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The Owl House

75 Marshall St, Rochester, NY 14607-3523
+1 585-360-2920
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“wings” (32 reviews)
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American, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Marshall St, Rochester, NY 14607-3523
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiting to check into our B&B we decided to grab a bite at a remodeled firehouse. Very clean and very good food, family run and it's where the locals like to have a drink

Thank George W
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We were excited to return to the Owl House with some friends who recently moved to Rochester. Wow is this place inconsistent. The four of us had the (obligatory) Cauli Wings and they were outstanding. Then we had a couple of burgers that were dangerously...More

Thank RochesterTraveler585
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Another Rochester restaurant in a converted house, which means having to climb up a long flight of stairs to the dining room, as the Bar Scene is downstairs. In addition the restaurant is in a residential neighborhood (I wonder how that ever got past the...More

Thank Forest-Hills-Cynic
Reviewed 6 May 2018

My wife and I ate dinner at Owl House last Thursday evening. We arrived right at 5:00 opening time, so it was quiet and no backup in the kitchen. Service was prompt but unfriendly. I ordered the 8 oz sirloin with crispy potatoes and grilled...More

Thank ATRjr
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The uniquely varied menu offers excellent delicious and nutrious choices for carnivores and herbivores alike. The house was average for the demographic--I think I was expecting it to be a bit more upscale. I would definitely go back the next time I am in town....More

Thank NYLadyDi2
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The food here is excellent however the hostess was so rude, they have lost my business. I received a text and phone call confirming my reservation for 6:30 and when i arrived the hostes said i was late. I informed her i made the reservation...More

Thank Veronica P
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Cute atmosphere, great service. Every dish comes with meat, vegetarian, or vegan options. The Farmers scramble and the egg sandwich were both delicious and their mimosa was good too! I definitely recommend.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I have heard from many that The Owl House was a great place with an emphasis on vegetarian or vegan dishes. The menu is limited, but offers both meat or vegetarian/vegan options. The beer list is very good, but not expansive. One of us had...More

Thank L F
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Had some time to kill before our flight out. Found this little gem on Tripadvisor. Located in a cute little house, this two story restaurant has a full bar as you enter. Exemplary, outstanding service from our server Nada! She was attentive and knowledgeable. The...More

Thank traumac
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Being vegan it’s hard to wow me in a restaurant-this place was outstanding! I’m writing my review while sitting waiting to close my check out. Best vegan options and Taste was amazing. Service is great, vibe is funky and menu is varied for anyone. Can’t...More

Thank Teri T
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22 April 2017|
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Response from pilgrimpage7 | Reviewed this property |
They definitely qualify on the vegan-friendly scale, and the quality of the food is spot on. It is my first choice for a plant-based breakfast in Rochester. If they rearrange the furniture they could probably handle 30... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Marshall St, Rochester, NY 14607-3523
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-360-2920
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