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Big Tree Inn

46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
+1 585-243-5220
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After touring the Wadsworth Homestead, my Mom and I enjoyed a very tasty lunch with great service at the Big Tree Inn. Do take time to take a walk through this historical building. It's a must do, if spending time in Geneseo.

Thank Gale W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and along with 2 other couples enjoyed a nice lunch at this pleasant inn restaurant recently. Our group enjoyed their club sandwich with yummy fries, minestrone soup, excellent french onion soup, salad and IPA beers, wine and sangria. Treat yourself to a nice...More

Thank LancasterTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the pricier side but also more upscale than some other places in the area, it has been a trusted restaurant for many years

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I feel you can no longer go to the Big Tree for food, perhaps for a little ambiance, maybe...this is a sad thing. Our food was dreadful. Fried shrimp, with cold centers, on a hot plate of coleslaw, it was sent back, we were told...More

1  Thank Judy M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Kathy, our server, exceeded expectations. She knows her menu, is attentive, yet respectful of your space. She cleaned up a spilled beverage without making my wife feel like it was a problem. Kathy is a true professional. Now for the yummy food items...The Roast Beet...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

First, I will commend the chef for trying to do some interesting things with the food - dinner was a very mixed bag. Onion soup was very good - except why do they put bread in the broth section - I understand the bread on...More

Thank ABW401
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Big Tree is a wonderful dining experience. The menu is exceptional and particularly so for a small town. Reservations were a snap, and probably weren't really necessary the evening that we visited. The service was excellent, and the food was impeccably prepared. Overall price...More

Thank ThatWaide G
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My son (and now, daughter-in-law!) recently held their wedding and reception at the Big Tree Inn. It was just the right venue for the small, intimate gathering of close family and friends. It is a wonderful, historical inn in Geneseo, NY. The staff at the...More

Thank hwilson2013
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is my favorite place to take a friend, parent, or date! It is clean and nicer than anything else in Geneseo.

Thank Jillian P
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had lunch there with my son. We were seated promptly, in a table next to a window. The dining room was a bit cool, but we were dressed warmly. The selection of beers on tap was good. Our waitress was pleasant and had our...More

Thank GeoWayland_NYUSA
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Nearby Attractions
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5.42 km away
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44 reviews
6.47 km away
The Wadsworth Homestead
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.42 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Geneseo
  • Phone Number: +1 585-243-5220
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