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190 Jay St, Rochester, NY 14608-1621
+1 585-232-9717
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Rochester, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I might be biased by going to this place for the last (35+) years I have yet to get a bad meal. And even better than the food is the staff... or in reality the Family that has been greeting and serving me for these many years.

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2 Thank UpstateVBDad
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The food felt like it was frozen and microwaved. The restaurant didn't seem impressive or very clean. I went multiple times and often the service was extremely slow (once had to wait 50min for order) despite the number of customers. The price was reasonable, but you get what you pay for...

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Thank Andy M
Nashville, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Fabulous stuffed rigatoni with meatballs ... so delicious. All homemade and authentic Italian recipes. Small restaurant but quality food.

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1 Thank Irmi E
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you want a great plate of spaghetti, rigatoni, lasagna, ravioli, it's here and it's in the sauce. Four generations of hard work and feeding people they got it right. Nothing fancy but pay cash and get a full belly with a delicious meal. The best Italian sauce in the city and good people.

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1 Thank Susan K
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Went to Rocky's for lunch for the first time last week. It was superb! The service was great and the food was even better. I had a large serving size and it was plenty of food at a very reasonable price! I'll be going here again.

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1 Thank Mark L
Webster, New York
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Rocky's is like going back in time. Think of grandma in the kitchen cooking. None of that Fancy-schmancy trendy stuff, just good old homemade Italian cooking! You know the place is good when see cops & judges having lunch here.

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1 Thank Brian H
Middletown, New York
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This is an old time Italian family restaurant. Its a limited menu and choices vary on a daily basis, but this stuff is awesome ! and the prices will shock you ! You will love this place as much as we do now.

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Thank Peter H L
Valencia, California
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I must have Rocky's every time I come to Rochester, NY. No one makes the tripe like Rocky's!if you want authentic Italian family style dining one needs to look no more. It's Rocky's or nothing as far as I am concerned!

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Thank raiderstony
Rochester, New York
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This restaurant is family run, friendly and great homecooked food, Specials every day, Specializes In Italian Food

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Thank Judith C
Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Never disappointed with rockys, great food, large portions, reasonable prices, family owned. One of the few places I enjoy going back to

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Thank Jessica B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Jay St, Rochester, NY 14608-1621
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-232-9717

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?