Webster has so many great spots to explore. Here are some of our favorites. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. For your convenience: Link to restaurants website via name. Distance from thenest-cottage noted in blue.
Body Fuel: Bay Towne Plaza: 1900 Empire Road 5.1mi. (585)643-9499 Acai Bowls, Smoothies, Fresh-Pressed Juice my order is always: “PB Riggie” with Hemp Protein and Almond Milk No Chips, Please and Thank you. Be sure to get a punch card; so you can earn a free drink. Yes, you will be back!
Breathe Yoga and Juice Bar: 980 Ridge Road 5.6mi. (585)248-9070 This is a great place for Smoothie or Juice and to take a Hot Yoga Class too! Do be sure to check out the store. Scott has the cutest things in the boutique.
The Waffle Factory: 30 North Avenue 7.4mi. (585)626-1152 Our #1 Pick: Best Acai Bowl! It is A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!!! Elixers/Juice/Smoothies Nice Village Location-Huge Outdoor Area.
Tropical Smoothie Café: 927 Holt Road 6.9mi. (585)872-1975 TSC is new to town. My oh my, their Smoothies are so good! I asked and they do add sugar…that is why they are so darn good. There are options that say “naturally sweetened” They are a little lower in calories without the added sugar.
BREAKFAST| BRUNCH| LUNCH and in some Cases, DINNER:
Barry’s Old School Irish: 2 West Main Street 7.5mi. (585)545-4258 A cute little pub a nice outdoor patio-Great village location. The owners are so sweet. A great spot for a Bite & Guinness or a Black and Tan. Maas Diner: 2215 Empire Blvd. 5mi. (585)671-9090 Greek Diner If you have a hearty appetite, I dare you to eat a stack of pancakes. Just one pancake is the size of a dinner plate!
Mamma Lor’s: 1891 Ridge Road 10.8mi. (585)545-4895 This restaurant is a favorite of my daughter, Amanda and her boyfriend, Jon’s. It is a great spot for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Be sure to check the board for specials. Lor is an absolute doll.
T’s Family Restaurant: 950 Ridge Road 5.7mi. (585)671-9004 A nice, clean diner with a great Gyro. If I love something at a Restaurant; then, I always order the same thing every time I go. I am kind of boring like that. Michael is always trying something new. I just want what I know I like.
The Village Bakery: 44 E. Main Street 7.8mi. (585)280-1040 popular hang-out spot-coffee, breakfast and lunch. My girlfriends always want to meet here. It’s good; but a little loud when you’re trying to have a chat.
The Waffle Factory: 30 North Avenue 7.4mi. (585)626-1152 cute little spot-village Location-serves up Brunch. Great Brunch Menu Breakfast Burritos/Brioche French Toast/Moon Cakes/Waffles Plus: Acai Bowls/Elixers/Smoothies/Shakes Check Out The Fresh-Squeezed Orange Juicer.
K2 Brother’s Brewing: 1221 Empire Blvd. 6.5mi. (585)413-1997 A Local Favorite! a fun hang-out, huge yard and outdoor games. I’d say if your young or young at heart; then, this is a place for you.
Knucklehead Craft Brewing: 426 Ridge Road 3.8mi. (585)347-6236 This is close bye theNest-Cottage. First Microbrewery in Webster Since 2014. Irondequoit Beer Company: 765 Titus Ave 8.9mi. (585)544-3670 Our Favorite Brewery Pick! Our son, Austin’s has a darling girlfriend, Jackie. Jackie’s brother, Bobby is a Brew Master at IBC. The beer is delish and so is the food. a charming restored barn with cozy indoor dining; as well as a large heated outdoor patio. My go-to pick on the beer menu is: #7-Red Girl Rye Pale Ale.
Yolickity: 944 Hard Road 5.6mi. (585)545-4178 lots of toppings.
Cobblestone on Main: 109 W. Main Street 7.2mi. (585)626-4450 A LOCAL HOT SPOT! A beautifully Renovated historic 1800’s cobblestone church. good food and drinks in a casual setting. Love their Pork Belly Tacos.
Pub 235: 235 North Avenue 7.0mi. (585)216-1750 A popular spot. The bread is too good; it’s dangerous. Love their Haddock French.
