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Silk O'Loughlin's

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5980 Saint Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY 14617-1061
+1 585-266-7047
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United States
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73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

When the weather is warm, this is my favorite place to go to have a drink and maybe some wings. Located on the Genesee river in Summerville,Irondequoit, you can enjoy indoor/outdoor seating, the friendly atmosphere, and sometimes live music. The owner is a great guy and the staff is very friendly. you can dress anyway you want, come by foot,... More 

Thank Warrior_joe
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The location simply can't be beat at the confluence of the Genesee River and Lake Ontario. The beer is reasonably priced, the staff are always friendly, and the food is good quality pub cuisine. Obviously, it's August and everyone wants to be on the water, yet the crowd here is laid back and friendly. Love this place!

Thank Ed L
Webster, New York
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154 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

O'Loughlins doesn't seem to get the notice that some of the other nearby restaurants do but our lunch there was excellent. The food was great, service was right on and the scenery with water breezes gave it a nice ambiance.

Thank Luvocean3
Rochester, New York
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We've always seen this restaurant from the Charlotte Pier side (west) & decided this was the day to venture over across the bridge to try this tucked away little restaurant that borders the east bank of the Genesee River where it meets up with Lake Ontario. The entryway, being summer, was opened and a little too casual, meaning we walked... More 

Thank Becky C
Rochester, New York
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best places to chill with a cold beverage. Yes, they have good wings and burgers but the reason we come here is to grab a chair and sit on the edge of the river and enjoy the view. If you get here around 5 on Tuesday in the summer you can enjoy the parade of sailboats heading... More 

Thank Sgorie
Clearwater, Florida
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This a nice mixed venue on the Genesee River. Locals and those visiting make for a comfortable atmosphere. The entertainment was fitting for a relaxing evening. The staff was attentive, food arrived hot and correct. The menu is simple but different then most. I'll be returning!

Thank Brian C
Central Valley, CA
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164 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

This restaurant was a pleasant find along Lake Ontario. The setting is very casual and is situated on an inlet to the lake. The outside seating was very comfortable and ideal for watching the boats pass by. The service was excellent and the food was very good. I enjoyed the Friday fish fry. The serving was plentiful and cooked to... More 

Thank calflyer80
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Great location on the water. Wings were really good. O's Burger was good too. Location is the real draw here though. A seemingly non-stop parade of sailboats as the sun was setting was awesome.

Thank mhsteele
Reno, Nevada
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339 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This is not the Yacht Club atmosphere or crowd. This is a casual, hang out and have a beer place. Chicken wings were good. If you have a boat, you can tie it up and have a bite. If you have a dog, you can eat at the picnic tables on the parking lot side. Wear your tank top, shorts... More 

Thank Sarah M
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We visited midweek at lunchtime. Service was very good, attentive waitresses. Food was tasty with good portions. We were encouraged to stay and enjoy the view-no rushing us from the table.

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Restaurant Details

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US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5980 Saint Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY 14617-1061
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-266-7047

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