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Original Soup Man

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5223 Sheridan Dr, Buffalo, NY 14221-3502
+1 716-204-5881
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Buffalo, NY
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

There is a variety of soups, salads and wraps. The food has always been very fresh. I have used the Soup Man on at least 5 occasions for lunches and the attendees always find the wraps great. Soup is fresh made and in a variety Combos are a good value. Enjoy.

Thank DrMikeSUNY
Buffalo, New York
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139 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

No question, some of the best soups you'll have, with usually 8 or more choices daily. The only thing I have a problem with, it isn't cheap. For that, I don't come here unless someone I'm with wishes to.

Ashburn, United States
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Just had an incredible lunch. Did the soup and sandwich and wow, both were awesome. I chose shrimp corn chowder and the ham and cheese. The sandwich was so full of meat I had to bring half of it home with me. I am up in the area on business and will certainly come back.

Thank Don W
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Original soup man yes the same one from "Seinfeld" I found it in Buffalo and I enjoyed the yummy variety of soups, if you want meaty or creamy or vegetable, chili, they have it all and you can taste too. The service was always excellent and I only wish I could take the Original Soup Man with me back to... More 

Thank LataniFi
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

My father loves soup, so we visited on a Tuesday around 11:30. My father had the clam chowder, which cost extra because there was fish in the soup. I often have difficulty with dairy and need to limit my intake, but the only other option was minestrone, which I didn't want. I decided to order off the sandwich menu and... More 

Thank quain
North Tonawanda, New York
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438 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

It was a cold, rainy/snowy March 30 in Western New York. What better way to warm up than with a good bowl of soup? Having a coupon, we decided to try The Original Soupman (I guess the one in NYC was mentioned on "Seinfeld") No pretensions here - clean utilitarian decor, clean restrooms -nothing fancy. But yes, good soup and... More 

Thank Marcia B
Fort Myers, Florida
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242 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014

The soup here are very hot and are delicous. You can get a combo with a sandwich, half sandwich or a salad. There is outdoor seating which makes for a pleasant change on a beautiful day.

1 Thank Maryteresa P
Lancaster, NY
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251 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Best lentil soup I have ever had however not for the price they charge. Also, soup is supposed to come with bread, fruit and chocolate. I got a nice piece of whole grain bread with butter, a tiny apple that looked like it came off of someone's tree in their backyard and no chocolate.

Thank Eimac C
Depew, New York
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

Orderered soup and sandwiches. While the soup was passable, the sandwiches were stale and tasteless. Would not recommend trying this place.

Thank Jman311
Williamsville, New York
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

I love soup, but I have eaten there 3 times and although the food quality is good, the price leaves a bad taste in my mouth. The restaurant is mostly a store-front with formica tables crowded into a sparsely furnished room with the ordering area within feet of the tables. There are usually at least 10 choices from chile to... More 

Thank beachman54

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5223 Sheridan Dr, Buffalo, NY 14221-3502
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-204-5881

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?