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Joelles French Bistro

4423 State Street Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9338
+1 315-685-3063
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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4423 State Street Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9338
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We went for a day trip to the Finger Lakes and visited the small town (or village) of Skaneatele. I searched online for a good restaurant and this one popped up. I drove over and it was in the middle of farmland, a couple of...More

2  Thank Pat2012NJ
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Love everything about this restaurant! The menu selections all beautifully presented, with fresh ingredients. All very tasty and well balanced. The atmosphere and service all of what to be expected.

2  Thank BeachFan711
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Appetizers to dessert had delicious elements and some culinary missteps. The Beet and Avocado Salad (with tomato slices) had a good dressing, a very good fried goat cheese en croute but old tasting beets. The Lobster and Crab Cigar was good. The Duck Legs Confit...More

6  Thank MCBW5875
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Joelle's only does brunch a few times a year(dinner is their thing) and since we were still in FL for the Easter brunch which my daughter & her family raved about, I was delighted to experience it on Mothers Day. Not being a fan of...More

3  Thank Carol Ann C
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

I would have expected Joelles to be rated a higher number on Trip Advisors list. I cannot fault the food, atmosphere or service. The three of us gave our meals an excellent rating with matching service. The European French flare was spot on. This was...More

4  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The Chef, Joelle, is French Moroccan. Her meals are always varied and delicious. Service is wonderful and you always feel you are a special guest in their home.

1  Thank ginabros1234
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Noise is not an issue which was most appreciated. It was a very leisurely dinner with a most attentive host. My husband said his steak was fabulous. I had vegetarian couscous which was a little spicy but beautifully presented. Chocolate mousse for dessert is a...More

2  Thank LNM1108
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This romantic, quiet and charming restaurant is slightly outside of town. The ambiance and personal service and attention make this an enjoyable dining experience vs. eating a meal. The wine and top shelf liquor are a plus. If you are a bourbon lover, try Angel's...More

1  Thank skardm
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The food is excellent and the service was great. A nice quiet atmosphere where you can actually carry on a conversation. The mushroom ravioli was the best ever. Looking forward to going back again

1  Thank fran32963
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Located a few miles north of the village of Skaneateles, Joelle's is a wonderful place to enjoy a fine French dinner. Whether you're eating indoors or out back on the patio with a nice view of the countryside, the setting is pleasant and homey. In...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4423 State Street Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152-9338
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Skaneateles
  • Phone Number: +1 315-685-3063
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