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The Watermark

188 S Erie St, Mayville, NY 14757-1211
+1 716-753-2900
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
188 S Erie St, Mayville, NY 14757-1211
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Way overpriced for what you get. It’s not the Palm, should be cheaper than it. They act like it’s a steakhouse in NYC. Not too professional, it was at the beginning of the season though. Overall, it was decent. However, people going to the lake...More

Thank brendangrace1
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Ah, the location !!! Whether you dine on the patio or inside, the Chautauqua Lake view is very nice. You can sail right up & dock & are steps away from a great meal. We enjoy any and all of their crab based creations. Desserts...More

Thank 586daler
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Very nice, location has great view of the lake. The food was very good but they were short on staff so drinks, order and bill were a little slow. We would go back.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not sure if food was marginal because it is the end of season. Three of us had fish that was very dry and Tastless. Price high for what you get.

Thank janpanflorida
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Delicious food and excellent service! Our server, Molly started the night off right with her prompt service and smile when she brought a warm, freshly baked loaf of bread to our table. My husband got the Navigator which consisted of batter fried haddock, scallops and...More

Thank gogranny60
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Our party of six agreed that we wanted a pleasant restaurant with a great lake view. The Watermark fit the bill. Both the interior and the exterior do a nice job capturing the feel of the area. Although the view from the patio was lovely,...More

Thank Eileen E
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food was excellent and menu had unique choices. Service was a cut above, like the atmosphere and decor of the restaurant.

Thank kwstws
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a decent sized party (10 people) and everyone enjoyed what they ordered... from the mixed drinks and wine to main courses, which varied from fresh fish to fried fish to steak and chicken. Nobody had any complaints. The salads were fresh; the bread...More

Thank TylerTV
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We stopped in for a light meal before heading to a show several miles away. We got seated before 5:00 so that meant no wait time. Summer here does get busy with the out of towners who stay at Chautauqua and pack in anywhere by...More

Thank artisanshands
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This was our second choice as our destination was closed on Mondays, but we had an excellent meal. Both seafood (seared tuna, shrimp) and steaks were cooked expertly. The outdoor patio fronts a dirt road and a small marina that would not classify as high...More

Thank Wildbill10
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12 July 2016|
Response from carol c | Reviewed this property |
Suggest that you call the restaurant to find out if dogs are allowed in the outdoor area.
23 June 2016|
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Response from auditor45 | Reviewed this property |
They are only open weekends up to June 24th 2016 and thereafter daily.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 S Erie St, Mayville, NY 14757-1211
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chautauqua County  >  Mayville
  • Phone Number: +1 716-753-2900
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