The Himrod Eagle Restaurant 3622 Lakemont Himrod Road, Dundee NY

A View of the Himrod Eagle Restaurant from the Outside
  The Himrod Eagle Restaurant has been one of our favorite casual restaurants for years. It has also been one of our recommendations for guests who want a casual, close place that has good food. Recently this popular local spot was sold and is under new ownership by Gage Oughterson, co-owner of Highland Cellars and Finger Lakes Wine Company.  One always wonders when new management takes over a popular restaurant, what the results will be. Even though the new owners technically took over the restaurant a couple of weeks ago, Saturday, February 22 was the Grand ...

Graft Wine and Cider Bar

Seneca Lake Pier
This is the first of a series of posts highlighting some of the exciting Finger Lakes area attractions which are available to visitors and residents alike. We will begin with restaurants and will focus predominantly on the Seneca Lake area but others may also be included. Personal tastes vary widely so be advised that because a venue or business is included doesn’t automatically make it a recommendation. We will try to highlight what we think are the strengths – and on occasion may point to things that we feel, from our own experience, could be improved. We encourage ...

2020 GREETINGS FROM SUNRISE LANDING

Sunrise Landing In the winter
Warm Greetings from Our Home to Yours We closed for the 2019 season in December with a houseful of happy guests checking out. Most were visiting for the Deck the Halls wine trail event. The weekend went well and the holiday food, wine and festivities seemed to be enjoyed by all. In spite of a second winter storm with significant snowfall, the weather had cleared prior to the weekend and Bob managed to get Apple Road cleared well enough so that getting in and out was a breeze for all.    Watkins Glen is Finally Emerging from Renovations  After a couple ...

Hermann J Wiemer Winery To Host: A Night in Vienna

The renowned  Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania will perform at the Hermann J. Wiemer Winery on August 8, 2015 at 6:30 PM.  The evening entitled, Night in Vienna will be the fourth time the choir has performed at the winery.  The program will include Johannes Brahams Leibeslieder Walzer (Love Song Waltzes). A choir of twenty singers will be accompanied by pianists, Greg Fungeld and Thomas Goeman and Soprano Rosa Lamoreaux will also perform.  Spreads, strudels and wine will be served during the intermission. Tickets to the concert are $50 a person,  to benefit the ...