Cafe Toscana at Ventosa Vineyards
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Ventosa wine and food overlooking vineayards
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Café Toscana

See Cafe Toscana menu here…serving Mediterranean fare daily

Café Toscana offers a warm setting and light Mediterranean style food. Order from our seasonal menu, daily house specials or schedule a luncheon for your business meetings, celebrations as well as baby and bridal showers. We offer panini, wraps, salads, homemade soups and of course our famous pizza. We have indoor and (seasonal) terrace seating available along with a few picnic tables set up in the side lawn. Get it to-go & have a vineyard picnic! With gluten free pizza shells and gluten free bread now available every day, the chef offers a variety of offerings to those with diet and allergy restrictions.

Many of our items are homemade including our fresh mozzarella cheese, all sauces, soups and of course our famous pizza dough.  With gluten free pizza shells and gluten free bread now available every day, the chef offers a variety of offerings to those with diet and allergy restrictions. Your dining experience will be relaxing in a warm comfortable atmosphere overlooking breathtaking views of estate vineyards and Seneca Lake.  In addition to the menu below, we offer a variety of daily specials.

Is Cafe Toscana dog friendly?

Since we serve food (health department codes), only service (not emotional-support) animals are allowed inside our building. Any other friendly, well-behaved, & leashed dogs are welcome on our terrace and picnic area (to the South). Please be sure to clean up after your dog before leaving.

Groups of 9 or more for lunch REQUIRE RESERVATIONS
Parties less than 9, no reservations taken, 1st come, 1st served
Parties 9-14 are required reservations required and available only at 11am by emailing .
Parties 15+ reservations required and we will offer a buffet inside only (terrace is not available, but we have large windows with a beautiful view). Buffet options can be seen here: Group luncheon. Group order should be made no later than one week prior to your reservation date. Your reservation is confirmed when we receive the signed confirmation form, which will require credit card information. Cancellations must be within 24 hours, no-shows will be charged $10 pp, & tables will only be held for 15 minutes past reservation time.
Parties 35+ order from the Banquet Group Luncheon Menu with foods prepared from our kitchen (not Cafe Toscana). Other menus available here. 
– Walk-ins, accommodated only if space permits.

Group Luncheons

A minimum of 15 people is required for the group luncheon buffet. An 8% sales tax will be added to all prices, 20% event support charge will be added to all group food and beverage items and no separate checks.  Items listed on the Group Luncheon Menu are subject to change, as necessary. When a group tasting is scheduled in conjunction with a buffet lunch reservation through our café, the tasting fee is $10/person. To book your group luncheon please email  or call 315-719-0000 ext 227 or ask for RJ.

Reservations are only confirmed when we receive the signed confirmation form which will require credit card information. Cancellations must be within 24 hours, no-shows will be charged $10 pp, & tables are only held for 15 minutes past reservation time.

Click here for our Cafe Toscana Group Luncheon menu

Due to state regulations, no outside food or beverages are allowed to be brought into the Ventosa or on the terrace.