Genesee County Blog

Check out our blog for hand-selected things to see and do in Genesee County direct from the experts

Life in Luxury at River Spring Lodge

Imagine the perfect weekend getaway. It’s comfortable, secluded, and your every need is anticipated and cared for. Most importantly, it’s…

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New Menu

Tasty New Courses At Local Championship Course

Terry Hills Golf Course & Banquet Facility has been a community staple for over 40 years. The 27-hole championship course draws locals and…

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Alex's Place

Staff Picks: Eight of Our Favorite Food Spots on Batavia's West End

On a daily basis, we are tempted by all of the delicious dining options in Genesee County. With so many restaurants to choose from, we often…

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Fill Your Belly (and Your Basket) with Farm-Fresh Goodness

Summer is the perfect time for fresh produce – juicy fruits and tasty veggies. And what better place to get them than farm-fresh from a local…

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Wild Rican Coming Soon ©MichelleFigueroa

The Tastes of the Caribbean, The Wild Rican Opens in Batavia on May 20th

This year is full of firsts for Genesee County! We've opened our first brewery in over 100 years, our first 100% vegan restaurant opened up shop, and…

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Eden Grand Opening ©Lindsey Turrell

A Grand Opening to a New Way of Eating

This Earth Day, the very first 100% vegan restaurant in Genesee County is opening up to share a different kind of delicious food with locals and…

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Taste Bud Approved: 6 Local Spots Sure to Satisfy

Whether you’re visiting for the first time or are a regular local – it’s hard to beat some of the delicious eats found in Genesee…

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A Legacy Rekindled, A History Preserved at Farmer’s Creekside Tavern & Inn

In July 2017, we welcomed a new business to Genesee County – but its building has history dating back to the 1820s. On Main Street in LeRoy, NY…

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Candy-Coated Delight Found Only at Oliver’s Candies

Walking into Oliver’s Candies is a treat for the senses – the smell of chocolate and other sweets-in-the-making, the shelves of bright,…

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Pok-A-Dot is Batavia’s Quirkiest Little Breakfast Spot

Right in downtown Batavia, NY sits a tiny little building on Ellicott Street covered in bright pink, blue, yellow, and red polka dots. It has been…

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alexs

Four places for delicious BBQ in Genesee County

Caution: reading this blog post will make you hungry. For being a relatively small place, Genesee County, NY certainly has its fair share of delicious…

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Main Street Pizza Company

Photos: new look for downtown Batavia restaurant

by dsitler

One of downtown Batavia's favorite restaurants, Main Street Pizza at 206 East Main Street recently completed a beautiful new expansion. The…

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A beloved Batavia restaurant - T.F. Browns

Located at 214 East Main Street in the heart of downtown Batavia is the home of a local, family-owned restaurant, T.F.Brown's, the restaurant is named…

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Beertavia Logo

Beertavia Craft Beer Festival returns this weekend

by dsitler

Batavia and Genesee County are stepping their game up in the culinary and beverage circles of late. In addition to our beloved restaurants, Genesee…

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Greg'ry's Bakery

Three decades of culinary virtue at Greg'ry's Bakery in Bergen.

by dsitler

Greg'ry's Bakery has resided at 13 North Lake Street in Bergen since 1986. There is one thing for sure in the culinary world, places like Greg'ry's…

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Six Valentine's Day Dinner Date Destinations!

Valentine's Day weekend is upon us! You'll want to treat your sweetheart to a night they won't forget. Whether it's the food, the atmosphere or the…

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D & R Depot

D & R Depot – a cut above the rest

by dsitler

There are many of us out there who love a good bowl of French Onion soup. You usually keep a note of which establishments have great tasting or unique…

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Oliver's Candies

by Kelly

Chalets are an uncommon sight in Western New York (being indigenous to Switzerland and all). So when you spot something like a big alpine lodge along…

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