Related: Finger Lakes 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.
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.
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)