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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%
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“pot roast” (38 reviews)
“salad” (62 reviews)
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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

My wife and I made this our first stop on our weekend anniversary getaway. We just wanted a quick lunch with good eats after a long drive from Ontario Canada, and we weren't disappointed. Relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff, and a nice view of the lake....More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This turn of the century restaurant and Inn is as charming as you will find anywhere. The menu is broad with something for everyone from vegetarians to meat lovers and everything in between. The menu is as high brow and taverny as you want it....More

Thank P5946FFjamesl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Asked for Prime rib meal before going ... yes it was on menu for night we went ... had wine, salad, Dinner was perfect -- waiter made special effort to accomodate every need

Thank Garee1947
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Syracuse for the car show, we drove to The Sherwood Inn for a wonderful mean with dear friends. The ambiance is wonderful, the meal terrific and our server was top notch. We all highly recommend a visit to this charming inn.

Thank Barbara5852
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and attentive service in a gentile setting, I highly recommend this establishment and will visit on a regular basis while staying in Skaneateles.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here while visiting my cousin. Great location, good service, good food and a comfortable atmosphere, plus a little history thrown in. I will gladly return on our next visit

Thank bsbost
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We have had 2 meals at the Sherwood Inn and both have okay. The food is average. The location is great. The restaurant was very warm. My husband liked the pot roast, but the grilled zucchini wasn’t as good as I expected.

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TheSherwoodInn1807, Guest Relations Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your meal with us in your review. We are sorry that you were disappointed because our team strives to make each guest’s experience outstanding. We hope you will find your next visit enjoyable.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

We retuned yesterday from another lovely stay in Skaneateles. We stayed in the Sun Room Sute, a queen size room with an attached sunroom that has three walls of windows with beautiful views of the lake.The charm of this hotel is so inviting. We had...More

Thank Vmerge
Reviewed July 9, 2018

this place is famous in skaneateles probably because of it's age ... but the food is not worth it, average american hamburgers, green tomatoes fried , or other sort of crappy food. very expensive for the quality.More

Thank Cin V
TheSherwoodInn1807, Guest Relations Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your meal with us in your review. We would love to hear more details about your experience so that your next visit can warrant a 5 star review. Please contact us at 315.685.3405 and ask for Guest Relations...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Love the place, good food, great service and great for elderly people. There is a small elevator to take elderly people to the restaurant level.

1  Thank tasha166
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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
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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
View, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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