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The Holloway House

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29 State St, Bloomfield, NY 14469-9226
+1 585-657-7120
11:30 am - 9:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 7:30 pm
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 am
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lima, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

As a special treat for Father's Day, my brothers and I took our parents to the HH with the rest of our family. What a mistake! We were there for close to three hours, we waited over 45 minutes between the salad and our entrees! Awful! My mother's potatoes were raw, my brother's rice was crunchy and my nephew's steak... More 

Thank joe7639
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

We have already apologized for the delay in receiving your meals and are very sorry you felt your experience was so "horrible". As I mentioned in your post on our facebook page, that is certainly not our goal. We did make a very large deduction on your bill since you were so unhappy. More 

Honeoye Falls, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Were taken (there were 4 of us) to the Holloway house for dinner to celebrate a birthday and mother's day late. Hadn't been for dinner in a long time. Food was good. Several items tasted rather salty to us, but most everything was tasty. Host and hostess both engaged with all of us and were pleasant.Enjoyed the evening. A bit... More 

Thank tgift2016
Rochester, New York
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

My sister and I stopped in for lunch today. I was very surprised at the prices, especially for lunch. I opted for "soup and salad" for $10.95. I received a cup of watery clam chowder and a very small side salad. I was still hungry when lunch was over. VERY DISAPPOINTING. I will not be returning in the future.

Thank Eileen M
Canandaigua, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

It's definitely cool in that it was built in 1808 but it needs some tlc. History is nice but the owner/bartender Steve is unfriendly and arrogant, I would not give him my money again. His wife Dawn is a lovely woman.

Thank linda_benzer
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168 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

This was a nightmare from the beginning. We had reservations for noon and were seated promptly, but waited over 20 minutes for menus, and even longer to order drinks. This with a two year old and a three year old trying their best to be good. When the food finally came one and one half hour later, it was awful.... More 

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Rochester, New York
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

From the minute you step into this House, you know you are in for a dining adventure. This is a a BIG house with many rooms and each room has its own charm. There is even a good-sized bar with dining tables for the sports fans.The servers wear garb harkening back to the early 1900's. Our server, Taylor, had a... More 

Thank Lillette
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

Thank you Lillette, your experience is what we hope everyone will have at the Holloway House! More 

East Bloomfield, New York, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Be wary, HH has no reservation system. Oh they take names, but beyond that they have no idea. We were 10min early and we're not seated for another 45min. Our server offered bread to all he tables around use TWICE and still never took our order. We left out of understandable frustration.

Thank Chip H
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

You are absolutely right , Chip, and we are so sorry about your experience. I t was a very difficult day due to the fact that 4 staff members never showed up for work. We could not get the tables turned as quickly as usual because the servers all had to take extra tables and we got backed up. I... More 

New York
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

While I realize that we came on a holiday, the service was INCREDIBLY UNBELIEVABLY slow. It took us 15 minutes to be acknowledged by anyone after being seated. Water and drinks were only replenished after dramatically flagging someone down. After 1h 45m later we asked for our desert to go. We brought our 2 year old son and 3.5 year... More 

Thank careyrob22
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

Am sorry your experience at the restaurant was so bad. I don't like to make excuses, but the reason for the slow service was that 2 servers never showed up to work that day and all the servers had to pick up extra tables. I am sorry if you thought I was rude, I was only concerned about the safety... More 

Buffalo, New York
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The beautiful atmosphere of the Holloway House was the perfect setting on a windy, rainy night in Canandaigua. Food was delicious, service was excellent and choices plentiful.

Thank Sandy B
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

Thank you Sandy, glad you enjoyed your evening! More 

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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This was probably our 5th time we visited this restaurant since my last review. And, we still feel good about The Holloway House. This time, my husband and I had the All-you-can-eat Buffet and did not regret it. Everything was delicious. Our server, Tom, was very quick to keep up with taking our used plates when we went up for... More 

Thank elizabethr769
dawn w, Owner at The Holloway House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad you enjoyed your dinner! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 State St, Bloomfield, NY 14469-9226
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: +1 585-657-7120
The Holloway House since 1808, featuring traditional American fare at affordable prices. The main dining rooms feature Roast Turkey, Steaks, and Seafood in a historic setting. Also a Sunday Buffet Brunch is a great way to enjoy your family and friends after church The new Peter Holloway Tavern offers a quick and casual dinner and a great chance to try a Finger Lakes wine by the glass. Friday night Fish Fry followed by a slice of one of our in house baked pies or creme brulee is a great way to start your weekend or trip to one of the lakes.

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