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190 Jay St, Rochester, NY 14608-1621
+1 585-232-9717
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“meatballs” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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190 Jay St, Rochester, NY 14608-1621
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

Rocky's is a no-frills Italian eatery, that like Antonetta's farther out on Jay Street, serves Italian favorites and standards. Each day there are three specials. Today included stuffed shells. You can order a small or large portion, or some items, as a side. I chose...More

Thank L F
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Have been coming here for 30 years and never disappointed! Love the Mastrella family, they put their hearts in it every single day. Love the macaroni, meatballs, sausage, and salads. Don't pass this by!

Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed April 11, 2017

While I might be biased by going to this place for the last (35+) years I have yet to get a bad meal. And even better than the food is the staff... or in reality the Family that has been greeting and serving me for...More

2  Thank UpstateVBDad
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

The food felt like it was frozen and microwaved. The restaurant didn't seem impressive or very clean. I went multiple times and often the service was extremely slow (once had to wait 50min for order) despite the number of customers. The price was reasonable, but...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Fabulous stuffed rigatoni with meatballs ... so delicious. All homemade and authentic Italian recipes. Small restaurant but quality food.

1  Thank Irmi E
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

If you want a great plate of spaghetti, rigatoni, lasagna, ravioli, it's here and it's in the sauce. Four generations of hard work and feeding people they got it right. Nothing fancy but pay cash and get a full belly with a delicious meal. The...More

1  Thank Susan K
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Went to Rocky's for lunch for the first time last week. It was superb! The service was great and the food was even better. I had a large serving size and it was plenty of food at a very reasonable price! I'll be going here...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Rocky's is like going back in time. Think of grandma in the kitchen cooking. None of that Fancy-schmancy trendy stuff, just good old homemade Italian cooking! You know the place is good when see cops & judges having lunch here.

1  Thank Brian H
Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is an old time Italian family restaurant. Its a limited menu and choices vary on a daily basis, but this stuff is awesome ! and the prices will shock you ! You will love this place as much as we do now.

Thank Peter H L
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

I must have Rocky's every time I come to Rochester, NY. No one makes the tripe like Rocky's!if you want authentic Italian family style dining one needs to look no more. It's Rocky's or nothing as far as I am concerned!

Thank raiderstony
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Jay St, Rochester, NY 14608-1621
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-232-9717
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