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Hardware Cafe and General Store

566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
+1 315-947-6700
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“paninis” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed April 17, 2017

This honestly was once a hardware store, and they have kept that vintage charm: the original (creaky and uneven, but NOT in a bad way at all) wood floors. There are wooden booths that look out onto Main Street, a counter, and even a soda...More

Thank RachelleAllen
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast while camping at Fairhaven Beach State Park and were not disappointed. As the title says, it was a very unique place. I loved the open floor plan and all the odd and touristic things for sale. The...More

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Friendly staff....good food....very quaint atmosphere...it is very good place to visit for breakfast or lunch. It is a place that the locals frequent so that should tell you something.

Thank erobinson429
Reviewed December 6, 2016

I was visiting NY this December and stopped, several times, at my favorite place, the Hardware Café and General store. I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn Christmas concert last weekend. The music was outstanding, the food...More

Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place for good food and atmosphere. Breakfast was great. Old fashioned former hardware store with handmade crafts on display.

Thank redclayhill
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was very good. I love their finger lakes coffee! However I have eaten lunch there and each time I have been very disappointed. I ordered the buffalo chicken sandwich and it was literally inedible. Tasted like rubber. But breakfast was great!

Thank Jessiee1730
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Went here for breakfast on a Saturday Morning. Had to wait to be seated 10 minutes or more then waited over 45 minutes for our food to be served. There were more than enough waitresses but I don't know how many cooks were there. Still,...More

Thank GoItaly2011
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We stayed in Fair Haven for a week and we ate here every morning. Great atmosphere, food, and coffee!

Thank whepp
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Hardware Café combines a wonderful old building with a modern new menu. One of the few spots in town where you can find food for vegetarians, a few gluten free options, and lots of local, fresh choices. The Friday and Saturday night dinners are great...More

Thank LivesNearTheBigLake
Reviewed May 27, 2016

Being summer, ice cream is always a essential treat. The menu of ice cream is so diversified that no one should be disappointed!...Looking at the lunch menu, I ordered a wrap...but ate the ice cream first. Always seize the moment and summer ice cream never...More

Thank DianaSyracuse_NY
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scotpond
Can you update your hours on Trip Advisor to reflect new schedule??
May 27, 2016|
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Response from dcr1837 | Reviewed this property |
Most days it's 8-2 pm, a little longer on Saturdays (8-4 pm)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 566 Main, Fair Haven, NY 13064
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Fair Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 315-947-6700
  • E-mail
Description
seasonal business in a lakeside community