The City of Rochester, NY
Rochester is a popular city in the state of New York with a total of 207,294 residents living there. Rochester is ranked as the third most populated city in New York and the 88th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Monroe County. The largest nearby city to Rochester is Canandaigua, approximately 35 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Rochester, including Nola's Waterfront BBQ, Bellanca's Portside Restaurant, Cavacori's, Abbott's Frozen Custard - Beach Front and Char Broil House-The Original - Caterers. For a larger selection of Rochester restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Rochester Museums, Golf Courses, Amusement Parks, Zoos and/or Arenas, including the Seneca Park Zoo, Seabreeze Amusement Park, Latta Lea Golf Club, Durand Eastman Golf Course and Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Rochester please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Rochester:
- Greater Rochester Intl. Airport (ROC)
Rochester, New York Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Rochester experiences an average high temperature of 79 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 59 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.54 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Rochester with daytime temperatures averaging 77 degrees in the summer, and 33 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Rochester to receive an average of 2.37 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.31 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as -22 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Rochester should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 58 degrees, and nighttime lows of 39.
Rochester, New York Attractions
1Arrowhead Golf Club - Spencerport,
The Arrowhead Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Monroe County New York. This course is located in the city of Spencerport, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 585-352-5500.
Address: 655 Gallup Rd, Spencerport, NY 14559
2Blue Cross Arena - Rochester,
The Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial is a multi-purpose indoor arena, located in Rochester, New York. Its maximum seating capacity is 11,887. For hockey and lacrosse, its seating capacity is 10,659.
3Bristol Harbour Golf Club - Canandaigua,
The Bristol Harbour Golf Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in Ontario County New York. This course is located in the city of Canandaigua, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 716-396-2460.
Address: 5500 Seneca Point Rd, Canandaigua, NY 14424
4Buttonwood Golf Course - Spencerport,
The Buttonwood Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Monroe County New York. is open apr 15 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 585-352-4720. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 600 Trimmer Rd, Spencerport, NY 14559
5Carter's Sweetland Pines Par 3 Golf Course - Stafford,
The Carter's Sweetland Pines Par 3 Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Genesee County New York. Built in 1990, this Stafford course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 716-343-7059. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 5795 Sweetland Rd, Stafford, NY 14143
6Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse - Rochester,
The Charlotte–Genesee Lighthouse is an 1822 stone octogonal lighthouse in the Charlotte neighborhood in northern Rochester, . The 40 ft tower is located on Lake Ontario at the mouth of the Genesee River. It originally had 10 whale oil Argand lamps, which were replaced with a Fresnel lens in 1853
7Cragie Brae Golf Club - Scottsville,
The Cragie Brae Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Monroe County New York. Built in 1962, this Scottsville course designed by James Harrison & Ferdinand Garbin is open apr 1 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 716-889-1440. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 4391 Union St, Scottsville, NY 14546
8Davis Countryside Meadows - Pavilion,
The Davis Countryside Meadows is an 18 hole public golf course in Genesee County New York. Built in 1997, this Pavilion course designed by David Penders is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 716-584-8390. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 11070 Perry Rd, Pavilion, NY 14525
9Dayton's Corners School - Penfield,
Dayton's Corners School is a one-room school building in the town of Penfield, New York. Erected in 1857, it sits at the corner of Plank Road and Creek Street and was part of Penfield District #9. It is the only one-room school house in the area that is still standing and has not been converted to some other use.
10Durand Eastman Golf Course - Rochester,
The Durand Eastman Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Monroe County New York. Built in 1934, this Rochester course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. is open apr 15 to oct 31. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 716-266-0110. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1200 Kings Hwy N, Rochester, NY 14617
Rochester, New York Hotels
2Homewood Suites By Hilton Rochester/greece, Ny
400 Center Place Dr
Rochester, NY 14615
Rochester, New York Restaurants
This is a list of Rochester Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops, Barbecue Restaurants, Sandwich Shops and Steak & Barbecue Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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