Finger Lakes Waterfront Restaurants

The lakes themselves are the main draw of the region, so there is no better way to enjoy a meal than with a view of the water. The Finger Lakes region offers dozens of waterfront restaurants, and a great many more restaurnts with a view of the water. Whether you want to enjoy a burger and a beer at a dockfront restaurant or you want to enjoy a truly memorable meal from a bluff high above the water, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from.


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Sherwood Inn

26 West Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY, 13152

The Sherwood Inn is a classic hotel featuring modern amenities and fine dining - nestled in the village of Skaneateles overlooking wonderful Skaneateles Lake. Enjoy the view of the lake from your room, or take a trip around the lake in their wooden powerboat - the Sherwood Inn is the perfect home base for your trip to the Finger Lakes.

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Switzerland Inn

14109 Keuka Village Rd, Hammondsport, NY, 14840

Enjoy a great meal overlooking Keuka Lake at the legendary Switz. Featuring burgers, pizza, steaks and seafood - The Switz is must stop on your trip to Keuka Lake.

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The Showboat Restaurant and Bar

3434 North Plum Point Road, Himrod, NY, 14842

Enjoy tasty American fare at the Showboat Restaurant and Bar at Showboat Motel. Sit inside–close to the bar stocked with a variety of liquor, beer, and of course, Finger Lakes wine–or outside, overlooking picturesque Seneca Lake - and don't forget to ask for their world famous "bird balls" - (mini chicken cordon bleu balls)

Aurora Inn
391 Main Street, Aurora, NY, 13026
BluePointe Grille
16 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY, 14891
(607) 535-6116
Blue Water Grill
11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY, 13152
(315) 685-6600
BoatYard Grill
525 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY, 14850
Cascade's Bar & Grill
2846 Route 38, Moravia, NY, 13118
Crows Nest
415 Boodys Hill Road, Waterloo, NY, 13165
315 781-0600
Ports Cafe
4432 West Lake Road Route 14, Geneva, NY, 14456
301 Lake St, Penn Yan, NY, 14527
Seneca Harbor Station
1 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY, 14891
(607) 535-4541
Snug Harbor
9068A Sung Harbor Dr, Hammondsport, NY, 14840
The Waterfront Grille
130 Lakeshore Drive, Canandaigua, NY, 14424