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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
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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: Breakfast, Brunch

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    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
Nice casual restaurant

The staff is good and friendly. The food is pretty good. Nice casual restaurant. Ok with kids. A better selection of beers on tap would be great though...

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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New York
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Not what I expected from a restaurant with the ratings online. The food was average. the service was VERY slow. I was there for lunch on August 17. There was only about 3 tables with diners and we waited about 40 minutes for our food. I had to ask the server when was our food coming. We had a 4... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

The staff is good and friendly. The food is pretty good. Nice casual restaurant. Ok with kids. A better selection of beers on tap would be great though...

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Rochester, New York
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87 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

A great place for brunch. The food is very good and the atmosphere is casual and it is located in a great little neighbor.

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Ontario, California
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

On Park Ave in a trendy neighborhood, this diner has been around forever. I hadn't been there in 40 years, but the service, cuisine and popularity spoke volumes. It serves breakfast, lunch or dinner.

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Hanover
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120 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Nice little cafe in kinda a trendy area of Rochester (if there is such a thing). We chose to sit outside. Service was not brisk but within reason. I had the two eggs with toast with the links. The links were very tasty. Eggs were done to order and the rye toast was fine. We had a side of home... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

wait staff is good, the carmel banana pancakes are amazing. food takes a while to come out. all in all, this place is better than jines (right next door)

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Elkridge
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Long-time former Rochester residents (now friends of mine in Maryland), highly recommended The Frog Pond as our first breakfast on a recent "friends trip" to the area. I was immediately impressed with the number of omelette options on the menu and the quaint, friendly atmosphere. There is a limited amount of outdoor seating just outside the front of the restaurant... More 

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Rochester, New York
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42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Have only been here for brunch on the weekends, but it's good, solid, comfort food-plus, reasonably priced, good if busy staff, and they manage to squeeze a lot of people into a very small space and make it seem efficient. Our kids enjoy it here, as well. Typicaly brunch fare.

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Syracuse, New York
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

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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24 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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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?