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The Shore at The Inn on the Lake

770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215
+1 585-394-1480
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“salad” (14 reviews)
“filet” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215
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Reviewed yesterday

I was with a group of 19 people with a reservation. We were not served for one hour and twenty minutes. Then several of us had cold food which had to be reheated. One entree (stir fried chicken) was inedible and the guest had to...More

Thank Sherry D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Shore at The Inn restaurant is great, a diversified menu at a reasonable cost and offers a great view to lake Canandaigua.

Thank ronaldgauthier
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Dinner was great, atmosphere too. Wine and beer tasting, cooking classes, and a cute little shop. Folks are friendly and accommodating.

Thank llc351
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I was treated to a beautiful view of snow-covered Squaw Island from my table. The lunch menu offered nice twists to regular fare. I had Sandy's Chicken Salad Sandwich which was a meaty chicken salad sandwich made with cranberries, walnuts and apples - very tasty...More

Thank P3616ZUdenisem
Reviewed 24 November 2017

A small group of us attended the buffet today. The reservation was made ahead of time, they did not mentioned the price, just the 48 hour cancellation policy(this is usually for a hotel). We arrived on schedule and they had my first and last name...More

Thank mkstoll
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Stayed at the hotel and had our first night dinner here.. My wife had the salmon ($26.00) with lentils which was absolutely terrible, Lentils with salmon? Hard lentils killing the salmon. Pass on this. I had The Lamb Ragout ($24.00) which I enjoyed and ordered...More

Thank MunsonTraveler
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Great bread, wonderful meal, crisp salad! I go here relatively often and would recommend sitting indoors our outside in the summer

Thank N G
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with very good food, good service and a wonderful setting. Have enjoyed many meals in a warm and beautiful environment.

Thank HeidiErika
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We enjoyed The butternut squash salad, filet done perfectly, salmon and a bottle of Salmon Run wine. Excellent service but overpriced.

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

For the price, you get a nice variety of breakfast items. Eggs, french toast, sausage/bacon, potatoes, variety of breads, cereals, fruit and sweets for $9.99. They have coffee, tea, and offer bloody mary's and mimosas. Can't go wrong for the price!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 770 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2215 (Formerly Canandaigua Inn On The Lake)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-394-1480
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  • This restaurant is at The Inn on the Lake
The Shore is our featured restaurant for fine dining in a classic setting with a view of Canandaigua Lake. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, you will enjoy delightful cuisine all year round.
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