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Sherwood Inn

26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
+1 315-685-3405
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (38 reviews)
“salad” (64 reviews)
“quiche” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early for the Friday night Raw Bar. Grab a window seat if you can. Good drinks if you are willing to pay the added cost for a well-made beverage.

Thank travelerseyes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our dinner here very much. The table overlooking the main street was wonderful. The food was very good. The service was a little off. Forgot to bring the salad at all and wasn't around to see if we wanted drink refills. Very pleasant,...More

Thank Murfee
TheSherwoodInn1807, Guest Relations Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for writing this review to tell us about your dining experience at the Sherwood Inn. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal as well as the view from your table. We are sorry that the service fell short of what we expect...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a very relaxing lunch with family. Casual elegance in this long-standing establishment. Plenty of tables with lake views. Butternut squash bisque was delicious. Good selection of local wine. Classic.

Thank TinleyKing
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food in a peaceful town. We had lunch here. The service was quick and the portions were of a good standard. The onion soup is excellent, the cod fish was special and tasty. Recommended place for dinner or lunch.

Thank shayb62
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Anyone passing through this area should do themself a favor and stop at this historic inn on the lake for lunch or dinner. My wife and I recently did both while spending a few days in Skaneateles. The atmosphere, view of the lake, food and...More

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed September 18, 2018

The Sherwood Inn is my #1 pick for places to stay in Skaneateles.. This hotel is quaint, clean and quiet. Even if you decide not to stay over night it is definitely a place you want to choose to eat. The hotel is situated directly...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed September 16, 2018

My cousin brought us to The Sherwood as one of her favourite places. We had a lovely lunch in a great setting with great company. The staff were ever so helpful and gave us plenty of time to chose our food. When served the food...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

What a delicious dinner we had. An outstanding salad to an outstanding old fashion yet awesome Yankee Pot Roast. A bit too much to finish but well worth it. My husband enjoyed a piece of Hummingbird Pie after dinner which he said was delicious. Will...More

Thank MFR2014
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This old hotel is now a sophisticated place with a large dining room serving excellent food. Staff are professional and helpful. Our room was quiet and comfortable filled with antiques. Good lake views from many rooms

1  Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We went to The Sherwood Inn to celebrate our anniversary. From the start, things did not go well. We were seated on the porch at a table for two, just inside the door and in the doorway between the porch and main dining room. It...More

Thank Katherine8183
TheSherwoodInn1807, Guest Relations Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your experience with us. We are extremely disappointed to hear about the service you received on this very special occasion and welcome the opportunity to discuss further so that we can properly...More

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Questions & Answers
April 5, 2018|
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Response from TheSherwoodInn1807 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question regarding special requests for breakfast ... we would be most happy to accommodate your dietary needs. Please just let our server(s) know what you would like and our kitchen staff will be able... More
September 3, 2015|
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Response from TheSherwoodInn | Property representative |
Hi Reviewers, Thank you for taking the time to defend your reviews regarding the Sherwood Inn in Skaneateles, NY. We appreciate all reviews, positive or negative. The review in question is one that was left on our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-3405
  • E-mail
The Sherwood Inn features seasonal menus rooted in Classic American fare. Sherwood Classic items such as the Yankee Pot Roast and Baked Scrod Christopher are available year round, while our chefs change other seasonal entree selections based on the market availability of the freshest seafood, finest steaks and chops, and freshest locally grown produce. The menu often showcases several food and beverage options which are produced in New York State. A wide selection of Finger Lakes wine appear on our Wine Spectator Magazine award winning wine list.
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