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The Liberty Restaurant

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221 E Elm St, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1357
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11:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2013

I took fellow trip advisor advice and decided we would try this restaurant. My husband was skeptic when we first arrived since it was a bar in front and the restaurant in the back. I had the melt in your mouth liver and onions and my husband had the ribeye. Hugh portions and cooked perfectly. He raved about the bread... More 

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Thank damiengabriel
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Reviewed 13 September 2013 via mobile

The friendliest staff anywhere. They couldn't do enough to make our visit great. Good salads and everyone said their dressings tasted homemade. Scallops were delicious.

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Thank Bev Z
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2013

I didn't really care for the area it was in, but it was within walking distance of where we stayed. The food was excellent, and the locals were VERY friendly. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but don't let that scare you off. You'll be glad you tried this little gem.

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Thank Tony D
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, United States
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Nothing to look at outside but cute little place with great food!! Everyone knows everyone there so it was quite friendly environment.

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1 Thank Lesli D
Dover, Delaware
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013 via mobile

Excellent food and service, best liver and onions I have had in years. The wife had salmon with walnut maple glaze baked on a cedar plank. We shared a fresh made bread pudding that was suburb. Definitely recommend you eat there

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Thank popsnow71
Long Valley, New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Based on all the recommendations here, we had dinner at The Liberty Restaurant last week while on a long weekend at the Finger Lakes. We were not disappointed. My husband had the scallop special and the scallops were tender, fresh and delicious. I just had to try the Chicken French after reading reviews about the dish and it was fabulous.... More 

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1 Thank bunkylion
Penn Yan, New York
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2013

I have been to penn Yan all my life and have gone to all types of restaurant ,this by far beats all,fantastic meal and waitress were so friendly ,would highly. Recommend Liberty restaurant to everybody ,lynn

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Thank Lynn J
Branchport, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We have eaten at The Liberty many times. Our meals are always excellent! The service is wonderful and the staff is friendly? I love that they have creative specials!

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Thank Sandy W
Erie, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

I just had a fantastic meal here. Seafood is unbelievable. My kids enjoyed their burgers. Very clean very nice atmosphere. Everybody is happy in our family with there meals. I would have to say this is one of the better restaurants in the whole region. Also very good service. Highly recommended

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Thank robPennsylvania
Plain City, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013

At first, this place seems like a neighborhood watering hole, which it did have that comfortable environment to it but, the food was very good and the wait staff friendly and gave great service.

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Thank ruth_pielady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 E Elm St, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1357
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Penn Yan

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?