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Crow's Nest

415 Boodys Hill Rd, Waterloo, NY 13165-9733
+1 315-781-0600
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (5 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
415 Boodys Hill Rd, Waterloo, NY 13165-9733
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there the other day after hanging out at the Tiki Bar North at Stivers Marine, they are in the same parking lot! Had some loaded fries that were to die for and the view was amazing.

Thank Casey F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Rolls were hard: I could bounce a knife off them. In our party of 6 only 2 people finished their meals. Fisherman's Platter offered only 2 scallops and 2 shrimp, compared to the gigantic breaded haddock. Half rack of ribs were disappointing. My scallops special...More

Thank EJEvo8
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Nice location at the end of Seneca Lake near marina. Watch the boats go by in the canal as you eat your food in a relaxing atmosphere. Outside or inside dining available. Full bar and nice selection for food. Becky is a great waitress, ask...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My daughter and I enjoyed our lunch at the Crow's Nest when we were in upstate New York in August. Who can resist turning off on a road called Boody's Hill, especially when you can see it heads towards the water? We turned off and...More

Thank Freba
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A meal is much better when sitting by the water. Great service and delicious food make the experience go a long way. Many more enjoyable evenings at the Crows Nest are yet to come. We have enjoyed every on of ours.

Thank Bstivers12
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This place is great! Tasty food, cold beer and drinks (with a lot of local options for beer and wine) and an amazing view. The fried pickles are TOP notch! As well as the sizzling shrimp and the daily wrap special is always a good...More

Thank kdnilles
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Found this place along the canal, with a great view of the marina and the boating. Had lunch here two days in a row. We just had salads, but the Buffalo chicken salad was really good....nice buffalo/blue cheese dressing, didn't overpower. Enjoyed the view and...More

Thank PABucsFan
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome service scenery and food.. Great little find off the beaten path... I had the scallops and my daughter loved the lobster roll... Well done and sitting on the patio by the river was awesome!

Thank gabbie66
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This is a delightful place to enjoy dinner as the sun sets over Seneca Lake. It also has delicious fish dishes and clam chowder.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The view is pretty amazing and the restaurant is located right on the water. I had ordered the Mahi Mahi and it was amazing. Makes for a great date night location.

Thank Markishala C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 Boodys Hill Rd, Waterloo, NY 13165-9733
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 315-781-0600
Seasonal waterfront restaurant situated on scenic Seneca Lake and the Seneca-Cayuga Canal. Outdoor Bar. Live Music Saturday Nights during the summer season. Open April to September 30
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