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Steve T's Hots & Potatoes

2260 Lyell Ave, Rochester, NY 14606-5724
+1 585-429-6388
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
2260 Lyell Ave, Rochester, NY 14606-5724
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A fun and friendly place to eat! I've been told the home of the Garbage plate. Call it what you want but it's great! They use my favorite Zweigels Hot dogs. The beef fresh and cooked thoroughly. I can't wait to return!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was one of our specific stops on our trip to Rochester to have a Garbage Plate. It is your choice of meats with sides of french fries, macaroni salad, baked beans and other stuff all in one pile with a great meat sauce on...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The prices have gone up over the years, but the size of a to go plate feels like 5 lbs of food is in it. Always hits the spot

Thank joecole317
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Food is tasty and hot. Nothing fancy here. Reasonable prices and large portions. Definitely a favorite in Rochester

Thank HR218guy
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you are expecting fine dining this is not the place to go. What this is is a burger joint that represents who Rochester is. It's a little dirty; a little rough around the edges; but it has CHARACTER! The Garbage Plate is who Rochester...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Best experienced late at night, Steve T (Formerly a "Nick Tahou Hots" location) is a Rochester staple and serves one of the best plates out there. For the uninitiated, the standard plate is a layer of Home Fries and Macaroni salad, 2 cheeseburgers or Hot...More

1  Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

To most Rochestarians, this is the place for the classic plate. If you dont feel like driving downtown for the first place a garbage plate was served, go here. It's the exact same product, started by the same family.

1  Thank roxyroxy70
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Stopped in for a quick bite and grabbed a hamburger with a side of onion rings. Enjoyed the hamburger with the Steve T hot sauce which which had a nice taste but thought the onion rings were just average. Still, the place is a good...More

Thank bill K
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here twice on vacation to enjoy the garbage plates. They were great and the staff were the same. Had hots on my first plate. Cheeseburgers on my second plate.

Thank Dueltravelers
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

While in town you have to get a Garbage Plate and Steve Ts is one of the originals. It looks like a mess but it tastes delicious. Open 24 hours so a great place to come after a night of drinking.

Thank Shoeman727
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Restaurant Details

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USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2260 Lyell Ave, Rochester, NY 14606-5724 (Formerly Nick Tahou Hots II)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-429-6388
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