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The Frog Pond

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French, Bistro
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652 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 271-1970
Today
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Tue 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great breakfast

Went the other day for their signature fritatta. This was a fantastic dish and cooked to perfection. It had a perfect amount of italian sausage and came to the table piping hot. The wait staff was very attentive and kept the coffee cups full and warm. Nice job..

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2015
Steven P
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Rochester, New York
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Syracuse, New York
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This is not the place to go if you are in a hurry. We hit it before the crowds hit (it filled up about 20 minutes after we arrived for breakfast) and still it was a good 40 minutes before our food came. Fortunately, we we visiting with our son and his girlfriend so we enjoyed the extra time. The... More 

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San Antonio
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My daughter loves this place and treated me for my pre-Mother's day weekend for breakfast and Mimosas!! Just a super nice place with super nice people who just do a great job and it was just PERFECT for me!!

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Rochester, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Went the other day for their signature fritatta. This was a fantastic dish and cooked to perfection. It had a perfect amount of italian sausage and came to the table piping hot. The wait staff was very attentive and kept the coffee cups full and warm. Nice job..

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Rochester, New York
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Your first impression upon walking into The Frog Pond is how small it is. With a restaurant this small, you expect to wait. The only problem is, there is no room TO wait. I felt like we were standing on top of poor people trying to enjoy their breakfasts. Upon being seated, we were greeted by multiple members of the... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

Every part of the meal was great but the wait... I had lox Benedict which was perfect. My daughter who has celiac disease shared two omelets with her sister. One also had lox and capers and cream cheese this they loved. The other with artichokes was just ok. Others in our group were less adventurous but all the food was... More 

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Key West, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

The waffle was loaded with blueberries, which mt husband enjoyed. The tofu scramble was a bit bland..could use more color and taste. very friendly staff.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Youd think that Brunch on Saturday AM these guys would know what they are doing! Very unorganized, not sure where to seat people, not sure who is the hostess versus waitress vs busboy. Asked 3 times for menus, had to go inside to actually order etc etc etc. Menu looked GREAT but all the food we ordered was very average.... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Breakfast is one meal, that as a full service restaurant should be better than something you can get from your local Tim Hortons. This place failed to empress me. It is obvious that zero dollars of the profit are ever put back into this establishment. Shaky tables, beat up chairs and booths hardly feel clean. The prices are far too... More 

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Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Visited the Frog Pond on a Saturday with three kids and 4 adults. Had a short wait, that staff were very friendly and service was great even though they were very busy. The food was very good across the board from egg dishes to pancakes and chicken strips. The specialty banana pancakes were just amazing, although very rich and sweet... More 

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Naples, Florida
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great place for breakfast. Both the service and food were wonderful and the outdoor dining was exciting to see. People from all over and all walks of life seem to gravitate to this spot. Makes you feel like you are on vacation even if your not. Fun local spot on Park Ave. in Rochester, NY.

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Additional Information about The Frog Pond

Address: 652 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
Phone Number: (585) 271-1970
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: French, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 652 Park Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: (585) 271-1970

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: French, Bistro
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?