2729 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
Phone: (585) 273-8410
Fax: (585) 273-8411
Bars & Cafes
Finger Lakes Coffee Roasters is a local favorite in Rochester. Located in the Pittsford Plaza strip mall, their meticulously-roasted selection of over 75 coffee bean varieties is sourced from their cutting-edge roasting facility in Victor. Grab your cuppa from an array of flavors like Dirty Chai, Caramal Nut, Snickerdoodle and Bahama Mama. Try their cinnamon, rum and pecan Jamaican Me Crazy or White Knight mocha latte with muffins, pastries and cookies at this relaxed coffeehouse.
Back Nine Grill is a spacious and bright restaurant with a huge seating area. The outdoor dining area is chic with comfortable sofas and other furniture. Try their sandwiches, salads and appetizers that go well with your beer. Enjoy a great meal while you have a conversation with your group of friends. Back Nine Grill is open to hosting your next event. Check website for more details and make reservations online.
JoJo is your quintessential Parisian bistro in Pittsford. A uniquely designed, exposed stone wall forms the backdrop of the extensive bar that features an impressive wine selection. Indulge in some Pinot Grigio from Italy or Sauvignon Blanc from Chile, or the local Californian Chardonnay among a globe spanning list, or bring your own on Monday nights. French influences are evident in the delicious platters that are comprised of Foie Gras, charcuterie, artisan cheeses, wood-oven pizza and so on. The communal seating and rustic accents make for an inviting ambiance.
Jeremiah's Tavern is touted to be the best place in town to have chicken wings. Their menu comprises of grilled meats, burgers, sandwiches, flatbread pizzas, appetizers and entrees. These include The Stacked French Dip, Black And Bleu Burger, Taproom Smothered Chicken and Bee Sting. There is something for everyone at this tavern. The exposed brick walls, wooden accents and light fixtures give it a rustic look, while the quirky paintings on the walls blend well with the ambiance. Sip on draft beers like Pabst Blue Ribbon or fine wine soaked with aromatic, fruit and chocolate essence. Delighting diners since 1978, don't miss Jeremiah's wings when in the neighborhood.
Cafe Cibon is a family-owned restaurant with a strong following of regular clients. Stop in for lunch or dinner and enjoy classic Italian dishes like pizza and pasta. For starters, definitely order the bruschetta. This appetizer is one of the most popular dishes here. Choose from their impressive wine list and enjoy the fresh air on the covered patio. The cozy atmosphere at Cafe Cibon makes it the perfect destination for any occasion.
Locally sourced, organic ingredients are featured on the menu at Pomodoro Grill and Wine Bar. You'll want to savor every bite of Italian and Mediterranean dishes like Tuscan white bean soup, hummus, chicken and pesto pizza, vegetarian lasagna, and Scottish salmon. Live jazz music on Friday and Saturday nights draws big crowds. Gluten free options are available for some dishes upon request.
This Park Avenue cafe has an elegant retro look to it. Roam's vintage charm and warm hospitality is reminiscent of a cafe in Italy. Their menu feature appetizers, hearty soups, fresh salads, sandwiches, entrees and pizzas. Savor their Bacon Avocado Pizza, Citrus Grilled Chicken, Buffalo Chicken Thighs and Avenue Burger while sipping on traditional Italian coffee. Their daily specials include Prix Fixe menu, Fried Fish Day, Champagne Brunch and Saturday Prime Rib. You can either choose to dine at their cozy dining room or alfresco on their patio.
Bistro 135 Jazz Lounge & Restaurant is an elegant addition to East Rochester's dining solutions. The live jazz music sets a classy ambiance with a casual vibe. Get entertained while munching on some delicious entrees like the New Zealand Rack of Lamb and appetizers like Lobster Risotto, Pei Mussels and so many more. Opt for a glass of wine or a cocktail to pair your meal with. Bistro 135 Jazz Lounge & Restaurant is open to hosting your private celebrations. Get in touch with the management to know more.
Enjoy expertly made lattes and other coffee drinks at Equal=Grounds. This local cafe features plenty of seating inside and out on the sidewalk, which is perfect for people-watching. They offer ten coffee blends daily, all quite different from each other, so there's something for everyone here. Their menu is small, but features some tasty items like smoothies and wraps.
Head to the Lux Lounge on a chilly Wednesday night to sit by the outdoor fire and enjoy the free movie showcased in the backyard. Sip on some delicious and inventive cocktails while taking in the offbeat and funky artwork on display. Open until 2a, this hip establishment plays host to unique weekly nights like the Slap-Happy Hour and Cheap Date Night.
Edibles Restaurant And Bar, with a vintage decor, is located in the Atlantic-University neighborhood of the city. With brick walls and wood flooring, the restaurant depicts a casual vibe, perfect for dinner gathering with friends. Delivering great hospitality, Edibles has a menu with a lot of selections on offer. Try their tasting platter for appetizers, the small portions will have you tasting so many options. The menu has classic American dishes, Italian delicacies like Risotto and more to suit most palates. The portions are decent and the prices are reasonable. Call ahead to make a reservation.
At Starry Nites, you can relax next to a beautiful rendition of Van Gogh's famous painting while sipping a coffee drink and savoring a grilled wrap or sandwich. By day, this cafe is filled with people making use of the WiFi and enjoying lattes, while by night, the atmosphere is a bit more exuberant with live music and patrons enjoying beer.