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Osteria Rocco

165 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3526
+1 585-454-3510
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
165 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3526
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Osteria Rocco with 2 of my best friends. Although we've been there before, they never cease to amaze us with the quality of their food and incredible service. Mark, our requested server ALWAYS takes awesome care of us and his recommendations are always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheWallWalker
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Trying to promote Gourmete with higher prices. the menue has gotten very stale. Wines are good. Service can be great or horendous had both. Eating at the bar seems better

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Robert Bruce L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Brought my husband here for his birthday. We were happy to find that they were open on a Monday night and that they are using a "garlic-fest" menu for a few weeks. It sounded like a lot of fun. We dine out often and a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MeeferRadness
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Just had an amazing evening at Rocco’s. Warm and friendly with outstanding cuisine. Don’t leave until Mark sings...he trained voice at Eastman. Started we’re buffalo and heirloom tomatoes...so ripe and seeet. The buffalo was creamy and tangy. Then pulpo on skewers. Then pizza del giorno....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Went to Rocco mid week as a treat and could not have been happier. The restaurant was not crowded and the list of specials made it hard to choose. But choose we did, my husband had one of the specials, a fried chicken sandwich (what?)...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Amy K
Reviewed 4 March 2018

walked in Saturday night without a reservation; just happened to catch a cancellation in progress. we were seated immediately! dining room is intimate without a stuffy feel, and welcoming without being loud. food and service out of this world; servers and chefs were approachable and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Alison V
Reviewed 24 February 2018

My son made the reservation, so when we arrived we had a short wait at the bar before being seated. I had an interesting meal - chicken, quail, and butternut squash with greens. My son had linguini with clams. We shared a piece of chocolate...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank GeoWayland_NYUSA
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food is good very overpriced for what you get. I am use to eating at fine dining restaurant and don't mind paying for food. However you should get what you pay for. Table are very close together and parking is difficult.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Gail G
Reviewed 21 January 2018

My friend and I visited Rocco last Saturday. Rocco is one of our favorite places to eat, and we've frequented it like a dozen times over the past ten years. Saturday January 13th was not our usual great experience. Right away our server tells us...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Dancolvin
Reviewed 9 January 2018

The options here are food, service, decor, noise level, use of interior space, parking. The food is excellent. The service is terrible. There are so many rules. Arrive only at the appointed time and make sure to depart when we tell you to. The server...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:22 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3526
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-454-3510
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