Copyright        2018 Lamplighter Restaurant

The Lamplighter Restaurant

831 Fetzner Road, Rochester N.Y 14626


1 mile from Rochester Airport Marriott


Monday - Saturday 4:30pm - 9:30pm 

Closed Sundays

Always Open Christmas Eve, New Years Eve,Valentines day, Easter, and Mothers Day 


 We are always closed week of july fourth

As you know all restaurants have been mandated to serve only take out and delivery as our country is dealing with this world wide health crisis. In order to abide by these guidelines, we have adjusted our hours of operation as follows as of

As of March 19, 2020

Updated hours

Friday and Saturday 4pm-8pm

For take out and delivery 

We will also be available for lunch take out for businesses that are still staffing. Minimum $200.


The ensure the safety of the community and our staff, our kitchen went through a complete sanitation procedure on Monday, March 16. Going forward, we will continue to adhere to the recommended sanitization guidelines that are set in place. 

We are offering our full menu, with a few exceptions due to limited availability, and those items have been removed from the regular menu page.

In effort to make take out more affordable for families, we are also offering family dinners for 4 or more. They are as follows:

Chicken Parmesean

Chicken French

both with sides of linguini.

Pasta Bolognese

Gnocchi Pomodoro

All family dinners come with Martuciellos rolls and butter.

$45 plus tax.

Each additional person over 4 is $11/entree

If you would like to add salads to your meal, the addtional charge is $16 for 4,

 Each additional person over 4 is $4/salad

 We will deliver within a 3-mile radius, and there is no fee for delivery.

Both indoor and curbside pick up is available.

Payment is due at time the order is placed, by debit or credit only. We will not be accepting cash. Although we have always had take out available, delivery is uncharted territory for us, so please be patient as we move forward.

We have had some requests in regards to businesses wanting to provide meals to their staff,

which we would be happy to provide. We will do this for lunch or dinner for those businesses.

Minimum order is 10 ppl.

Again, pick up or delivery is available.

Please allow 24 hours notice for these orders, especially for the lunch orders.

Please go to the contact link on this website to place your pre-order or call during the hours stated above.

Thank you all for your continued support of the small businesses in our community.

Every bit helps, and our staff at the Lamplighter truly appreciate your business now and always.

Stay safe and God bless!

Our Story


The Lamplighter Restaurant is evolving. Established in 1970 by Nick Castronova, the Lamplighter quickly became a favorite of local Rochester residents as well as out-of-town clientele. Continental cuisine highlighted by Italian specialties make that romantic dinner for two or party for fifty an event you won't soon forget. 

In July of 2015 long time employee, Lisa Seifert purchased the restaurant from Castronova, and after some cosmetic changes to bring the decor up to date, while keeping the warm and coziness that everyone has come to love over years, Lisa reintroduced the restaurant as her own. 

The Lamplighter is happy to announce Michael Seifert as our new, Executive Chef! Our previous Executive Chef, William (Elliott) Rodwell, has been with the Lamplighter for over 25 years and is now taking a part-time role in the kitchen alongside Michael. Michael started with the Lamplighter in February of 2019. He has over twelve years of culinary experience and was previously the Sous Chef at Branca in Bushnell’s Basin. Michael’s passion for cooking started at a young age while in the kitchen making homemade pasta with his father and grandmother, and also inherited his passion for the restaurant business from his mother He believes in using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients whenever possible and giving customers the “this is the best I’ve ever had!” experience.

Michael and Elliott make a great team and are committed to maintaining the culinary excellence you’ve come to love and expect from the Lamplighter for almost 50 years. Please join us at the Lamplighter restaurant and try what Michael has cooking!  

Our Menu

Thr Lamplighter has a wide variety of dishes from salads, pasta, chicken, veal, seafood and steaks. Exceutive Chef Michael Seifert has continue to prepare some local favorites as well has added his own flair.

Wine List

The wines at the Lamplighter Restaurant have been selected by our experienced staff to provide you with a variety of white wines, red wines, and sparkling wines. Our staff can assist you in pairing a bottle of wine with your meal, to enhance the flavor of each bite.


Parties and Banquets

Planning a business dinner, birthday,baptism, anniversay etc....

  • We can hold up to to 50 people,

  • Private accomodations garanteed for parties of 25 or more

  • We will open for luncheon parties any day with 30 or more people.

  • Between the hours of 10am-3pm daily use of the entire restaurant dining are is available. Maximum capacity 80 people. 

For almost 50 years,we've been offering a full assortment of banquet menus, from buffets, sit down menu, and hor douvres. We will handle all details according to your specific needs. We will gladly offer you helpful advice based on our experiences and expertise known for coordinating all details into an occasion that your friends, family and co workers will talk about long after your event is over.


Contact Us

Would you like to get in touch with us? Please click below to message us. We would love to hear from you!

Creekside Plaza, 831 Fetzner Road

Rochester NY, 14626


Monday - Saturday 4:30pm - 9:30pm 

Closed Sundays

Always Open Christmas Eve, New Years Eve, Easter, Mothers Day & Valentines Day

Closed 4th of July Week

Creekside Plaza, 831 Fetzner Road

Rochester NY, 14626