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The Sand Bar

) #25 of 77 Restaurants in Canandaigua $$ - $$$ American, ,
At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place appears dirty. The TV's weren't working. The customers were young, drunk locals and not the type that are fun to hang out with. There needs to be more lighting along the water. But maybe on a good night it could be a really...More

Thank HolH33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a cocktail first. I hated the plastic cup that my wine came in.The beer was in a plastic cup too but my hubby was ok with that.. My husband had wings and he said they were good. I had a chicken salad wrap....More

1  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice atmosphere outside, under a tent or umbrella by the lake; always find good food, drinks and someone to spend time talking with since this is one of the best hot spots in Canandaigua for the summer and into the fall.

Thank mondorep
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This was a great place to have are 10 year reuion this past aug. I would for sure come back to this place but maybe next time with my husband.

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Fun and energetic. Lakeside and lots of people - great place to hangout - to meet people - poossibbly or hang with your friends

Thank N G
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Like the atmosphere, the lake, the outdoor seating. Bartenders are friendly . Great place to have a drink in a tiki bar atmosphere on the water.

Thank vivianbradish
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I stole that from someone else but it's true: Eating here felt like dining amid a fraternity party. The food was standard bar food and the drinks were overly sweet and in plastic cups. It may be true this is the only restaurant in town...More

Thank More-Smiths
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Food is always delicious but you have to keep at the waitresses as some do forget about you and dot check back.

Thank Rocco G
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After waiting 15 minutes for drinks the server started off by giving us the wrong drinks. Not a big deal. Although after waiting 50 minutes for our server to come back for our food order we left. They had 4 or 5 servers on and...More

3  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Best Restaurant on the Lake. This facility is on the north end of the lake. It is both land and water accessible, We arrived on our boat and there was plenty of moorings available. This venue offers every thing from casual outside come as you...More

Thank Ronald S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: At the Inn on the Lake, 770 South Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • This restaurant is at The Inn on the Lake
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