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George Eastman House Cafe

900 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2298
+1 585-271-3361
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good56%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Sep 2017
“Great Way To Refuel At The Museum!”
7 Sep 2017
“Yummy homemade goodies!”
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Cafe, American, Soups
$$ - $$$
900 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2298
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had a snack before we continued our tour. Homemade cinnamon buns were still warm and delicious. We enjoyed their fresh coffee. The ladies behind the counter were very friendly and did everything to make your visit enjoyable. Excellent staff! The cafe lead you into the...More

Thank 484sheila12
Reviewed 6 September 2017

After having taken our first tour we needed to refuel at the café. Nice selection of sandwiches, soups, drinks and desserts. Staff was very friendly. The format is cafeteria style but that worked for us. Liked the casual feel. It took a little long to...More

Thank skategeezer
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This cafe used to have waitress service and served high tea. I do not like the cafeteria type service that is now in place. The cafe I s good for a rest and drink with refreshments, without exiting the house.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great service,good food, reasonable prices. Much better then your average attraction cafeteria.Good salads and sandwiches.

Thank MJLRochester_NewYork
Reviewed 4 November 2016

After the tour and a couple hours of walking around ... we went to the café and had an oatmeal cookie ... soft and very tasty. Yum

Thank mburbank2016
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I agree with those other reviewers who brand the food as bland and ordinary. Actually I am being generous here. As my title recommends, eat before you arrive. Only use the cafe for a soda or tea.

Thank mazolia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

After a few hours at the house my family got hungary and we decided to eat at the cafe. Very cute inside with the gift shop on one side and cafe on the other. I got a ham sandwich which was very good.

Thank BriPri
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Pretty average, not many choices, but you won't go hungry. Service was slow, but only two people working the counter. It was noon, so perhaps they could have had more help.

Thank ROKColorado
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Lunch is pretty standard on the choices you find in a eating establishment like this. Panini's, soups, salads. Coffee, teas, sodas and waters for drinks. Prices are little high, I ordered a roast beef sandwich, it was about the size of two decks of cards....More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Convenient being inside, but no good coffee (espresso based). The apple pie was excellent and the ambiance in the cafe was great. We ended up at a local coffee shop after our visit.

Thank AncalagonTheBlack
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28 February 2016|
Response from 484sheila12 | Reviewed this property |
Casual! I wore capris and tee and everyone around were the same.
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  • Address: 900 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2298
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-271-3361
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