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Old Firehouse Winery

American, Bar, Pub
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5499 Lake Rd E, Geneva on the Lake, OH 44041-9425
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Wexford, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lovely place to enjoy a midday meal in the open air and soak in the view and throwback ambiance of the town. The food is plentiful but average and the wine is mostly on the sweet side and a little rough edged, but for a lakeside venue it is overall, a pleasant experience. Better that most of the other... More 

Thank Z482BZjoanneh
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207 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The winery carries out the firehouse theme to the utmost and is fun to explore. We hoped to dine there, but after looking at the menu, decided to opt for something more reasonable.

Thank Deb022
Ashland, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

typical bar food and drink, good live music, service was pleasant and attentive and fairly quick (given off season)

Thank natssashland
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here in our quest to eventually visit every Winery in Ohio. We know our wines. We know these weren't good. None of them had any nose at all (and I poured them from the tiny plastic cups into the souvenir glass so I could drink them). The reds did not seem to have any finish on them and... More 

Thank Ann L
North Versailles, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got their wine sampler platter - they have a wonderful selection of wines and they are absolutely delicious. The price per bottle was very good also. I come from a long line of firefighters so I really enjoyed the décor in the main building. The staff was very attentive and pleasant. The food was very good. I would like... More 

Thank reneadouglas
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you walk in the door you are quite shocked because it sure doesn't look like the rest of the wineries in Geneva. It is really unique! And they have the best pink catawba wine around. We always buy at least 3 bottles of it.

Thank masplantlady424
Troy, Ohio
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food and wait staff were so-so; prices moderately high. The white wine we bought was "Lake Effect" was enjoyable.

Thank Alan C
Akron, Ohio
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I drove up to the lake on Labor Day weekend and decided to eat here on a whim. The view was good as was the live entertainment and we really enjoyed their Niagara Lighthouse wine. Our service was very good even though they were quite busy that weekend. We both ordered sandwiches and they were excellent. If... More 

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Oak Harbor, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The frosty peach was good. It was nice that the tasting trays are ready in advance. Recommended for couples, service was good. People were friendly. I will go back for sure.

Thank Shelly D
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met friends at firehouse for dinner and drinks for our anniversary weekend. We sat and waited 20 minutes for the server to check on the table. Once he did we ordered drinks and food. It took 45 minutes for us to receive our drinks on a hot summer day. When the rest of our group arrived we encouraged them... More 

Thank Nicole L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $29
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5499 Lake Rd E, Geneva on the Lake, OH 44041-9425
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Geneva on the Lake
  • Phone Number: 440.466.9300
An eclectic winery and restaurant on the famous entertainment strip in Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio's first Summer Resort. Located with a view of Lake Erie, the large, meandering patio provides the setting for nightly summer entertainment. Lots of special events and kid friendly. Full bar service in summer at the "Sunset Bar".

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?