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Canal View Cafe

9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
+1 315-762-5623
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Good place to eat at Sylvan Beach”
2 days ago
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Italian, American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had reservations for a party of six at seven pm, we did not have a server visit the table until I located the manager, we sat a total of 45 minutes before drinks or orders. Food quality was poor, especially Italian dishes, sauce was burned,...More

Thank ccleary2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here yesterday. Service was friendly and knowledgeable. I had the Coquille St Jacque appetizer. It was piping hot, the scallops were fresh and cooked properly (not overdone). I asked for a roll to soak up some of the yummy...More

Thank skiprette
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here last night. Our favorite place to eat at Sylvan beach. Food is great, staff friendly and make sure you are satisfied! Chicken biggies are the best in the area. Don't visit without trying the bam bam shrimp...it's tasty and unique. The wedge salad...More

Thank S S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food at a reasonable price. Especially nice when you can get set up on the side with a view, Service was good. We really enjoyed our visit and will return. Nice place to go for the evening

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great chief with attention to quality foods. Large plates at very reasonable prices. It is a small dinner tucked away by the water. Worth the find!!!! I can't believe we lived in the area for 20 years and never knew about the place....More

Thank Robbin O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting in the Sylvan Beach/Verona Beach area, I stopped by the Canal View Cafe for dinner tonight. I had the lasagna dinner. It came served by a friendly waitress who warned me the plate was extremely hot from being under the broiler to melt...More

2  Thank muskyb0b
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing lunch... Bam Bam shrimp salad added feta with a glass of Montepulciano... the perfect lunch!!!!staff is awesome!!

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Have eaten there many times. Each waitress has there own personalities. This particular one feels the need to "push" and up-sell everything. I realize larger check equals larger tip, but the customer should be told when there is an additional charge for every "suggested" addition/change...More

Thank Syracuse c
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I came down to sylvan beach very thirsty and hungry. I am so grateful we chose canal view cafe to fill our bellies. This establishment was immaculate. The staff was very kind and attentive. Awesome drink selection and the food was out...More

Thank Lindsey L
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We visited on Labor Day and were prepared to have to wait but we got seated right away. The cafe was busy but not packed. They have a nice selection of craft beers from New York and beyond which is always good and our drinks...More

Thank Auldreekiegirl
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Colleen O
Are you open on Easter?
7 April 2017|
Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
Yes, taking reservations from 11:30 to 6:30
Michele D
DO you have gluten free menu?
23 July 2015|
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Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
We do... I'll upload it as a photo on TripAdvisor, Jeannie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Sylvan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 315-762-5623
  • E-mail
1977-2017 Celebrating ou 40th Anniversary! Casual Waterfront Dining overlooking Oneida Lake and the Historic Erie Barge Canal. Classic Oak Beer and Wine Bar with the largest selection of Craft Beers in the Beach.
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