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Bad Apples Bistro

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42 Nichols St, Suite 4, Spencerport, NY 14559-2180
+1 585-352-2231
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Rochester, New York
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hidden behind McDonalds, yes, behind plastic golden arches in a strip mall is this little jewel serving anything but typical fare. The service, presentation, unique dishes and flavors are thoughtfully and carefully prepared and served. The menu changes seasonally, and the specials are always an adventure in some new dish you never knew you loved. If you have the chance,... More 

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Thank WaterGirlDreaming
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my fourth visit so I must like the place.Truth is I love sharing this place with friends.It's out of the way,in a strip mall but the food is well conceived and elegantly executed.The servers are friendly and accommodating. Excellent wine list. Get on their mailing so you hear about special dining and wine pairings. Foodies will truly enjoy... More 

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Thank Susan K
Rochester, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Chef is incredibly creative and the seasonal menus make it worth coming back time after time. Service has been fantastic each time we visit and attention to detail in everything from place settings to food itself is amazing!

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Thank TCaponera
Appleton
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Our server was so sweet, and the food was fantastic! I recommend the salmon, but the menu changes seasonally. They had NY wine on the menu, and lots of desserts to choose from.

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Thank Janet102
Manchester
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for my dad's birthday and the food was amazing! The soup, crabcakes, entrees, and dessert were out of this world! The atmosphere is quaint, staff is amazing, and there is a good wine selection. Everything is prepared fresh! I recommend the Butternut squash dish, tuscan chicken, or the sole with brown butter! They even gave my dad... More 

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Thank Kimberly C
Churchville, New York
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

while the food was ok, looked good, not a lot to be had. could have gone out for another meal. service was good, beer was cold.

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Thank Dan M
Hilton NY
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Our dinner was at 5 PM on a Tuesday so the place was not crowded. We split a salad and had 2 main course entrees with coffee and enjoyed every morsel. The bread was home made and serves with 3 side dishes for dipping: Tuscan butter, oil and balsamic vinegar, and olive tapenade that left us craving more. The entrees... More 

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Thank Lupinsan
Spencerport, New York
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

A wonderful little place in Spencerport with a sophisticated lunch menu. Perhaps a bit expensive but worth the extra dollars to get some unusual food for a nice lunch. Good place to go with friends.

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Thank grammabanana11
Rochester, NY
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Three of us went for dinner on a warm summer week night. The restaurant is small, but we went early and were seated and served beverages quickly. By the time we had finished our meal, the restaurant was filled inside with more being served on the patio. The menu is seasonal and has some unusual offerings, I must admit that,... More 

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Thank AntiqueTraveler
Rochester, New York
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I have eaten.here twice. Each time service slow.and the food was OK but very small portions . The price not worth these apples.

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Thank reevesmarilyn3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Nichols St, Suite 4, Spencerport, NY 14559-2180
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Spencerport
  • Phone Number: +1 585-352-2231

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