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Bluewater Grill

11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
+1 315-685-6600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (20 reviews)
“sushi” (24 reviews)
“corn chowder” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
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1 - 10 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in Skanteateles for an early dinner after pumpkin picking. I grew up downstate so my husband knows how much of a food snob I can be. He promised me I would love Bluewater and he was right. Perfect service from Maggie and delicious...More

Thank snarfette
Reviewed 5 days ago

Never been there before but what a great find!...We ate in the bar cause the dining room was full, I guess cause everyone knows how good it is. Service was quick and they made some great suggestions. I had a lamb gyro bowl, and it...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited Skaneateles on our annual trip to NY to visit friends and had to go to Bluewater again. It did not disappoint. The Autumn Harvest soup was delicious, and so was the brunch skillet we had.

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm kind of surprised that this restaurant is as highly rated as it is. The service was great, but the food very mediocre. We had nachos as an appetizer. They were abundant, but dry. We ordered the seafood enchiladas. The sauce was ok, but the...More

Thank Nan53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday afternoon, although busy we were seated in the bar area. Very good quality food and prices not horribly high for a nicer place right on the water. Would highly recommend for adults, probably not as much family/ kid friendly. Overall, a...More

Thank letsgetaway7782
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed another wonderful lunch at Bluewater Grill. This is one of our favorite stops in Skaneateles. Something about that gorgeous view of the water inspires a craving for really good seafood. Bluewater always delivers. It’s a really fun place with a busy bar and...More

Thank HNWL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were excited to eat here... There was a really nice view but their online menu hasn't been updated- so the item I wanted wasn't available. The fried calamari was very good. My husband said his meal was good but not great. He got fish....More

1  Thank Kristen G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You Will not be disappointed. Great food! We had a terrific lunch!! Great setting!! Nice people!!!! The Blue Goose is attached and we went there for dinner. Hottest soup and So delicious!! Prices are Very reasonable. You will love it!!

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steaks are good and the bread is to die for! We most enjoyed the views. Call ahead for a reservation- we were glad we had one as it was a 45 minute wait. It is very lively and a great place to grab a fancy...More

Thank joeybagz312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was wonderful, large portions...5 large scallops amazing! Steak cooked perfect, Salmon fresh. Service was outstanding. Great place to relax and enjoy the lake.

Thank Laurie D
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Pam Julie C
7 July 2017|
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Response from jfarmeribm | Reviewed this property |
The Sherwood Inn across the street offers a nice breakfast.
20 July 2016|
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I did not see any pets and I'm sorry that I don't have your answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-6600
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