The 1820 House — A Sunset View of Skaneateles

August 11, 2012 at 7:01 am Leave a comment

Finger Lakes Summer

Sunset view

There are not many places in the Finger Lakes where you can get a great meal AND a spectacular view at the same time.  The 1820 House will serve you both. Skaneateles locals love this off-the-beaten-trail eatery because its quiet, casual, consistently delicious and reasonably priced.
Head south from Skaneateles, to find this former farmhouse. built in 1820. It is located in Borodino, 8 miles from the village of Skaneateles.
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Sitting on the deck over looking the lake

Enjoy outdoor dining on a spacious deck, or dine indoors in the dining room or at the bar.The chef/owner’s, Richard Schreiner, serves specialties like Lobster Bisque, Thai Chicken and Shrimp, Palm Sugar Duck, New Zealand Lamb, and Scallops Diablo.

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The exterior is a bit weathered, but don’t let that fool you. The food is tasty and nicely presented.

Finger Lakes SummerI ordered the NY Strip & Scampi, eight ounce NY strip topped with jumbo shrimp and housemade garlic butter. Salty, but every bite was mouth-wateringly delicious. Other entrees include Dijon Encrusted Salmon, eight ounce wild salmon filet with a dijon mayonnaise and panko crust, or Veal and Lobster Picatta, tender veal, lobster, tomatoes and capers sauteed in a lemon butter sauce over angel hair pasta.
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You need to be aware that the 1820 house is not open as many days as other more centrally located restaurants. They ONLY serve dinner:
January to July
Thursday – Sunday

Tavern: 4:30 p.m.
Dining Room: 5:30 p.m.
It is best to call ahead and make reservations because they fill up fast in the summer.
c.1820 House
1715 East Lake Road
Skaneateles, New York(315) 673-2778
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