Reader Rankings – Entertainment


Whether you’re planning a major corporate event or searching for a pleasant night out with a loved one, Rochester has plenty of options to make your weekend— or just a few hours on the town—a memorable event. Catering options and meeting facilities abound, while the area is famous for the abundance of quality golf courses and cultural attractions. Almost anywhere across the region there’s always a cozy spot nearby to conduct a productive meeting over a meal, or a cocktail. Even some casinos with top-notch entertainers and restaurants are a quick drive down the Thruway.

Best Cultural Attraction 1 The Strong
2 Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester
3 Genesee Country Village & Museum
3 Geva Theatre Center
Best Event Meeting Facility 1 The Strathallan Hotel and Spa, a DoubleTree by Hilton
2 ArtisanWorks & Events Inc.
3 Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Best Golf Course 1 Oak Hill Country Club
2 Irondequoit Country Club
3 Ravenwood Golf Club
Best Casino 1 del Lago Resort & Casino
2 Turning Stone Resort and Casino
3 Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Best Caterer 1 Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
2 Tasteful Events
3 All Occasions Catering & Events Planning
Best Client Breakfast Location 1 Jines Restaurant
2 Village Bakery & Cafe
3 Jay’s Diner
Best Client Lunch Location 1 City Grill
2 2 Vine
3 Dinosaur Bar-B-Que