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Genesee Bar and Restaurant

38 Lake St, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-7729
+1 315-858-2105
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Bar Visit”
18 Dec 2016
“Reasonable Prices.”
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38 Lake St, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-7729
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly folks. Beer. Taco Tuesdays. Did I mention they have beer? Interesting wall decor. They have beer too.

Thank ccinjoco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a quick nightcap. Place has a lot of character and you can tell it is a local favorite. Bartender was friendly and chatty. Had a nice time talking with him.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

They had Old Mil on tap. What more do you need to know? They have a pool table and evidently a taco Tuesday taco eating contest. I was there on a Thursday.

Thank ccinjoco
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Well attended by the local crowd.They had music the night we were there and was a good spot to go outside of the village of Cooperstown. There was smoke inside but we can still smoke in the bars in Montana, so not a problem for...More

1  Thank bill l
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to go out to eat close to home. We didn't want to spend a lot and due to tourists in Cooperstown it had to be in Richfield Springs. So we tried this bar. It obviously has been there forever so...More

Thank patriciafurlan
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The Genesee is a small town watering hole frequented with locals full of characters and welcoming. The surprise when visiting the Genny is that their food is very good and reasonable. You'll want to get a "Genny Burger!" It's out of this world!

Thank JoBeth13439
Reviewed 6 February 2014

We had a light dinner and drinks but the smell of smoke was not pleasant inside the bar room. We would not return till it is smoke free lounge.

Thank brian b
Reviewed 17 September 2013

The gene see is a great place to hang out whether you're a young adult looking for a place to spend your Friday night with your friends or a family looking for a Tuesday night meal. The Genesee caters to a wide variety of people...More

Thank barbuddy
Reviewed 5 September 2013

The Genesee has been around for decades- family owned and personal. A fun bar when you walk in the front door with friendly service and a pool table, juke box, dart board, foosball, and cool things hanging on the walls. After walking through the bar...More

1  Thank Jenna C
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  • Address: 38 Lake St, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-7729
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Richfield Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 315-858-2105
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