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1909 at the Otesaga

Current Status: Temporarily Closed

The 1909 at the Otesaga is a cozy setting with outdoor seating on the veranda overlooking Otesaga Lake. Fresh, local ingredients. Fine cuts of meat. Fresh seafood and salads. 

Enjoy some intimate lakeside dining at the 1909 at the Otesaga hotel. Designed to be their take on the modern steakhouse experience, 1909 emphasizes the use of fresh, local ingredients in all of their meals. From the finest cuts of steak to fresh seafood and salads, every bite is sure to bring on excellence.

Exactly as the name suggests, the 1909 was established over a century ago. Although inspired to be a steakhouse, there are many options to choose from and something for every guest. That being said, the menu wouldn’t be complete without steakhouse classics like your choice of filet mignon, NY strip, prime rib, American Wagyu sirloin, and more.

If you’re not a meat lover, the 1909 has plenty of options for you. On the menu you’ll be sure to find plenty of delicious and filling seafood and vegetarian entrees. Gluten free? The 1909 at the Otesaga caters to those who are avoiding wheat products with their multiple gluten free dishes. Additionally, many of the 1909’s menu items can be made gluten free upon request, and as always, make sure to tell your server about any food allergies. Whether you’re looking for fresh oysters or innovative salads, you’ll surely leave this restaurant satisfied.

Aside from exquisite meals and dining, the 1909 at the Otesaga has an expansive wine menu. If you’re looking to be wined and dined, the 1909 is certainly the perfect place for you. The restaurant carries wine ranging from Argentinian Malbecs to European Reds. No matter what you prefer, you’ll have a long list of wines to choose from while you sip and enjoy the view of Lake Otesaga.

A mix of delicious fare in a cozy setting, the 1909 is perfect for any date night or romantic evening. In the warmer spring and summer months, enjoy their outdoor seating on the veranda, with gorgeous views of Lake Otesaga to compliment the cuisine.

“The food was perfectly prepared and presentation was elegant.
Atmosphere was welcoming and our waitress was attentive and efficient.
The 1909 is a great addition to the Otesaga Resort!
Truly a 10!”


Take Amtrak to the 1909 at the Otesaga

Experience this unforgettable attraction via Amtrak to Utica Station—Don’t forget to use the New York By Rail 15% discount!