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The Shore at The Inn on the Lake

) #24 of 77 Restaurants in Canandaigua €€ - €€€ American,
770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215
+1 585-394-1480
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“pear salad” (3 reviews)
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
06:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a week night during the beginning of the season, so had a beautiful corner of the restaurant all to ourselves. I had a delicious rack of lamb and he had the seafood stew. The lobster bisque was also very good.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made reservations on Open table for dinner and arrived on time, were seated quickly. We received an email at 8:05 saying they cancelled our reservation. Perhaps we should have. We waited a long time to place our drink and appetizer order. The appetizer came...More

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Breakfast was just OK, but very expensive. We had the french toast and eggs benedict. View was great. Service was very good once we found someone to seat us.

Thank HolH33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had high expectations for this restaurant... even though google gave it 3.5 stars out of 5. The bread was stale at the beginning, the desert was half warm half cold and did not have the caramelized top a creme brûlée should have. The meal...More

Thank MissThirsty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We requested that our breakfadt arrvie between 8-830 a.m.. It was right on time. It was hot and delicious. Very large portions. We would do that again for sure!! As at most hotels. the 18% gratuity is all ready added in.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area for RIT's graduation for my niece. My brother-in-law planned the evening for the 13 of us. The restaurant was very willing to split the check per family. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive. Her only flaw was no knowledge...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stopped by mid-week for a quick bite to eat. Ordered seafood bisque and ceasar salad. The soup was tremendous. The salad tasted like vinegar was poured all over it. It wasn't a ceasar salad at all. I returned it and asked for a plain side...More

Thank travelweary60763
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Breakfast in The Shore at the start of a busy day and the omellette, fingerling potatos and coffee were all great. Great presentation and great atmosphere, even though it was dreary outside. Love to be here in the summer or fall!

1  Thank presso57
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Met with friends for a chatty lunch and this place was so nice to talk on well after we finished eating. Service in terms of delivering our meals was a bit slow compared to those who came in well after us but we weren't if...More

Thank GrammaTripper
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The food was pretty good. I had breakfast at the restaurant. I enjoyed their Greek yogurt with granola. I went to the restaurant more than once during my stay. I visited the bar, and had a crab cake for lunch. My husband enjoyed a beet...More

Thank kia j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 20:30
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215 (Formerly Canandaigua Inn On The Lake)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-394-1480
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Inn on the Lake
The Shore is our featured restaurant for fine dining in a classic setting with a view of Canandaigua Lake. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, you will enjoy delightful cuisine all year round.
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