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Big Tree Inn

46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
+1 585-243-5220
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is my favorite place to take a friend, parent, or date! It is clean and nicer than anything else in Geneseo.

Thank Jillian P
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had lunch there with my son. We were seated promptly, in a table next to a window. The dining room was a bit cool, but we were dressed warmly. The selection of beers on tap was good. Our waitress was pleasant and had our...More

Thank GeoWayland_NYUSA
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This Inn is a beautiful place to stay with a abundance of history. Cocktails in the bar and dinner in the restaurant were perfect! Our room "The Mark Twain Room" was amazing with lots of space, whirlpool, fireplace, and King size bed. All the perfect...More

1  Thank StoneMountainInn2009
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This Inn is a gem. The mansion is beautiful with just 8 rooms and a upscale restaurant. The prices are very reasonable. My room was gorgeous with a fireplace and beautiful furnishings! It's nestled right in the town so there are all the modern facilities...More

Thank roxannec173
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoy the historic ambiance and good food in the multiple dining rooms or on the spacious front porch. This is truly the gem of Geneseo's Main st!

1  Thank cubes1234
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I am a grad of SUNY Geneseo and have eaten at the Big Tree many times over the past 56 years. Most of the time the service and food has been good to wonderful. This time two of our party had to wait 10 minutes...More

Thank Jackc30246
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We enjoyed a great dinner tonight in one of their charming historic dining rooms. It was quiet, being a weeknight, and very comfortable, and our server, Shannon, was excellent. I can highly recommend the roasted beet & goat cheese salad, and my hubby's french fries...More

Thank barbash1957
Reviewed 7 July 2016

My husband and I were in the area visiting Letchworth overnight and were recommended this restaurant at the bed and breakfast we were staying at. The selection of foods had something for everyone and was very reasonably priced. My husband had the duck confit poutine...More

Thank Cara617
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I work in Geneseo and attend lunches or functions at the Big Tree at least several times a year. The food is very good--there is both a more formal restaurant and a pub section, but the lunch menu is basically the same. The menu is...More

Thank btobey
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We had lunch on a Sunday afternoon and were one of two tables occupied in the place. We live in Geneseo but hadn't been to the Big Tree in at least four years as our last meal there was so terrible. Not so this trip....More

1  Thank PMaxGen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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