Mom’s Diner
Food / Westcott

Mom’s Diner


Phone: (315) 477-0141

Address: 501 Westcott Street Syracuse, NY 13210


Sunday 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM Monday 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM Tuesday 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM Wednesday 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM Thursday 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM Friday 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM Saturday 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM


Mom’s Diner serves up diner style cuisine. It is a family owned business in which “Mom’s” children decided to share her recipes with the rest of the nation.

Area / Dining / Food / Westcott

Alto Cinco

Alto Cinco, credit Jordan P.

Alto Cinco. Photo by Jordan Plesser.

Alto Cinco

(315) 472-3633 526 Westcott St. Syracuse, NY


Sunday 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Monday – Saturday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

There is a limited late night menu from 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM but the dining room is not open during these hours

Alto Cinco began from a desire to make food that was delicious, and to create an enjoyable atmosphere. It is their wish that customers return because you like their food and enjoyed the experience there. Making fresh and delicious food is their top priority.

Area / Dining / Food / Westcott


Dorian's. Photo by Jordan Plesser.

Dorian’s. Photo by Jordan Plesser.


(315) 741-3028 534 Westcott Street Syracuse, NY 13210


Sunday-Thursday 11:00 AM – 1:15 AM

Friday -Saturday 11:00 AM – 2:15 AM

Dorian’s serves deli/pizza style cuisine. It is available for delivery, take-out, or dine-in (without waiter service). Features include family style, free delivery, and open 7 days a week. Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.

Entertainment / Music Venues / Westcott

The Westcott Theater


The Westcott Theater, Syracuse NY

Overview: One would find it very hard to believe that this venue frequented by Syracuse University students on an almost weekly basis was established in only 2008. Since then, the Westcott Theater, (or as it is more colloquially known, ‘The Westcott’), has grown exponentially in both size and standing among Syracuse University students, as well as the Syracuse community in general.

Events / Fun / Nightlife / Westcott

Westcott Theatre

Westcott Theatre
The Westcott Theater which is a old cinema that has been renovated and reconstructed from past years, which now have been formed into a Upstate NY premiere live music venue. Major functions are Bar, Movies, and Performing Arts. The Westcott Theater host national, regional and local bands at the venue. Many well-known performers, as well as underground artists have came to perform in this venue. The type of genres that are performed at Westcott range from Hip Hop, Rock, Country, Pop, Heavy Metal , Techno, and others. The ticket prices varies for events, so you will need to find out about the prices by calling, email, internet, or fliers that are put around the Westcott Community and Syracuse area. This theater has become a very live and jive place now. 

Asian / Food / Nightlife / Sushi / Westcott

Metro Sushi Bar & Lounge


Metro Sushi Bar & Lounge located on Westcott

Metro Sushi Bar & Lounge located on Westcott

Metro Lounge and Sushi Bar offers two separate menus. One menu is for dining and the other menu specializes in parties and catered events. Their dining menu offers a variety of sushi and Pan-Asian items. Sushi rolls cost anywhere from $6 to $10 per roll and entrees vary from $9 to $17. If one isn’t in the mood for a whole meal, appetizers such as wings are available to order.

Coffee & Tea / Food / Westcott

Recess Coffee


Recess Coffee roast their coffee in house and uses organically grown coffee beans to support their business and provide for their customers. The inside offers a significant amount of space and is decorated with art work to give it a traditional coffee house feel. There is a front room filled with tables and chairs, and a back room with comfy chairs and couches for more conversation and fun. Since they offer free wifi, many students can be found here.

Locations and Hours:

Recess Coffee has two locations, one on Harvard Place and one on Tully Street. The Harvard Place location is the closest to campus, it is on the corner of Wescott.

Area / Asian / Food / Sushi / Westcott

Asahi Sushi

Asahi Sushi is located on Westcott Street in Syracuse. This sushi restaurant specializes in kaiten-zushi, or conveyer belt sushi. Patrons take a seat at the bar and sushi, gyoza, seaweed salads, as well as other sushi-bar food is served in colored plates that slowly trek by on a conveyer belt that surrounds the edge of the bar-top. Pricing is based on the color of the dish, and a list of prices is available every few seats. The conveyer belt currently runs only for dinner, and Mondays are half-price days, and usually busiest. They also deliver, and there are free menu items you can get for different denominations of money spent.