Community Meal Program

The Mission feeds the homeless as well as low-income men, women and children of the Rochester community. This community meal which is served nightly at 6:45pm is free of charge to visitors and clients. A thirty minute, gospel based, non-denominational chapel service is presented after each hot meal. Attendance is optional. 


Open Door Mission Samaritan House Rescue Shelter
210 West Main Street
Rochester, New York 14608

Hours of Operation


The doors open at 1:00pm M-F followed by a coffee hour (coffee hour on Thursdays and Sundays at 4:30 - 5:30pm.) The doors open ar 4:00pm on Saturday and Sunday.




All individuals who have a need for food are welcome.