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East End Grill & Taproom - CLOSED

701 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2407
716-655-0550
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Most recent review
- Jul 29, 2013
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English first
Buffalo, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Several months ago I wrote of a disappointing visit. Walked by the East End on Saturday and see that it's closed. I feel vindicated.

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Buffalo, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

We have had some nice meals and that is why we stopped in tonight. Ordered drinks, but found out that wife's choice, Blue Moon, was not available. We each ordered the pot roast sandwich. Oh dear, that is no longer available on the menu. So wife ordered roast beef on weck and I ordered a Texas burger. If you aren't... More

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Wales Center, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Travelers beware--this place is cash only! The service is slow. The food is good. When the bill came, I was shocked to see that they had charged us $2 a glass for tap water! This is not NYC! This is East Aurora, for goodness sakes! We have not been back--even though we had previously enjoyed going for the live bands... More

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Rochester, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

We had lunch here on a winter afternoon. The beer selection was interesting and the menu acceptable. There are mainly sandwiches and burgers - lots of burgers. Food was okay to fine. My husband quite liked his turkey club. And my burger was pretty good. But the restaurant was very dim on a winter day and COLD! In addition, even... More

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Buffalo, NY
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64 reviews 64 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Stopped by in a friday night for a fish fry. Fish was good - but the sides were flavorless. Cole slaw had too much vinegar, macaroni salad had no taste at all and the german potato salad was floating in grease. Looks like a nice enough place have a beer or sit on the patio in the summer, but wouldn't... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

Food is good tavern fare, super friendly staff & chef. Bar great, love to throw peanut shells on floor.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012 via mobile

Sat outside,ordered, brother had a beer, sister in law got her salad and then we sat there for one hour and 15 minutes. When we started questioning the waitress she said ten more minutes. Then a very,very rude man who seemed to be in charge told us if we had ordered something like chicken fingers we wouldnt have had to... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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78 reviews 78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Overall, the food and service was average. The place is rather small and does have an outside seating. My spouse had the East End burger with Buffalo Bison beer and enjoyed it. I had the Pull-pork sandwich on a pretzel bun. Both meals were acceptable. I noticed that there was no apparent way for handicap patrons to get into the... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Dive bar. Smokers patio outside. Rude lazy male bartender. Horrible music. Under age drinkers. Dont waste your time or money.

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Rochester, NY
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134 reviews 134 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

After reading some of the reviews after the fact, I find it hard to believe we were at the same establishment. Our experience however different and very pleasureable. After several hours of visiting Vidlers 5 & 10 which I find interesting is not listed here on Tripadvisor, my GF and I looked for a place to eat within walking distance.... More

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