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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” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1937 W Lake Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9446
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Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

My husband and I took my mother for dinner on a Friday night 2 weeks ago. My mother had a walker. We were heading towards the stairs , which was the main entrance, when a gentleman opened another door to the restaurant for us, saying...More

2  Thank ccamerondesign
Reviewed 20 November 2014

we found everything about this inn to be above our expect ions. We arrived without a reservations on a busy Friday night, we were asked to wait in the bar, a couple of local customers were very friendly. Our table was ready in ten minutes...More

Thank Rowland W
Reviewed 20 November 2014

The Mandana Inn is a warm, neighborhood-feeling place with knotty pine walls and grandfather clocks whose timely chimes add to the comfortable, no-stress surroundings. The diverse wine list complements the creative specials as well as the comfortable staples such the famous scrod, calamari and prime...More

2  Thank Alison R
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Serene surroundings, attentive service and a delicious dinner. Reasonable value. Well prepared, presented in warm, tastefully decorated dining room, true to this legendary restaurant.

1  Thank VermonterVisitor
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We visit here a few times each season. It is only open Mother's Day to Thanksgiving. The food is excellent and always reliable. There are the usual menu items that everyone has loved through the years, such as Dover Sole or Froglegs, and each week...More

1  Thank traveler120483
Reviewed 22 September 2014

-Salad was flat assorted leaves with one cherry tomato on a desert plate (very small) -relish bowl was 3celery pieces, carrot slices, 3 radish pieces, 5 pickle slices along with some sort of curries cole slaw served as a dip (leftovers?) Bread very unremarkable. -Entre...More

3  Thank NunyaNunyawicz
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The Manadana Inn and restaurant have been around "forever". It's staying power must come from its consistently delicious meals and its location. It is located on the hill on the west side of Skaneateles Lake, across the street from a public marina. Because it's NOT...More

1  Thank Nedra G
Reviewed 29 August 2014

It seems as if this is a local favorite, but it is not one of ours. We went there based on recommendations and my husband was wanting to try their frog legs, a specialty evidently. We had reservations for 7:30, but I don't think we...More

2  Thank retiredtravelers30
Reviewed 27 August 2014

We couldn't have asked for a better catering experience from Mandana Inn for our 120-guest wedding reception on June 7th at the Frog Pond B&B in Skaneateles. What actually drew us to the Mandana Inn was the other review on this page that describes the...More

Thank Allison F
Reviewed 27 August 2014

If you are looking for luxury, this is not it. However, if you are looking for a pleasant evening with good food and attentive service this is the place. The Skaneateles area is well known for upscale dining. The Mandanna Inn has successfully accomplished the...More

Thank SyracuseNewYorker
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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, Groups
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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