Downtown Rochester Restaurants

Experience the City's Best Dining

Downtown Rochester is home to a variety of restaurants, including Crossings Bistro and Bar, Martini's bar, Lord Essex fine dining, the Grand Grill and Salute wine bar and more. Each of these destinations — along with others — is easily accessible from Kahler's centrally located hotels, providing a wealth of options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night dining.

Salute Wine Bar and More 

Salute wine bar and more offers guests and locals an authentic taste of Italy, with beautiful wines and delicious fresh appetizers and entrees. Wine tastings and live entertainment as well as a Wine Pairing Dinner every other week.

Lord Essex - Open "Knightly" 

This restaurant allows you to take a step back in time and live like royalty, surrounded by medieval-inspired decor and design themes and a menu of meats and delicacies to match. Dazzle your taste buds with the culinary creations devised by Lord Essex's expert staff, while being transported back to a more refined period in time.

Crossings Bistro and Bar  

Crossings Bistro & Bar serves a collection of classic dishes at breakfast, lunch and dinner. From succulent Salmon Dijonaise to fresh grilled Basil Chicken, Crossings has something for every palate.

The Grand Grill - Recently renovated

Classic Midwestern comfort foods anchor the menu at the Grand Grill, well-known and beloved by locals and visitors alike. Grilled sandwiches, burgers, and signature entrees are complemented by full wine and beer lists at this restaurant at the Kahler Grand Hotel.


Start your evening or end your night in style at Martini's, the best bar in Downtown Rochester. Open daily until 11pm, Martini's serves an array of refreshing cocktails made with fine spirits — along with a stellar food menu — in a vibrant setting.


Conveniently located in the lobby of the Kahler Grand Hotel, Starbucks serves oven-warmed food and all of the signature coffee drinks for which the chain is famous.