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Allen St Hardware Store Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
+1 716-882-8843
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
“cheese board” (3 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best place to eat yhat I have been in a long time. Excellent food...excellent atmosphere. ...can't wait to come bsck

Thank Mhoraig M
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is the place to eat, within the larger welcoming and historic Allentown neighborhood. We started with bruschetta with remarkably fresh and flavorful tomatoes, rich tasty cabbage soup, grilled fresh ciabatta, I had the lamb steak with asparagus - it was remarkable, my husband had...More

Thank christopherkoontz
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We brought others for dinner after having a good meal prior. This time- not so much. There was no fish fry offered which was the reason we came. The catfish po- boy sandwich was just ok- a bit bland with fries that were not crispy....More

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We got the cheese board, fry basket, bruschetta, mac and cheese side, mashed potato side, the grilled cheese and tomatoes, and the eggplant panini. Everything was super good, except the panini was too greasy and got a little soggy. However, we did get this food...More

Thank sargar69
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Meet someone for a drink here and was really glad to be able actually enjoy convo without having to shout and scream over music. Great place.

Thank djbool
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We walked into this restaurant because an eatery down the street could not see our party of six. Allen Street hardware seated us promptly and the service was wonderful! Our food was delicious and very well priced… We had Panini's, ravioli, lasagna and a seafood...More

Thank Xanadu12
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first place we ate on our trip to Buffalo and it was just what we were looking for. The service was efficient the food was tasty and the ambience was fun.

Thank Ethan S
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the cafe only for drinks and some live music. After I mentioned my lack of knowledge about Bourbon in comparison to Single Malt Scotch, the bartender offered three Bourbons to taste and a full glass of his preferred Single Malt for free. Great...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Happened upon this little gem while traveling through Buffalo. What a pleasant surprise! They were very accomodating to us and our family group of 7, some of who had to leave early with a sick child. The little patio our front is great, and inside...More

1  Thank FoothillTravelers
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Overpriced average food and atmosphere. Extremely poor service. Save yourself the trouble and go to a real restaurant.

Thank Rick P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-882-8843
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