Mendon 64

4.4
81 reviews
$31 to $50
American
***COVID-19 UPDATE***
We are currently offering a weekly menu, please visit our Facebook Page to see the latest menu

Mendon 64 is a cozy favorite for locals and more. Booths and fireplaces make for an easy environment built for good conversation. The art on the walls feature rotating local artists, often showing beautiful landscapes of the Finger Lakes region. Join us on the first Tuesday of each month for "Art Night", where you can chat with the new monthly artist while enjoying cocktails and free hors d'oeuvres. Our culinary team enjoys sourcing your plate from local farms whenever possible. Enjoy live jazz the last weekend of every month! Please call for parties over 10.
What 81 People Are Saying
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4.3
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4.3
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4.6
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Hornguy
New England
8 reviews
Dined on 19 November 2020
Overall3food3service2ambience4

We want Mendon 64 to succeed, as we are local residents. But I wouldn't put money on that outcome, Menu is very limited (the night we were there was 90% Italian), and a bit pricey. Menu shows a list of wines by the glass, but then we're told they don t have those, and you have too buy instead a half bottle. Why isn't this stated on the menu? And, these are low-end brands--at $20 for a half bottle!! No draft beer either. Only bottles and cans. Bread basket was essentially Pepperidge Farm white bread, and was served with no bread plates, so you just put it on your napkin or on the table. They are pretending to be a high-end restaurant, given the demographics of the area, but don't consistently demonstrate the right traits. We made the reservation indicating this was a celebration for my wife's birthday--no acknowledgement of that event, not even "happy birthday" let alone a complimentary drink or dessert. It had been months since we visited there (even though we live 5 miles from it), and, sad to say, we're in no hurry to go back. $95 for 2 Italian pasta meals, no appetizers, no dessert, 1 beer, 1 overpriced half-bottle of wine.

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vipMichaelB
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 7 November 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Food was very good. Had French Onion Soup - broth was excellent. Chicken French was perfect.

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Johnny
1 review
Dined on 7 November 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Excellent dinner. Ambiance was wonderful. There were five of us and everyone loved their dinner. Service was friendly and attentive. The NY Strip was one of the best I've ever had. I will definitely return.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 6 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Staff was wonderful

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markc
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on 23 October 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The menu was limited as many places have done during this pandemic. The food however was very good and the service was excellent. We ate at an outdoor table near the firepit and the setting was very nice. I think they are changing the menu often, perhaps weekly. We are looking forward to going back.

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KEITHR
Cleveland
5 reviews
Dined on 15 October 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The food was very good. Check the menu on facebook before you go.

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SeanK
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2020
Overall3food2service3ambience4

Nice and quiet and spacious. Food not great. Messed up orders a few time...ran out of chicken for my salad. Not much selection on menu.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2020
Overall2food2service3ambience2

Poor experience! The food was incredibly disappointing. Luke warm at best and not very tasty at all. Sat next to freezing cold window. Asked for hot tea that they didn’t have. Asked for bread cause we were hungry, which they didn’t have. The music was pop rock, meanwhile the average age of the patrons was about 50+. Weird. I will not be returning.

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JoanG
1 review
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Amazing food! One of us eats a plant based diet -they had great options. Will be returning

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kenbarb
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The meal (burger) was outstanding and was served as ordered, the wine (a generous portion) was reasonably priced, the outdoor ambiance was very comfortable, and the service was exceptional. Thanks again to Tod for making us feel welcome.

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Lili
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 26 September 2020
Overall4food2service5ambience4

The service was excellent and so was the ambiance. The food, however, was just mediocre and very pricey. There were 4 of us dining and we all felt the same.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 24 September 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Ambiance was beautiful on a quiet, clear evening. We sat on the patio, where it was quiet and private. The waiter was friendly, and despite them being a bit understaffed tonight, managed very well. Our food was delicious from their new Oktoberfest menu. For appetizer, we shared the Shrimp dish; it was tasty and not over cooked. For entrees, we had the Cobb salad and the roasted vegetable dish. The fried pork belly diced on the salad was like butter; salty and melted in your mouth. It was a nice contrast to the fresh greens and other elements. The roasted vegetables were tender and slightly caramelized, served in a ring of spaghetti squash. The platings were thoughtful and portions were just right to have room for dessert. Apple cheesecake was the perfect capstone to a lovely meal. It was creamy perfection - not too sweet and thoroughly enjoyable. We look forward to visiting again.

