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Genesee Brew House

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Good food & views in a fun place

From the reviews, I knew this place is usually hopping. We went on a cool, dreary September Sunday... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tricia L
West Lawn, Pennsylvania
Brew Experience!

Not only does this brewery provide flights and craft booze, they also provide an experience for the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Elizabeth G
via mobile
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“tasting room”(10 reviews)
“high falls”(14 reviews)
“souvenir shop”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the reviews, I knew this place is usually hopping. We went on a cool, dreary September Sunday evening when you wouldn't expect a crowd, yet there would have been a 30-minute wait if we had not opted to sit on the elevated patio. It...More

Thank Tricia L
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Not only does this brewery provide flights and craft booze, they also provide an experience for the guests The first floor is the tasting room with $4 flights and a history of Genesee (including a gift shop) The second floor is a restaurant with an...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

First thing, the beer is perfect. Flights are inexpensive, food is reasonably priced and very good (pub food). Server was great host not so much but nothing beats the view and entertainment. This is a must visit with the falls in the background and in...More

Thank Matt I
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Forget the food for a moment. If you’ve been looking for a place to see the Rochester downtown skyline and the High Falls, you just found it. The best time to go is when it is still light out, but close enough to sunset so...More

Thank J N
Reviewed 25 August 2018

My dad and I visited as somewhat of a last minute thing, but I am glad we did. This place is great. Here's a few features that make this place stand out. -Beer/Brewing Museum There is a well designed, interactive museum portion of the facility...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The brew house is Awesome. Genesee is an old-time beer brand brewed right in Rochester, I never gave it much thought, but after the brew house visit it changed my mind, The history is amazing and "Genny" is brewing some very good beer these days!!!...More

Thank Sean K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Enjoyed a walk around Rochester and stumbled upon the Genesee Brew House. Enjoyed a couple of pints of the Honey Lager (recommended) sat on the balcony overlooking the falls - not quiet Niagara but good enough! Great atmosphere both inside and out. Friendly staff. We...More

Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was our first trip to the Genesee Brew House, something we've wanted to do for a very long time. Now after the experience all I can say is Wow! Why did we wait so long. First off, the parking situation was fabulous. Plenty of...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Our second time there with friends. Very good food and service. Wanted to get a table on the patio but it was already full at 11:30. Big crowd both inside and out. Security was checking cars in their parking lot, apparently some who go to...More

Thank johnNY7102
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The brewery tour was closed but the shop tour was still very interesting. We are from the NY area so it was great to return and learn about the history. The food was great at the roof top restaurant with of course great Genny beer....More

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Pauline L
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Response from JT J | Reviewed this property |
Yes... with a beautiful view of the Highfalls of the Genesee River and downtown Rochester