Steadfast Tattoo

One of Rochester NY’s premier Tattoo Shops

Specializing in Traditional and Custom tattoos, our artists offer a unique and varied style.

Erik Mannhardt

Tattooer

Dewey Rice

Tattooer

Benjamin Luong

Tattooer

Address

635 Monroe Ave. Rochester, NY 14607

Hours

Monday – Saturday 12-8pm

Payments

Cash Only

Phone

585.319.4901

Appointments

Deposit Required

Email

erik@tattoosteadfast.com

Restrictions

Must Be 18+

Erik Mannhardt

Erik has been tattooing since 1999, and was born and raised in Rochester, NY. His favorite images to tattoo are traditional styles with bold colors and lines. Outside of tattooing, he has a passion for music and playing guitar in his band The Emersons.

 

Facebook Instagram Email

#fuckyou @sonofchocula

#fuckyou @sonofchocula

July 31, 2016

July 10, 2016 (10:26 pm)

July 10, 2016 (10:26 pm)

July 10, 2016

469256_524145444299235_851216440_o

June 6, 2016

894816_505403339506779_517420636_o

June 6, 2016

904417_505408176172962_869959007_o

June 6, 2016

893594_505412752839171_997748102_o

June 6, 2016

431655_315342058512909_245725496_n

June 6, 2016

416843_315345415179240_1883685178_n

June 6, 2016

Dewey Rice

Dewey has been tattooing since 2013, and moved from Watertown, NY to Rochester in 2008. His favorite images to tattoo are lady faces and feminine figures, animals, flowers and vegetation. Outside of tattooing, he has a passion for painting and performing in drag under the stage name Wednesday Westwood.

 

Facebook Instagram Email

ANGLER FISH! Thanks Johnnie.

ANGLER FISH! Thanks Johnnie.

December 8, 2016

Getting started!

Getting started!

December 3, 2016

This was SO much fun! Thanks again @allthelush! #rahldahl #thewitches #thegrandhighwitch  #angelicahouston ston

This was SO much fun! Thanks again @allthelush! #rahldahl #thewitches #thegrandhighwitch #angelicahouston ston

December 1, 2016

Pardon the glare. Thanks Miguel!

Pardon the glare. Thanks Miguel!

November 22, 2016

Thanks Chris! It says "Release the Kraken"

Thanks Chris! It says “Release the Kraken”

November 17, 2016

Thanks Aaron. Always a pleasure seeing you!

Thanks Aaron. Always a pleasure seeing you!

November 17, 2016

I did this painting and sold it about 2 years ago. I'm pretty good at letting go of pieces after I've spent so much time and passion with them, but sometimes ya just miss them! At least I know it has a good home. Thanks again @rome_roam !

I did this painting and sold it about 2 years ago. I’m pretty good at letting go of pieces after I’ve spent so much time and passion with them, but sometimes ya just miss them! At least I know it has a good home. Thanks again @rome_roam !

November 11, 2016

It would make me very very happy to be able to tattoo this dragged out lady on someone.

It would make me very very happy to be able to tattoo this dragged out lady on someone.

October 27, 2016

Benjamin Luong

Benjamin has been tattooing since 2014, and was born and raised in Rochester, NY. He loves to tattoo black work images and geometric designs. Other than tattooing, he loves his animals, skateboarding and building bicycles.

 

Facebook Instagram Email

My dad came through for his grandfather's tractor today. Awesome✊🏼#smokemdead #steadfasttattoo .
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

My dad came through for his grandfather’s tractor today. Awesome✊🏼#smokemdead #steadfasttattoo . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

December 9, 2016

Shamrock to start the day off👍🏼 #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo .
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Shamrock to start the day off👍🏼 #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

December 7, 2016

Threw this candle up on Em tonight. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo .
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Threw this candle up on Em tonight. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

December 6, 2016

Back/neck piece I did last night. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo
.
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Back/neck piece I did last night. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

December 4, 2016

Lil safety pin for Lorna today. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo #walkin
.
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Lil safety pin for Lorna today. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo #walkin . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

December 2, 2016

Designed a new sticker today to promote myself and the shop. Hopefully have them in a few weeks! #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo
.
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Designed a new sticker today to promote myself and the shop. Hopefully have them in a few weeks! #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

November 29, 2016

#JojotheBro lappin it up✊🏼

#JojotheBro lappin it up✊🏼

November 29, 2016

Clients brought in a drawing and got it slapped on them forever. Thanks for coming in guys! Forgot to grab a picture of the other. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo #walkin
.
.
.
.
.
((¥))
#tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

Clients brought in a drawing and got it slapped on them forever. Thanks for coming in guys! Forgot to grab a picture of the other. #smokemdead #steadfasttattoo #walkin . . . . . ((¥)) #tattoos #btattooing #blackworkerssubmission #iblackwork #blackwork #blackworkers #inkstinctsubmission #blacktraditionals #BLACKTATTOOMAG #blxckink #tttism #TTTpublishing #greatattoo #blackflashwork #TattooLife #darkartists #blackworkershero #wiilsubmission #dot.work.ink #traditionaltattoo #onlythedarkest

November 28, 2016

Book an Appointment

  • Appointments must be confirmed in person. If you want to set something up you must come down to the shop, fill out a deposit sheet and leave a deposit.
  • Deposits range anywhere from $20 up depending on the length of the time booked.
  • You can call the shop at 585.319.4901 for availability of appointments or walk-ins, however no time will be reserved until a cash deposit is made.
  • We require a minimum of 24 hours notice to change any booking. Failure to give this notice will result in forfeiture of your deposit.
  • You are allowed one booking change per tattoo, if you change your appointment more than once you will forfeit your deposit and need to leave a new deposit to re-book.

Book an Appointment with Erik

Fields marked with an * are required

Book an Appointment with Dewey

Fields marked with an * are required

Steadfast Tattoo Instagram

@morgankhalil 's kid got his first tattoo today by @evilerik138

@morgankhalil ‘s kid got his first tattoo today by @evilerik138

July 2, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

May 2, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

April 17, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

April 16, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

April 16, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

April 5, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

March 29, 2016

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

Steadfast Tattoo Rochester NY

March 22, 2016