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Viola's Submarine House

1717 Elmwood Ave, Niagara Falls, NY 14301-1303
+1 716-282-7094
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“subs” (17 reviews)
“ribeye” (4 reviews)
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1717 Elmwood Ave, Niagara Falls, NY 14301-1303
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was only in town for the day , my work colleage took me here for lunch . i was told i had to have the steak and cheese sub with all the toppings . it was very good a small one was quite filling...More

Thank bvlynch
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Very quick, tastes delicious! Always fresh, a gem in the city of niagara falls.thankful to have a local business that has such a good sub

Thank Jeanine H
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I had the Philly cheese steak and it was really good. A bit oily though, but that was my fault I let them add the oil. Even though it doesn't look that big wrapped tightly in the plastic wrap, I could only eat half. I...More

Thank MizTerry
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Been eating at Viola's for some 50 yrs now and the subs just have that certain something. There are plenty of places to get subs in the Niagara Falls area, each with their own twist, some overstuffed, some with other differences, but in my opinion...More

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is the home of Steak and Cheese Subs WNY Style - bar none. The flattop is well seasoned and the steak is cut fresh - nice slices of rib eye. This is no frills - just plain solid steak and cheese subs which are...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

they're subs are wrapped in plastic wrap an their is so much oil on them its almost inedible. An i hate having to break into my sib to eat it so much wrappin an that pic is enough of a red stop sign.

Thank Rachelle O
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped on the way to the falls. This by far is the best steak and pastrami sub I ever ate. Thin ribeye grilled on a seasoned grill with pastrami is amazing. The dressing was salt and oil. I should of bought 2 for the...More

Thank Lou A
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I started patronizing this shop when it opened in the 1960's. The subs are second to none. There are tables for inside dining. Fast service and reasonable priced. However it closes at 5 P.M., no evening hours.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Always plan my trips to Niagara Falls with a stop at Violas, the very best steak subs. The double size is a bit much, better to order two regular size, one for now and one for later

Thank ccleary2016
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Every year I return because I love the hoagies and the rolls and authentic Italian meat and cheeses. Just the fragrance walking in the door makes my mouth water!!!!

Thank cindyguerin1
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1717 Elmwood Ave, Niagara Falls, NY 14301-1303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-282-7094
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