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The Beale - CLOSED

689 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620-2201
+1 585-271-4650
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
31 Jan 2017
25 Oct 2016
“Food was awful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, Pub
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689 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620-2201
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Our group had three "adults" and a toddler. The employees were very helpful to us and the waitress was great. It was a little loud but they lowered the volume. The food was good. I ordered the cajun chicken sandwich. I asked if it was...More

Thank theljd
Reviewed 25 October 2016

2 of the 4 shrimp poboy sand. were bad. the shrimp was tainted. Informed waitress gave them back to her. She took them in the kitchen and never came back with option to order something else or another fresh sandwich. Then informed us the owner/manager...More

Thank 47611Rosalind
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Have tried this neighborhood venue multiple times. Used to love it but it is not good, order was mixed up 2x.

1  Thank Marilyn_Mi6
Reviewed 29 September 2016

It's so disappointing to see how down-hill the food is at The Beale. It is a neighborhood staple, and a fun atmosphere. The bar and wait staff are super friendly and attentive, but the food is AWFUL. I have eaten here many times over the...More

Thank Lea K
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The Beale has changed hands in the past year and has gone through many tough times. Cook after cook has been in and out. There is finally stability there. The strength during this time and its strength now is the bartending staff. Thomas ahs been...More

Thank _mike_fortuna
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Not having been here for a while, we looked forward to a New Orleans type of dinner. It started off great. Only three tables were occupied but we were early - around 5 pm. A friendly waitress brought us two well-made drinks. Perfect. My guy...More

Thank Lillette
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I have visited this place numerous times both for dine in and take-out. The food is very good, they have live bands I believe almost every weekend. During summer time they have outdoor sitting. Their menu is really nice with an extensive selection of Cajun...More

Thank biker76
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Restaurant/bar was pretty up beat w/ live music. The prices are very reasonable and both me and my wife enjoyed our meals. Service was good too! I had the shrimp and grits and can def recommend it. My only mistake was not trying the gumbo....More

Thank Nevin H
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Eclectic vibe, tasty food and a laid back atmosphere!! Great bar with live music on the weekends. Separate dining room. A little taste of New Orleans in the city...food is def influenced by the south and New Orleans.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Been to The Beale more than a dozen times and never tire of it. The food is N'awlins/Cajun and it's really, really good. Ribs, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Catfish, Etouffee and more. Live music 4 days a week. Bands are always really, really good. Customer service, including...More

Thank Marc G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 689 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620-2201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-271-4650
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