Fun things in and around our community

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Fun things in and around our community

Our favorite places by the water

We like to go to this restaurant to watch the sunset in their outdoor area. You can sit back, relax and enjoy the view from an adirondack chair while sipping a refreshing beverage. During the summer months, there are typically waitresses to serve you while you relax. If you find that no one comes to serve you, you can go right into the bar and request someone come out to take your order. This restaurant is not open Sunday - Tuesday. It's best to get there by 6 or earlier on the weekend, if you want to be sure to get a seat!
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Hedges Nine Mile Point Restaurant
1290 Lake Rd
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We like to go to this restaurant to watch the sunset in their outdoor area. You can sit back, relax and enjoy the view from an adirondack chair while sipping a refreshing beverage. During the summer months, there are typically waitresses to serve you while you relax. If you find that no one comes to serve you, you can go right into the bar and request someone come out to take your order. This restaurant is not open Sunday - Tuesday. It's best to get there by 6 or earlier on the weekend, if you want to be sure to get a seat!
The lodge is sweet and they hold private events. We are recommending a little spot next to it where we often go and have a picnic dinner while enjoying a wonderful view of the lake.
Lakefront Lodge
The lodge is sweet and they hold private events. We are recommending a little spot next to it where we often go and have a picnic dinner while enjoying a wonderful view of the lake.
Sit out on the canal and enjoy a cocktail or dinner on the patio (weather permitting). Super inside, too! Richardson’s Canal House was originally a tavern built in 1818, and served as a public house for over 100 years. Today, Richardson’s Canal House maintains the quaint historical charm and impeccable service of yesteryear, but with a modern flair to the cuisine. Set on the scenic banks of the Erie Canal in Pittsford NY, Richardson’s Canal House combines gourmet cuisine with casual dining to deliver an experience you won’t soon forget. Whether it’s a radiant lunch on the patio grill in the summertime, or dining cozily in front of a crackling fireplace during winter, the food and the service will take center stage along with you.
Richardson's Canal House
Sit out on the canal and enjoy a cocktail or dinner on the patio (weather permitting). Super inside, too! Richardson’s Canal House was originally a tavern built in 1818, and served as a public house for over 100 years. Today, Richardson’s Canal House maintains the quaint historical charm and impeccable service of yesteryear, but with a modern flair to the cuisine. Set on the scenic banks of the Erie Canal in Pittsford NY, Richardson’s Canal House combines gourmet cuisine with casual dining to deliver an experience you won’t soon forget. Whether it’s a radiant lunch on the patio grill in the summertime, or dining cozily in front of a crackling fireplace during winter, the food and the service will take center stage along with you.

Food scene

Closes at 7 pm, but great homemade fresh food and tons of craft beers to choose from. docsbeerhouse.com
Doc's Beer House
1319 Lake Road
Closes at 7 pm, but great homemade fresh food and tons of craft beers to choose from. docsbeerhouse.com
Great food a minute up the road. restaurantjojo.com
jojo Bistro & Wine Bar - Webster
42 East Main Street
Great food a minute up the road. restaurantjojo.com
Super casual, right on the water, fun place to hang with family and friends. If you like chicken wings, the Rob's sauce, extra crispy are to die for. Oh, and across the street, you can sit by the water and enjoy a beautiful sunset! @TheBaysidePub on Facebook
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Bay Side Pub
279 Lake Rd
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Super casual, right on the water, fun place to hang with family and friends. If you like chicken wings, the Rob's sauce, extra crispy are to die for. Oh, and across the street, you can sit by the water and enjoy a beautiful sunset! @TheBaysidePub on Facebook
Historic renovation of an old cobblestone building, prevalent in the Rochester area. Fresh food and lovely bar. They don't take reservations, but call ahead and they will try to accommodate as best they can! cobblestoneonmain.com
The Cobblestone on Main
109 West Main Street
Historic renovation of an old cobblestone building, prevalent in the Rochester area. Fresh food and lovely bar. They don't take reservations, but call ahead and they will try to accommodate as best they can! cobblestoneonmain.com
Comfort food and friendly service. All kinds of good home town cooking. mamalorscafe.com
Mama Lor's Cafe
1891 Ridge Road
Comfort food and friendly service. All kinds of good home town cooking. mamalorscafe.com
A super fast place for good home cooked breakfast! billyshomestead.com
Billy's Homestead
1778 Empire Blvd
A super fast place for good home cooked breakfast! billyshomestead.com
Nearest grocery store and the one that people buzz about! They are on almost every corner and you should be able to find anything you need and then some! wegmans.com
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Wegmans
900 Holt Rd
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Nearest grocery store and the one that people buzz about! They are on almost every corner and you should be able to find anything you need and then some! wegmans.com
An historical frozen custard tradition in Rochester and surrounding areas! abbottscustard.com
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Abbott's Frozen Custard
733 Park Ave
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An historical frozen custard tradition in Rochester and surrounding areas! abbottscustard.com
Super place for breakfast - right in town. goldenboysny.com
Golden Boys Family Restaurant
36 West Main Street
Super place for breakfast - right in town. goldenboysny.com
Fabulous, fun, authentic Mexican food. montealbangrill.com
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Monte Alban
2245 Empire Blvd
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Fabulous, fun, authentic Mexican food. montealbangrill.com
A modern Italian American dining establishment with a full service bar located in the newly renovated Cannery in the historic Village of Fairport. Great outdoor seating, as well!
Compane Trattoria
25 Parce Avenue
A modern Italian American dining establishment with a full service bar located in the newly renovated Cannery in the historic Village of Fairport. Great outdoor seating, as well!

