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Italian Fisherman

61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
+1 716-386-7000
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
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Reviewed yesterday

It was a perfect venue...dinner, sunset, concert, and fireworks! The food was so-so, but the location made up for it. Very large portions of pasta.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch. The prices are ridiculous for the quality of food you get. $12.00 for five chicken fingers and $7.00 for a basket of fries. They charge you for all refills on drinks. I don't mind paying for good food, but the chicken...More

Thank swarnock24
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband was eager to take me to the Italian Fisherman. Beautiful setting, lovely facility and charming hostess. Those were the highlights. The waitress was most interested in making sure the liquor was flowing and not much else. The food was just average. Caprese salad...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to Bemus Point for nearly 20 years and have seen the Italian Fisherman restaurant grow into a fine dining experience. From the days when a samll combo band used to play on the rooftop, and now major acts come to the...More

Thank dborling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to eat before the concerts and the portion are very large. You def won't go away hungry. The drinks are great too.

Thank PAski88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located right next door to Bemus Pops which is an outdoor floating stage. Nice menu for all ages with a variety of dishes. Definitely stop again. Located right on lake Chautauqua in downtown Bemus Point.

Thank Thomas_zxasqw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by for lunch, and were directed to the dockside café on the lower level. The kids were wary, but the menu was accommodating for their choices. Lunch was beautifully prepared with good fresh veggies and sauces. Only complaint was the air/fans made it...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great and the view was amazing. Our server was attentive, friendly and knew all the dishes and specials available. Great option to sit indoors or out on the patio overlooking the lake.

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Bemus for a wedding. Had dinner at Italian and, other that too big proportions, was excellent. One of the best restaurants around.

Thank botts49
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful venue ruined by insanely high prices. Food is okay. Drinks are okay. Prices are not. We ate lunch out back. $81 for fish wrap and order of mussels plus drinks in plastic cups. We were only table and when we walked out the EBC...More

Thank Jonmun
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5 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Lakeside Dr, Bemus Point, NY 14712-9312
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chautauqua County  >  Bemus Point
  • Phone Number: +1 716-386-7000
  • E-mail
The Italian Fisherman offers dining to suit any taste. From the fine Classico Gourmet to the informal WaterGrill, you’ll find something toplease your palate. Regardless of your choice, your taste buds will thank you. Enjoy unforgettable fine cuisine in a cozy atmosphere, with a view of beautiful Chautauqua Lake. Any of these is well worth the trip.Have all three! This is the experience of the Italian Fisherman’s Classico Gourmet menu. The back deck of the Italian Fisherman offers casual outdoor dining on the waterfront, with our Water Grill and live music on Friday, and Saturday nights. Have dinner. Have a drink. Have a dance. Have fun on our back deck! Whether you prefer the fine cuisine and elegant environment of the Italian Fisherman’s dining room, or the more informal dining on thewaterfront deck, you’ll want to come back again and again, with your friends and family.
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