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Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant

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650 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
+1 585-461-4140
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Batavia
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Once for a summer lunch outside and once for dinner; both times everything was just great! Make reservations ahead, very nice spot

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Rochester, New York
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have dined at Park Ave Pub many times. The host/owner is always present. The establishment has a very well managed vibe. The food is always delicious and the service is prompt. Cozy, dim lit atmosphere inside. White tablecloth sidewalk dining during the warmer months is wonderful! Every time we go an extensive lists of appetizer and dinner specials is... More 

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Pittsford, New York
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice surprise. I haven't been to this restaurant in decades. Went there last night and our table of three left very happy. Although I do not eat liver people who love liver know that it's difficult to find places that feature it. Both my wife and my cousin ordered it and will order it again. I on the... More 

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Clarence, United States
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177 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To celebrate a special occasion on a Tuesday while in Rochester, New York, we made reservations @ Park Avenue Pub and Restaurant for a party of five. We decided to make reservations for 5:00pm which is the time this venue opens to the public (Sunday-Thursday 5:00pm-9:00pm and Friday-Saturday 5:00pm-10:00pm - check website for times) as they primarily offer dinner service.... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to give such a detailed review. We're delighted your group was pleased, and we look forward to having you again soon! Scott and Sheila Park Avenue Pub and Restaurant More 

Rochester, New York
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

After searching online for a more "upscale" bar and restaurant in the Park Ave area, I came across the Park Ave Pub. It was categorized under "bar scene", which usually means there is music, one would expect possibly live music on a Friday or Saturday night. We live 30 minutes away and were planning a birthday dinner for a friend.... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

We are grateful that you pointed out the Google Maps error which erroneously listed us with live music and it’s being corrected. We're glad your calamari, coconut shrimp, lobster bisque and filet lived up to their great reputation, but it's a shame our pasta didn't follow through. We'll be sure to share your feedback with the kitchen crew to figure... More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The staff were very accommodating on a night where rain was 50/50 and all the inside tables were kept in case it rained for those booked outside. The crab cakes and lobster/risotto were excellent.

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

Delighted to hear you were able to enjoy our famous crab cakes and risotto! Those rainy summer nights are tricky for us, as we never want to have to turn anyone away... thanks for appreciating our system. Hope you are able to visit again the next time you are in town. Regards, Sheila and Scott Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant More 

Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were in Rochester with no plans for one evening the night before we met up with friends. After our horrible hotel experience, and moving in with friends instead of staying there, a recommendation was given to this try this restaurant. It was more then we ever expected, and after our hotel stay, it was a much appreciated oasis. Food... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

So happy we could delight you with our food and service! Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate your feedback. Look forward to having you again next time you are in Rochester! Regards, Sheila and Scott Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant More 

Rochester, New York
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

I've been a denizen of the PAP for for 30+ years. I am no longer a YUPPIE. My wife and I had occasion to be in the very nice area in connection with a summer festival event so we decided to check out the efforts of the recently new owners. We had in nice table in the A/C'd dining room.... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

So happy you were able to stop by and enjoy some great food and friendly service during the Park Avenue Festival. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you again soon! Scott and Sheila More 

Rochester, New York
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Going to the Park Avenue Pub is like a page out of the past with very attentive servers and the owners on site. They make sure your dining experience is outstanding no main course until done with salad., We both had the steak and it was prepared a perfectly..Truly an enjoyable evening with no rush to get you out of... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

We're delighted you had an enjoyable evening! Thanks for taking a moment to share. We work hard to make sure our customers know we value them! Look forward to serving you again soon! Sheila and Scott More 

Rochester, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We live in Rochester, and this is our favorite restaurant. The atmosphere is very nice, the service is professional and friendly, and the food is always good. But best of all, you get all of this without an exorbitant price. We often choose from the prix fixe "Three Course Menu," which includes a choice of starter, entree, and dessert. It's... More 

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this review

If you're happy, we're happy! It's great to hear that your service, your food and your wine consistently exceed expectations! We really appreciate your feedback. Look forward to having you again soon! Sheila & Scott, Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Cuisine
American, French, International, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-461-4140
Description
Fine Wine . Steak . Seafood . Pasta

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