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Ember Woodfire Grill

21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
+1 585-346-0222
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari salad” (20 reviews)
“sliders” (18 reviews)
“tapas” (31 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful dinner here. The place was beautiful and the food was great. We had trouble deciding what to choose for dinner, but our waiter helped us. We decided on the salmon, the steak salad and the lasagna pizza. It was excellent...More

Thank aje77
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Great food...unique plates. Definitely try the sashimi...best I’ve had anywhere. Still on the pricey side, but go to enjoy a nice variety of tastes. Everything is good. Service is ok...but lacking a little personal touch.

Thank tcassara
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We did not have reservations but were seated right away by the bar. We got there before five so the drinks were buy 1 get 1 free. It’s tapas style which was fun. The portions are pretty large. It was very reasonably priced. We will...More

Thank rickjen3
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great food and drink. Terrific menu. So many choices. Sharing items gives you the full range of items. Everything DELICIOUS! Nice staff with friendly bartenders that know how to make a good beverage. Atmosphere is terrific. I luv the tall tables in the bar area....More

Thank samjerris
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Loved everything about it. The bar. The people. The wait staff. The menu and the food. Will definitely be going back again and again. Just a far drive

1  Thank FoxJT
Reviewed 17 September 2017

As previous reviewers have mentioned, this is a tapas style menu. We had a wonderful assortment of tastes as there were 4 of us. The gochujang sauced chicken wings were absolutely the best wings I have ever had. Our table ordered a second round of...More

1  Thank Ikie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great for a date night out close to home! I bring my girlfriends out here to eat because we want something a little nicer than diner food with a good ambiance - this is perfect!

1  Thank Jillian P
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We've been to Ember around 10 times. It is always a good meal. The way they work is they encourage sharing of dishes. So the best way to experience this is to order a few things all at once and they will bring them out...More

Thank RochesterDan_13
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't know what to expect in the small town we were staying next to and we were very pleased with the menu and food at Ember Woodfire Grill. We ordered family style as recommended and this is the way to go. We got to...More

Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We walked through the door, and were greeted by a professional, sophisticated, and friendly hostess. You know then , you have stumbled upon a special restaurant. Then you enter a dimly lit dining area which is conducive to excellent dining, or a romantic dining interlude....More

Thank Michael K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Livonia Station, Livonia, NY 14487
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: +1 585-346-0222
  • E-mail
EMBER WOOD FIRE GRILL is a casual dining restaurant, occupying the old historic train station in the quaint village of Livonia in Livingston County, committed to a hospitality first attitude. In an era dominated by chain restaurants and fast, pre-packaged food, our mission is to bring our patrons REAL food at reasonable prices. Comfort from scratch cuisine using the best ingredients from sustainable sources, whenever possible: selections with no growth hormones, pesticides, pre-packaged, frozen or use of steam tables will be used in our kitchen. Our food is high quality and labor intensive, the same as some of the top restaurants, in the country, without the big city over head, so we can keep our prices reasonable. Our hope is that you, our customer, will enjoy the combination of stunning modern architecture and old charm: simple, good food "meant to share" from farm to plate. Our menus will changes with the seasons, our wood fire selections are cooked with real wood, our wine and micro brew selections are large and extensive. Our well trained staff will make your selection approachable and fun. S.O.S.: Shorts or Suit, come down and enjoy!!!
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