Eat, Drink, Explore & Play in the Finger Lakes
BIRDHOUSE BREWING CO
Birdhouse Brewing Co Honeoye's new (and first official brewing company), creates small batch, craft brews. Opened in May 2020, the brewery offers their delicious brews for curbside along with a thoughtful & tasty menu of food items. We look forward to the days when the tap room is open for guests to stay a while and toast to it's new opening!
OTHER HALF BREWING ROC
Other Half Brewing Roc welcome to the Finger Lakes. Fans of Other Half are THRILLED our new neighbor opened in 2019. Known for their energy, great brews and cult followers of craft beer lovers, it's a must stop when you are touring our area of the Finger Lakes! Located in Bloomfield NY
RAYMOR ESTATE CELLARS
Raymor Estate Cellars located near our Homestead in the town of Bloomfield NY. Pam & Herb Raymor have been mastering wine making for 20 years. They are offering curbside pick up and various safe measures for tasting on the property. Pam & Herb are so knowledgable and inspirational. It's an afternoon you'll be sure to remember. Check their website for the hours & tasting reservations.
EAGLE CREST WINERY
Eagle Crest Winery located on Hemlock Lake, Eagle Crest Winery is an 140 year old winery. They focus on the sustainable and good stewardship of their vineyards all the way to their packaging of their product.
Beautiful, quiet setting with delicious choices of wines to taste and bring home
EMBER WOOD FIRE GRILL
Livonia's Ember Wood Fire Grill is a wonderful farm to table restaurant always serves up quality dinners in a lively family friendly atmosphere. Large bar for dinner service also.
NOBLE SHEPHERD BREWERY
Noble Shepherd local brewmaster and his wife run this welcoming spot with great choices, Friday night Thai food truck concept, and music line ups. Amazing brews and friendly atmosphere, nestled between Honeoye and Bristol.
DEER RUN WINERY
Deer Run Winery located in Conesus is 12 minutes from the house. Lovely easy drinking wines, Summer Thursday evening music on the lawn & plenty of opportunities to wine taste or attend one of their events.
PRIVATE CHEFS - FARMHOUSE TABLE FOOD
The gourmet food artisans, Farmhouse Table Food, can be scheduled at Reed Homestead to prepare a full service catered meal from scratch. Using vintage recipes and a slow food, hand crafted, farm-style method they will set your table with pride. Good food takes time but should still be accessible, and they will work with your budget to provide a carefully crafted, well executed meal. Start the conversation with Farmhouse Table today to make your event at Reed Homestead artisanal, seasonal, flavorful and memorable. Eat Well
Letchworth State Park knowns as the Grand Canyon of the East is a NY State Park with so much to explore. There are 3 separate falls areas, you can arrange kayaking, canoeing or whitewater rafting. Great walks, activities and swimming pools. Enter at Mt. Morris entrance and it's 30 minutes from the Homestead.
CANOE | KAYAK | BIKES
Canadice Outfitters is family owned and focusing on giving great attention to detail to meet your needs.
Explore Honeoye, Hemlock, Conesus & Canadice lakes with a guided tour or on your own.
John and his family will set you up with a great day of fun and can arrange lunch if you plan ahead with them.
The winter months are full of wonderful outdoor magic in the Finger Lakes. In our area, there are miles and miles of trails to enjoy snowmobiling right down the road from our homestead. Come and enjoy the ride NYSSA Snowmobile Map (type in "Honeoye" in the map)
BUTTER MEAT CO
Butter Meat Co located in Perry NY offers an array of delicious organic locally sourced meats. Focusing on a thoughtful and unique supply chain, they provide "an elevated culinary experience like you've never tasted before."
Recently they were highlighted in the Wall Street Journal for their hot dogs! Take a trip down to Perry to check it out when you head to Letchworth, or the Perry Farmers Market on Saturday's in the summer and early fall.
HARRIET HOLLISTER PARK
Harriet Hollister Spencer Recreation Center located within 12 minutes from the Homestead has a wonderful overlook to Honeoye Lake. Beautiful walks , biking riding, picnic, cross country ski or hike in this pleasant spot with breathtaking views.
HONOR FARM STANDS
Local veg, fruits & flowers grown and sold at charming road side farms dot the Finger Lakes Region. Pick your ingredients for your dinner, and drop the cash in an honor money box. Could it be any sweeter? This farm stand is located on Larned Road, around the corner from the Homestead. There are many throughout the region!
CUMMING NATURE CENTER
Cumming Nature Center is pristine nature preserve with over 6 miles of hiking trails including wetlands. Check their website for upcoming events, as they offer wonderful programs, including sugar mapling in March along with pancakes, as well as tea forest hike. Summer months include yoga in the pines, concerts and of course hiking.
Phillipe Faraut, PCF Studios, talents are exceptional. Originaly from Anncey France, Philippe and his family settled in Honeoye 20+ years ago. Throughout the summer he teaches sculpting to small groups from all around the globe. His work can be seen around Honeoye at the Mill Creek Cafe & Cornerstone Market. For more info, follow the link above
Owl Light News
Check out our local free news publication, Owl Light News for happenings in the area as well as features about local artists, businesses and monthly columns.
THE FUZZY BUNNY
The Fuzzy Bunny is a local shop featuring yarn and soap. Saturdays they host "Crafternoons" for creatives to gather and create together (4-6pm). Local artisan products and class events also offered.