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Italian Fisherman

61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
+1 716-386-7000
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, American, Seafood
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61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Bemus for a wedding. Had dinner at Italian and, other that too big proportions, was excellent. One of the best restaurants around.

Thank botts49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful venue ruined by insanely high prices. Food is okay. Drinks are okay. Prices are not. We ate lunch out back. $81 for fish wrap and order of mussels plus drinks in plastic cups. We were only table and when we walked out the EBC...More

Thank Jonmun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to having a wonderful anniversary meal and were so disappointed. The cheese plate was excellent, the salads average, but the peppered steaks were totally covered in pesto and cold. The waitress was not fully trained on the menu (sweet but not...More

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Air conditioner wasn't working and it was very hot in the restaurant. Food was just average. We felt the price was a bit high.

Thank barritzco
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Bemus Bay Pops is housed here and they provide entertainment in the summer season. For the local person to go here for dinner it would have to be an occasion to spend your time on the lake front for a special reason or you...More

Thank bemusbayshops
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I won't eat dinner here again. The food isn't worth the exorbitant price they charge. The only positive about this restaurant is that it's on the lake. I ordered a mojito, and the drink I received had hardly any mint in it; the mint it...More

1  Thank ktlive23
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The food was really great and you get massive portions, although it is slightly expensive. We really enjoyed our meal and the service was excellent. You have a choice of eating inside or out, with great views over Lake Erie - I would go back...More

Thank DanielFendall
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I had gone to a big benefit, spent lots of money on raffles, baskets, etc.. I won a Pasta dinner at The Italian Fisherman. It closed for the season; before I received my certificate. So I waited until this summer; when I was Hungry for...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My husband and I took a ride recently and ended up in Bemus Point. We stopped and had a wonderful dinner at the Italian Fisherman. We thought it was a bit prices ($9 for a salad and $9 for soup); the meal itself was worth...More

Thank MareJer
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner and lunch with exceptional service and very good food. Would recommend to anyone going to this area.

Thank william g
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craig f
What kind of idiot would pay exorbitant uncalled for prices for mediocrity? Food and service are despicable. See-Zurich is so good and prices are in line.
4 July 2015|
Response from keverina | Reviewed this property |
Right on bro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chautauqua County  >  Bemus Point
  • Phone Number: +1 716-386-7000
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The Italian Fisherman offers dining to suit any taste. From the fine Classico Gourmet to the informal WaterGrill, you’ll find something toplease your palate. Regardless of your choice, your taste buds will thank you. Enjoy unforgettable fine cuisine in a cozy atmosphere, with a view of beautiful Chautauqua Lake. Any of these is well worth the trip.Have all three! This is the experience of the Italian Fisherman’s Classico Gourmet menu. The back deck of the Italian Fisherman offers casual outdoor dining on the waterfront, with our Water Grill and live music on Friday, and Saturday nights. Have dinner. Have a drink. Have a dance. Have fun on our back deck! Whether you prefer the fine cuisine and elegant environment of the Italian Fisherman’s dining room, or the more informal dining on thewaterfront deck, you’ll want to come back again and again, with your friends and family.
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