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All 31 Skaneateles Restaurants

Sherwood Inn

26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
315-685-3405
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Ranked #6 of 31 Restaurants in Skaneateles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Sherwood Inn features seasonal menus rooted in Classic American fare. Sherwood Classic items such as the Yankee Pot Roast and Baked Scrod Christopher are available year round, while our chefs change other seasonal entree selections based on the market availability of the freshest seafood, finest steaks and chops, and freshest locally grown produce. The menu often showcases several food and beverage options which are produced in New York State. A wide selection of Finger Lakes wine appear on our Wine Spectator Magazine award winning wine list.
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English first
Skaneateles, New York
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119 reviews 119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The Sherwood Inn is a lovely old Inn with rooms for a few travelers, but is better known for excellent fare in their Tavern and Dining Room. The menu is excellent with some typical dishes and some new ideas in dining. They have a good wine list and selections of draft beers. Their apple crisp with ice cream is outstanding.... More

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Venice, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This was probably our 5th or 6th visit to the Sherwood Inn. It is never a disappointment. We were there for dinner on a Sunday evening. The restaurant is always busy but handles a crowd well. The service is always efficient and friendly. The French onion soup was delicious, the Reuben sandwich was one of the best we've ever had... More

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Paris, France
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I have eaten at this restaurant many times. I have had enjoyable eating experiences in the past. Lately I have notices the food, although above average, is somewhat stagnant. Attention to detail is waning. The service has been a bit lacking lately, for example, I found ALL of the waitstaff in a side room chatting and had to interrupt to... More

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Zanesville, Ohio
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96 reviews 96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The meal was delicious but their chocolate dessert was to die for. The place itself is beautiful. We were with a bus load and they were very accommodating and friendly.

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Rochester, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We ate in the dining room for dinner and the food was fabulous. It's a bit pricey but the meal is worthy. The service was very good considering how busy they were.

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Osprey, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The food was excellent, the waitress had such a great sense of humor. There were four couples in our group and we love to laugh and have a fun time. I think we were too giggly, but the staff was great about it and everyone's food selection was terrific.

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central NY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The Sherwood in Bar is a reliable Skaneateles dining experience. Friday night raw bar is always fun. Last night had a great cup of gumbo. The rest of the meal was good but nothing to rave about. Service is always excellent!

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Marshfield, Massachusetts, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This lovely Inn offers comfortable waiting areas, a lively bar scene and delicious, perfectly prepared food complete with a view of the lake which can be spectacular! We ordered seafood which was very fresh and expertly prepared and the wait staff were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The atmosphere is very relaxed and upbeat and the menu diverse and satisfying. The... More

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Skaneateles, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great place, good food, good drinks, wonderful atmosphere! Raw bar on Fridays, entertainment on certain days, holiday brunches and festivals on the lawn!

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Milford, Connecticut
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The view of the lake is what can make it or break it. The food is another matter altogether. The ultimate test for me is calamari. If it is cooked properly, then I usually have more to look forward to. Unfortunately, mine was a mouthful of oil and grease the moment I bit into it. Not to be outdone by... More

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Additional Information about Sherwood Inn

Address: 26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
Phone Number: 315-685-3405
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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