Discover Downtown Rochester
No matter your reason from a multitude of motivations (participating in dry January, expecting a little one, or being disinterested in drinking, to name a few), feel good knowing you can enjoy a night out without the alcohol. Allow the following downtown Rochester restaurants take care of your thirst for a non-alcoholic beverage with these refreshing mocktails!
Whether you enjoy it as a brunch cocktail or as a supposed cure after a party-hardy night, the bloody mary has been a staple on drink menus since the 1920's. This unusual concoction of tomato juice and alcohol, along with other add-ons, can be found on these downtown Rochester bar and restaurant menus!
Hosting a meeting or group get-together and need a catered lunch? Lucky for you, you can trust the downtown Rochester's restaurants with the following possibilities. Get a delicious dinner that you didn't have to prepare (other than the ordering!).
In August 2021, John McGivern and his film crew visited Rochester to record stories of what makes Rochester special. We spy many faces and places from downtown Rochester in this featured episode of John McGivern's Main Streets! Can you spot them all?
We're dropping names...literally! Eileen Fisher, Melissa & Doug, Joseph Ribkoff, Ralph Lauren, and Stella McCartney, just to name a few. No need for Santa (or you) to check the list twice when these name brands can all be found at these downtown businesses.
Welcome back, students! Summer may be over but the excitement of another year of studies and extracurriculars is upon you. When you need to put in the hard work to get the homework done, look to these outdoor spaces to provide a change of scenery for your study space.
Rise and shine, weekenders! Everyone needs a good start to the day, and it all begins with a good breakfast! Below are some of the best places for brunch and bevies you’ll find in downtown Rochester on a Saturday, Sunday or both days!
Going out to celebrate some great news? Or need somewhere to unwind after a long day of work? Sip, sip, hooray, does downtown Rochester have plenty of happy hour hangouts! Plan a happy hour get-together with friends at some of the best in downtown Rochester!
So, you need a housewarming gift. Where do you start to look? Luckily, downtown Rochester has many stores with a variety of offerings to suit your giftee’s style! From a vibrant print for their walls to a fragrant floral arrangement, these are the places in downtown Rochester to find the best housewarming gifts!