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Ming Cafe

3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
+1 716-833-6988
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
20 Apr 2017
“Local gem”
7 Jan 2014
“Great!”
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Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I'm going to start with the negatives: They only take cash. They are open when they're open. This is a restaurant owned and run by a couple who close when they travel or when they don't feel like being open.It's not cheap and it's definitely...More

Thank M Z
Reviewed 7 January 2014

I had a great experience with this place. I had a pretty good meal and the service was good as well. This place broke my expectations in a good way and I am happy that I had a great meal here.

Thank George J
Reviewed 7 June 2012

I have known this restaurant since they open. Now I live different place, but whenever I come back to Buffalo, Ming Cafe always provide my confort foods. My favorite dish is " singapore noddle", a little spicy, but the cheff add varieties of ingrediants like...More

1  Thank Oralpath
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Tiny and very elegant, the aromas welcome you as you enter. The menu offers many of the highlights of the late lamented Ming Teh of the old days in Fort Erie. The hot and sour soup was excellent, more hot than sour, but not overwhelmingly...More

4  Thank rovingcarole
Reviewed 6 May 2010

One of the best places for Chinese Food. It does have the staple American-Chinese items, but also has various traditional Chinese dishes. True to Buffalo form, their food is much more spicy than the any of the American Chinese food restaurants.

Thank Disco_Aboyeur
Reviewed 21 November 2009

I've been here many times and the food and service are consistently excellent. It's run by a Chinese couple who definitely do things their way. Definitely not your typical Chinese take-out. And that's a very good thing.

2  Thank BuffaloChuck
Reviewed 5 April 2009

great food and amazing atmosphere. it was a great dinning experience and i will definitely eat there again soon. I hope others will enjoy it as much as i did.

Thank buffalocontributor
Reviewed 8 March 2009

salty very average food with high prices.Will never go back

1  Thank tita955
Reviewed 1 May 2008

Really awsome authentic chinese food. the place is full of hand carved woodwork by the owner, really beautiful. you dont feel like your on main st anymore thats for sure. $15-25

Thank bagels654
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-833-6988
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