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Casual Dining

Food & Drink > Casual Dining

Alex's Place
8322 Park Rd Batavia , NY 14020
585 344 2999; http://www.alexsribs.com/home/
Char-grilled favorites along with a blend of American steakhouse specialties and Italian classics.
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Apple Tree Inn
7407 Ridge Road West Brockport , NY 14420
585 637 6440; http://appletreeinn.us/
Open for a hearty lunch every day featuring their famous chicken potpie, with dinner served Thursday through Sunday.
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Arnett Cafe
332 Arnett Blvd. Rochester, NY
585-279-9639
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Bistro 11
11 West Main Street Victor , NY 14564
585 924 3660; http://bistro11.net/
Grilled pizza, Italian dishes and specialty sandwiches.
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Blu Bar & Grill
250 Pixley Road Rochester, NY 14624
585 247 0079; http://www.blurochester.com/
Casual restaurant and bar that offers a care-free home away from home, with no-cover live music, darts and game night.
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Brimont Bistro
24 West Main St. Webster, NY 14580
585 872 3170; http://www.brimontcateringcorporation.com/
Bistro with 50 seats and a small bar, offering small event catering.
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Bunga Burger Bar
1370 Mount Hope Avenue Rochester, NY 14620
585 360 4949; https://www.facebook.com/BungaBurgerBar?fref=ts
Locally owned and operated, Bunga Burger Bar has a wide assortment of gourmet burgers, sandwiches, and 16 beers on tap.
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Cafe Cibon
688 Park Ave. Rochester, NY
461-2960; http://www.cafecibon.com/
L D $
Family-owned and operated European bistro located in the Park Avenue district, featuring organic and local products.
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Charley Brown’s Restaurant
1675 Penfield Road Rochester, NY
385-9202; http://www.charleybrownspenfield.com/
L D $$
Serving delicious homemade food at affordable prices since 1967.
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Cheesecake Factory
3349 Monroe Ave Pittsford, NY
381-8681; http://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/
Menu features more than 200 selections made fresh daily with the highest quality ingredients, and 50 legendary cheesecakes and specialty desserts.
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Ciccino's Pizzeria & Restaurant
22 East Main Street Waterloo, NY 13165
315 539 1064 ; http://www.ciccinos.com/
“A slice of Italy in Central New York,” with banquet and catering services as well.
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Coal Tower Restaurant
9 Schoen Place Pittsford, NY
381-7866; http://www.villagecoaltower.com/
B L D $
Classic American restaurant in Schoen Place, serving traditional and popular food from a broad menu that appeals to all.
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Cole & Parks Restaurant & Catering
607 Rowley Road Victor, NY
924-8710; http://coleandparks.com/
B L D $
Dine-in, take-out and drive-thru for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and known for their gourmet cookies.
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Courtyard Cafe: Courtyard by Marriott Brighton
33 Corporate Woods Brighton, NY
292-1000; http://www.marriott.com/courtyard-hotels/hotel-dining-bistro.mi
B L $
Bistro in Courtyard by Marriott, serving breakfast, soup, salads, sandwiches, beer, wine and cocktails.
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Courtyard Cafe: Courtyard by Marriott East
1000 Linden Park Penfield, NY
385-1000; http://www.marriott.com/courtyard-hotels/hotel-dining-bistro.mi
B L $
Bistro in Courtyard by Marriott, serving breakfast, soup, salads, sandwiches, beer, wine and cocktails.
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Courtyard Cafe: Courtyard by Marriott West
400 Paddy Creek Circle Greece, NY
621-6050; http://www.marriott.com/courtyard-hotels/hotel-dining-bistro.mi
B L $
Bistro in Courtyard by Marriott, serving breakfast, soup, salads, sandwiches, beer, wine and cocktails.
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Dorado
690 Park Ave Rochester, NY 14607
585-244-8560; http://www.doradoparkave.com/
Latin fusion cuisine near cultural attractions in the strollable Park Avenue neighborhood.
