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Big Tree Inn

46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
+1 585-243-5220
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I feel you can no longer go to the Big Tree for food, perhaps for a little ambiance, maybe...this is a sad thing. Our food was dreadful. Fried shrimp, with cold centers, on a hot plate of coleslaw, it was sent back, we were told...More

1  Thank Judy M
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Kathy, our server, exceeded expectations. She knows her menu, is attentive, yet respectful of your space. She cleaned up a spilled beverage without making my wife feel like it was a problem. Kathy is a true professional. Now for the yummy food items...The Roast Beet...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

First, I will commend the chef for trying to do some interesting things with the food - dinner was a very mixed bag. Onion soup was very good - except why do they put bread in the broth section - I understand the bread on...More

Thank ABW401
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Big Tree is a wonderful dining experience. The menu is exceptional and particularly so for a small town. Reservations were a snap, and probably weren't really necessary the evening that we visited. The service was excellent, and the food was impeccably prepared. Overall price...More

Thank ThatWaide G
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My son (and now, daughter-in-law!) recently held their wedding and reception at the Big Tree Inn. It was just the right venue for the small, intimate gathering of close family and friends. It is a wonderful, historical inn in Geneseo, NY. The staff at the...More

Thank hwilson2013
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is my favorite place to take a friend, parent, or date! It is clean and nicer than anything else in Geneseo.

Thank Jillian P
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had lunch there with my son. We were seated promptly, in a table next to a window. The dining room was a bit cool, but we were dressed warmly. The selection of beers on tap was good. Our waitress was pleasant and had our...More

Thank GeoWayland_NYUSA
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This Inn is a beautiful place to stay with a abundance of history. Cocktails in the bar and dinner in the restaurant were perfect! Our room "The Mark Twain Room" was amazing with lots of space, whirlpool, fireplace, and King size bed. All the perfect...More

1  Thank StoneMountainInn2009
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This Inn is a gem. The mansion is beautiful with just 8 rooms and a upscale restaurant. The prices are very reasonable. My room was gorgeous with a fireplace and beautiful furnishings! It's nestled right in the town so there are all the modern facilities...More

Thank roxannec173
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoy the historic ambiance and good food in the multiple dining rooms or on the spacious front porch. This is truly the gem of Geneseo's Main st!

1  Thank cubes1234
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Geneseo
  • Phone Number: +1 585-243-5220
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