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Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant

) #52 of 1,036 Restaurants in Rochester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, French, International
650 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
+1 585-461-4140
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
“dover sole” (3 reviews)
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American, French, International, Pub
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650 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2943
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11 - 20 of 136 reviews

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...More

Thank rwhite19790
Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

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

Reviewed 7 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...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

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

Reviewed 13 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...More

Thank chuckebuck
Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2016

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

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...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Park Avenue Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

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

Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We were in Rochester with no real plans. We were told to visit Park Ave. and as residents of NYC we were not impressed by what we saw at first. So we walked into a few shops and the next thing you know we are...More

2  Thank zeeka21
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I was trying to get my family to try a new restaurant for a change. Interestingly, I looked at reviews of Rochester restaurants (I'm from Chicago) and found that almost all of them were rated 4-4.25 stars regardless of whether it was a "Subway" or...More

1  Thank 1honestfoodie
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Very nice quaint restaurant in the middle of Park Ave. Foods was cooked to perfection. Enjoyable atmosphere to gather with friends for meal. I will definetly return.

Thank mealescio
Reviewed 16 February 2016

The bar is very, very cozy and the ambiance is fitting for what one would expect in a true pub. Food is outstanding and service good. Prices are commensurate with the quality of food served, masterful preparations, and nice presentations. Perfect restaurant for a couple...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

We have been going to the Pub for over 40 years. The ownership change was seamless and this remains one of our favorite restaurants. When ever we have crab cakes we compare them to the Pub and the Pub always wins. Great food at reasonable...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The Park Ave Pub has apparently been a well-known Rochester restaurant for years. When I first discovered it a few years ago, I felt I had found a hidden gem. Little did I know that those "in the know" have been visiting for years. It's...More

1  Thank Molly K
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margaret m
3 February 2017|
Response from Sheila L | Property representative |
Hello, yes open on Sundays! Serving dinner 5-9, bar open till ? Sunday filet and our famous crab cake for $30. Three course menu daily for $30. Homemade bread - just like Grandma's and homemade desserts! Hope to see you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Fine Wine . Steak . Seafood . Pasta
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