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Elmwood Inn
1256 Mt. Hope Ave. Rochester, NY
271-5195; http://www.elmwoodinn.net/
L D $
All meals are guaranteed at this neighborhood pub, serving prime sirloin filet, sauteed dishes or crispy chicken wings, paired with a selection of wine or draft beers.
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Ember Woodfire Grill
21 Livonia Station Livonia , NY 14487
585 346 0222; http://emberwoodfiregrill.com/
A casual dining restaurant, occupying a historic train station in the quaint village of Livonia, is committed to a hospitality-first attitude.
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Eric's Office Restaurant
2574 Macedon Road Canandaigua , NY 14424
585 394 8787
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Fairport Village Inn
103 N. Main St. Fairport, NY
388-0112; http://www.fairportvillageinn.com/
L D $$
A favorite gathering spot for more than 100 years, serving a variety of seafood, chicken and beef dishes and a fish fry on Fridays.
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Fazool's Casual Italian Kitchen
51 Market St Brockport, NY 14420
585 431 3072; https://www.facebook.com/FazoolsCasualItalianKitchen
A casual Italian kitchen with a twist.
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Flaherty’s Three Flags Inn
1200 Bay Road Webster, NY
671-0816; http://flahertys.com/
L D $$
Casual dining and large bar serving salads, sandwiches, burgers, chicken and seafood.
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Flaherty's Three Flags Inn
113 Pittsford-Palmyra Road Macedon, NY
223-1221; http://flahertys.com/
L D $$
Casual dining and large bar serving salads, sandwiches, burgers, chicken and seafood.
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Food at Fisher’s Station Restaurant
7548 Main St. Fishers, NY
742-3280; http://fishersstation.wordpress.com/
B L $$
Bustling, no-frills restaurant serving flavorful breakfast and lunch 3 days a week that people don't mind waiting in line for.
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Gate House
VIllage Gate, 274 North Goodman St Rochester, NY 14607
585 473 2090; http://thegatehousecafe.com/
Gourmet burger and wood fired pizza bistro in Village Gate.
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Gitsis Texas Hots
600 Monroe Ave. Rochester, NY
271-8260; http://www.allmenus.com/ny/rochester/245942-gitsis-texas-hots/menu/
B L D $
Texas hots, burgers, seafood, sandwiches and serving late-night breakfast.
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Giuseppe's
40 Spencerport Rd Rochester, NY 14606
585 426 3397; http://www.giuseppesrochester.com/
An Italian restaurant that offers a wide variety of bread and Italian food for dine-in or to be enjoyed in the comfort of your own home.
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Guido's Pasta Villa
1313 East Ridge Road Rochester, NY 14621
585 266 2676; http://www.thepastavilla.com/
Family-owned Italian restaurant known for large portions.
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Hamlin Station Bar and Grill
52 Railroad Avenue Hamlin , NY 14464
585 964 2010; http://www.hamlinstation.net/
Casual fine dining and live entertainment on Saturday nights.
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Harry G's NY Deli & Cafe
678 South Avenue Rochester , NY 14620
585 256 1324; http://harrygsdeli.com/
Casual atmosphere in the South Wedge with free WiFi, sandwiches, soups, salads and more.
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Hicks & McCarthy Restaurant
23 S. Main St. Pittsford, NY
586-0938; http://www.allmenus.com/ny/rochester/245942-gitsis-texas-hots/menu/
B L D S $$
Popular casual restaurant serving brunch, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea.
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Highland Park Diner
960 Clinton Ave. Rochester, NY
461-5140; http://highland-park-diner.com/
B L D $
Vintage diner with a tradition in food excellence, serving breakfast, homemade sandwiches, burgers and dinners.
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Hogan’s Hideaway
197 Park Ave. Rochester, NY
442-4293; http://hoganshideaway.com/
L D $$
Lunch and dinner made fresh-to-order.
