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Hardware Cafe and General Store

566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
+1 315-947-6700
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“paninis” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This honestly was once a hardware store, and they have kept that vintage charm: the original (creaky and uneven, but NOT in a bad way at all) wood floors. There are wooden booths that look out onto Main Street, a counter, and even a soda...More

Thank RachelleAllen
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast while camping at Fairhaven Beach State Park and were not disappointed. As the title says, it was a very unique place. I loved the open floor plan and all the odd and touristic things for sale. The...More

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Friendly staff....good food....very quaint atmosphere...it is very good place to visit for breakfast or lunch. It is a place that the locals frequent so that should tell you something.

Thank erobinson429
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I was visiting NY this December and stopped, several times, at my favorite place, the Hardware Café and General store. I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn Christmas concert last weekend. The music was outstanding, the food...More

Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place for good food and atmosphere. Breakfast was great. Old fashioned former hardware store with handmade crafts on display.

Thank redclayhill
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was very good. I love their finger lakes coffee! However I have eaten lunch there and each time I have been very disappointed. I ordered the buffalo chicken sandwich and it was literally inedible. Tasted like rubber. But breakfast was great!

Thank Jessiee1730
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Went here for breakfast on a Saturday Morning. Had to wait to be seated 10 minutes or more then waited over 45 minutes for our food to be served. There were more than enough waitresses but I don't know how many cooks were there. Still,...More

Thank GoItaly2011
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stayed in Fair Haven for a week and we ate here every morning. Great atmosphere, food, and coffee!

Thank whepp
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Hardware Café combines a wonderful old building with a modern new menu. One of the few spots in town where you can find food for vegetarians, a few gluten free options, and lots of local, fresh choices. The Friday and Saturday night dinners are great...More

Thank LivesNearTheBigLake
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Being summer, ice cream is always a essential treat. The menu of ice cream is so diversified that no one should be disappointed!...Looking at the lunch menu, I ordered a wrap...but ate the ice cream first. Always seize the moment and summer ice cream never...More

Thank DianaSyracuse_NY
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scotpond
Can you update your hours on Trip Advisor to reflect new schedule??
28 May 2016|
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Response from dcr1837 | Reviewed this property |
Most days it's 8-2 pm, a little longer on Saturdays (8-4 pm)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Fair Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 315-947-6700
  • E-mail
Description
seasonal business in a lakeside community