New York Kitchen

800 South Main St.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: (585) 394-7070
Meeting Facilities

New York Kitchen, formerly the New York Wine & Culinary Center, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization founded in 2006 with a mission to educate, engage and excite visitors of the incredible agricultural, craft beverage and culinary industries in New York State. NYK’s state-of-the-art facility features two Hands-On Kitchens, the Wine Spectator Educational Theater, a tasting room, private dining room, and a farm-to-table style restaurant with full bar on the second floor overlooking Canandaigua Lake. Operating year-round, we offer hands-on cooking and craft beverage pairing classes, indoor and outdoor food and beverage events and can host private events that will surely appeal to locals and visitors alike. Local. Social. Unique.

General Amenities
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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description Hands-on Kitchen can accommodate 24 guests.
  • Largest Room 1600
  • Total Sq. Ft. 7980
  • Reception Capacity 230
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Classroom Capacity 50
Sands Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1600
  • Width: 40
  • Length: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Educational Theatre
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 900
  • Width: 30
  • Length: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
Private Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 480
  • Width: 16
  • Length: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 20
Grand Tent (Seasonal)
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5000
  • Width: 50
  • Length: 100
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
Hands On Kitchen
  • Classroom Capacity: 26
New York Kitchen
Recurring weekly on Thursday until December 31, 2020

It's TIME for YOU to Shine...your TALENT that is! Show what you got at the New York Kitchen. Sing, dance, bring your instrument, comedy, drama... Every Thursday from 7-9pm in the Bar Area. It's on!! more

New York Kitchen
Feb 22, 2020

It’s no secret craft beer is booming, but how do you find the best in each style? We’ll learn what makes an India Pale Ale (IPA), and stack up NY beers against their US and International counterparts... more

New York Kitchen
Feb 23, 2020

Explore the flavors of Winter as you taste fresh, local foods paired with their perfect match – New York wines! Our wine instructor will be your guide through this entertaining and informative... more

New York Kitchen
Feb 23, 2020

Perfect for tiny hands! We’ll provide the cookies, you bring the kids and their creativity! They’ll learn an array of decorating techniques with icing and decorations galore! Recommended for kids age... more

New York Kitchen
Feb 28, 2020

Two Bands on Two Stages Playing the Night Away! Local favorites Banned from the Tavern & Dos Locos are playing for the last time together UNTIL this Summer, don’t miss out. Must be 21+. more

New York Kitchen
Feb 28, 2020

Beer pairing doesn’t require a fancy five-course meal – if you’ve ever wondered what pairs with something as simple as pizza, this is the class for you! Enjoy a sample sized portion of pizzas as... more

New York Kitchen
Feb 29, 2020

A cooking and craft beverage experience like no other! Enjoy a chef-prepared, three-course meal while sampling a variety of NYS wines. As each course is served, one of our expert chef instructors will... more

New York Kitchen
Feb 29, 2020

Take a leap of faith in this exciting and informative tasting where we’ll experiment how our senses impact our perception of flavor! You’ll taste 5 wines each under different circumstances to see how... more

New York Kitchen
Mar 1, 2020

We will study the history and impact of wine making culture from ancient Persia and Asia Minor through the 16th century Renaissance. This class will cover: 1. From East to West: The Movement of Wine... more

New York Kitchen
Mar 12, 2020

Follow the rainbow to New York Kitchen! Your pot of gold aka pint of beer is waiting for you! Join Mandy & Nestor at NYK on March 12th for our St. Patrick’s day themed Beer Bingo. Games, prizes,... more

New York Kitchen
Mar 13, 2020

Join us for another night of laughs at New York Kitchen! The Not Too Far From Home Comedy Tour will bring its exciting show back to our Sands Gallery, featuring an evening of hysterical entertainment... more

New York Kitchen
Mar 19, 2020

NYK is partnering with GAEL Brewing Company to offer a dining experience that is local, social and unique. The beer which is locally hand-crafted, GAËL Brewing Company is an Irish-American... more

New York Kitchen
Apr 16, 2020

New York Kitchen is partnering with Cider Creek Hard Cider from Canisteo, NY to offer a unique pairing event. Cider Creek is the most awarded cidery in the United States from GLINTCAP (Great Lakes... more