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The Old Toad

) #91 of 1,037 Restaurants in Rochester €€ - €€€ , British,
277 Alexander St, Ste 112, Rochester, NY 14607-1920
+1 585-232-2626
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
277 Alexander St, Ste 112, Rochester, NY 14607-1920
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, great ale, great company in a "old world" atmosphere... A must goto place when visiting the "flower city."

Thank Paulo P
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a darling little pub and restaurant serving authentic English food. I had the soup of the day, Manhattan Clam Chowder and Shepherd's Pie. Both were delicious. It was a busy night, so service was a little slower, but worth the wait for the...More

Thank Tess B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The food is very authentic and delicious. The wait staff is great and are from England so sound wonderful. Price is very reasonable and good beer selection I highly recommend

Thank lhouse1
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great pub near downtown Rochester. It actually has two sections - traditional pub area and dining area. Walls separate the two except for doorways between them. I had drinks (Fuller"s London Pride) and ate meat & cheese board at the bar. I actually felt I...More

Thank Carl W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This was second visit here and we love the beer selection. There is something for every taste and the bartenders help with samples and selection advice.

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This place has a drink menu that is quite diverse and offers descriptions of each of their offerings. Prices aren't bad. Service was on point. Nice little stop with my newfound conference buddies before dinner!

Thank femaleboxer
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We used to love this place. Great British food, real pub experience. It had been a couple of years since we had been there, but we stopped in Rochester on our way to the airport. The service was friendly, but they gave my husband the...More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Most authentic English pub in Rochester, even have English bartenders. Great selection of beers from Britain and authentic English food.

Thank Clarkvara
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The beer cheddar soup was excellent. The Portabella mushroom was the best I've had in a while. Very quaint authentic bar. A little pricey for a beer, but I would go back there and recommend for lunch.

Thank Looorie
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I went in on a Thursday afternoon and I was initially worried as no one was in there. The small bald bloke from behind the bar was stood laughing with other bar staff when he could see that I was waiting. I had a pint...More

Thank BEN T
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23 February 2017|
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Response from Mary53C | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot in the back of the building with a lot of spaces. You need to turn left before the Old Toad (you are facing towards downtown Rochester) and then make a quick right. That is where the parking lot is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 Alexander St, Ste 112, Rochester, NY 14607-1920
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-232-2626
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