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Canal View Cafe

9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
+1 315-762-5623
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here numerous times with my fiance. We absolutley love it. We go for the shrimp and the awesome service!! Highly recommend the Bam bam shrimp. We have never waited long for our food or a table. If you are looking for a...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their food and service is good here. Been here several times. They may want to update the bathrooms though and inside of the restaurant too! The view is nice. Good service.

Thank dezilucy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always have a wonderful experience, the staff is friendly the food is great. I recommend shrimp night (every Monday). It’s also just a great place to stop by and have a drink. It’s centrally located close to the beach, and they also have outdoor...More

Thank denyelle06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a cold dreary day in CNY but we decided we would go to Canal View in Sylvan Beach.. first the atmosphere was nice.. we ordered to start Spicy Toasted Ravioli they were fantastic!! My fiancé ordered the Italian Casserole and I ordered Medium...More

Thank Carolt9275
Reviewed March 19, 2018

I disagree with Melvin on his latest post about Canal View. There are people out plowing and trying to restore power. They are out helping others. I say that it is great that they have a place to stop for a bite to eat or...More

5  Thank Sandy N
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Wishing for spring we decided to head to the Canal View at Sylvan Beach . As usual we were not disappointed. Kicking off our late lunch and early dinner were the Utica Greens with Sausage covered in Mozzarella while not the traditional “Utica Greens” preparation,...More

1  Thank Pete B
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Very welcoming atmosphere, no one around has falafel and I was anxious to try it. Needless to say it was Amazing! Mom gets the cauliflower and greens every time we go. Great wine selection as well. Always consistent, always good! I'll definitely keep going back!

Thank sarahlynne1977
Reviewed December 11, 2017

Canal View is lovely - in fact it is our favorite place in the area. It just celebrated 40 years in business, and is family owned for as long, with the proprietors always on hand to tend to the clients. We first sampled it coming...More

Thank Margarita B
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Great service and very good food. Granted it was out of season but nothing could be better. We were seated outside to listed to the little waterfall pond and seagulls by the water. Started with the fried ravioli spicy that son had to try. I...More

1  Thank scott t
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Family gathering at this restaurant. Reasonable prices and large variety to choose from. Friendly staff and very accommodating. View of the lake with boats is beautiful.

Thank Marie M
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Colleen O
April 6, 2017|
Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
Yes, taking reservations from 11:30 to 6:30
Michele D
July 23, 2015|
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Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
We do... I'll upload it as a photo on TripAdvisor, Jeannie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Sylvan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 315-762-5623
Casual Waterfront Dining overlooking Oneida Lake and the Historic Erie Barge Canal since 1977. Classic Oak Beer and Wine Bar with the largest selection of Craft Beers in the Beach. Reopening January 18th, 2017
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