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Genesee Brew House

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Great place to swing by

I had the brew house burger, and I must say they know how to make a burger!. Burger is served with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
Good food & views in a fun place

From the reviews, I knew this place is usually hopping. We went on a cool, dreary September Sunday... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Tricia L
West Lawn, Pennsylvania
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“high falls”(15 reviews)
“pub food”(4 reviews)
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25 Cataract St, Rochester, NY 14605
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the brew house burger, and I must say they know how to make a burger!. Burger is served with chips. I would have prefered fires, but it did the trick. I had a flight of 4 beers and they where all great. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yum-hum
Reviewed September 18, 2018

From the reviews, I knew this place is usually hopping. We went on a cool, dreary September Sunday evening when you wouldn't expect a crowd, yet there would have been a 30-minute wait if we had not opted to sit on the elevated patio. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tricia L
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Not only does this brewery provide flights and craft booze, they also provide an experience for the guests The first floor is the tasting room with $4 flights and a history of Genesee (including a gift shop) The second floor is a restaurant with an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

First thing, the beer is perfect. Flights are inexpensive, food is reasonably priced and very good (pub food). Server was great host not so much but nothing beats the view and entertainment. This is a must visit with the falls in the background and in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt I
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Forget the food for a moment. If you’ve been looking for a place to see the Rochester downtown skyline and the High Falls, you just found it. The best time to go is when it is still light out, but close enough to sunset so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JN641
Reviewed August 24, 2018

My dad and I visited as somewhat of a last minute thing, but I am glad we did. This place is great. Here's a few features that make this place stand out. -Beer/Brewing Museum There is a well designed, interactive museum portion of the facility...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ben M
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The brew house is Awesome. Genesee is an old-time beer brand brewed right in Rochester, I never gave it much thought, but after the brew house visit it changed my mind, The history is amazing and "Genny" is brewing some very good beer these days!!!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sean K
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Enjoyed a walk around Rochester and stumbled upon the Genesee Brew House. Enjoyed a couple of pints of the Honey Lager (recommended) sat on the balcony overlooking the falls - not quiet Niagara but good enough! Great atmosphere both inside and out. Friendly staff. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Wendy E
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This was our first trip to the Genesee Brew House, something we've wanted to do for a very long time. Now after the experience all I can say is Wow! Why did we wait so long. First off, the parking situation was fabulous. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AJL117
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Our second time there with friends. Very good food and service. Wanted to get a table on the patio but it was already full at 11:30. Big crowd both inside and out. Security was checking cars in their parking lot, apparently some who go to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank johnNY7102
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Yes... with a beautiful view of the Highfalls of the Genesee River and downtown Rochester