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Upstairs Bistro

800 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2213
+1 585-394-7070
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“cheese board” (9 reviews)
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800 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2213
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Reviewed 19 September 2010

My husband and I are OBSESSED with farm to table food, as well as local beers and wines. We also happen to be vegetarian. We ate at the Culinary Center for my birthday this year and they far exceeded our expectations. Because it was a...More

Thank emdoyle
Reviewed 21 August 2010

We had one of the best dinners of our lives here. The food was top-notch. We had oysters to start and scallops as an entree. Perfection! And the desserts are out of this world. The staff is so pleasant and helpful. We talked to several...More

Thank Jill_Mark_OHIO
Reviewed 8 August 2010

We sat outside on the deck on a Thursday (BYOB day) enjoying the view, jazz band, and wonderful food and service. If you like NY wines, every food item has a NY wine suggestion which is pretty terrific (we simply prefer California wines, so we...More

2  Thank bratzoe
Reviewed 12 July 2010

That should be your First or Second Stop when getting into town and you want to taste the local wines and beers without having to drive all around town. At first the Hostess was a little put off with us either because we didn't look...More

Thank neohiobiker
Reviewed 4 July 2010

Popped in for lunch on the 4th July to taste a pairing of the New York State Charcuterie Sampler with the New York State Artisan Cheese Plate and 3 local wines. A very pleasant lunch. Very good food, not messed about with and good wines...More

Thank GFM_59
Reviewed 6 June 2010

We tried the Culinary Center last night for dinner, taking an out of town couple as guests. It was our first time. We have dined in many fine restaurants, and were hoping for an upscale dining experience, which showcased the finest of New York's products....More

1  Thank lovethenews
Reviewed 5 March 2010

The restaurant is spectacular. All of the chefs are extremely well-trained and create culinary masterpieces in every dish. You may not receive the biggest portion size, but it will be cooked and seasoned to perfection. These folks use only local foods in everything they create....More

1  Thank Laenee
Reviewed 22 February 2010

Great food & service. We have no complaints about the New York Wine & Culinary Center. Very much worth a visit!!! Greg took great care of us :)

Thank iwander711
Reviewed 9 November 2009

My husband and I spent the better part of a day enjoying the New York Wine and Culinary Center this summer. It is a beautiful facility where they offer tastings of New York State wines, cooking classes and also have a wonderful restaurant where they...More

2  Thank viewfan
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1 August 2015|
Response from BlueMaxx14 | Reviewed this property |
Am quite sure the info you seek is available on their website, as is contact info. THere is AUGUST schedule page. Try GOOGLING for NYWCC
Mary B
21 June 2015|
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Response from MCGEETYREE | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both questions.
Ellen M
6 February 2015|
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Response from jordynn_flx | Property representative |
Ellen, it won't allow me to post a file or hyperlink - but if you visit our main website, click on the Upstairs Bistro tab, you will find all of our current menus. Thank you! Let me know if you have any other concerns.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2213
    (NYS Rte 332 & NYS Rte 5&20)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-394-7070
  • E-mail
Relax, taste & enjoy at the fun, high-energy Upstairs Bistro overlooking Canandaigua Lake. It is the perfect spot to gather with friends in a casual setting with indoor and outdoor lake view seating. Experience the innovative bistro-style menu featuring locally-sourced ingredients and exclusive New York State beer, wine, spirits & specialty drinks. Sunday Brunch served 11am - 3pm. *Please note the Upstairs Bistro hours differ from the Tasting Room hours*
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