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Fish and Crown - Velvet Belly in Rochester, NY

At Velvet Belly, Chef Jeremy Nucelli prepares dishes inspired by coastal cuisine from around the world. We also serve up whimsical and fun-loving cocktails in a lively bar atmosphere. We’re proud to be part of the thriving food and beverage community within Rochester’s Public Market.

Tuesday – Thursday
Dinner 5p – 9P
Bar 5p – Close

Friday + Saturday
Dinner 5p – 10p
Bar 5p – Close


Indoor & Outdoor Dining

Nestled in the heart of the rochester Public market

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