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American Restaurants in Rochester

4.6 - 328 votes

Hours: 10:30AM - 9PM

2050 Latta Rd, Rochester
(585) 663-7320

Bill Gray's Greece

The food is amazing!! My favorite is the chili. The restaurant is very clean and the staff is pleasant and helpful. I definitely recommend Bill Gray�... More reviews



4.8 - 206 votes

Hours: 5 - 11PM

2541 Monroe Ave, Rochester
(585) 270-5229


This restaurant is exceptional in so many ways. Local, fresh and delicious food food, friendly and accommodating staff, welcoming atmosphere. They always... More reviews

4.5 - 293 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

99 Court St, Rochester
(585) 325-7090

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

The Brisket and cornbread are great!!! Not so much the cole slaw. We had dry ribs and chicken but the sauce was tasty... Sticky Lips is much better! More reviews

4.7 - 209 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9:30PM

283 Oxford St, Rochester
(585) 563-7633

The Red Fern

I was rather disappointed with my order of pickled vegetables and iced tea. The pickled vegetables food not seen genuine and just tasted like white/disti... More reviews

4.6 - 200 votes

Hours: 5AM - 3PM

785 E Main St, Rochester
(585) 442-4172

Jim's on Main

Fast service. Good food. Friendly staff. Would come back again, need to try more of the menu. Thank you. More reviews

4.6 - 197 votes

Hours: 5 - 9:30PM

75 Marshall St, Rochester
(585) 360-2920

The Owl House

Great locally owned restaurant in an old home that sources food and drink items from the community. Their backyard patio is great for dining. More reviews

4.7 - 166 votes

Hours: Closed today

512 Long Pond Rd, Rochester
(585) 227-9100

The Retreat

Food was good, but the music was way too loud, had to should to my wife to talk to her and she was only 2 feet away More reviews

4.5 - 218 votes

Hours: 4:30 - 11PM

50 Anderson Ave, Rochester
(585) 340-6161

Good Luck

We were celebrating my daughter in laws 30th Birthday at Chefs table. $84 per person. But so well worth it for the amount and quality of food you get. Ch... More reviews

4.5 - 210 votes

Hours: 12 - 10PM

1395 Island Cottage Rd, Rochester
(585) 663-3860

The Original Charbroil House & Catering

Dave and Stace are the best and serve awesome food! Went there for dinner on Thursday night and sat in the outdoor seating area. Loved the fresh air, c... More reviews

4.5 - 207 votes

Hours: 4PM - 12AM

739 S Clinton Ave, Rochester
(585) 504-2790

The Cub Room

This place is amazing!!! We made reservations easily online, we were quickly greeted by a charming hostess, our table was ready when we got there and we ... More reviews

4.7 - 153 votes

Hours: 10AM - 2PM

2185 N Clinton Ave, Rochester
(585) 544-1300

Atlas Eats

I almost want to keep Atlas Eats a secret because we want to be able to go there for a weekend brunch and not have to wait in line. BUT, the wait is so w... More reviews



4.4 - 223 votes

Hours: Closed today

47 Russell St, Rochester
(585) 445-8700


This was a great dining experience. Service was top notch and the food was excellent. Highly recommended. More reviews

4.7 - 141 votes

Hours: 4 - 9PM

187 Long Pond Rd, Rochester
(585) 227-6405

Bernard's Grove

Our Airbnb host recommended and we tried it out. Absolutely fantastic fine dining in a casual atmosphere. The bisque was amazing. The bowl is enormous so... More reviews

4.7 - 140 votes

Hours: 7AM - 5PM

13 S Fitzhugh St, Rochester
(585) 770-1721

Founders Cafe


4.3 - 238 votes

Hours: 5 - 11PM

3220 Monroe Ave, Rochester
(585) 249-4575

Next Door by Wegmans

Our entrees were very good. I had the Sashimi entree, my husband had the sea bass. Both were prepared well and tasted great. We will be back soon. More reviews

4.4 - 208 votes

Hours: Closed today

176 S Goodman St, Rochester
(585) 545-4985

The Mad Hatter Restaurant & Bakery

Alright, so the food is pretty good, if you can get a spot for brunch. But, I have eaten there several times and waited at least 40 minutes for a table o... More reviews

4.5 - 172 votes

Hours: 12 - 3PM

704 University Ave, Rochester
(585) 271-4910

Edibles Restaurant and Bar

I love Edibles. The food is always good and the service is excellent. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming, in an open, comfortable space that feels at h... More reviews

4.4 - 195 votes

Hours: 8AM - 3PM

960 S Clinton Ave, Rochester
(585) 461-5040

Highland Park Diner

This is one of our favorite places to eat in all of Rochester. During rush times there will be a wait but it's worth it for breakfast, brunch or lun... More reviews



4.5 - 166 votes

Hours: 5 - 11PM

688 Park Ave, Rochester
(585) 461-2960


Charming French bistro with outdoor seating along Park Ave in the Summer. Very affordable wine selection (we ordered a carafe for $20) and delicious sele... More reviews

4.4 - 184 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

25 Cataract St, Rochester
(585) 263-9200

Genesee Brew House

Great atmosphere and of course BEER! The rooftop deck has an outstanding view of High Falls and downtown Rochester. Part restaurant, part brewery, part s... More reviews

4.2 - 226 votes

Hours: 5 - 11PM

1290 University Ave, Rochester
(585) 340-6454

The Revelry

2nd (or maybe 3rd!) Visit to The Revelry! 1st post lockdown! Brunch!! Nashville hot chicken on Brioche French toast! Topped with fermented strawberries! ... More reviews

4.3 - 201 votes

Hours: 12PM - 12AM

758 South Ave, Rochester
(585) 448-1148

The Old Stone Tavern

Toddy was an excellent server. I have a pretty annoying allergy to tomatoes. When my burger came with one, I just set it aside. But Todd caught it immedi... More reviews

4.6 - 130 votes

Hours: 4:30 - 8:30PM

650 Park Ave, Rochester
(585) 461-4140

Park Avenue Pub

Lovely experience here during the Covid-19 pandemic. The restaurant took precautions inside with plastic walls in between every table and hand sanitizing... More reviews

4.3 - 191 votes

Hours: 11AM - 12AM

3859 Buffalo Rd, Rochester
(585) 594-9800

Rohrbach Brewing Co. Buffalo Road Brewpub

Dinner was delicious! Our waitress was Jenny! Fabulous service.the best we've had in awhile!! Will definitely go back!! More reviews

4.1 - 238 votes

Hours: 4 - 10PM

425 Merchants Rd, Rochester
(585) 448-0061

Lucca Kitchen & Cocktails

Ok this is not going to be good. What kind of Italian restaurant doesn't serve BREAD?!! That was first. Ceasars pizza serves bread!! Give me spaghetti, t... More reviews

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