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Ember Woodfire Grill

21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
+1 585-346-0222
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (31 reviews)
“egg rolls” (17 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We walked through the door, and were greeted by a professional, sophisticated, and friendly hostess. You know then , you have stumbled upon a special restaurant. Then you enter a dimly lit dining area which is conducive to excellent dining, or a romantic dining interlude....More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our son and his wife took us to this restaurant to celebrate our 70th birthdays. This was our first visit, and I'm sure there will be repeats. We had reservations so we were seated promptly. Our waiter was fabulous! He explained how everything worked- the...More

Thank Bbchic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed food and ambience. Waiter did a nice job of suggesting meals and pacing food delivery to table. Will definitely go again.

Thank wjoskiluv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely appointed restaurant with friendly staff and interesting menu. The food was tasty, but each dish comes out as it is finished. Therefore, we received our appetizer (wings) after 3 of our 4 entrees came out. That was strange. They encourage sharing plates, but some...More

Thank NewYorkT
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Ember frequently rotates its menu, while leaving the favorites. In addition, they always have nightly specials. The cuisine is different than you'd get in many places, so there are new dishes to try on each menu. They also pair ingredients you'd never think would go...More

Thank tar213
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This restaurant never disappoints! Food is creative, fresh and delicious. Service is always good too. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank gsanto
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Two couples. Reservations. Excellent waiter - Sean! Well presented style and menu. Food was tasty and the atmosphere was nicely upscale. Drinks were disappointingly weak and served in very small glasses. And by weak, I mean vodka on the rocks with a splash of club...More

Thank MuscleGeek
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Excellent service, wonderful food! We enjoyed everything we ordered! Probably one of the best meals I have ever had.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I have been to Ember several times. This most recent time was probably the best meal I've had from Ember. We ordered the sweet potato egg rolls, woodfired mac and cheese, the raspberry jalapeño chicken wings, and the beef sliders. We had tried the egg...More

Thank apple1293
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The food here is unique and is tappas style. All the food is superior. The staff is attentive and seating can accommodate large or small groups

Thank lhouse1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:30
16:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: +1 585-346-0222
  • E-mail
EMBER WOOD FIRE GRILL is a casual dining restaurant, occupying the old historic train station in the quaint village of Livonia in Livingston County, committed to a hospitality first attitude. In an era dominated by chain restaurants and fast, pre-packaged food, our mission is to bring our patrons REAL food at reasonable prices. Comfort from scratch cuisine using the best ingredients from sustainable sources, whenever possible: selections with no growth hormones, pesticides, pre-packaged, frozen or use of steam tables will be used in our kitchen. Our food is high quality and labor intensive, the same as some of the top restaurants, in the country, without the big city over head, so we can keep our prices reasonable. Our hope is that you, our customer, will enjoy the combination of stunning modern architecture and old charm: simple, good food "meant to share" from farm to plate. Our menus will changes with the seasons, our wood fire selections are cooked with real wood, our wine and micro brew selections are large and extensive. Our well trained staff will make your selection approachable and fun. S.O.S.: Shorts or Suit, come down and enjoy!!!
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