CASUAL DINING OR TAKE OUT:
Bill Gray’s: 941 Hard Road 5.5mi. (585)671-0584 Do you like a Grilled Cheese? Do you like hamburgers? If so, the Grilled Cheeseburger Melt is what you want. Be sure to get the hot sauce on the side…and pickles, of course.
Brody’s on the Bay: 1400 Empire Blvd. 6.4mi. (585)685-8016 Great location on the bay with a view to Go for drinks.
Ferrari Pizza Bar: Located in Bay Towne Plaza: 1900 Empire Blvd. 5.1mi. (585)347-6382 Our Favorite Pick For Pizza! We love the Spicy Ferrari Pizza. Oh, it’s so good. I also love their Fish Tacos they come with so many shoestring fries. They have a large dining room inside and outside. Yes, there is a Ferrari on display. Thus, the name. We usually do take out.
Fire Crust: 1998 Empire Road 4.9mi. (585)537-4747 This is a newer place. Very Cheesy pizza.
Five Guys Burgers: 927 Holt Road 6.4mi. (585)872-1746 For a quick burger/fry fix; they are pretty darn good.
Flaherty’s Three Flags Inn: 1200 Bay Road 4.6mi. (585)671-0816 Our Favorite Pick For Casual Dining! When I am craving Shephard’s Pie I like to go and sit on the Bar side. For Take-out my pick is the Potato Skins. I am usually wanting them during Football Season. No, I am not a Buffalo Bill’s Fan (Michael is). I am a New Orleans Saints Fan. “Who Dat?”
Hooligan’s Eastside Grill: 809 Ridge Road 4.9mi. (585)671-7180 Our Favorite Sports Bar Pick! This is where you go if you want to watch a Sporting Event or a Game. There is a huge bar, a large dining room with ample booths and an outdoor patio. It serves a good burger and wood-fired pizza. I always ordered the Artichoke French.
Roc Style Chicken & Burger: 5 W. Main Street 7.5mi. (585)236-1902 If chicken isn’t your thing, they do a good gourmet burger with a bacon jam. Yes, bacon is a hit on anything for me. Bacon + Jam=Winning!
DeBella’s: 1900 Empire Blvd. 5.1mi. (585)787-1320 Sometimes I just want a good Deli Submarine. My pick: The Godfather Italian Sub + a bag of Lays.
Rustic Taco: 153 Lake Road 7.1mi. (585)545-4335 Our weekly Take-Out Spot. We almost always order: The Craft Cheeseburger Taco and The Sober Spicy Shrimp Taco. Honestly, everything on the menu is delish. Outside tables are available. It is just over the County Line in Ontario. Worth the Drive.
Uno’s Pizzeria: 931 Holt Road 6.2mi. (585)872-4760 We used to go a lot when the kids were young.
OUR FAVORITE PICKS FOR ETHNIC FOOD:
For Chinese: Spring Garden 1217 Bay Road 4.8mi. (585)670-9999 I am not a Chinese food fan like Michael is. However, I swear that when I have a cold the Chicken Soup with Rice has a healing effect.
For French: The Peppered Pig 1759 Empire Blvd. 5.2mi. (585)347-6479 I am a sucker for anything French. I adore Quiche Lorraine, Crepes and Duck Confit and CrèmeBrulé.
For Italian: La Bella Vita 2126 Empire Blvd. 5.2mi. (585) 671-7220
For Sushi: Taka House Japanese Restaurant: Trisha’s Pick! 809 Ridge Road 6.1mi. (585)671-8520 When it is my turn to choose; I always choose Sushi from Taka House. My order is: (1) #110-Mountain Roll, (1) #111-Mango Roll, (1-2) #112-Bubba Gump (Oh, my absolute favorite!) and (1) #116-Webster Roll. They always say, “Ready in 10 minutes” So yummy in my tummy!
For Mexican: Monte Alban 2245 Empire Blvd. 5.0mi. (585) 787-4700 We usually eat there so we can order Margaritas. We like the Cadillac Margarita with Grand Marnier and I always order the Enchiladas de Mole! Oh, they are so good!
For Thai: Seasoning Thai Bistro 657-Ridge Road 4.9mi. (585) 347-6728 This is our go-to when Austin and Jackie come for a visit and we all want Take-Out Thai food.