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The Yelling Goat

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205 Central Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-1806
+1 716-683-0462
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“goat” (13 reviews)
“burger” (21 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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205 Central Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-1806
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went there for dinner. The menu is extensive and inviting. We both ordered the fish fry. We were told what kind of fish it was and the menu was explained extensively. The fish was done perfectly and the fries were great,...More

Thank kurlz2222
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the five stars (technically, filled in circles). I am glad you enjoyed your dinner and that our wait staff was informative and attentive. Your words mean alot to us. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. If I may make a recommendation...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attentive staff, we had pizza and wings. Food was good enjoyed the wing flavor it was different. We will return.

Thank Frank F
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Frank, Sorry your review fell off my radar. Thank you for the four stars. I am glad you enjoyed your pizza and wings. I hope your son had a nice birthday. I will pass your words on to our staff. Thanks again, Laurie.

Reviewed 13 August 2018

I'm sad to say that we've never tried this amazing place until now....even though it's a stone's throw away from our house. My husband and I always struggle to think of a place to get a bite to eat, and we live in an area...More

Thank jando24
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. I am so glad that you enjoyed the Goat. We take great pride in the food we serve and the staff we employ. The bartender that took care of you has been with us for over a decade, starting...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

A while ago, Grover's on Transit Road was featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives for their burgers. Grover's burgers are good. The Yelling Goat's burgers are better. FAR better. This burger tastes like all the best of summer put into a bun. The patty is...More

Thank soulhitchhiker
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The sign made us laugh so we decided to stop in. there is an excellent tap list. we shared the Caesar salad and a pizza, both very good. Our server was very helpful when we asked some picky questions about the anchovies (we love them)...More

Thank Woolite-13
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words. I am glad you enjoyed. We take great pride in the food we serve. I will share your comments with the staff. Once again, thank you! Regards, Laurie

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Four of us went for dinner, first time there, heard good things. Well, our server was not very attenative, took 20 minutes for a drink; left empty bottles and dirty dishes on table. We piled them and put on another table. She kept asking every...More

Thank Clete612
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

We appreciate your comment. Sorry you were so disappointed. Considering ownership is on premise at all times I wish you would have brought it to our attention so that we could have addressed any issues you may have had at the time. Regards, Laurie

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Have eaten there several times and have not been disappointed. The menu is extensive, so even the pickiest eaters can find something. The wait staff is knowledgeable and efficient. Bar room is separated from the restaurant which I prefer. Prices are reasonable. It is family...More

Thank dmkuss13
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Sorry it took so long to respond. Thank you for your review, it reads like an advertisement for the Goat! Your words are very kind. I will make sure to share them with the staff. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, Laurie

Reviewed 9 July 2018

food was very good... however the prices a little high... unless You had a certificate... which made it well worth it...

Thank Mark I
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Went here on a Friday night for dinner, it was incredibly busy but our waiter was attentive. Drinks were well priced and menu had a huge variety of food to choose from. Everything we ordered was delicious. Highly recommend having a reservation. We did have...More

Thank gabrielle d
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Gabrielle, Thank you for the wonderful review. The kitchen was running full steam yesterday. I am sorry that we were out of your first selection, fortunately, as you said, "menu had a huge variety to choose from." I am glad your waiter was able to...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Crazy menu - it’s like three random Restaurants were smashed together into one giant menu. Service is challenging... it must be all family because no one seems to be working too hard. The new bar is great - they really got it right there.More

Thank Timothy B
Waclaw, Owner at The Yelling Goat, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Timothy, Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed the new bar. We tried to salvage as much as the Goat as possible. Didn't want to lose the old Buffalo tavern feel. As for the service, the waitstaff feels like family because many have been...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Central Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-1806
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 716-683-0462
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