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Rooney's Restaurant

90 Henrietta St, Rochester, NY 14620-1548
+1 585-442-0444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (20 reviews)
“beet salad” (17 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options
90 Henrietta St, Rochester, NY 14620-1548
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love this venue for any type of reason. Intimate feel, great music, staff attentive and the food was great! A win win

Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think this is one of the best restaurants in Rochester. Do not miss it if you are in Rochester. They have a very nice menu and a wine list. The food was extraordinary. I had a steak which was very well prepared, delicious, juicy...More

Thank Earibal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooney's is our go to for those special evenings for just the two of us or with friends. The food and service are always EXCELLENT! Kerry greeted us with a smile. After a drink at the bar we were seated and Lubo, our waiter, provided...More

Thank TheWallWalker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waiter Alex, was wonderful! Engaging, helpful, professional and a great sense of humor. A bit off of the beaten track, but worth finding this little gem tucked in a neighborhood. Food was very good and the selection was quiet large. Salads, entrees and desserts...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lubo, our waiter was Outstanding! That was the only positive part of our experience. 1. For beer choices- only grocery store Varieties. 2. Three shrimp in a $13 cocktail that were Overcooked 3. Collard greens with our entrees were Bitter, obviously prepared by someone Not...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very unique yet classy. The servers were friendly and professional. This place is a place to go to celebrate a romantic, quiet, and delicious dinner. I personally think this place is not suitable for kids. If you want to dress up and...More

Thank kevinchan_Penang
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful, intimate setting for a delicious meal. The service was perfect - not too attentive and not lacking in any way. The food was fantastic! From the plaintain crusted shrimp to the scallop entree and beef tenderloin, and ending with the chocolate almond mousse,...More

Thank Quinlanhouse
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We've been here a lot. It's one of our favorites. The service is impeccable and the food is amazing. I had the plantain-crusted shrimp as an app, and scallops with saffron rice for dinner. All gluten-free! Definitely a great place for an evening out. And...More

Thank hdroch
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Great service in a relaxed atmosphere, old school at its best. The Waite staff is extremely accommodating. The food is excellent and memorable. This is our favorite anniversary restaurant and we have never been disappointed. Off the beaten path and the bonus is free corkage...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Funky mixed old-fashioned decor, superb attentive service, really good food, reasonable prices, all in a small neighborhood location with easy parking.

Thank JonasBarnes
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Lorren L
14 September 2017|
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
More than adequate!!!
Kate G
4 February 2017|
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Response from RooneysRestaurant | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting Rooney's Restaurant. We are not officially wheel chair accessible. However, we do accommodate customers with wheel chairs; there is one step at the main entrance but we have a portable ramp that... More
21 February 2016|
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Response from Fcamp | Reviewed this property |
no, they don't use frozen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Henrietta St, Rochester, NY 14620-1548
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-442-0444
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