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Sherwood Inn

26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
+1 315-685-3405
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pot roast” (37 reviews)
“salad” (60 reviews)
“prime rib” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We always love going here. Food is pretty good and rooms are pretty. Staff generally good. I do have to say that the overall experience has gone down this year since two years previously. Room looks a bit rougher around the edges and some restaurant...More

1  Thank karlieFoxK
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We had an hour wait but the Prime rib and Salmon was very good. The decor was a nice added touch too. We will be back for the prime rib and Salmon.

1  Thank Manyfirststogether
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We've visited many times and come back because it's beautiful, charming, cozy, and conveniently located in the heart of the town.

1  Thank WaterGirlDreaming
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Staying at the Sherwood Inn is fabulous, but so is dining, either having your breakfast on the lakeside porch or lunch and dinner in the dining room or tavern. Our deluxe continental breakfast consisted of eggs, ham, potatoes, scones, croissants, cheeses, juice ,tea etc.. and...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The inn was beautifully decorated for Christmas and they had carolers the day we were there. Nice view of the lake but not right on the lake. Ate at the tavern which was very enjoyable.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for Thanksgiving dinner. Had very expectations and was not disappointed. Service was spectacular, meal was excellent and decor was spot on. Potato leek soup was great. Wine selections were super and turkey dinner was well worth the price. We had pecan and apple...More

Thank Jerry Z
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I eat here often. They have consistently great food and you always know that whatever you order is going to taste amazing. Some of my favorites on the menu are: any of their salads but especially the chicken caesar salad and wedge, the pecan salmon...More

Thank AuburnFoodFan
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Wonderful service, staff and view of the lake. Food was delicious and just enough to start our day. Loved the gift shop and did I mention how amiable staff were everywhere. Went back to bar that evening and had same high quality service.

Thank tobaybeach
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My husband had eaten at this restaurant several years ago and enjoyed it so we decided to go when visiting Skaneatles recently. We came for lunch. He had the pot roast and I had the scrod christopher. Both were excellent. Will definately go back.

Thank msbent3218
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Four of us dropped in here one late afternoon. Found a space in the rear car park no problem, and managed to get a reasonable table despite it being July 4th. Ideally one would like a table at the front with the lake views, but...More

Thank turgonuk
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Hi Reviewers, Thank you for taking the time to defend your reviews regarding the Sherwood Inn in Skaneateles, NY. We appreciate all reviews, positive or negative. The review in question is one that was left on our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, 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, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-3405
  • E-mail
The Sherwood Inn features seasonal menus rooted in Classic American fare. Sherwood Classic items such as the Yankee Pot Roast and Baked Scrod Christopher are available year round, while our chefs change other seasonal entree selections based on the market availability of the freshest seafood, finest steaks and chops, and freshest locally grown produce. The menu often showcases several food and beverage options which are produced in New York State. A wide selection of Finger Lakes wine appear on our Wine Spectator Magazine award winning wine list.
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