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All 22 Ellicottville Restaurants

The Gin Mill

20 W Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731
(716) 699-2350
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Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Brampton, Canada
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117 reviews 117 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

interesting but not my favourite place. live entertainment craggy old souls with great voices. did not eat in the front area (bar) as too loud with the music so ate in back. unfortunately a little rough clientele. back room has arcade machines for kids but was a fairly pleasant area. the food however was hit and miss. the French fries... More

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HAMILTON
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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

friendly and happy people we did not eat but food that we saw looked great. will surely return. four of us stopped for drinks fast service

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New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Asked our waitress to split our check between 2 couples.... She said no! Terrible customer service! Waitress was miserable and clearly didn't want to do her job.

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Hamilton, Ontario
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Bar food. Good chicken wings. Good price. Friendly and good service. Happy hour is worthwhile if you can handle crowds.

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London, ON
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94 reviews 94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I read about this place in the Ellicottville newspaper when we first arrived and was most intrigued by the live music. We had also driven by it several times on our way in and out of the resort and it always looked busy. A bit of quick research on the restaurants website and the reviews on TA encouraged us to... More

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USA
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82 reviews 82 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We happened to walk past the Gin Mill one night on a recent visit, looking for some live music, and were astounded how crowded and packed the place was for such a very remote and rural town. The band was pretty decent and the crowd was younger than in Balloons a block away, so it had more of a pick... More

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Buffalo, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Usual pub style decor but fu reading the signs posted around the room. The burger was very good-juicy, huge and done just right. Fries were very very tasty. So filling, had appetizers for dinner as wasn't very hungry yet. Would definitely return.

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rochester, ny
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Waitress acted like she didn't want to be there. Food was just ok,it seemed more like a local hang out, and they catered more to them? The Rest. was clean.

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Gloversville, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stopped here for lunch one day and got to eat in the seats right in the window area. It was fun to watch the people walk by. The place has TVs so you can watch sports or whatever is on, there are some video games as well. Burger was great! There are a few stuffed animal heads in there. While... More

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Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

On a rainy Sunday, we decided a late lunch was in order. Dinas' looked back up and we were worried service would be slow. So we popped over to the Gin Mill. A packed place is always a good sign of action and food turnover. This time was no exception. Beef on Weck and a BLT platter were piled high... More

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