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Big Tree Inn

46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
+1 585-243-5220
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
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Reviewed 26 September 2012

Went there for a reception, then went to the Tavern located inside for a few drinks. Found the drink selection larger than some other places in Geneseo, but the prices were much higher. The same beer across the street at Club 41 costs a dollar...More

Thank AZfamily22
Reviewed 19 September 2012

Good service. Good food. Price was ok. Fireplace with fire going was nice touch. Very quaint. Dessert was great

Thank bjthaler
Reviewed 29 August 2012

The quality of the food never changes. It is always excellent. The wait stff is always courteous and efficient. The Big Tree has been around for a long time and will continue to be.

Thank Dodie B
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Our family of 8, aged 2 to 66 years, had a wonderful dinner outside on the porch at the Big Tree Inn, Dave was an exceptional waiter. The food was wonderful. Try the Crispy Blue Crab Dip and other specialties of the house. The ribs...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 12 August 2012

We had lunch on the porch this week. We were visiting Conesus Lake and looking for a different place to eat. This is the best food in the area. Food presentation was exceptional. Everything was served fresh, hot and to order. Service was great!

1  Thank Mrsmith105
Reviewed 21 July 2012

We planned on eating at another place since we had 6 kids with us but ended up here because that other restaurant was closed due to no a/c. We ate outside on the porch and it was wonderful. I didn't make it inside to see...More

Thank MaryT03
Reviewed 20 July 2012

We rarely eat at The Big Tree Inn because we find it too expensive. The Inn is a step back in time. I walked through the lobby yesterday and the old (very old) furniture was impressive, but smelled musty. The Ladies room, however, was recently...More

Reviewed 24 June 2012

Wonderfull food in a pub or dining room or on the porch! one of the oldest stage coach stops on the way to rochester. I really like to stop here when in the area.

Thank WinHe
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Returned to this restaurant two weeks ago on a Tuesday night and hostess right away states "Do you have a reservation quite sharply?" "No, we don't". "Well, you can go in tavern with same menu and service but it's all we have". So, we left...More

1  Thank A1shopper
Reviewed 24 April 2012

The food was wonderful, nicely prepared and presented. Bar is a real gem. This 19th century inn has been restored to its former glory. Outside seating as well as Victorian dining rooms inside.

Thank roadrun50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Geneseo
  • Phone Number: +1 585-243-5220
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