greens, with wasabi infused goat cheese, wonton stri ps, and ginger dressing

Vegetarian and Salads - Additions

Chicken (6 oz)
$6

Sautéed Portobello
$4

Shrimp (5)
$8

Filet (4 oz)
$12

Surf and Turf

All pasta can be substituted for zucchini spirals (Zoodles) add $5

The Fresh Catch

Your server will be happy to describe our catch of the day! When purchasing seafood, we consider long-term vitality of harvested species and the well being of the oceans

Salmon
$22.95

Charbroiled Faroe Island Salmon served with a compound herb butter

Seafood Czarina
$28.95

A delectable combination of scallops, shrimp, and lobster tail sautéed in a spicy cream sauce, served over pasta. Also available with homemade marinara

Pan Seared Sea Scallops
$27.95

On a bed of jalapeno cream, garnished with wilted sautéed spinach. Half Portion: served with vegetable du jour

Lobster Tail
$23.95

6 oz. sweet, cold water tail served with drawn butter

Petite Surf & Turf
$28.95

4 oz. Gillette Filet Mignon and your choice of one small plate seafood selection

Featured Items

Add a lobster tail to any steak $20

New York Strip
$27.95

Traditional: A 12 oz. hand cut New York Strip, charbroiled to your liking

The Cellar Cut Filet Mignon
$29.95

Traditional: Eight ounces of our hand-cut, lightly seasoned steak, charbroiled and served with a side of Bourbon Barbeque sauce. Half Portion: served with potato du jour

Cellar Signature Styles

Gillette
$5

Served with bleu cheese peppercorn butter, and on a bed of fresh red pepper pesto

Smothered
$4

Sautéed mushrooms, peppers, and onions

Shrimp Milanese
$8

Sautéed shrimp served with our house herb infused virgin olive oil

Oscar
$13

Fresh steamed asparagus, sweet jumbo crab, and hand-whisked hollandaise sauce

Whiskey
$5

Pan seared steak with a housemade to order mustard whiskey sauce

Main

From Scratch Danish
$3

Cheese, Blueberry, or Apple Get yours before they're gone!

3 Eggs, Any Style*
$6.95

Served with toast, bacon, and homefries

Baked Eggs*
$9.95

Spicy red sauce with peppers and cheese topped with two eggs over homefries, and baked in a skillet

House Made Corned Beef Hash*
$10.95

Baked in a skillet, topped with two eggs. Served with toast

Breakfast Pizza
$12.95

Mozzarella, scrambled eggs, sautéed sausage, peppers, onions, topped with cheddar cheese

Breakfast Sandwich
$7.95

Bacon or Sausage, egg and cheese on an everything bagel, served with homefries

Smokin' Spicy Wrap
$8.95

Scrambled eggs, ham, bacon, and cheese spiced up and rolled in a tortilla

Bob's Favorite Spanish Omelet*
$9.95

Stuffed with ham, cheese, peppers and onions, topped with salsa

Mediterranean Omelet*
$8.95

Stuffed with sautéed fresh spinach, feta cheese, diced tomato and basil

Bacado Omelet*
$9.95

Stuffed with bacon, avocado, and cheddar cheese

Chicken Fried Steak
$10.95

Tender pork, served with white gravy and french fries

Sausage, Biscuit, and Gravy
$10.95

Fluffy buttermilk biscuit, smothered in homemade sausage gravy

Steak & Eggs*
$17.95

4 oz. filet mignon and two eggs any style served with toast and homefries

Filet Mignon and Lobster Hash
$23.95

Chunks of lobster in potato hash layered with sautéed spinach, and a 4 oz. filet mignon topped with a poached egg and hollandaise

Mushroom Crepe
$9.95

Homemade crepes stuffed with wild mushrooms and gouda

2 Cheese Blintzes
$7.95

Homemade crepes filled with mascarpone and cream cheese topped with fresh fruit

Portobello Mushroom and Veggie
$9.95

Sautéed sliced portobello on whole wheat with spinach, tomato, red onion, mozzarella, and spicy chipotle mayonnaise with french fries

Philly Cheese Steak
$12.95

Thinly sliced steak, served with sautéed peppers, onions, and cooper cheese on an artisan baguette roll with french fries

Popeye's Smoked Turkey
$11.95

Smoked in-house, served with spinach, tomato, bacon, and 1000 Island on grilled wheat with French fries

Ham & Cheese Croissant
$11.95

Ham, melted cooper cheese, boursin, and tomato on a toasted croissant with French fries

Eggs Benedicts

2 poached eggs on a toasted english muffin with hand-whisked hollandaise, served with homefries

Florentine Benedict
$9.95

with sautéed spinach

Traditional Benedict
$9.95

with baked ham

Salmon Benedict
$10.95

house smoked salmon and asparagus spears

Maryland Crabcake Benedict
$13.95

panko breaded sweet crab meat and shrimp cakes

Lobster Cream Benedict
$14.95

with lobster and a spinach cream sauce

Omelets

Omelets served with toast and homefries. Omelets can be made with egg whites for no additional charge. Gluten Free Toast add $3. Hand-made syrups: raspberry, blueberry, honey-cinnamon and maple

3 Homemade Pancakes
$5.95

French Toast
$5.95

Thick slices of Brioche, batter dipped and grilled

Stuffed French Toast
$8.95

Batter dipped thick cut Brioche, stuffed with cinnamon mascarpone and grilled

Belgian Waffle
$5.95

Drizzled with butter and dusted with powdered sugar

Cellar Burgers & Sandwiches

Our burgers are house-pattied, charbroiled 8oz choice ground chuck. Served with lettuce, tomato, & onions

The AM Burger
$13.95

Sliced ham, thick cut bacon, cheddar cheese, smoked ketchup, topped with a fried egg

Big Island Burger
$12.95

Thick cut bacon & cheddar cheese

BBQ Burger
$12.95

Sautéed onions, melted cheddar, thick cut bacon, smothered in housemade BBQ sauce

Seasonal Green Salads

All of our dressings are Homemade and Gluten-Free. Bleu Cheese, 1000 Island, Ranch, Chipotle Ranch, Harvest, Caesar, Bacon, Vidalia Vinaigrette, Creamy Garlic, Ginger

House
$8.95

Mixed greens, walnuts, cheddar cheese, dried cranberries, and harvest dressing

Garden
$7.95

Mixed greens and vegetables, with your choice of homemade dressing

Caesar*
$8.95

Romaine tossed with imported Pecorino Romano cheese, croutons, and Caesar dressing

Seasonal Green Salads - Additions

Chicken (6 oz)
$6

Sautéed Portobello
$4

Shrimp (5)
$8

Filet (4 oz)
$12

Available Sides

2 Eggs
$2.95

1 Pancake
$2

Housemade Sausage
$3

Thick Cut Bacon
$3

Ham Slice
$2

Toast
$1

Homefries
$1.5

Everything Bagels

Everything Bagels
$3.95

Beverages

Coffee, Hot Tea
$2.25

Juice
$2.25

Ice Tea, Lemonade
$2.25

Sodas
$2.25

Espresso
$3.95

Cappuccino
$5.95