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1820 House

1715 E Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-8966
+1 315-673-2778
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1715 E Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-8966
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The 1820 House is a special place to me: I've celebrated anniversaries and most recently, my 25th birthday. Not only is your dinner made-to-order but this will be one of the best meals you've ever experienced. Plus, the wait staff is exceptional. Thank you for...More

Thank tinebenn
Reviewed 16 October 2017

visited in summer - no airconditioning that night - not sure if just broke or always. food was good.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival, we were in the country setting of Skaneateles. Beautiful views, the sounds of children playing, peace and solitude. We were greeted by friendly staff and sat at a beautiful window seat. The Lobster Cakes were impeccable. The bread and sweet churned butter was...More

Thank suplexandstilettos
Reviewed 6 August 2017

After pulling up to the front and viewing the exterior of the building, we were about to make hast to leave. That would have been a big mistake. The interior is a bit ruff as well, but if you go for food this is the...More

Thank nolantho
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We don't mind paying good money for exceptional food. However, we do not appreciate being charged premium prices for everyday fare. The menu was laden with meat-based dishes, but indicated that a vegetarian option was available. This turned out to be a plate of seasoned...More

1  Thank Mary K
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This place was majestic! Set in a picturesque locale, and an 1800s farmhouse! If that wasn't enough, the food was spectacular. Make a reservation and go in the evening to watch the sunset, dine outside. You will not be disappointed.

Thank LLD18
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Seeing the reviews and pictures on TripAdvisor I expected more. Place was looking old, smelling old and about the food, I wouldn't know because we left the place in 2 minutes. Not recommend for business meals!

Thank nbadules
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It was our anniversary and we wanted to go to someplace we hadn't been to-in about 6 years or so. We picked the 1820 House. I was a little shocked by the weathered exterior batterd and paint falling off all over-looked like it hadn't been...More

Thank stever401
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Relaxing atmosphere . Agree with earlier review that be patient, despite slightly slow service. Well worth the wait. Delicious, homemade ice cream. Haddock special with Newburgh sauce and shrimp delicious. Just give yourself extra time and go with company you enjoy. They have a nice...More

Thank Princessia
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The time changed, the sun was shining and we decided we'd like a delicious meal with a fantastic view so we made a reservation at 1820 house. Everything was delicious from the bread and butter through desert. It was a true culinary experience. The staff...More

Thank Gmswrist
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1 October 2015|
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Response from SkanLaker | Reviewed this property |
Full bar and wine list.
Debbie L
11 September 2015|
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Response from jenncat | Reviewed this property |
Yes, everything is prepared to order and many items can be made gluten free.
sally s
9 June 2015|
Response from jenncat | Reviewed this property |
Yes, make a reservation. There are nights when you might not get in without one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1715 E Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-8966
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-673-2778
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