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Address: 123 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14604-1619
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Nice facilities, food

Have been here several times for symposiums. Food is always excellent, staff is always very friendly.

Reviewed 10 March 2017
Georgette T
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Rose, NY
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Rose, NY
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Have been here several times for symposiums. Food is always excellent, staff is always very friendly.

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Rochester, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Only go there a few times a year for Boat and Car shows but its always a pleasure. Parking in neighboring garage is a breeze and reasonably priced. The sky bridge connection is a welcome bonus.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Went here for a special event. The parking was convenient with an enclosed walkway. That was nice because it was raining. Everything was easily accessible. We were in a very large 'ballroom". The seating was comfortable and the food was great. We were surprised by how good the food was as we did not expect that from a convention center.... More 

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105 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Can accommodate big conference with lots of accommodations. Wish there are more eateries for quick food between sessions.

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Fremont, California
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We went to a convention at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Its a nice convention center. There was good space for the presentations and exhibits. There ws also a nice area for the parties. There is also a nice outside area. It was also in a good location.

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Rochester, New York, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Nothing remarkable. I have been to a number of events here, and they were okay. Very large crowds will have to watch proceedings on monotors

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Thank Naphtali H
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179 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the venue. Set up was excellent. Easy in and out but parking was kind of far. Validated parking so it was free. Very friendly staff everyone was helpful and courteous.

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New York City, New York
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Rochester Riverside Convention Center is a very nice facility in downtown Rochester, NY. There are many conference rooms and a large auditorium as well as large open areas suitable for receptions. Another nice feature is that both the Rochester Hyatt Hotel and the Radison Riverside Hotel have walkways connecting them to the convention center for easy access and no need... More 

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Spencerport, ny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I was here recently for the Flower City Comic Con and I was here for the auto show a couple of years ago. For weekend events, the parking structure across the street has good access to the building and there is good parking on the roads and bridges (however if parking on the bridge to the south you do have... More 

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Rochester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Located right on Main St. Rochester, this gathering facility holds all kinds of activities from Home and Garden Shows to Car Shows! There is always something to see or do at the Convention Center downtown. Check their website for upcoming events and enjoy the fun by attending!

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