Guidebook for Rochester

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Guidebook for Rochester

Drinks & Nightlife

Live music on most evenings. Food served. Nice crowd.
Johnny’s Irish Pub
1382 Culver Road
Live music on most evenings. Food served. Nice crowd.
Food and drinks served here. Outdoor patio. Very spacious.
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Merchants Grill
881 Merchants Road
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Food and drinks served here. Outdoor patio. Very spacious.
Local brewery, complete with tasting room.
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Rohrbach Brewing Co. Railroad Street Beer Hall
97 Railroad Street
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Local brewery, complete with tasting room.
Local brewery, complete with tasting room.
South Union Street
Local brewery, complete with tasting room.
Semi-local brewery, complete with tasting room. Food served here. Food's a bit expensive, but they offer $2 flights for beer sampling.
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Genesee Brew House
25 Cataract Street
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Semi-local brewery, complete with tasting room. Food served here. Food's a bit expensive, but they offer $2 flights for beer sampling.

Food Scene

Great local pizza place! Family-owned and operated for close to 40 years.
Nino's Pizzeria
1330 Culver Road
Great local pizza place! Family-owned and operated for close to 40 years.
One of the best and most unique restaurants in Rochester. They offer an Ethiopian lunch buffet and a world-fusion sort of menu in the evenings. Very affordable as well!
Natural Oasis Market
288 Monroe Avenue
One of the best and most unique restaurants in Rochester. They offer an Ethiopian lunch buffet and a world-fusion sort of menu in the evenings. Very affordable as well!
Best place to go for Thai food in Rochester! Try the fresh veggie spring rolls and the spicey tofu dish.
Esan Thai Restaurant
696 Park Avenue
Best place to go for Thai food in Rochester! Try the fresh veggie spring rolls and the spicey tofu dish.
Delicious and authentic Greek food. Try the skordalia with lagana! Get there early because they close at 7pm.
Voula's Greek Sweets
439 Monroe Avenue
Delicious and authentic Greek food. Try the skordalia with lagana! Get there early because they close at 7pm.
Classic, Greek-owned and operated diner Good food at a reasonable price.
Golden Fox Restaurant
1115 Culver Road
Classic, Greek-owned and operated diner Good food at a reasonable price.
A neighborhood hotspot for breakfast. Get there early on the weekends or expect a bit of a wait.
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James Brown's Place
1356 Culver Road
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A neighborhood hotspot for breakfast. Get there early on the weekends or expect a bit of a wait.
Folks come from all over Rochester to dine here.
Swan Market
231 Parsells Avenue
Folks come from all over Rochester to dine here.
Several restaurants are located here. It's also within the Neighborhood of The Arts (NOTA).
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Village Gate Square
274 Goodman Street North
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Several restaurants are located here. It's also within the Neighborhood of The Arts (NOTA).
Small, neighborhood cafe. Inspired by Van Gogh's artwork. Live music, warm and cold drinks, lite menu.
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Starry Nites Cafe LLC
696 University Avenue
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Small, neighborhood cafe. Inspired by Van Gogh's artwork. Live music, warm and cold drinks, lite menu.
Popular BBQ spot. Vegan and vegetarian options avaialble.
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Sticky Lips BBQ City Music Hall
625 Culver Road
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Popular BBQ spot. Vegan and vegetarian options avaialble.

Everything Else

Great, locally-owned neighborhood bowling alley. Excellent beer selection. Food served here as well.
L&M Lanes
873 Merchants Road
Great, locally-owned neighborhood bowling alley. Excellent beer selection. Food served here as well.
A great resource of information and a very impressive structure.
Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County
115 South Avenue
A great resource of information and a very impressive structure.
Nearest library.
Sully Branch Library
530 Webster Avenue
Nearest library.
Live concerts every evening (often for free) featuring world-class musicians. Also home to an extensive music library.
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Eastman Theatre
26 Gibbs Street
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Live concerts every evening (often for free) featuring world-class musicians. Also home to an extensive music library.
Spend some time at the nearby beach!
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Durand Eastman Beach
1342 Lake Shore Boulevard
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Spend some time at the nearby beach!
Neighborhood bike shop.
Tryon Bike
80 Rockwood Place
Neighborhood bike shop.
Mail things here.
US Post Office
130 Winton Road North
Mail things here.
United States Postal Service
300 Waring Road
Mail things here.

Sightseeing

How many other places can say they have a waterfall right in the center of their city? A very scenic place and a great spot for learning a bit about Rochester's history.
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High Falls
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How many other places can say they have a waterfall right in the center of their city? A very scenic place and a great spot for learning a bit about Rochester's history.
The resting place of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, among others. Definitely worth checking out if you have any inclination toward history.
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Mount Hope Cemetery
1133 Mount Hope Avenue
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The resting place of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, among others. Definitely worth checking out if you have any inclination toward history.
Better than an amusement park (and cheaper too), one can easily spend an entire day here. Tons of interactive exhibits. Fun for all ages.
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The Strong Museum
1 Manhattan Square Drive
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Better than an amusement park (and cheaper too), one can easily spend an entire day here. Tons of interactive exhibits. Fun for all ages.
Recommended for art enthusiasts.
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Galeria de Arte Memorial
500 University Avenue
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Recommended for art enthusiasts.
Recommended for photography enthusiasts and for those interested in learning more about Rochester's history.
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George Eastman Museum
900 East Avenue
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Recommended for photography enthusiasts and for those interested in learning more about Rochester's history.
Beautiful park.
Reservoir Road
Beautiful park.
This is Rochester's first public park. Includes a conservatory.
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Highland Park
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This is Rochester's first public park. Includes a conservatory.
One of Rochester's beautiful parks!
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Durand Eastman Park
570 Lake Shore Boulevard
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One of Rochester's beautiful parks!
Our sister co-op.
Ant Hill Cooperative
960 South Plymouth Avenue
Our sister co-op.
Recommended for history enthusiasts.
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Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
17 Madison Street
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Recommended for history enthusiasts.

Arts & Culture

Live concerts every evening (often for free) featuring world-class musicians. Also home to an extensive music library.
Sibley Music Library
27 Gibbs Street
Live concerts every evening (often for free) featuring world-class musicians. Also home to an extensive music library.
Featuring independent and foreign films.
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The Little Theatre
240 East Avenue
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Featuring independent and foreign films.
Featuring classic movies and film festivals.
Dryden Theatre
900 East Avenue
Featuring classic movies and film festivals.
Featuring 2nd-run double-features for $5!
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The Cinema Theater
957 South Clinton Avenue
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Featuring 2nd-run double-features for $5!
Rochester's very own amusement park! Highly recommend the water slides.
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Seabreeze Amusement Park
4600 Culver Road
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Rochester's very own amusement park! Highly recommend the water slides.

Essentials

Voted the #1 outdoor market in the country. Open every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
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City of Rochester Public Market
280 Union St N
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Voted the #1 outdoor market in the country. Open every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
A cooperatively-owned grocery store.
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Abundance Food Co-op
571 South Avenue
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A cooperatively-owned grocery store.
Often referred to as the Taj Mahal of grocery stores.
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Wegmans
1750 East Ave
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Often referred to as the Taj Mahal of grocery stores.