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Papaya

) #81 of 821 Restaurants in Buffalo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Chippewa, Buffalo, NY
+1 716-856-2444
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“udon noodles” (9 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
“butterfish” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Chippewa, Buffalo, NY
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time at Papaya after many trips to Buffalo, and glad I finally tried it. Thai noodles were well prepared with fresh ingredients. Spice level was perfect with spicy condiments to kick up the level if desired. Will definitely go again.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Restaurant conveniently connected to hotel. Had salmon special for dinner and the crispy eggplant was excellent. One of the highlights was actually the flavored water--very nice touch!

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Really great meal. Awesome staff and fresh fish. This is my second visit and they do a great job all around

Thank Jaymath
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Close to my hotel, late dinner decided to check out Papaya. Southern Tier IPA draft for my beverage and Thai Fried rice for my dinner, see photo. Good place.

Thank aghyba
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Good drinks, often with an interesting twist. We filled the table with different kinds of sushis and enjoyed a dinner at a good price.

Thank Matgla
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We chose Papaya for our anniversary dinner with our kids. Always a favorite of our, tonight was no exception. Outstanding Vietnamese/Thai food as well as traditional meals. I opted for the crab/avocado sushi, along with a filet served with grilled asparagus. Others had Pho, calamari,...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

File this under "should have known better". I have this thing I do with restaurants. If it's a weekend, Downtown anywhere in the world, and a restaurant is empty...the food sucks, don't go. There were two tables seated at Papaya at 7:30 on a Friday,...More

1  Thank gfolmsted
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had some trouble to finding this place. However, we found it and were able to park on the street for free. A bonus! We entered this establishment around 5 P.M. We were the only ones there and we were well taken care of. There...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This was my go-to place for cocktails and consistently good food, albeit at a bit of a high price tag. My last four visits were decidedly underwhelming. Visit #1, crab in my sushi roll tasted less than fresh; companion's udon noodles (ordered vegan) tasted like...More

1  Thank misscrusty
Reviewed 2 January 2017

9pm new years eve reservations~ not crowded at all. Friendly server. Lots of choices on the menu. All of our dinners were tasty. The noodle dishes, filet, steak~ appetizers- everything was good. Pricing was fair. Location is great. Nice atmosphere.

Thank pkiefs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 00:00
Thursday
10:30 - 00:00
Friday
10:30 - 00:00
Saturday
15:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chippewa, Buffalo, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-856-2444
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