Golf enthusiasts are pulling out their plaid pants and ironing their polos in anticipation of the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship at Rochester’s renowned Oak Hill Country Club May 21-26! But whether or not you plan to attend the event, there’s no better time to take advantage of the golf-centric destinations throughout the Finger Lakes. In the mood to practice your game while the pros do their thing, and unwind after with some food and drink? We’ve got you covered. Feel like simply watching the action unfold from a comfortable restaurant with some delicious local fare? Not a problem. Put any of these golf courses and accompanying sports-focused eateries at the top of your see-and-tee list for a complete golf-themed experience!
FINGER LAKES GOLF COURSES
Overlooking picturesque Canandaigua Lake is Bristol Harbour, a quintessential Finger Lakes golf course experience. Take in the scenic sights as you make your way through the challenging, yet exciting 18-hole Robert Trent Jones Championship Golf Course. Weather not behaving? Play more than two dozen world-famous courses in the indoor golf simulator. Cap off the hard-earned day with a well-deserved drink at the Tavern at the Point Restaurant!
5410 Seneca Point Road
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Ravenwood Golf Club is conveniently based just minutes outside Oak Hill Country Club. This full-service club has seen many USGA and PGA qualifiers and hosted two New York Men’s Amateur Golf Championships. The beautiful surroundings of Ravenwood include greens and fairways, but its five sets of bent grass tees make a fulfilling outing for any golf pro.
929 Lynaugh Road
Victor, NY 14564
Mimicking the natural contours of the hillside, Reservoir Creek Golf Club embodies its designers' intent to “lay the course gently on the land.” The natural range of elevation and links-style combination creates a rolling green course of 6,300 yards and a par 71 layout. Located on the premises of Reservoir Creek course is Reservoir Creek Inn, a spacious country house offering guests a comfortable place to stay with the convenience of being minutes from downtown Naples.
8613 State Route 21 South
Naples, NY 14512
NEARBY SPORTS BARS & RESTAURANTS
Eddie O’Brien’s Grille & Bar—Canandaigua & Geneva, NY
Known for its made-from-scratch and Laissez-“fare” menu of traditional American food, Eddie O’Brien’s Grille & Bar provides comfort in more ways than one. Its laid-back setting offers guests a more casual location to watch the Senior PGA Championship. With happy hour and a variety of drink, lunch and dinner specials, it’s always a good time for Eddie Obrien’s.
182 South Main St.,
Canandaigua NY 14424
92 Seneca St.
Geneva, NY 14456
This extravagant venue is a blend of sports bar and exceptional dining. With blooming indoor trees and gleaming chandeliers, the atmosphere at this beer hall is unlike anything of its kind. PGA viewers will rejoice at the number of televisions, which enhance NYBP’s larger-than-life vibe. NY Beer Project takes a typical bar-food menu to the next level with fare favorites that please the pickiest of eaters and the snobbiest foodies.
300 High St.
Victor, NY 14564
Middletown Tavern—Naples, NY
Nestled in the heart of Naples is the local favorite, Middletown Tavern. It’s a go-to gathering spot and watering hole for residents and has become famous in the region for its chicken wings. It’s a small-town tavern with a sports focus, making it a perfect spot to eat and drink after a long day on the links!
183 South Main St.
Naples, NY 14512