RESTAURANTS ALONG THE BYWAY
World-class wine deserves to be paired with the finest food and the Seneca Lake Scenic Byway is home to some of the most innovative and delicious eateries in the region.
5315 STATE ROUTE 414 -- HECTOR, NY 14841
607-546-5000 -- stonecatcafe.com
The Stonecat is considered by many to be the farm-to-table staple of the region. Founded in the late 1990s in the former Bond's Fruit Stand building, Chef Scott Signori has grown his eclectic menu into a can't miss stop along the Seneca Lake Scenic Byway (with beautiful deck seating).
3675 TICHENOR ROAD -- HECTOR, NY 14841
607-546-4100 -- rednewt.com
The Red Newt has long been a culinary staple in the Finger Lakes, founded by an award-winning husband and wife in David and Debra Whiting. Chef Jeremy Personius heads the bistro now, with a crafty menu that's all about being local.
9564 STATE ROUTE 414 -- LODI, NY 14841
607-582-7555 -- danosonseneca.com
Founded by the late Chef Dano Hutnik, "Dano's" was America's first Heuriger, an Austrian-inspired bistro that serves small plates of food and wine in mugs. The menu is beyond delicious and the lake view and casual atmosphere are great.
Ginny Lee Café at Wagner Vineyards - 9322 State Route 414, Lodi, NY
Scalehouse Brewery - 5930 State Route 414, Hector, NY
Lucky Hare Brewing - 6085 Beckhorn Road, Hector, NY
Toni's Diner - 3621 Tichenor Road, Hector, NY
Big Johnson's All-American Bar & Restaurant - 588 State Route 414, Hector, NY
Grist Iron Brewing- 4880 State Route 414, Burdett, NY
Smok'n Bones BBQ & Brews - 3815 Main Street, Burdett, NY
Berta's Café - 3825 Main St, Burdett, NY
Ryan William Vineyard @ The Tasting Barn - 4156 State Route 414, Burdett, NY