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Ember Woodfire Grill

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21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
+1 585-346-0222
16:30 - 22:30
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Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:30
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Hornell, New York
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Ember several times. This most recent time was probably the best meal I've had from Ember. We ordered the sweet potato egg rolls, woodfired mac and cheese, the raspberry jalapeño chicken wings, and the beef sliders. We had tried the egg rolls and mac and cheese in the past, as well as other chicken wing sauces.... More 

Thank apple1293
Geneseo, New York
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is unique and is tappas style. All the food is superior. The staff is attentive and seating can accommodate large or small groups

Thank lhouse1
Western NY
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98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Amazing food and service. A hidden gem in Livonia. Make reservations early as it fills up quickly and sometimes there can be nights with no openings - if you wait too long!

Thank Jack_Plum
Conesus, New York
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Great verity of food and everything is great. They promote sharing, so you get a few dishes and everyone shares. Real nice patio outside with a bar. And live local bands. It's always a good time.

Thank jcf5886
Conesus, New York
1 review
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Ember is one of my favorite restaurants! I love the variety of foods and everything is excellent in taste and presentation!

Thank wm0nr0e
Avon, New York
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you like ordering Tapas and eating family style its for you. Love the Steak Salad. and they have Great Entertainment during the warmer months.

Thank dclin2n
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We've frequented Ember for about five years now. The menu changes slightly from season to season. There are always a wide variety of choices and everything is tasty. The steak salad and raspberry jalapeño wings are two of our favorite staples.

Thank Thefullrack
Livonia, New York
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Good meal, but the bar area is to small. Will go back again and have recommended this to friends and family.

Thank bkuchmy
Byron, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our favorite restaurant! Very cool atmosphere... renovated train station. The food is the bomb!! Farm to table. We had sweet potato eggs rolls, steak and oatmeal cake with peanut butter chocolate frosting... simply amazing!!

Thank cwc4735
Henrietta, New York
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I live in an area that is overrun with restaurants of every kind so driving 30 min. to eat at an out-of-the-way restaurant doesn't seem to make sense...unless it's this place. The food is outstanding and the service is exactly what you'd want at restaurant like this. Our server was very knowledgeable about the menu and was attentive without being... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:30
16:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: +1 585-346-0222
EMBER WOOD FIRE GRILL is a casual dining restaurant, occupying the old historic train station in the quaint village of Livonia in Livingston County, committed to a hospitality first attitude.

In an era dominated by chain restaurants and fast, pre-packaged food, our mission is to bring our patrons REAL food at reasonable prices. Comfort from scratch cuisine using the best ingredients from sustainable sources, whenever possible: selections with no growth hormones, pesticides, pre-packaged, frozen or use of steam tables will be used in our kitchen. Our food is high quality and labor intensive, the same as some of the top restaurants, in the country, without the big city over head, so we can keep our prices reasonable.

Our hope is that you, our customer, will enjoy the combination of stunning modern architecture and old charm: simple, good food "meant to share" from farm to plate. Our menus will changes with the seasons, our wood fire selections are cooked with real wood, our wine and micro brew selections are large and extensive. Our well trained staff will make your selection approachable and fun.

S.O.S.: Shorts or Suit, come down and enjoy!!!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?