Richardson’s Canal House was originally a tavern built in 1818, and served as a public house for over 100 years. Today, Richardson’s Canal House maintains the quaint historical charm and impeccable service of yesteryear, but with a modern flair to the cuisine.

Set on the scenic banks of the Erie Canal in Pittsford NY, Richardson’s Canal House combines gourmet cuisine with casual dining to deliver an experience you won’t soon forget.

Whether it’s a radiant lunch on the patio grill in the summertime, or dining cozily in front of a crackling fireplace during winter, the food and the service will take center stage along with you.

Richardson’s Tavern History

Enjoy our new canal-side bar!

​Come have a drink with us on the beautiful Erie Canal. Enjoy a variety of cocktails, wine, beer, and even a “lawn” menu for snacking! We’re open late, as are the fire pits & lawn chairs!

Richardson’s Canal House is hiring!

We are looking for kitchen staff & wait staff, in both full and part-time positions.

Please get in touch with Johann or Laurie if you’d like to join our team!

Come Visit Us

Lunch (Tue–Fri) 11:30am–2:00pm
Grill (Mon–Sat) 5:00pm–10:00pm
Dinner (Mon–Sat) 5:00pm–10:00pm
Closed on Sunday
Richardson's Canal House 1474 Marsh Road
Pittsford, NY 14534

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