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Black & Blue Steak & Crab

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3349 Monroe Ave, Ste 39, Rochester, NY 14618-5513
+1 585-421-8111
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I went to B&B on a Friday evening in January. At 9 o'clock, we were seated with no problem. Our waiter was loud and obnoxious, commenting on everything we ordered with a flippancy we couldn't stand. First,we ordered the calamari and it was not edible--too many peppers and garlic. It actually hurt our lips, mouths and stomachs... More 

Thank Kelsey B
Rochester, New York
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best. Steak. Ever. Husband pleasing flavor and tenderness. The service was great too. Perfect little date night restaurant. Recommend this for special occasions. Attire is dressy however you could get away with jeans and a polo if necessary.

Thank Rachel B
Upstate, NY
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is in a plaza and as has been reported, parking is difficult. Also as has been reported, it is not a place for a quiet dinner; it is loud. My companion and I had a reservation and were seated on the second floor which is a little less noisy. We would have had a drink at the bar,... More 

Thank Justaflyfisher
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner is a lover of beef so I chose our first visit to B&B to celebrate his birthday. For starters we chose the calamari. Our server commented that this was on the spicy side. Spicy it was - and delicious! It was the best calamari we've ever had! My partner chose the ribeye. I am not a lover of... More 

Thank Deboralee
Rochester,New York
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90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a large party of friends to Black and Blue to celebrate a special occasion. Our server greeted us with a champagn toast which set a positive tone for the evening. Each of the food courses were delicious, bar service swift, and overall quality of service was excellent. Would recommend for your next special event or client dinner. Request... More 

Thank MJLRochester_NewYork
Rochester, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

The steak is so tender and juicy you can cut it with a spoon. The service is impeccable and the 3 types of bread and butter they give you to eat are all fantastic. It is the perfect spot for a special occasion. Not family friendly because their is no childrens menu and its very fine dining, but perfect for... More 

Thank lovetoeat1111
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164 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

No valet!!! The girls at coat check and reception were great. We sat at two of the round tables next to each other. Servers were great. Food was great. We had an excellent time. I ordered oysters on the half shell, lamb and onion rings. Table had steaks, chicken, scallops, fish. No one had any complaints. Enjoyed my long islands... More 

Thank Nevin H
Rochester, New York
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Ok, we received a $75 gift certificate that expires on 12/31/16 and decided to use it to celebrate a December birthday. We made reservations online a week prior for 7:15pm reservations. Based on comments we read about noise on 1st floor we requested to be seated upstairs when we received a call earlier in the day confirming our reservations. Our... More 

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Rochester, New York, United States
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Went there for a dinner snack after going to a movie with my girlfriend. We at at the bar, mainly because it was a 2 hour wait for a table, we both ordered a glass of wine and then 3 appetizers. We both loved our wine, her was a sweet moscato (Villa Pozzi) and mine a dry Pinot Noir (Sierra... More 

Thank Bernie C
Sodus, New York
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8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

HA ! Wine cost over 10.00 for 4 oz. If you order a piece of meat, you get some bread and then a piece of meat. Was hurried, didn't bring enough steak knives, took away all the rest of our silver ware. Have to ask for S/P . Pepper was empty. Had to wait for ever to get it. Rushed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $100
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3349 Monroe Ave, Ste 39, Rochester, NY 14618-5513
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-421-8111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?