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Il Posto Bistro and Wine Bar

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137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
+1 585-905-0535
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

This bustling small city has several places to get Calamari as an appetizer. Don't go anywhere but Il Posto righ on Main St. in downtown Canandaigua. It was cooked to perfection, served hot and crunchy with a delicous marinara with just a bit of zing....More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed November 20, 2016

My boyfriend and I stumbled across Il Posto during our first night in town (check out Bella Rose bed and breakfast!), and had one of the friendliest dining experiences I've had in a long time. Even though we were more than happy to sit at...More

Thank hayleycsmith
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We stopped by here in Mid-October on a beautiful fall night. We lucked out and found two seats at the bar. The place was absolutely packed and busy the entire time but our entrees, food and wine were all delivered quickly. It is a small...More

Thank LittleOldUs
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food. Nice small place. French and Italian speaking owner. Feel at home. Perfect location. Good wine.

Thank Troisamies
Reviewed October 10, 2016

This place has great decor,a welcoming staff and solid food. It has a very good wine selection as well.

Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Oh my goodness. Great Italian fare. Some added touches and variations from old stand by Italian dishes. Crowded and noisy because small place. But just fantastic food!!

Thank Rstraubh
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Located on hip historical Canandaigua main street The Il Posti is a very quaint location with a bar and around 10 tables. The hosts are very attentive to all your needs. Our party of three selected different main dishes and everyone was very satisfied with...More

Thank Shoshanapierre
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We loved it! Food was delicious, portions were generous and the atmosphere is intimate and cozy. We started with the beans & greens which I highly recommend, it is a lot of food so definitely share it. We also ordered the bruschetta, the tomatoes were...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Good people, excellent food...feels like the North End in Boston! Been here several times and never disappointed. Ask about the ice cream for dessert...it is amazing.

Thank jsdacey22
Reviewed August 23, 2016

My wife and I had dinner at Il Posto based on reviews and reviewing the menu. We reserved a table at eight for two and were fortunate that we did. The bistro was full on a Saturday evening. While waited to be seated I noticed...More

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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
it is cosy but in sure they could comfortably accommodate your party if you call in advance.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 S Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1908
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-905-0535
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