Eat & Drink
Take your tastebuds on a journey in the Finger Lakes Region. We have award-winning food, gourmet offerings, homemade delicacies, and culinary creations like no other. The garbage plate may not sound appealing by name, but this Rochester creation is a must-try! Hot tomato oil and stretch bread are a favorite to the east, in Syracuse. Grape Pie has a home in Naples, NY and is widely celebrated at the Naples Grape Festival each year. And did you know that Ithaca is home to the first ever ice cream sundae?
We’re full of tasty surprises here, so there’s no wrong way to dine. Dig into delicious BBQ at the Original Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. Take a cooking class or enjoy casual dining at the New York Kitchen. Choose from over 15 varieties of bacon at The Saltbox Smokehouse. Find a new menu every time you visit FLX Table, created special with locally-sourced ingredients each night. Also named the country’s best new restaurant by USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice in 2017, it’s an experience like no other.
Or grab a glass of wine, a cold brew, or craft cocktail and choose from unique meals and munchies at the many wineries, breweries, and distilleries across the region. You’ll find everything from beer-infused cheese to Sherried Wine BBQ Sauce to sweet Riesling-infused desserts. There is something for every taster,tryer, and picky eater in our region. Chow down!