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Fireside Restaurant

5377 West Lake Rd, Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 679-1199
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Ranked #4 of 31 restaurants in Dunkirk
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 28, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Dunkirk, NY
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Tried to go here for dinner on Valentine's Day, they were full. Next day they were closed and a for sale sign is still on building

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Macedon, New York
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103 reviews 103 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I just heard that the fireside has gone out of business. I walked by there today but there was no signage saying they are closed but there was noone around either. Last night at around 8:30, 2/21/14, we drove by and the place and it was empty and there were no vehicles. Robin had really done a nice job with... More

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Buffalo, New York
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156 reviews 156 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant has been a staple in the Dunkirk area for many years. They're been several owners. The current owner is doing an excellent job. The remodeled interior looks very chic. The food quality, prep and offerings are consistently good. We've had only a few disappointments which do not overshadow the excellent experience. I would recommend this

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Fredonia, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Previous owners were known for fussing over birthdays and remembering this, my spouse called here for a reservation, telling them we were celebrating a birthday.When we arrived, there was only one other family dining and the waitress said to sit anywhere. No mention was ever made of a birthday.The lighting is pretty bright and the flooring is some kind of... More

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Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

The food was very good. We had a party of 7 for dinner and ordered Scallops, lobster bisque, crab cakes, chicken Florentine and parmesan which were all excellent. The staff had good character and was friendly. Atmosphere was pleasant warm lighting and a cozy gas fireplace. We take our food very seriously and consider cooking to be a hobby and... More

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Dansville, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My Mom wanted to go out for a steak dinner but didnt want to drive far. So it was decided to come here, an old favorite. When we arrived, it was freezing in the dining room ( we were the only patrons), but staff noticed this and turned up the heat for us. We started with french onion soup.... it... More

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Western New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

My husband and I eat at the Fireside regularly and I've never had a bad meal here. I love the way the new owners brightened up the place with the new decor. It really is the best restaurant in Dunkirk.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal at the Fireside Manor. Don't let the picture on this site scare you. We almost passed by this stop. We had a very nice meal. The portions are generous. We enjoyed some local wine and the dessert was sinful. I would highly recommend this stop.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed our takeout from this newly decorated dinner hotspot. It is only 5 minutes from the state park but we were sad to have not eaten in. Many diners were seated at white table clothed tables and perched at the lovely bar. The Belmont showed on their screens. The entire staff was inviting and went above and beyond to... More

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Dunkirk, New York
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

They have a fireplace that you can sit by and have a romantic dinner for 2. Food is always good and the wine list is plentiful.

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