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Canal View Cafe

9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
+1 315-762-5623
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Canal View is lovely - in fact it is our favorite place in the area. It just celebrated 40 years in business, and is family owned for as long, with the proprietors always on hand to tend to the clients. We first sampled it coming...More

Thank Margarita B
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Great service and very good food. Granted it was out of season but nothing could be better. We were seated outside to listed to the little waterfall pond and seagulls by the water. Started with the fried ravioli spicy that son had to try. I...More

1  Thank scott t
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Family gathering at this restaurant. Reasonable prices and large variety to choose from. Friendly staff and very accommodating. View of the lake with boats is beautiful.

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Four adult family members chose Canal View for dinner Sunday night. We were seated fairly quickly but found the restaurant to be quite noisy. One of us has a hearing aid and was significantly limited in hearing our table conversation. Service was adequate and the...More

Thank jevhmedcon
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Atmosphere fantastic, location great. To top it all off, food was delicious and wait staff better. Super seafood. Kids ad regular meals. 12 of us and all said it was great.

Thank Stanton M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I have been eating at the Canal View for a long time. I live in this tourist town, I don't eat downtown a all the time ,but when I do its here. The food selection is good . It,s made there and served hot. The...More

Thank orionletc6
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

If I could give Canal View more then 5 stars, I would! The Chicken Riggies are the best I've ever had! Their staff is welcoming, friendly and very professional. You can tell that they take pride in everything they do. Highly recommend going here any...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The atmosphere here was good, with a view of the water. However, the rolls were stale and dry. The broiled fish was overcooked and drowning in a pool of oil. I was very disappointed in the food!

Thank fireflyRome
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted to eat outside by the water so Googled restaurants in Sylvan Beach. SO glad we chose this one out of the many options available! We were seated outside after a very short wait despite the Friday night crowd. Our server was attentive and...More

1  Thank JoAnn S
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our group of four adults and a child ate lunch here, and nobody left hungry. The portions were generous enough to bring home enough for another meal. The food was satisfactory but undistinguished, about average in quality for similar meals elsewhere. Most of the group...More

Thank Joe H
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Colleen O
6 April 2017|
Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
Yes, taking reservations from 11:30 to 6:30
Michele D
23 July 2015|
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Response from jeannie13157 | Property representative |
We do... I'll upload it as a photo on TripAdvisor, Jeannie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Canal St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7760
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Sylvan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 315-762-5623
Casual Waterfront Dining overlooking Oneida Lake and the Historic Erie Barge Canal since 1977. Classic Oak Beer and Wine Bar with the largest selection of Craft Beers in the Beach. Reopening January 18th, 2017
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