Seafood dish and wine at a fine dining restaurant.

A Local’s Guide to the Best Restaurants in Hammondsport

There’s no better way to get acquainted with an area than to taste its regional fare. The South has perfect fried chicken, the East Coast is famous for fresh seafood, and the West Coast is known for its incredibly fresh produce. So, what type of cuisine can you expect when you visit the Finger Lakes area of the United States? The restaurants in Hammondsport, NY, feature American menu items with international flair. From charbroiled oysters to wood-fired pizza, you can satisfy any craving at our local eateries! 

When you’re ready to start planning your trip, request our free Hammondsport Destination Guide. This planning tool contains travel tips for your Finger Lakes getaway, including more places to sip, savor, and more in the area!  

5 of the Best Restaurants in Hammondsport, NY

1. The Park Inn 

Searching for a restaurant that highlights local flavors? Look no further than The Park Inn! You can enjoy thoughtfully prepared dishes loaded with fresh flavors, from East Coast oysters to local cheeses. Pair any of their meals with a glass of vino from Finger Lake wineries

2. The Pleasant Valley Inn 

If you’re traveling to Hammondsport with your sweetheart, then dinner at the Pleasant Valley Inn is a must! Prime steaks, fresh seafood, and craft cocktails await at this fine dining establishment. It’s also a great place to dine during the holidays, as the Pleasant Valley Inn crafts one-of-a-kind menus for Easter, Valentine’s Day, and more!  If you’re looking for a white table cloth experience with absolutely delectable cuisine, this is the place for you.

3. Burgers & Beer of Hammondsport 

Sometimes, nothing hits the spot like a classic American burger and fries. Get your fix at Burgers & Beer of Hammondsport. You can’t go wrong with any of their burgers and a side of loaded fries! Wash it all down with a local brew from their extensive on-tap menu

4. Timber Stone Grill

Are you searching for a place to take the whole family for dinner? Look no further than Timber Stone Grill! This restaurant in Hammondsport features a wide variety of menu items ranging from burgers and sandwiches to a juicy, 32-ounce porterhouse steak. Timber Stone Grill uses locally sourced ingredients wherever possible, so it’s a great way to taste local flavors, too!

5. The Village Tavern

The Village Tavern is our favorite brunch spot in Hammondsport. Every Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., you can indulge in $3 mimosas and unique breakfast creations. We love the Grand Marnier-Seared French Toast, which is stuffed with strawberry cream cheese and topped with powdered sugar and maple syrup. The Village Tavern is also open for lunch and dinner.

Start Each Day with Breakfast at the Hammondsport Hotel 

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day! When you stay at the Hammondsport Hotel, you can fuel up with a freshly prepared, complimentary breakfast each morning of your stay. Enjoy selections like homemade Belgian waffles, muffins, eggs, potatoes, meat, and more! Our hearty breakfast will hold you over until your next meal at one of these restaurants in Hammondsport, NY.  

Our hotel in the small town of Hammondsport, NY, offers comfortable accommodations, including Standard 2 Queen Rooms2 Queen SuitesStandard King RoomsKing Suites, and accessible accommodations. During your stay, enjoy our complimentary hotel amenities like a heated indoor pool, guest laundry, a 24-hour exercise facility, and more.    

Check our availability to start planning your foodie getaway to the Finger Lakes!