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Hose 22 Firehouse Grill
56 Stutson St. Rochester, NY
621-2200; http://www.hose22.com/
L D $$
Former brick firehouse built in 1916, re-born as a restaurant complete with fire poles, historical photos and memorabilia.
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Italian Osteria
4671 Culver Road Rochester, NY 14622
585 338 7440; http://italianosteriaristaurante.com/
Italian restaurant known for its delightful staff and superb cuisine made with fresh ingredients.
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James Brown's Place
1356 Culver Rd Rochester, NY 14609
(585) 288-4250; http://jamesbrownsplace.com/
A friendly and relaxed atmosphere serving tacos, quesadillas, burgers, southern selections and Friday fish fries.
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Jines Restaurant
658 Park Ave. Rochester, NY
461-1280; http://www.jinesrestaurant.com/
B L D $
Upscale diner located in the cultural and historic Park Avenue area, Jines serves breakfast, lunch or dinner any time of the day.
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Jitters Cafe
4357 Buffalo Road North Chili , NY 14514
585 594 3922; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jitters-Cafe-south-town-plaza/256882562185?ref=ts&sk=wall
Coffee shop and cafe.
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Label 7
50 State Street Pittsford, NY
267-7500; http://www.labelseven.com/
L D $$
Inspired by the cuisine of California's Napa and Sonoma Valleys and their annual Mustard Festival, Label 7 has been serving excellence on the canal-side since 2008.
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Lamplighter Restaurant
831 Fetzner Road Greece, NY
225-2500; http://www.lamplighterrestaurant.com/
L D $$
Continental cuisine highlighted by Italian specialties, offering steaks as well as a wide variety of fresh seafood.
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Lindburgers
2157 Penfield Road Penfield, NY
388-9420; http://lindburgersrochester.com/1.html
L D $
Fifty gourmet burgers without the gourmet price.
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Lorraine’s Food Factory
777 Culver Road Rochester, NY
442-6574; http://lorrainesfoodfactory.com/
B L D $
In addition to legendary sandwiches and salads, Lorraine's offers healthy frozen meals and hot pasta to go.
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Mendon Grille
226 Mendon-Ionia Road Mendon , NY 14506
585 624 3770 extension 219; http://www.mendongolfclub.com/dining.asp
Grill restaurant at Mendon Golf Club.
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Montage Italian Grill
3380 State Route 14 Watkins Glen , NY 14891
607 535 2706; http://www.montageitaliangrill.com/
True Finger Lakes menu with a subtle Mediterranean flair, featuring fresh seafood, pasta, hand-cut steaks and exclusive desserts.
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Nick's Sea Breeze Inn
4581 Culver Rd Irondeuoit, NY 14622
585 323 1950; http://www.nicksseabreezeinn.com/
Restaurant on the shore of Lake Ontario, serving Italian favorites, steaks and seafood, in addition to Nick's Famous Antipasto Bar.
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Papa Joe's Italian Eatery
485 Spencerport Road Rochester, NY 14606
585 247 7920; http://www.papajoeseatery.com/
Traditional Italian favorites as well as their own creations.
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Pelican’s Nest Restaurant
566 River St. Rochester, NY
663-5910; http://pelicansnestrestaurant.com/
L D $
Seasonal waterfront restaurant on the west side of the Genesee River with indoor and outdoor dining and hopping night scene.
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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
1500 W. Ridge Road Greece, NY
581-8510; http://www.perkinsrestaurants.com/menu
B L D $
Family restaurant and bakery.
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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
1175 Jefferson Road Henrietta, NY
475-1770; http://www.perkinsrestaurants.com/menu
B L D $
Family restaurant and bakery.
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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
2047 Chili Avenue Gates, NY
697-0725; http://www.perkinsrestaurants.com/menu
B L D $
Family restaurant and bakery.
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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
2130 Fairport-Nine Mile Point Road Fairport, NY
377-1690; http://www.perkinsrestaurants.com/menu
B L D $
Family restaurant and bakery.