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Irish1
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 11 September 2020
Overall2food2service2ambience3

Two of 4 meals had to be sent back because they were stone cold. A third meal should have been sent back. We’re seated for over 1 1/2 hours before entrees were served. Overall very disappointing

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Dinsdale
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We have enjoyed the new chef at Mendon64 in the 2 times we have visited recently. The restaurant has nice outdoor seating either out front or to the side next to a garden.
We had vegetable tempura as an appetizer. It was nicely prepared with just a thin coating of batter. There is at least one interesting vegetarian dish on the menu .

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BillB
1 review
Dined on 5 September 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Menu is minimal with few choices. Would probably not go again u til after covid when hopefully and expanded menu is available

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JerryrF
1 review
Dined on 7 August 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

WAS ASIAN FUSION. GOOD FOOD. PORTIONS RATHER SMALL.
EACH WEEK A DIFFERENT WORLD FOOD AREA. I WOULD CALL ANDF ASK WHAT FOR THE WEEK. ONLYOPEN FRIDAY AND SAT DUE TO YOU KNOW WHAT!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 17 July 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a delightful evening outside on the patio. There was a limited menu but it had a variety of options from shareable plates, salads, to entrees. Very quiet, social distanced tables, and great service.

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JeanG
1 review
Dined on 13 July 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The food selection was good and really good portions and value. Smaller menu but great options. Had seating out front patio, side igarden and also inside.

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CathyR
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 19 June 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always enjoy Mendon 64. The food is delicious, and servers are gracious. We had a lovely evening out on the patio.

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LYNETTEL
1 review
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It is always a pleasure to dine here as the menu is varied and the staff cordial and professional.

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OpenTable Diner
Raleigh
1 review
Dined on 6 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food, decent wine list, seasonal menu. Excellent service.

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DianaV
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always, we had an excellent time at Mendon 64. The food was fresh and the flavors on point. I had the arugula pesto chicken pasta special and you can tell everything is made from scratch and with the best ingredients. Our service was attentive as always. Can’t wait to return!

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BIGRED
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 18 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We attended for a birthday celebration. Everyone chose a different main course and we all enjoyed them very much. Nice place for a celebration!

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HopeH
Indiana
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed the cozy atmosphere on a cold winter evening, the lovely harp and flute music (live), and a deliciously prepared meal.

Mendon 64
Responded on 19 February 2020

Thank you Hope for your nice review! We will pass your comments on to the musicians and rest of the Mendon 64 team.

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vipSparky
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall2food1service2ambience4

Went for Valentines Dinner. Liked the Ambiance. Unfortunately, the two of us had the Price Fix menu which included a "special" beef Wellington. It was far from special. The meet was well done and rubbery, certainly not a prime cut of tenderloin. There was a raspberry Cake for desert that was served partially frozen with frozen Raspberries. While the lead server was pleasant, the service was very choppy. Soups served with out soup spoons, Desert served with no utensils. Had to ask for more water. When first told and shown the overcooked meat, the server said they would take off two cocktails(which were good) the bill from when we first arrived. We ordered a fine cabernet and asked to decant while we enjoyed our cocktail. The server poured the wine into the decanter in record speed and let the sediment pour from the bottle into inside the neck of the decanter. When the lead hostess asked how everything was, we said very disappointing. And we explained the above with some evidence. Regarding the $110.00 bottle of wine, we were told that one of the servers was just filling in as she regularly is a waitress at a sports bar. Regarding the food, the hostess heard others had complained about the beef wellington. And she wanted to hurry back to the kitchen and hopefully avoid any other issues with the desert.
She offered to buy us a round, however, the experience made us just want to leave. Left a full tip. However, there was NO customer copy. Basics.
Knowing how to decant and serve wine is no more that 15 minute lesson with an occasional 5 minute follow up. If you are going to serve fine wine, serve it with respect and care..
Soup spoons and desert forks are another fundamental.
The ambiance is very nice and I hope the establishment succeeds as it has great potential, if they get back to basics. I am not sure the beef wellington should be served as it is a challenging meal that requires a great deal of patience and control.

