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Mandana Inn

1937 W Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9446
+1 315-685-7798
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“frog legs” (7 reviews)
“baked scrod” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1937 W Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9446
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

The Mandana Inn is a bit out of the way but not by much. Close to the bustling action of a small tourist town (Skaneateles, NY), we were surprised how good the food was. The menu is broad and the place is nicely lit and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Words cannot express how we felt after spending an evening at this place. It was the first time I've been here and was looking to try some place new. As we were walked through by the host, instead of sitting us in the main dining...More

Date of visit: June 2018
7  Thank tripNY426
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We visited the Mandana Inn twice last year and had great dinners both times. A year later, we hoped it would be just as good. We were not disappointed. We had dinner on a recent Friday evening with two other couples. We all enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I work in the area and finally had a chance to order food at the Mandana Inn. Now that I have it makes me wonder what I've been doing ordering from other places in the area and not here first. I had the best chicken...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Brent M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I visited for dinner with a friend. I have been here a couple times before but not since the new owners took over about a year ago. The restaurant looks the same and was nicely decorated for the holidays. It was a busy Friday night...More

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank dese2
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I went to dinner with friends and had a wonderful time at the Mandana Inn. The appetizers were so good, we chose 2, frog legs and calamari. I had the baked scrod and enjoyed every bite!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank MistycentralNewYork
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise, started with a nice glass of wine and it continued to get better. Appetizers & bread were great, but the entrees were perfect, Veal Parmesan was cooked perfect as was the lamb rack and scallop dinner. Locals are so lucky to...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I was expecting good but the meal was fabulous. They had a sea bass special that was out of this world. I sampled the scallops which were great. The scrod is a favorite and very tasty as well. We had a large party and everyone...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank GregM_VA
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We made reservations at Mandana Inn and our table was ready when we got there. Relaxed and casual atmosphere. Clean, well decorated. Staff were all quite friendly all night. The owner came around and spoke to the diners. She was genuine and obviously cared about...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal on a recent Saturday evening. We had not been to Mandana Inn in over a year. We were not disappointed. Service was friendly and attentive. Entrees of salmon, baked scrod, scallops and pork chops were all delicious and served very...More

Date of visit: June 2017
3  Thank Katherine8183
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Linda E
17 August 2017|
Response from Anna C |
The bar opens at 4pm the kitchen at 5pm they are closed Monday and Tuesday opened the rest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1937 W Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9446
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-7798
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