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Mike A at Hotel Lafayette

) #310 of 799 Restaurants in Buffalo ₹₹₹₹ American
391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2108
+1 716-253-6453
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
26 Jun 2016
“I like this place”
3 weeks ago
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391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2108
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere. Delicious food with a large array of Beverages to enjoy. The staff are friendly indeed. Very convenient as I was staying at The Lafayette.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The bar is beautiful and quite large. Lunch was great. You have to leave the bar and go upstairs to use the restroom.

Thank bobkat1955
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I look forward to checking out their weekly specials when I'm in town. If not, the fried chicken salad is always a great option!

Thank HM082
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

This is going to hurt a little bit. I had lunch with a group of fellow friends at Mike A's recently. This is my first dining experience here and likely my last. Before I go into the details it is important to understand that our...More

2  Thank Darren P
Reviewed 11 July 2015

I don't even know where to begin - guess I'll start at the very beginning! We pull up to the restaurant and there is no one available to park the the car. We left it out front and went inside. No one was there either,...More

Thank veronic110
Reviewed 1 December 2014

In a city that pushes wings and weck and curly fries as culinary accomplishments, where did a great place like Mike A's come from? If it was in New York, the line would be out the door. Even in Buffalo, especially on weekends, you should...More

Thank RobertitoL
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Buffalo's great chef, Mike Andrzejewski, has created a dazzling bourbon-centric bar and restaurant in the heart of downtown's Lafayette Hotel. Drinking at lunch is normally a prescription for afternoon lethargy, but there was no getting away from the sensational Bacon Old Fashioned, or the extensive...More

Thank criden
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

We come to the Lafayette to enjoy Mike A and the up scale bar. INCREDIBLY THEY ARE CLOSED!!! This Is a profound disappointment since they were both destination venues. Without them the Lafayette Hotel will never be the same.More

2  Thank Jonmun
Mike_ALafayette, General Manager at Mike A at Hotel Lafayette, responded to this review

Mike A at the Hotel Lafayette is ever revolving, a contemporary restaurant and bar called Bourbon and Butter by Mike A is now in the former Mike A lounge. The Mike A dining room is now the Mike A event center. Therefore, Mike A has...More

Reviewed 6 August 2014

My husband and I spent Simcoe Day long weekend in Buffalo to avoid the dust during our kitchen renovation. I researched a couple of top restaurants for dinner and one of them was Mike A’s. The cocktail menu was what attracted me online (best mixologist...More

1  Thank MCHToronto
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Mike A.s has an incredible lunch deal that is not very well known but it is awesome and an excelelnt deal. For only $12.95 you can get a beverage (coffee or soda), sup and choice of 5 entrees. The food is excellent. I have had...More

Thank FrequentFlyer_1987
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Is Michael A's restaurant still open. I have a gift card for the restaurant
17 January 2017|
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How does one make a reservation? Tried calling, no one answered the phone. No email on the webpage????
16 February 2015|
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Response from criden | Reviewed this property |
They've moved the restaurant into the bar. Check it out: bourbonbutter.bar or call 716.253.6453
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 60
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2108
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-253-6453
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Mike A in the Hotel Lafayette is a contemporary American fine dining experience, begining with the guests first impression of the beautifully restored hotel. Artisan crafted cocktails in the Art Deco era lounge begin an evening of unparalled service and cuisine and ala carte and tasting menus feature the finest ingredients prepared with passion and respect. The superlative wine list will accentuate a perfect dininng experience.