We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Showboat Motel

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
3434 N Plum Point Rd, Himrod, NY 14842-9772
+1 607-243-7434
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 11: English reviews
Sunbury, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Ate their on a Sunday, very limited menu, the hamburgs were very bad, had lunch their, same menu for eve. Had never had anything else their, do not think I would go back, maybe if they offered their regular menu I would, but the Sunday menu was bad!!! They do have a nice view of the lake,but Sunday food is... More 

Helpful?
Thank arrowhead
Geneva, New York
Level Contributor
92 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Lunch is not the good thing on the menu here. Prime rib sandwich looked and tasted just as bad. BLT was so so. Waitress not too thrilled to serve us.....we were the only people in there at 12:45 for lunch. Wouldnt go back. Going back into the 80's. Decour is awful and plastic on table! just a NO

Helpful?
Thank David B
Varysburg, New York
Level Contributor
20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Breakfast was o.k. Eggs were never done properly--ordered over easy and both days they were over medium to hard. The food at dinner was good, but the wait staff were a bit slow and disorganized. Could be because there is not enough staff for amount of people to wait on.

Helpful?
Thank mazurejd
Cleveland, Ohio
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We each had a large sandwich and salad. After that, we enjoyed an inexpensive dessert which topped off the meal.

Helpful?
Thank Nsdf
Batavia, New York
Level Contributor
99 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Nice place on the lake. The view is beautiful. We ate out on the deck and watched the boats go by This was our thrid time back and we really enjoyed it! The food was very good, although the service was a little slow. But you are sitting out on a deck and the view of the lake is spectacular.

Helpful?
1 Thank Sue M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The owner is rude and hostile, the kitchen took nearly 2 hours for salads and grilled cheese sandwiches. And as you can see, the ketcup bottles had mold growing in the lids!

Helpful?
1 Thank Karen K
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
251 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

great location. seems like at times out of the sixties/seventies/eighties. pick your decade. we had a great time. a fun place. where else can you rent a kayak and get a beer or park your boat and veg out. the food was a little bit above average which was cool as it was a sunny day, and we were just... More 

Helpful?
Thank l1jjc0x
Ithaca, New York
Level Contributor
31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

I love outdoor dining by the Lake in the summer. This deck was right over the water, beautiful view. The food was good and they often have musical guests. We will go back!

Helpful?
Thank nytonj
Beamsville, Ontario. Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Tried two times to get wings...Showboat has a policy between 5-8:00pm Friday & Saturday wings are not available, which is crazy because this place makes them really quite well. Unfortunately my family (fiancé, sister, her hubby, her grand daughter & myself) decided to go for dinner, a couple of people in the group wanted wings but it was after 5:00... More 

Helpful?
Thank margarita5040
Avon, New York
Level Contributor
44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We had stayed here in the past and enjoyed the outside dining area. As we were staying just down the road we went for lunch. It has a very casual atmosphere and lots of boat dockage. Good food.

Helpful?
1 Thank M-CAvon

Travellers who viewed The Showboat Motel also viewed

Himrod, Finger Lakes
Himrod, Finger Lakes
 
Himrod, Finger Lakes

Been to The Showboat Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3434 N Plum Point Rd, Himrod, NY 14842-9772
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Himrod
  • Phone Number: +1 607-243-7434

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Showboat Motel and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
8 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Showboat Motel staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?