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Il Posto Bistro and Wine Bar

137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
+1 585-905-0535
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta dishes” (8 reviews)
“crostini” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited I’ll Posto on a cold winters night. Celebrating my wife’s Birthday with sister and brother in law. My sister likes a chicken dish that was no longer on the menu. No problem. Our waitress asked the chef if he could make and he did....More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just ate at Il Posto for the first time in several months. We were greeted and welcomed like we were family. The wine list was great!!!! Denise, the owner, was so welcoming!!!!!! The menu was extensive with a variety of foods to choose from....More

1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little restaurant with great food.....all the entree's were just great. We were a party of 6, the waitress service was excellent.

Thank Winnebago2010
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night. Reservations are highly recommend. Place is small with a really nice atmosphere. Very friendly and professional staff. They make you feel like family. Nice wine selection. Only a couple local gems served. There are specials along with the regular menu....More

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

During our visit to the Finger Lakes region we were given a recommendation for IL POSTO in Canandaigua, by Jim at Keuka Springs Vineyards. I was able to secure a reservation @ 7:45. My wife and I arrived a bit early and got a cocktail...More

1  Thank mttarasco
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We happened upon this place and went for drinks and apps at the bar. Denise, the owner, as well as her staff, are so friendly. The food was delicious. I had the best margherita pizza outside of Italy. Denise even sang for us as an...More

Thank 914IrishLass
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent service,atmosphere,and food. The beet salad was so good as was the pasta dishes. Denise was very friendly and funny!

Thank 325lenise
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Had dinner here in August and I can't say enough about how amazing the food was! The meals were perfectly cooked and absolutely delicious! The owner was sweet and charming and came around making sure everything was perfect and even brought the chef out to...More

Thank caf22464
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I went to Il Posto with my husband for my birthday dinner. We had heard good things about the place and we were not disappointed. I made a six o'clock reservation. We were greeted by the owner when we arrived and were seated in a...More

Thank Beth4741
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Varied and interesting menu. Excellent bread before dinner. Friendly server who didn't act rushed. Four of us found our meals to be excellent including the risotto special, pasta dish, seafood soup, and rack of lamb. Short wine list but we enjoyed our selections. Only negatives...More

Thank DT25
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
it is cosy but in sure they could comfortably accommodate your party if you call in advance.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-905-0535
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