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Siena Restaurant

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4516 Main St, Amherst, NY 14226-3808
716-839-3108
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Today
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Doing business
Entertaining clients
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Northern Italian Food in Snyder

Check this place out, great pizzas to go as well. Full bar and a solid menu to cover all bases. It won't disappoint you. Service is superb and you can't miss at Siena. Very close to North Buffalo, Williamsville, UB, etc. Main near Harlem

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
downtownbuff
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Buffalo, New York
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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64 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Buffalo, New York
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Check this place out, great pizzas to go as well. Full bar and a solid menu to cover all bases. It won't disappoint you. Service is superb and you can't miss at Siena. Very close to North Buffalo, Williamsville, UB, etc. Main near Harlem

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Buffalo
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Good things come from Siena’s wood burning oven, thin crusted pizzas with a variety of unique toppings, roasted chicken, rack of lamb, and fresh Florida red snapper. From the kitchen comes a variety of appetizers, entrées and pastas influenced by the Northern Italian city from which the name is taken. When it comes to comfort food on a cold winter... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We love Siena, and we frequent 800 Maple but on this occasion (New Year's Eve) we found ourselves with our party being cancelled due to illness. We tried 800 but it was booked solid. Siena was able to sneak us in before the big dinner rush. The service was great, the fixed menu was a bit of a surprise because... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The food is great but then again your paying top dollar, so it should be. The place is a little too busy for my taste. I always feel cramped and they don't take reservations. This restaurant is affiliated with 800 Maple which is much better in my opinion.

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Cheektowaga, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have now brought 8 different food and wine enthusiasts born and raised in Italy to Siena. Each and everyone of them has agreed that Siena is one of the best Italian restaurants they have eaten at in the United States. All of them insist on returning here for the consistently excellent dishes. I look forward to the specials as... More 

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Miami, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I loved the large wheel of parmesan and the authentic parma ham in a special slicer that looks like it was made just for parma ham. We had fish and it was very fresh, nicely prepared but greasy. Portions were reasonable and the service was attentive. Enjoyed the bread and the delicious coffee. The atmosphere is nice and not too... More 

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Chicago, IL
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I didn't find the food to be particularly great and the meal was overpriced. My scallops appetizer was tasty, but it was 15.00 for two tiny scallops. I also had a farro salad and was really disappointed with it. I thought it would be farro mixed with greens and vegetables when in reality it was farro tossed with a few... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food and service are excellent at Siena. Next we are coming for dinner for a different experience. I had the tuna app and the shrimp wrap which were both amazing. I took my mom and she enjoyed the margarita pizza which came in full or half size with a fresh salad. This is a spot to visit

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Buffalo, New York, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have eaten at Siena too many times to count - it is, hands down, my favorite restuarant in the Buffalo area. You must order the carciofi and the shrimp scampi! The antipasto plate is incredible as well. The chicken cutlets (I order them Milanese style) are so simple, yet I cannot recreate them at home. Their steaks are always... More 

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Amherst, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Small restaurant with busy bar scene and good food selection and quality. Very popular with local residents.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4516 Main St, Amherst, NY 14226-3808
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 716-839-3108

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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