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The Sand Bar

) #30 of 78 Restaurants in Canandaigua $$ - $$$ American, ,
At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Looked like an upscale resort, people were dressed to the nines, bejewelled etc. -but this little lakeside bar and eatery is the place for you if you are easy going, relaxed and an person who is , "Growin' Older But Not Up". The wait staff...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a nice day at the lake this place is a great meeting place for friends. The view overlooking Canandaigua Lake is beautiful and relaxing.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Sandbar for a lunch this past Sunday after jet skiing with my family. Great setting on the lake, lively with music and very busy - fun vibe. Very family friendly and actually saw some adorable four legged friends. All staff I interacted...More

Thank Killeen H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place continued to decline in food and service.....the only positive was Steve Grills playing blues.....Drinks had no hint of alcohol.....there was a very long wait for our food....ordered a salad with the entree and I had to ask for it to come out first...possibly...More

Thank franksatthelake
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a great local location. It sits right on Canandaigua Lake. We drove the boat right to the public tier up area right in front of the restaurant. Great place in the evening to watch the boats all jockey for position at the...More

Thank Twin S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The drinks are consistently good! The food on the other hand is surprisingly weak for a place that has so much more potential.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Sign says seat yourself! Did that, 7 waitresses walked by to wait other tables, clean up and take checks, still sitting here 20 minutes later and still haven't been addressed!

1  Thank Larry S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Sitting outside on the patio was gorgeous. The problem was with the food. The fish tacos (fried fish) were very spicy, the Buffalo chicken wrap was just ok, and the creamsicle adult beverage did not have a hint of alcohol flavoring at all. This was...More

Thank Laurarobin
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Went to Sandbar last weekend! Will be the last time we go. Food was average and a little expensive. I had to argue with the waitress over being over charged for a food item I did not order another thing is you can not reserve...More

Thank minpincity2k
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The place appears dirty. The TV's weren't working. The customers were young, drunk locals and not the type that are fun to hang out with. There needs to be more lighting along the water. But maybe on a good night it could be a really...More

Thank HolH33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • This restaurant is at The Inn on the Lake
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