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“Craving a bite from across the pond? Hop Into The Old Toad!”
Review of The Old Toad

The Old Toad
Ranked #75 of 1,372 Restaurants in Rochester
Price range: US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisines: British, Pub
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 5 October 2017

What a great place to visit! The food is authentic British cuisine, the list of beers is held together on a clip board, and the employees are from Britain! The food was absolutely perfect, from the Scottish Egg (a must have) to the Bangers and Mash, and the Fish and Chips. What more could you ask for? The answer to that is having enough time on your trip to visit this place more than once! We will be back - it is well worth the trip, the food, the atmosphere, the staff. Good Job Mate!

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Wide selection of draft beers, traditional English pub fare: tables available near the bar and dart board or in the adjacent dining room. Great fun!

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The service was execrable--nobody talked to us for over an hour; then somebody alerted the manager to our plight, and he came over and apologized frequently, abjectly, and profusely, staking us to two rounds of drinks. Apparently multiple workers had taken unscheduled days off, and at least one of the resident apprentices (he brings over students from hospitality schools in the UK) was ill-equipped for the job, so the manager had come in on his day off and was waiting and busing tables, overseeing the kitchen, and apologizing (supra) to the patrons.

When the food finally came, it was excellent--sandwiches and salads were well prepared and nicely presented. We would be willing to try the place again when in Rochester. Once.

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Thank Jim K
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Great food, great ale, great company in a "old world" atmosphere... A must goto place when visiting the "flower city."

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Thank Paulo P
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a darling little pub and restaurant serving authentic English food. I had the soup of the day, Manhattan Clam Chowder and Shepherd's Pie. Both were delicious. It was a busy night, so service was a little slower, but worth the wait for the food!

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Thank Tess B
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