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Blue Ribbon Smoke House & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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261 Main St, Phelps, NY 14532-1021
+1 315-548-9206
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The locals like to hang out here for breakfast, probably because there isn't any competition around. But to me the food is just so-so, the ambience is negligible, and you have to pay in cash - no credit or checks. You won't get hurt here, but it's just a very basic setup. Service has been ok.

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Thank Trpt8va
Newark, New York
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Great place for an old fashioned breakfast. Friendly waitresses who remember your preferences once you have visited the restaurant a few times. I enjoy a buttermilk biscuit instead of toast with my omelet. Pure comfort food!

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Thank Upstategolfgirl
Canandaigua, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I was sitting near the back. Watched one of the waitresses eating fries off of someone's plate while waiting for the rest of the order. Then took the plate out to the customer with ten or so fries. Gave attitude about needing to pay for a second order if that wasn't enough. Felt bad for the customer. Also not very... More 

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Rochester, New York
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Leaving Finger Lakes Racecino we headed east on Rt 96 to get onto the Thruway at Manchester headed to Syracuse. My wife was hungry and asked if we could stop somewhere for a late lunch. I told her that one of my customers had a restaurant called The Blue Ribbon in Phelps, NY. These are good family people that I... More 

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Thank golflad69
Phelps, New York
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I have eaten here for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is a wide variety of foods to choose from at reasonable prices. There is always a daily specials and soups. The service is prompt and friendly. There is also a selection of homemade pastries, pies, and etc. I have eaten here solo, with family and with friends. You won't be... More 

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Thank Grangers25
Ocala, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

My Dad lives in the area,he told how good the food is.So we were in that area two weeks ago and stopped in.He was right great food !

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Thank johnharrisbrenda
Geneva, New York
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11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Sausage gravy isn't bad. Could use some work. Breakfast sandwich is good. Prices are normal . This is one of only 2 dinners in this town, this would be my guess why there busy all the time.

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Thank Ben S
rochester
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We have been to lunch here a few times and decided to write a review on this restaurant. There is a wide variety of diner food, hamburgers, wraps, dinners and breakfast. I had a beef patty sandwich which came loaded and my mother had a grilled cheese and tomato. She had the cream of potato soup and I had a... More 

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Thank prince043
New York
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Nice place to go and have breakfast I never made it for dinner we are not a Smoke meat people. Breakfast was done well and fast.

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Thank Cubiebaby
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been here several years ago and just yesterday. This time we went all Barbeque and got their sampler for two. $34. That's a whole meal though. Half a chicken, 4 big ribs, barbeque pork and barbeque beef. Frenched fries, Cole slaw, barbeque beans and toast. We took enough home for another meal for one (me).... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 Main St, Phelps, NY 14532-1021
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Phelps
  • Phone Number: +1 315-548-9206

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?