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Red Newt Cellars Winery & Bistro

$$ - $$$
American, Wine Bar
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3675 Tichenor Rd, Hector, NY 14841-9675
+1 607-546-4100
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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6 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good service and we liked several of there wines. Only thing I bought wine and did not her credit for the tasting change as others do

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Thank deloy s
Upstate, NY
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is another phenomena winery! The young lady doing our tasting was so informative and knowledgeable not only about their wines but about wine in general. Unfortunately they were the last stop in our day and we didn't get to stay as long as we would have liked. This is a must stop on the wine trail!

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Thank 1Travelgirl08
Punta Cana
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great staff engaging in wine advice & education. Great selection - i loved the reserved Riesling. Food pairing was accompanied by 5 different riesling wines & food was a variety of flavors & textures. Check out their wine club- deliver to NYC!

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Thank Marie M
Buffalo, New York
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This past weekend my wife and I were in the Finger Lakes region of New York and decided to stop a wineries we haven't been at for some time, or not at all. O Our first stop was Red Newt. We've both only been to this winery once before, 10 years ago during a wine trail event. This time we... More 

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Thank trever08
Ithaca, New York
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Rew Newt Cellar on a weekend morning, and you can taste 6 wines for $6 from a wide spectrum of wines, from Riesling, Gewurztrminer to Merlot. The owner is very passionate and knowledgeable in wines. Look forward to their wines coming up in later years!

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Thank J-R C
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had lunch at Red Newt and the food was great. Got seated by the pellet burning stove which was nice since it was cold and windy that day.

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Thank Deborah S
DavidWhiting, Owner at Red Newt Cellars Winery & Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you. I'm glad you enjoyed your lunch! Please stop back and see us again. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic wine, excellent hosts and great food. Would love to visit using nice weather. The tomato soup was dynamite!

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Thank Vandye N
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The wines were good. Our pourer was interesting character - He was informative but a bit arrogant. I had read about then owners in Summer Glass and felt the loss when the owner wife died. We heard good things about the food but it didn't seem like much of cafe but more of wine tasting room. We did enjoyed the... More 

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Pennsylvania
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Three of us stopped there for lunch. Staff very welcoming and food was awesome. All fresh and local. Nice bistro with nice view. We didn't stay for tasting but did enjoy a glass of their wines with our lunch. Would recommend

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Thank mariePennsylvania
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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This winery offers something for everyone, the wines are value priced. the Bistro is an enjoyable lunch, a nice stopping point on your lake tour.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3675 Tichenor Rd, Hector, NY 14841-9675
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Hector
  • Phone Number: +1 607-546-4100
Description
The Red Newt Bistro is a great place to stop for lunch while in the Finger Lakes. We continue a decades long tradition of working closely with local farmers to offer fresh and delicious local fare. Quick service and simple, delicious food sourced from Finger Lakes farms is the perfect complement to a glass of wine on our deck.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?