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Ember Woodfire Grill

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21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Eclectic, unique and absolutely delicious. A wide variety of foods ensures everyone in your party will find something they like. Sweet potato egg rolls and raspberry jalapeño wings are favorite appetizers. The entrees change from season to season.

Thank Thefullrack
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, husband and 8 year old daughter ate here whilst staying near Letchworth State Park. The food was so good, we decided to return the following evening! The service was friendly and there was a good menu selection. Over the course of 2 evenings we tried a variety of options from the menu - our favourites were the calamari salad... More 

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ember Woodier Grill offers a wide of small dishes, larger dishes to share, and entrées for one - all locally sourced. You never know the order that you will receive your orders, but l are good, original, and very tasty. Go with a group so that you can order a large variety of menu items, but a couple can enjoy... More 

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Geneseo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ember is a great restaurant in a little town. Served tapas style, great food to share with friends. My favorite is calamari salad, but recommend you try anything that sounds interesting to you. It's all good.

Thank EmptyNesterNow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Awesome menu!! A bit pricey but for a nice night out for a special occasion or with couples or family well worth it!! Tuna appetizer is a a must !

Thank Patrice W
Honeoye Falls, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

My wife and I have visited Ember on many occasions and have never been disappointed. During our most recent dinner we shared a wood-fired pizza and a "small" dinner salad (very generous portions). Both were wonderful and we left very satisfied. We could hardly have eaten at McDonalds for the $20 tab!

Thank jasiffe
Livonia, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Great prices and selections, plus they have some type of "special deal" on various days of the week.

Thank kelamaty
Livonia, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Menu changes seasonally. Always cooked to order with fresh ingredients. Always a great meal and reasonably priced! Our favorite!

Thank bdeaton65
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Great food and ambiance. From beginning to end, reservations, seating and service EXCEPTIONAL. We had Asian wings, salad, Jamaica jerk chicken, pepperoni pizza, and fries. We eat out every night and this place is a must.

Thank Greg G
Dansville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

My first visit. On a Tuesday and it was recommended to make reservations. I could see why. Service was great. Food was good and definitely not standard small town fare. Nice ambience and will be back with whole family.

Thank benr7995

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Spanish
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: 585.346.0222
EMBER WOOD FIRE GRILL is a casual dining restaurant, occupying the old historic train station in the quaint village of Livonia in Livingston County, committed to a hospitality first attitude.

In an era dominated by chain restaurants and fast, pre-packaged food, our mission is to bring our patrons REAL food at reasonable prices. Comfort from scratch cuisine using the best ingredients from sustainable sources, whenever possible: selections with no growth hormones, pesticides, pre-packaged, frozen or use of steam tables will be used in our kitchen. Our food is high quality and labor intensive, the same as some of the top restaurants, in the country, without the big city over head, so we can keep our prices reasonable.

Our hope is that you, our customer, will enjoy the combination of stunning modern architecture and old charm: simple, good food "meant to share" from farm to plate. Our menus will changes with the seasons, our wood fire selections are cooked with real wood, our wine and micro brew selections are large and extensive. Our well trained staff will make your selection approachable and fun.

S.O.S.: Shorts or Suit, come down and enjoy!!!

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