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Pineapple Jack’s
Colonial Plaza, 507 Spencerport Road Spencerport, NY
247-5225
L D $
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Ports Café
4432 West Lake Road (Route 14) Geneva, NY
(315) 789-2020; http://www.portscafe.com
L D $$$
Dinner Tuesday - Saturday year-round; lunch summer only. Choice steaks and fresh fish are cut in-house each day, and fresh seasonal vegetables, fruits and local cheeses are served.
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RIT Inn and Conference Center
5257 West Henrietta Road Henrietta, NY
359-1800; http://www.ritinn.com
Number of guest rooms: 304; average rate for single-night stay: $101-$200. Includes two restaurants, Petals Restaurant for casual family-style dining and Charades Restaurant for a fine dining experience.
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River Club at Rochester Plaza Hotel
70 State St. Rochester, NY
546-3450; http://www.rochesterplaza.com/dining/RiverClubBreakfast.aspx
L D $
Breakfast is served in The Rochester Plaza Hotel & Conference Center.
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Rohrbach's Brewpub
Brewpub, 3859 Buffalo Road Chili, NY
594-9800; http://www.rohrbachs.com/Rohrbachs-Brewpub.html
L D $
The friendly place to meet friends after work and relax with quality food and craft brews.
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Sanibel Cottage
1517 Empire Boulevard Penfield , NY 14580
585 671 9340; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sanibel-Cottage-Restaurant-Tavern-Banquet-Facility/71706764928
Traditional American cuisine in a casual setting, and also offers takeout, delivery and catering.
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Schooner’s Riverside Pub
70 Pattonwood Dr. Irondequoit, NY
342-8363; http://www.shumwaymarine.com/schooners.shtml
L D $$
Schooner's is a seasonal bar and grill located at Shumway Marine, with large deck overlooking the Genesee River.
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Scuttlebutt’s
431 River St. Rochester, NY
621-4650; http://www.scuttlebuttsweb.com/
D $
Family-owned restaurant with pizza, pasta, fish and more, serving lunch and dinner for dine-in or take-out.
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Shea's Grill
6361 Knickerbocker Rd Ontario, NY 14519
315 524 8367; http://www.sheasgrill.com/
Affordable comfort food made fresh.
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Signature's at the Humphrey House
1783 Penfield Rd Penfield, NY 14625
585 267 7415; http://thehumphreyhouse.com/Home_Page.html
Historic Penfield landmark restaurant that has come to be known for fine food, fine wines and a special at-home feeling.
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Simply Crepes Cafe
7 Schoen Place Pittsford, NY
383-8310; http://simplycrepes.com/Home.aspx
B L D $$
Dining experience with a relaxed and cozy environment, using a family crepe recipe that transforms into breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert.

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Simply Crepes Cafe
101 S. Main St. Canandaigua, NY
394-9090; http://simplycrepes.com/Home.aspx
B L D $$
Dining experience with a relaxed and cozy environment, using a family crepe recipe that transforms into breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert.

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Six50
3765 Chili Ave Chili, NY 14624
585 889 1650; https://www.facebook.com/blackovencooking
Black oven cooking with pizza, pasta and more, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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State Street Bar and Grille at Crowne Plaza Rochester
70 State St. Rochester, NY
546-3450; http://www.rochesterplaza.com/dining/state-street-bar-grill.aspx
D $$
Located in the lobby of the Rochester Plaza hotel, a bar and grill with casual upscale menu and warm atmosphere.
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The Brighton
1881 East Avenue Rochester, NY 14610
585 271 6650; http://thebrightonrestaurant.com/
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A genuine Rochester institution, the Brighton is a casual and comfortable fine dining experience.
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The Cellar Door Restaurant
1 East Church St Fairport , NY 14450
585 223 0556; http://www.thegreenlanterninn.com/cellardoor.aspx
New American dining in a historic village home.
