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Dinolfo Cuts the Ribbon on New 'Taste of Rochester' Eatery at ROC Airport

Dinolfo Cuts the Ribbon on New 'Taste of Rochester' Eatery at ROC Airport

Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and announced the grand opening of the new locally owned and operated food concession Taste of Rochester at the Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC). This new concession serves passengers an array of options known best for their Rochester roots and is the latest improvement completed as part of the ongoing ROC Renovation project.

“One of the best parts of our job-creating ROC Renovation Project is that it will incorporate the sights, sounds, and now ‘tastes’ of Rochester for our visitors to enjoy,” said Dinolfo. “I am thrilled that Taste of Rochester will offer some of our community’s most iconic foods, like Tahou’s Garbage Plates, Salvatore’s pizza, and Abbott’s custard, just to make a few. From our exciting Strong Museum of Play areas to our new Taste of Rochester restaurant, our new and improved ROC airport will showcase Monroe County’s commitment to growing more jobs, building better budgets, and supporting stronger families across our community.”

There are twenty-five Rochester area restaurants and food product companies participating in Taste of Rochester. Combined, these establishments have served the Greater Rochester community for over 1,000 years.

Amazing Grains Breads
Antonetta’s/ Meatball Truck
Balsam Bagels
Boss Sauce
Captain Jim’s Fish Market
Cheesy Eddie’s Cheesecake
Easthill Creamery Artizan Cheeze
Fee Brothers
Flour City Pasta
Glenn Edith Coffee
Gugliemo’s Sauce
Monks’ Specialty Bakery
Nathan’s Soup & Salad
Nick Tahou Garbage Plates
Palmer Food Services
Pepsi Cola
Red Osier Beef
Salvatore’s Pizza
Small World Food
Smoke Shack
Sticky Lips BBQ
Tapas 177
Taste of NY
The Distillery

“We are very honored to be serving some of Rochester’s most iconic and historical foods with area travelers,” said James LeBeau, Taste of Rochester Owner & Operator.

Taste of Rochester has also been designated as the official Taste of NY store at ROC Airport. The Taste of NY program is part of the state-wide program that highlights the quality, diverse and economic impact of food and beverages grown, produced or processed in the state. Taste of Rochester is located west of the passenger security checkpoint in the main food court.