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Timmy G's

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Maiden Lane, Penn Yan, NY 14527
+1 315-536-9800
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Penn Yan, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been coming here since he opened. Have to get here early for seating, because all the locals hit it. It has very limited seating. Food and service are excellent. It is like a cheers atmosphere where everyone knows everyone.

Thank f1o9o0d6
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We dine here every year when we come for the Deck the Halls event. Food is always tasty. Service is good. They are always very accommodating to our large group.

Thank Patty T
Brooklyn, New York
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

What a lovely place, everything we ordered was very good. Service was fantastic, everyone was so helpful and attentive! Homemade peanut butter dessert is so good!

Thank OVV123
Rochester, New York
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210 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A nice restaurant and bar in town, set back from Main Street. Plenty of parking in a lot across the street. Food was good and they serve fish fries every day. Their creamy cole slaw was very tasty.

Thank Mike S
Albany, New York
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was a nice little spot recommended to us by a local resident. The bar is very large and has a good selection of beer and wine. There was a line but getting a table for four didn't take more than 15-20 minutes (not sure if they take reservations) so we sat at the bar and enjoyed a beer while... More 

Thank Holly N
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Oh my god!! What a great place. Timmy G’s is a relatively small sized tavern offering a broad array of appetizers, salads, sandwiches and full plated entrees. They also carry a broad assortment of bottled beers, a limited offering of wine by the glass and soft drinks. Due to the facilities size coupled with its popularity the noise level can... More 

Thank Sven21740
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Quaint little restaurant in Penn Yan, NY near the Finger Lakes. Food was very good. Very pleasant environment.

Thank joanngwyn
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was our first visit to the Finger Lakes and we had talked to some locals that recommend Timmy G's. We were not disappointed! Only had to wait a few minutes and it was worth it. Great prices and very good place just minutes from were we stayed. Staff was very friendly also!

Thank troyt10
Westmoreland, NY
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Luckily for us Timmy G's was recommended by a local as it's not on the main drag, we probably wouldn't have found it ourselves. Homey feel inside, with a large bar area and booths / tables to the side. Excellent service too. I had a Turkey Royale Club and it was so good! My husband loved that he could order... More 

Thank NancyJean13
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194 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Not fancy, just good. It's plain inside with a sizeable bar, where I sat. My server was personable with a good sense of humor and very hard working. The menu was straightforward and there were many beers and wines from which to choose. Service was attentive. I tried a local reisling which was quite good. The chicken parm was also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maiden Lane, Penn Yan, NY 14527
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Penn Yan
  • Phone Number: +1 315-536-9800
This is a new restaurant and is on small lane off Main St in downtown Penn Yan, NY

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