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Blue Water Grill

) #3 of 24 Restaurants in Skaneateles €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
+1 315-685-6600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (21 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
“corn chowder” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
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1 - 10 of 623 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate here two times on our two day getaway. We liked that it was right on the water near the park. One night we had Pizza Margherita and French onion soup which were both delicious. Another night we ate outside and had nachos/salsa/guacamole and...More

Thank MaryEllen55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what the fuss was about. Maybe if there was a view of the lake. 20 minute wait for a table by the busing table with no view was not worth the wait. DON'T take a bad table. Lots of interesting things on the...More

Thank JonRSW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at this always busy restaurant. Scallops tasted fishy. Salad was lots of flavorless lettuce. Pork BBQ was ok. Service was ok though a bit hovering. The constant parade of servers and customers clomping by our table marred the ambiance and made conversation...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food , good reasonably priced, with great views of the lake, also warm and cozy in colder months.

Thank Timothy A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

great value for the meals and drinks. We ate in the bar and it was a nice atmosphere and very friendly people ( mainly locals at this time of year)

Thank mary t
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This place is great for lunch or dinner. We go here often so I don't think to review it... All menu options are great. Sunday Bloody Mary Bar is wonderful. Sushi is great. This is great for casual dining, lunch or dinner, or even as...More

Thank TraceySFish
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner at the Blue Water Grill. It was delicious and since it was a Sunday evening there was live music which was great. Outstanding!

Thank Carlee720
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We ate dinner here on a rather busy Sunday night. We got a table overlooking the water which was nice. We both had cheeseburgers that were excellent! Nice charbroil flavor and plenty of fries (I had sweet potato fries). We each had a drink and...More

Thank WMPatFan
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The blue water grill is a quality friendly restaurant in Skaneateles. If you are in town and are not sure we're to eat. Stop in at the Blue Water Grill. It's a pleasant place with a variety of options of cocktails, wine and beer. Our...More

Thank wbw123
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

They have anything from Chicken Wings to sushi or a steak and it's all good ! Reasonably priced and a big selection on the menu. Sits right in the village of Skaneateles along the lake . Great place to have a drink and a meal...More

Thank Chris M
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Are dogs allowed on the patio?
19 July 2016|
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Response from 08VictoryVision | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any pets and I'm sorry that I don't have your answer.
do you have a function space, or can we buy out the restaurant for a Friday night rehearsal dinner?
31 March 2015|
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Response from 2foodtravelers | Reviewed this property |
Did you try Gildas??
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-6600
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