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Bayfront Grille

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Menu

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$8.0
Fried Shishito Peppers
sea salt, adobo ranch
$12.0
Braised Beef Tacos
cabbage slaw, lime crema, sriracha
$16.0
Cheese and Charcuterie
8 year cheddar, cyprus grove humboldt fog, prosciutto, appropriate accompaniments
$11.0
Margherita Flatbread*
oven roasted tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, parmesan
$15.0
Shrimp Cocktail
old bay poached prawns, firehouse cocktail, sriracha aioli
$12.0
Flash Fried Calamari*
pesto aioli, marinara
$12.0
Prosciutto and Fig Focaccia
fig jam, goat cheese, prosciutto, arugula
$11.0
Pierogis
andouille, crème fraiche, truffle oil
$12.0
Flight of Chilled Dips
vegetable spinach, spicy crab, pimento cheese, fresh vegetables, pita
SOUPS & SALADS
add steak or shrimp $8; add chicken or salmon $5
$7.0
Corn & Crab Chowder*
$10.0
$5.0
BFG House Salad*
tomato, cucumber, carrot, watermelon radish choice of dressing
$12.0
$6.0
Caesar Salad
tomato, parmesan, chives, croutons, caesar dressing
$12.0
$6.0
Citrus Beet Salad
goat cheese, pistachios, lemon honey vinaigrette
$6.0
Chef 's Soup of the Day*
$13.0
$7.0
Fall Chop Salad
roasted pecan, blue cheese, tomato, pear, crispy brussel sprouts, maple vinaigrette
$13.0
$7.0
Spiced Apple Salad
braised apple, goat cheese, fennel, cranberries, cider vinaigrette
$13.0
Cucumber Wrapped Salad*
tomato, red onion, candied pecans, blue cheese, champagne vinaigrette
ENTRÉES
split plate fee $4
$36.0
Filet Mignon*
yukon garlic mashed, asparagus, garlic tomato jam, house steak sauce
$28.0
Braised Beef Stew
pave potato, roasted carrot, pearl onions, celery leaf gremolata, garlic cream
$25.0
Harissa Chicken
roasted eggplant puree, chickpea and spinach ragout, raz al hanout, caperberry
$28.0
Crab Cakes*
creamy grits, arugula, preserved lemon, aioli
$26.0
Crispy Perch*
house seasoned fries, cole slaw, arugula, lemon caper tartar
$26.0
Pan Roasted Salmon*
salt roasted fingerling potatoes, leek and mushroom hash, red wine butter
$32.0
Crab Stuffed Trout*
crispy brussel sprouts, lemon herb oil
$27.0
Seafood and Chorizo Linguini
chef 's choice of fish, langostinos, scallops, fennel, white wine cream
$26.0
Pork Shoulder Pierogi
red bliss pierogi, andouille, pulled shoulder, cabbage and bean brodo
$28.0
Honey Braised Lamb Shank
raisins, almonds, green beans, creamy grits
SIDES
$6 per side
Green Beans
Grilled Asparagus
Broccolini
Honey Sriracha Brussel Sprouts*
Garlic Whipped Potatoes
Salt Roasted Fingerling Potatoes
Leek and Mushroom Hash
Creamy Grits
Truffle Fries*
About
The Bayfront Grille, located in the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel in Erie, Pennsylvania, can be your personal oasis in the heart of Erie's Bayfront Marina District. The stunning lake views on our patio are sure to take your breath away, while you dine on a delicious seasonal menu featuring hints of Asian and Contemporary cuisine. Executive Chef Matthew Stallings is taking Bayfront Grille into elite status among the top ranked restaurants of the Sheraton brand. The Maryland Style Crab Cakes and Roasted Corn & Crab Chowder are two dishes that make Bayfront Grille dwarf the local competition. Meanwhile the Filets, Rib-eye and House Strip Steak truly are cut in-house to ensures that every steak served
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $34
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding food and service - diverse menu, great location. Well done! I can't say enough good about this restaurant and this hotel.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Patrickwal
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your AMAZING review of the Bayfront Grille. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, the positives. The location is fantastic. Right on the bay. Wonderful even in the winter. Ambience is nice. The crab and corn chowder was delicious. We were there for an early dinner. There were only two other tables. No one approached our table for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ErieRH
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent stay and review. I appreciate your additional feedback and will be sure to share it with the Restaurant Leadership Team. If you have the change to visit the Bayfront Grille again in the future, please reach out to me so...More

Reviewed December 30, 2018

My husband and I ate dinner here on Oct. 27.. it was perfect. Fast forward to Dec. 29.. We ordered the identical dinners (they were so good the first time) but everything was different (and not in a good way!) Fall chop salad/made with iceberg...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lakegirl8
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thank you for your recent visit and for speaking to me on the phone about your experience. I am happy that we were able to resolve and explain these issues you experienced and I look forward to seeing you back at the Bayfront Grille soon!

Reviewed December 11, 2018

This restaurant has a great view which is amazing. The food is ok. I didn't enjoy it as well as other restaurant in this area. It is very classy but the service was slow (at least my husband thought that) It is a great atmosphere...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank achorney711
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Dear achorney711, Thank you very much for the constructive feedback. We will be sure to share this with our entire F&B Team. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

I am referencing someone’s post from October 9th. I am here to say management didn’t listen when you commented on the crab cakes, they were terrible and you were right if there was any crab in the cake it was hard to find. I eat...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kwldtrvlr
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you very much for your review and feedback. We have shared your comments with our entire Culinary Team to ensure such challenges are avoided in the future. Thank you again for your constructive feedback and we hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We spent our anniversary here and it was perfect for a quiet dinner. Great food (steak and chicken). Definitely recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Armando R
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you for the 5-Star Review! We're glad you had such an enjoyable experience here with us on such an occasion as your Anniversary!

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We didn't eat a full meal here. We had several small snacks. Everything was hot and tasted good. Others there seemed happy

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bukifan75
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed November 10, 2018

My husband's birthday had fallen on a Sunday and a few of the restaurants we'd been meaning to try were closed that day, so we decided to try out the Bayfront Grille even though it was more expensive than we tend to go. And it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Keisha L
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you very much for the fantastic review! We're so glad you had an enjoyable experience here with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Checked into the Sheraton and went downstairs to the Bayfront. Waited at the "Wait to be seated" sign for 10 minutes. I'm 6 foot nothing, 220 lbs, hard to miss. Was told by a random passing waitress to sit in the back and a bartender...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FineFoodGuy
Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for the review and feedback. We'll be sure to share your comments with our entire Team and hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed October 13, 2018

My boyfriend and I were staying for one night and had heard the hotel restaurant had good food. My boyfriend was still stuffed from our food filled day, so we decided to just sit at the bar for drinks. He loved the atmosphere, the beer,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Dan P, General Manager at Bayfront Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Dear christie584, Thank you very much for your review and feedback! We will be sure to address the challenges you and your boyfriend faced immediately and appreciate you bringing this to our attention. Thank you again and we hope to serve you again whenever your...More

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Response from johnnymaspeth | Reviewed this property |
You can park for free at foot of State Street near tower
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No dress code that I know of. We just wore shorts and tee shirts.
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Response from Mary P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would recommend reservations for dinner on a weekend. I hope you enjoy it.
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