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The Owl House


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Fresh Rosemary & Black Pepper Fries
House Cut Fries, Housemade Ketchup 3.5/5.5
Buffalo Cauli Wings
Crispy Cauliflower, Steamed Broccoli, Frank’s Red Hot, Maple Sriracha Mayo
The Nachos
Corn Tortilla Chips, Shaved Cabbage Slaw, Chipotle Sour Cream, Fresh Herbs, Tomatillo Salsa, First Light Farms Jack Cheese, White Bean Salad, Choice of Chicken or House Smoked Tofu
Maryland Style Old Bay Tempeh Cakes
Ground‎ & Griddled Season Local Tempeh, Caper Remoulade, Grilled Lemon
Crispy Smashed Red Bliss Potatoes
Fresh Herbs Everywhere, Chipotle Sour Cream
Battered Smoked Tofu Nuggets 7
Maple Mustard Dipper, Shaved Cabbage Slaw Organic Lentil & Cashew Spreader - 6 Grilled Baguette, Pickled Onions, Smoked Almonds
Sausage Grill
Rotating Varieties and Preparations
Changes Daily, Always Vegan 3.5/5.5
Saladboy 3.0
Shaved Brussels, Kale, Lemon Vinaigrette, Toasted Hazelnuts, Horseradish-Romano Aioli
Shaved Asparagus, Red Onion, Radish, Baby Arugula, Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette
$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, International, Healthy
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Going downhill! The food is primarily fried and nothing as it were just two years ago! Idk what happened. I left a positive review some time ago as this place was delicious. I no longer agree with my previous perception of this bird nest.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 25, 2019 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went here on a Thursday. We made reservations and I'm glad we did because it was busy! We each ordered a drink and split two entrees - the Tofu and the Pimento Mac n Cheese. The tofu was perfectly cooked with...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

Had a late supper with friends at the Owl House when visiting Rochester, which was chosen because of their varied menu that accommodated both the herbivores and carnivores in our group. Not a disappointing dish at or table of 5, including appetizers. They offer an...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank teebeegee63
Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

Real cool location tucked away in a Rochester neighborhood. Food was unique and every of the 6 meals we ordered were outstanding! Cauliflower wings are incredible

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank MKubi91
Reviewed October 27, 2019 via mobile

Great vegan food. The buffalo cauliflower appetizer was absolutely delicious, including what they referred to as the vegan bleu cheese, but what was more like some sort of garlicky hummus. It is a must-order. Dinner was also good (the bowl and a tofu dish). Veggie...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank lizistrata
Reviewed October 27, 2019 via mobile

Excellent meal with an interesting menu and veggie friendly options. Smoked tofu entree absolutely delicious. Fried Brussel sprouts appetizer also delicious if not a bit salty. Everyone also loved the Mac n cheese entree and the burger. The only disappointment was that we were celebrating...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank KarenK929
Reviewed October 26, 2019 via mobile

So, so, so good. From beginning to end. The staff was super friendly and worked smart and hard. Great atmosphere. The food was absolutely delicious. Everything. Absolutely delicious. Could not have been happier.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Olive8675309
Reviewed September 29, 2019

Always good and if you want vegan or vegetarian options an excellent choice. Been there many times for Sunday brunch, lunches and dinners and we were never disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank GWR210
Reviewed September 28, 2019

While visiting in Rochester, we dined out at a unique and quaint venue located in the heart of the city on Marshall Street where there is plenty of on-street parking. Literally a front-of-the-house step-up porch took us to the entryway where we encountered a greeter...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 10, 2019

We always love ging to this place on a visit to Rochester! everything is always delicious and reasonably priced and quality.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Response from pilgrimpage7 | Reviewed this property |
They definitely qualify on the vegan-friendly scale, and the quality of the food is spot on. It is my first choice for a plant-based breakfast in Rochester. If they rearrange the furniture they could probably handle 30... More
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