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Historic Phelps Hotel Restaurant

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90 Main St, Phelps, NY 14532-1017
+1 315-548-5200
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Phelps, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Friendly people and staff. Th e building is very quaint with a lot of history. It's right in the heart of the village.

Thank dguth
Rochester, New York
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

It is time for a significant restoration of this old building. Traditional furnishings, non soiled and non smelling carpeting, a fresh coat of paint - these could make it an attractive dining environment. Now as for the meal . . . the dinner rolls were quite good. But things went down from there. My wife and I both had steaks.... More 

Thank Larry F
Geneva, New York
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We had a dinner midweek. We were surprised to see several Other parties. Service was okay. Food was fair. Prices above level of expectations.

1 Thank ottraveler0423
Phelps, New York
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This up scale dining had delicious food, pleasant atmosphere, and very friendly help. There is a wide variety of menu choices. Have eaten here several times and have not been disappointed.

Thank Grangers25
Okeechobee, Florida
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44 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I have not been here in many years. That said the décor and Menu have not changed. The vibe is like having Sunday dinner at your spinster aunt a little off putting. The service was good as was our Prime Rib. Overall It seem like the owners have lost interest in the enterprise and it shows ,

1 Thank garmac60
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were a little disappointed because we went on a Sat night at 6:00pm for prime rib and they did not have any. The restaurant wasn't even busy. Anyways, we ordered other meals and the food was good. Service was beliw average. Server seemed a bit flustered and mistakes were made.

Thank msbent3218
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327 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Went for the fish on family member recommendation. Big mistake! Service was extremely slow, due to lack of staff. As far as I could tell, only one waitress, who was overworked, was on duty. The salads were ok, but the clam chowder was thin and tasteless. The fried fish was mediocre with coating that was not at all crisp. The... More 

2 Thank kjm55
Newark, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Food and service for Easter buffet 2016 were sorely below our previous experiences at the Phelps Hotel. Surrounding tables and others in the buffet line were all expressing the same. Besides poor food selection and quality compared to years past and totally lackluster service (no clean plates on buffet, no clean forks on dessert table, stacks of dirty dishes still... More 

1 Thank momathome2016
Newark, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I've been going here for decades. The steak last night was the best I've had in a long time. The new chef is working out well. I'm a hard grader so I didn't give it 5 star.

Thank jstiles2016
finger lakes area of NYS
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

husband, adult daughter and I went for a family celebration last evening. place needs a good cleaning. Entrance through the back takes your through a large open empty party room- with filthy and worn carpets. not good initial impression. the main dining room looks very Victorian, and that's likely the last era it was ever really dusted or cleaned. the... More 

1 Thank julia a

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Main St, Phelps, NY 14532-1017
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Phelps
  • Phone Number: +1 315-548-5200

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