Links to some of our favorites along the trail:

Please note that many area restaurants host private events, and have reduced dining hours in the off season.

We recommend calling ahead of time to inquire about availability.



   Belhurst Castle (Geneva)

  Dano's Heuriger*

  Grist Iron Brewing*

  House of Hong Chinese (Watkins Glen)

  Jerlando's Italian (Watkins Glen)

  Ginny Lee Café at Wagner Vineyards*

  Ports Café (Geneva)

  Red Dove Tavern (Geneva)

  Red Newt Winery & Bistro*

  Stonecat Café*

  Suzanne Fine Regional Cuisine*

  Wildflower Cafe & Crooked Rooster Brew Pub (Watkins Glen)

*located on the east bank of Seneca


Nearby Restaurants of note: 

  Bully Hill Restaurant (Keuka Lake trail)

  Crystal Lake Cafe at Americana (Cayuga Lake trail)

  Hazelnut Kitchen (Trumansburg)

  Just a Taste Tapas (Ithaca)

  Knapp Vineyard Restaurant (Cayuga Lake trail)

  Mahogany Grill (Ithaca)

  O'malley'S Cabin on the Lake restaurant (Cayuga Lake)

  Snug Harbor Restaurant (Keuka Lake)

  The Village Tavern Restaurant (Hammondsport, Keuka Lake)

  Thirsty Owl Bistro (Cayuga Lake trail)

  Union Block Italian Bistro (Hammondsport, Keuka Lake)


Seneca Lake Wineries and Wine Trail Events:

  Anthony Road Winery

  Barnstormer Winery

  Billsboro Winery

  Chateau LaFayette Reneau Winery*

  Damiani Wine Cellars*


  Hazlitt 1852 Winery*

  Hector Wine Company*

  Hermann J. Wiemer

  Kings Garden Winery*

  Lakewood Vineyards

  Lamoreaux Landing

  Red Newt Winery & Bistro*

  Red Tail Ridge

  Shalestone Vineyards*

  Silver Thread Vineyard*

  Standing Stone Vineyards*

  The Tasting Room in Watkins Glen

  Two Goats Brewing*

  Wagner Vineyards and Brewery*

*located on the east bank of Seneca



Cayuga Lake Wineries

  Americana Vineyards

  Hosmer Winery

  Lucas Vineyards

  Sheldrake Point Vineyards

  Thirsty Owl Winery


Keuka Lake Wineries

  Dr. Konstantin Frank

  Keuka Spring Vineyards

  McGregor Vineyard 

  Ravines Wine Cellars 


Links to some of our favorite places to see and go:


  Coltivare Culinary Center - Ithaca

  NY Wine and Culinary Center - Canandaigua



  The Glen Theater, Watkins Glen (movies)

  The Hanger Theatre, Ithaca (live entertainment)

  Rongovian Embassy - Trumansburg (night club & live entertainment)



  D & K Ranch  

  Finger Lakes National Forest

  The Catherine Valley Trail

  Lodi Point State Park

  Painted Bar Stables

  Taughannock State Park and Waterfall


Dates to Remember*

Memorial Day Weekend - May 22 - May 25

Fourth of July Weekend - July 3 - July 5

NASCAR Race Weekend - August 7 - August 9

Labor Day Weekend - September 4 - September 7

Columbus Day Weekend - October 9 - October 12

*these weekends may require a two night minimum