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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%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (35 reviews)
“prime rib” (18 reviews)
“wedge salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Scrumptious afternoon tea and fruit tart with cream anne ice cream, yummy!A beautiful period hotel right on the lake with gorgeous views, great service from staff!

Thank Timothy A
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Get off the NY thruway & meander down to this old gem. It is worth getting side-tracked. Sit at one of the coziest bars on Skaneateles Lake & ask Martha, barkeep extraordinaire, to pull you a tall, cold "Skinny Atlas" (a local beer) to accompany...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

After a walk around town and a quick stop at the lake, my boyfriend and I stopped here for lunch. Friendly staff with a lovely interior design. The food tasted great! I got their mini pizza, which I highly recommend. My boyfriend got the prime...More

Thank Langlokt
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Food was good and had many choices. In spite of it being quite busy, our server was energetic and efficient and always had a smile on her face. Enjoyed the atmosphere of the historic inn

Thank linda a
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Met some colleagues here for dinner while visiting fro out of town. It was a random weekday so it was not very busy but the ambiance of this entire place (and the town for that matter) is fantastic. They had a very good local beer...More

1  Thank pmjennissen
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The Sherwood had been around for years and consistently has great food. They have a nice menu ranging from a pub burger to a steak. You overlook Skaneateles Lake from the bar and then dining room. There are rooms available to rent and a nice...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stopped in for lunch a week ago. As the title suggests, we have to rate this as average at best. My Sherwood Salad (sans bacon) was as bland as it could be. Three or 4 small strips of roasted pepper, a few flakes of...More

Thank Travel2Go2000
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The atmosphere is just what you would expect from an old inn. Food and Beverage service is excellent. If you dine early, sit in the front section overlooking the lake.

Thank PATraveler6
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Fine dining, beautiful setting, would highly recommend it to all folks. Great for date night, dining with parents, family if you can afford it.

Thank lauralee882017
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Love to eat on the tavern side. Warm and cozy with fireplace going and views of the lake. There is a nice selection on the menu and service is great. Best French onion soup!!!!

Thank cloverhill1
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4 September 2015|
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Response from TheSherwoodInn | Property representative |
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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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
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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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