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The Cove Restaurant at Steamboat Landing
205 Lakeshore Drive Canandaigua, NY
396-7350; http://dining-reservations.com/details-1-132584.htm
L D $$
Restaurant whose favorites include steaks, ahi tuna, and lobster bisque, while enjoying an amazing view of Canandaigua Lake.
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The Frog Pond
652 Park Ave. Rochester, NY
271-1970; http://eatatthefrogpond.com/parkave/#&panel1-1
B L D $
A hometown favorite bistro on Park Avenue known for its vibrant interior, classic breakfast and daily blackboard dinner specials.
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The Original Candy Kitchen
4069 W. Main St. Williamson, NY
(315) 589-9085; http://www.originalcandykitchen.com/restaurant.php
B L $
Owned and operated for 4 generations since 1890, featuring traditional American fare and a homemade variety of candies and chocolates.
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The Original Char-Broil House
1395 Island Cottage Road Greece, NY
663-3860; http://charbroilcatering.com/
B L D $
Specializes in catering corporate picnics and parties, as well as dine-in and take-out burgers, sandwiches and seafood.

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The Owl House
74 Marshall St. Rochester, NY
360-2920; http://owlhouserochester.com/
L D $
Casual restaurant that uses fresh and local products in New American food, with a large selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes.
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The Rabbit Room
61 N. Main St. Honeoye Falls, NY
582-1830; http://www.thelowermill.com/rabbit-room/
L D $$
Restaurant that brings you old-school American foods meshed with seasonal Nouveau cuisine using fresh, local ingredients.
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Timothy Patrick’s
916 S. Panorama Trail Penfield, NY
385-4160; http://www.tpsirishpub.com/
L D $
An Irish restaurant and sports pub, serving seafood, burgers, pot roast and more.
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TRATA
145 Culver Road Rochester, NY 14620
585 270 5460; http://www.tratarochester.com/
An upscale-casual, "all-American" bar and restaurant in a modern-industrial setting, with 48 beers on tap.
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Trinities Restaurant
36 West Main Street Rochester, NY 14614
585 319 4047; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Trinities-Restaurant/189044234453937
Casual dining with traditional American, barbecue, Caribbean and soul food.
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Uno Chicago Grill
931 Holt Rd. Webster, NY
872-4760; http://unos.com/
Restaurant that still makes its deep dish pizza dough fresh every morning and also serves standard American cuisine and craft beers.
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Uno Chicago Grill
7724 Pittsford-Victor Rd. Victor, NY
223-6100; http://unos.com/
Restaurant that still makes its deep dish pizza dough fresh every morning and also serves standard American cuisine and craft beers.
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Uno Chicago Grill
1000 Hylan Dr. Henrietta, NY
272-8667; http://unos.com/
Restaurant that still makes its deep dish pizza dough fresh every morning and also serves standard American cuisine and craft beers.
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Upstairs Bistro
800 South Main Street Canandaigua , NY 14424
585 394 7070; http://nywcc.com/upstairs-bistro
Casual indoor and outdoor lakeview seating at the NY Wine & Culinary Center, with bistro-style menu featuring locally-sourced ingredients.
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Victoire
120 East Ave. Rochester, NY 14604
585-325-3663; http://www.victoirebar.com/
Restaurant featuring the style of a European public house, with an extensive offering of Belgian brews.
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Windjammers Bar & Grill
4695 Lake Ave. Rochester, NY
663-9691; http://windjammersbarandgrill.com/
L D $
Popular small town sports bar with wings, burgers and homemade dishes, offered in a variety of styles.
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Winfield Grill
647 N. Winton Road Rochester, NY
654-8990; http://thewinfieldgrill.com/
L D $$
Restaurant serving American fare in a casual setting with separate bar and dining area.
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Zambistro
408 Main St Medina, NY 14098
585 798 2433; http://www.zambistro.com/
Boasting seasonal flavors and bold ingredients, the chef creates his own spin on upscale comfort food.
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