Neighborhoods

All sorts of areas to hike, picnic, and relax www.monroecounty.gov/parks-webster
Webster Park
Webster Park
All sorts of areas to hike, picnic, and relax www.monroecounty.gov/parks-webster
The Finger Lakes provide an abundance of activities for entertainment. Whether you want to hike, bike, shop, meander, taste wine, or just sit and enjoy the beauty, there is something for everyone. www.fingerlakes.org/things-to-do/wineries
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Finger Lakes
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The Finger Lakes provide an abundance of activities for entertainment. Whether you want to hike, bike, shop, meander, taste wine, or just sit and enjoy the beauty, there is something for everyone. www.fingerlakes.org/things-to-do/wineries

Sightseeing

Schutts is a 100-year old cider and apple farm a couple miles away. Famous for apples, cider, donuts and gifts. schuttsapplemill.com
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Schutt's Apple Mill
1063 Plank Rd
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Schutts is a 100-year old cider and apple farm a couple miles away. Famous for apples, cider, donuts and gifts. schuttsapplemill.com
A super spot for hiking, picnicking, camping, wildlife, and relaxation. letchworthpark.com
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Letchworth State Park
1 Letchworth State Park
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A super spot for hiking, picnicking, camping, wildlife, and relaxation. letchworthpark.com
History of the women's rights icon. susanb.org
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National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
17 Madison St
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History of the women's rights icon. susanb.org
The Erie Canal in New York is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System. It was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes, originally stretching for 363 miles from the Hudson River in Albany to Lake Erie in Buffalo. Completed in 1825, it was the second-longest canal in the world and greatly enhanced the development and economy of the cities of New York, including Albany, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo, and New York City, as well as the United States. This was in part due to the new ease of transport of salt and other goods, and industries that developed around those. Experience the history of the Erie canal as you walk or bike along the banks and view the locks, small boats, etc. You may rent kayaks or canoes if you would like to get on to the canal, or even a houseboat for a few days! empiretrail.ny.gov/rochester-syracuse/fairport-palmyra
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Erie Canal
Erie Canal Heritage Trail
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The Erie Canal in New York is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System. It was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes, originally stretching for 363 miles from the Hudson River in Albany to Lake Erie in Buffalo. Completed in 1825, it was the second-longest canal in the world and greatly enhanced the development and economy of the cities of New York, including Albany, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo, and New York City, as well as the United States. This was in part due to the new ease of transport of salt and other goods, and industries that developed around those. Experience the history of the Erie canal as you walk or bike along the banks and view the locks, small boats, etc. You may rent kayaks or canoes if you would like to get on to the canal, or even a houseboat for a few days! empiretrail.ny.gov/rochester-syracuse/fairport-palmyra
A fun place to grab some coffee, buy some flowers or just browse the many vendors on a Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday morning! www.cityofrochester.gov/publicmarke
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Rochester Public Market
Rochester Public Market
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A fun place to grab some coffee, buy some flowers or just browse the many vendors on a Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday morning! www.cityofrochester.gov/publicmarke
Chimney Bluffs State Park is a 597-acre state park in the town of Huron in Wayne County, New York. The park is situated on the southern shore of Lake Ontario, east of Sodus Bay. From the park's hiking trails, visitors can view the large clay formations at the water's edge for which the park is named. parks.ny.gov/parks/43
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Chimney Bluffs State Park
7700 Garner Rd
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Chimney Bluffs State Park is a 597-acre state park in the town of Huron in Wayne County, New York. The park is situated on the southern shore of Lake Ontario, east of Sodus Bay. From the park's hiking trails, visitors can view the large clay formations at the water's edge for which the park is named. parks.ny.gov/parks/43

Breweries

Make their own craft beers and a super spot to sit outside or inside, whichever you prefer. They've started creating their own hard seltzer, as well, with some amazing seasonal flavors. The chef is phenomenal and you will find the food outstanding.
Knucklehead Craft Brewing
426 Ridge Rd
Make their own craft beers and a super spot to sit outside or inside, whichever you prefer. They've started creating their own hard seltzer, as well, with some amazing seasonal flavors. The chef is phenomenal and you will find the food outstanding.
Fantastic brewery, crafting up all sorts of goodies. Large outdoor seating as well as indoor, if you prefer. They serve great pub food, as well!
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K2 Brothers Brewing
1221 Empire Blvd
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Fantastic brewery, crafting up all sorts of goodies. Large outdoor seating as well as indoor, if you prefer. They serve great pub food, as well!
Fun place to hang outside on their patio and enjoy craft beer, bands on the weekends, and dogs allowed!
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Fairport Brewing Company
99 S Main St
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Fun place to hang outside on their patio and enjoy craft beer, bands on the weekends, and dogs allowed!

Distilleries and such

It all started back in 2011, in the backyard over some whiskey and a loaded smoker when the founder and chief trailblazer – musician Tommy Brunett, came up with the concept of combining two great American past times: great bourbon/whiskey making with an added subtle hint of Applewood BBQ’s smoked goodness. Internationally acclaimed NYS farm distillery in Fairport, NY is where the magic happens.
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Iron Smoke Distillery
111 Parce Ave
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It all started back in 2011, in the backyard over some whiskey and a loaded smoker when the founder and chief trailblazer – musician Tommy Brunett, came up with the concept of combining two great American past times: great bourbon/whiskey making with an added subtle hint of Applewood BBQ’s smoked goodness. Internationally acclaimed NYS farm distillery in Fairport, NY is where the magic happens.