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Buff's Pub

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American, Pub, Chicken Wings
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317 Washington St, Newton, MA 02458-1613
617-332-9134
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Today
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Good for:
Bar scene

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Visitor rating
  • 30
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Maybe good food but rude to customers

We wanted to try those famous wings on superbowl Sunday.We had no idea that they had taken the phone off the hook and would not allow us to order anything when we arrived at 6:00 PM. This is not their first rodeo. They should have posted these details on their website and invested in a voicemail... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
Ellen N
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Late Night
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We wanted to try those famous wings on superbowl Sunday.We had no idea that they had taken the phone off the hook and would not allow us to order anything when we arrived at 6:00 PM. This is not their first rodeo. They should have posted these details on their website and invested in a voicemail. The level of inconsideration... More 

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greenfield ma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Stopped in for dinner weds nite w/ the wife , had a overnite at the crown plaza next door read review of Buffs sounded good . Michele our waitress 30yrs at Buffs was great , wings of course and she recommended the steak tips . both were great this is pub food at its best . Cool place small ,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Yes, the wings are hands down the best around. Wish they would step up their game on their burgers as they were just average. Good service and handled well considering the place was jam packed!

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Evergreen, Colorado, USA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Was looking for a new watering hole to add to my list of favorites when visiting the area. Knew a guy from Newton who had come here and sat at the bar on a regular basis. So, when it came to mind, we thought we'd check it out. We were nicely greeted, ordered a couple drinks while waiting for a... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My wife and I stopped in here after an afternoon Bruins game. We hadn't been there in years and just wanted to grab some wings for dinner. The wings came out fast, crispy, juicy and the sauces we chose were great. The only problem is they are now cash only so thank goodness we had enough on us to pay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We used to live 2 miles away. We were here every other week for their wings. We love the "honey hot" & "buffalo hot". The wings are delicious. The skin is crispy and the perfect amount of the sauce. Here is the other thing that makes them perfect...the ranch and blue cheese is made by them. Is not like the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I've been to Buff's pub one time so far, and it's baffling to me why I haven't been back yet. Buff's has some of the best wings in the whole area. No exaggeration. Go here with some friends, or some beer and a ton of wings, and prepare to have a great night.

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Bedford, New Hampshire
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56 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I don't know how their wings came to be well known. They were small and when I asked what kind of sauce they used they said Frank's Red Hot!!! That can be found in any supermarket in New England. And at 10 dollars for ten wings it's not a bargain.

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San Antonio, Texas
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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a fun, casual place in Newton MA known for its Buffalo wings. (Buff's). Their sweet potato fries and the burgers are also very good. If you want something healthier, the grilled chicken salad is also good. Service is efficient and attentive. Can't use your credit card here; pay cash.

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Scarsdale, New York
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64 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Buff's is a cute little place. It's a bar/pub. The stuffed buffalo head is a nice touch. The restaurant was pretty empty on the evening of July 3. The Harpoon IPA on tap didn't have the best head- maybe it was towards the end of the barrel. The waitstaff were pleasant and efficient. We decided to do some chicken wing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 317 Washington St, Newton, MA 02458-1613
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: 617-332-9134

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Pub, Chicken Wings

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm

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