Mendon 64
Responded on 19 February 2020

Hi Sparky, Thank you for your well thought out review and giving us specific points to bring back to the staff for training and improvement. We apologize that your experience did not meet your expectations. As the server who poured your wine, I am truly embarrassed that I rushed through such an important part of your dining experience. It is something I have learned from and will always consider in the future. Thank you

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aljenkins
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

we went for Valentines and while it was a little pricey it was expected for a holiday and we will go back as food and service were great

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RachelP
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love coming to Mendon 64. We feel so comfortable and the staff is very friendly and pleasant. Food is delicious and the service is great. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Mendon 64
Responded on 19 February 2020

Hi Rachel, Thank you for the great review and recommendation! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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MolTer
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Caring service and delicious food in a pleasant "vintage house" setting. We will definitely return!

Mendon 64
Responded on 19 February 2020

Thank you for your great review! We look forward to seeing you again soon

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NeilS
1 review
Dined on 6 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time going to Mendon 64, and it did not disappoint. It was a great experience. The staff was very friendly and attentive and the food was absolutely delicious. Nice ambience in a beautifully restored older building. Looking forward to going again and sitting outside. I highly recommend Mendon 64!!

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Hank
Atlantic City
10 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was great. A bit pricey but nice for a special occasion.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 4 January 2020
Overall4food3service4ambience5

Dinner on a Saturday evening. It was really quite- probably because playoff football was on. Service and atmosphere was great. Food was good but to be honest neither of us got anything all that fancy. My burger was really good. The wife said the chicken sandwich had a lot of flavor but the chicken portion was a little disappointing.
Probably will try again sometime in future- maybe when weather clears and can enjoy the deck.

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PeterP
Chicago
18 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very nice meal and good service. Glad we went early, as it got loud as it filled up.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

First visit- New Year’s Eve. Loved it- we could hear each other for normal conversation 🙂! Fantastic. Service was great the entire evening. We were a group of ages 25 to 90 so not easy to please everyone... everyone left very happy with the choice to celebrate here.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Nice local place!

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ChristopherB
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 24 December 2019
Overall1food4service2ambience2

Don’t bother
They have not mastered technology so when you show they don’t register that you’re there- they cancel your reservation rather than giving you credit so no points for booking through the app ( 2/15/2020)
They put special menus on not always announced on their website and don’t have everything on the online posted menu available.
The cocktails are terrible mostly ice and poorly mixed.
The folks in the kitchen are talented and food though petite in portion is quite well done.
Service is slow inattentive and comes across as rehearsed and insincere repetition of phrases at every table.
It not worth driving to and you definitely would do better driving further if you are near by.
Two visits and no more.

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AmandaS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 20 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time trying Mendon 64, and we weren't disappointed at all. Everything from the moment we walked in was wonderful. The staff as a whole were outstanding and the food was just as great! Will most definitely be back again soon!

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DanE
1 review
Dined on 13 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed our meal. Great atmosphere! Great service!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

found the first time experience very good in all aspects> First the pleasant atmosphere, followed by the courteous welcome set the tone for the evening. The service staff was professionL and well trained. Of course the main event, the food, we found to be excellent both in the choices and the quality. We have dined in the best restaurants in New York City,New Orleans and even Mauia Hi. and Mendon 64 is certainly one of the best restaurants in this area!

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ThomasT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 20 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place for a long relaxing meal. From appetizer to dessert, everything great.

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vipbrianf
7 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Pleasant, comfortable place with good food. Service is generally good.

FAQs

Mendon 64 offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (585) 433-9464.

Mendon 64 is rated 4.4 stars by 81 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.