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3027 Buffalo Rd, Rochester, NY 14624-2416
+1 585-481-2036
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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3027 Buffalo Rd, Rochester, NY 14624-2416
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Reviewed yesterday

I really like this fun diner it is by far the best food in Rochester for this type of restaurant,the decor is very eclectic with mismatch tables/ chairs.But the real deal is the food,their breakfasts are wonderful with very generous portions great pancakes and omelettes....More

Thank Hairguy52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lynn and I and another couple stopped for lunch recently at SHMegs. It is a tiny place that you have to look for. A great funky, deco atmosphere with tables that looked like the type that you would find in an ice cream shop in...More

Thank Radiohutch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love coming here for breakfast. Their menu is amazing, and so are their specials. Service is extremely quick as well! It's worth the wait in my opinion.

Thank Kelli E
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for breakfast after getting a recommendation for something “unique, mom/pop, not a chain, food that is made with love.” We were told to go to Shmeg’s. Shawn and Meghan opened it in 2014 & combined their first names to...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

A place that many locals might unknowingly drive by, this gem offers up plates of fantastic fun food. Super friendly staff serve up heaping portions. We had Mick’s French toast, the Almond Joy pancake and a garbage plate(3 eggs, bacon homemade sausage, cheese, toast, potatoes...More

Thank KD17201
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time and killer food! I am a vegetarian and was able to find something I loved(portabella chubby). On my first visit I had the french toast. They make all of their bread in house, it makes a huge difference w the french...More

Thank mselizabethanne
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Good food, great service, very large portions. Small diner with a good reputation. Please give this review a helpful vote.

1  Thank MatthewJPeacock
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Serioulsy! I almost did not want to write a positive review of Shmegs. Why? I don't want the place get slammed with business, that way I don't have to wait!! My husband and I met his mother there for breakfast/lunch. My husband and I went...More

1  Thank jdiffend46
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The first thing that stood out for me was the big white dry erase board with the day's specials with little bits of humor and some really good sounding food. I went with French Toast and a side of bacon for my breakfast and really...More

Thank bill K
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Shawn and Meg don't need Guy Fiery to visit make the "big leagues"...they are already there! Absolutely genuine atmosphere - feels like home and the food is already "off the hook". From two seats at "the bar" to large families, there's something for everyone! Great...More

1  Thank Rick M
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Patricia S
12 May 2018|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
Shmeg's Is closed on Sunday and Monday. They're open at 6am - 2 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Friday they're open again from 4-6 pm. Breakfast menu is offered all day. .but their lunch menu is wonderful!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3027 Buffalo Rd, Rochester, NY 14624-2416
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-481-2036
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