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Lafayette Motel & Restaurant

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408 Lakeshore Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2316
+1 585-394-5383
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good60%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 26, 2017
“Very much an old fashioned resort flavor”
Feb 18, 2018
“Great breakfast, super service”
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408 Lakeshore Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2316
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Reviewed August 19, 2015

This is a super homey throwback diner/restaurant which has been around since after world war two. It is adorable, kitchy and a chronicler of community life with newspaper clippings, nick-knacks and cute signs everywhere. There is plenty of parking, wi-fi, either tables or the counter....More

Thank dwalker43
Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

This is a small free-standing downtown restaurant with adequate off-street parking with an adjacent motel complex. We were seated promptly & served by a charming waitress. There is an expansive breakfast menu and is reasonably priced. Coffee & beverages were served promptly & refilled throughout...More

Thank Mr. Boss
Reviewed June 13, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed breakfast here with family. On a Saturday morning the place was packed with nearly every seat filled. The waitress was rushed off her feet but remained cheerful and friendly. The breakfast arrived hot and perfect for the order. This is...More

Thank Skootamattaken
Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been going there off and on for years. It is a little pricy though...like one pancake was 3.50 plus tax...that is totally stupid. I am not kidding! It is a small place and narrow rooms. Hard to avoid obnoxious coughers, throat clearers and...More

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Since we enjoy finding places that local folks favor, we asked about a place close to the lake and good food. Local residents recommended the Lafayette, nothing fancy they said, but good food. The decor is a combination of old faded humorous pictures, books, faded...More

Thank Joyce L
Reviewed September 29, 2014

Superior breakfast! Tremedous-toast,eggs,and homefries.Smalltown atmosphire at it's best!You can't visit the Finger Lakes without enjoying this awesome place.

Thank Herbert S
Reviewed September 1, 2014

Quaint. Very busy, but meal was quick & delicious. Sweet cream cheese stuffed french toast with strawberries. Nice end to out vacation.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Walked in and sat at the counter. Two servers behind the counter and neither one acknowledged my presence. They just went about what they were doing and before long both had left. Hmmm...what to do! In a minute one returned and took my order. The...More

Thank Raggs99
Reviewed May 30, 2014

We liked this place so much, we ate there three days in a row--and we were only in Canandaigua for three days. It is a perfect little feel-like-you-are-a-local place--very cozy with a real laid back vibe. The food is very, very tasty; the breakfast biscuits...More

Thank Ella923
Reviewed May 22, 2014

Breakfast was "Great"! Fast too. Very nice place. I recommend this restaurant for a super breakfast experience.

Thank tiptop1211
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Christie S
May 19, 2017|
Response from rr702014 |
Mon thru Friday 6am to 2pm; Thurs, Fri 4pm to 7pm also; Sat 7am to 1pm, Sun 7am to Noon. Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day -7:30am to Noon
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Lakeshore Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424-2316
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Canandaigua
  • Phone Number: +1 585-394-5383
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  • This restaurant is at Lafayette Motel
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