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All 94 Jamestown Restaurants

Forte

114 E 3rd St, Jamestown, NY 14701
716.484.6063
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Ranked #3 of 94 Restaurants in Jamestown
Cuisines: American, Sushi, Eclectic, Bar
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Rochester, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This was my first trip to Jamestown, NY and after reading reviews on here, we decided to make a reservation for dinner. For drinks, they have a nice bottled beer list and a few on draft. My boyfriend had a 22 oz Southern Tier Mocha. I was in the mood for a cocktail and I ordered the Garden Mary tini... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food was fresh, well-prepared, well-seasoned. Portions were generous. Service was particularly attentive and friendly. This restaurant was head and shoulders above several others we tried in this area of New York/northwestern Pennsylvania.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Forte has great food, great drinks, and amazing staff. Recently rated one of the best restaurants in New York State outside of NYC. We love the bar menu.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I rate based on a Global standard so it is tough on local establishments who compete on price with awful options in these communities. It is a 4+ star for the area. Good attentive service, great variety of food well presented.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our family asked for a table for 8 on a Saturday eve and we were welcomed and served graciously. Great food and wine menu. Many choices at our big table and nothing but rave reviews. Certainly one of the best restaurants in Southwestern NY. Make a point of patronizing this restaurant to make sure it survives. (I want to be... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This is the absolute best restaurant in Jamestown. The food is beyond amazing. It's the food you eat and talk about how awesome it was for months!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This was my first choice in Jamestown and they weren't open on Monday, so I waited until Tuesday! I'm sure glad I did. The beet salad was the highlight of my meal.

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Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We were staying at Chautauqua for the weekend and Forte was recommend to us on the first night. Totally worth the drive to Jamestown. We loved our meal so much, we went back the next night, too! The $12 steak and beer special offered at the bar (Tuesday - Saturday) is an amazing deal. An 8 oz steak (perfectly cooked... More

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New Hyde Park, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If your ever passing through Jamestown, make sure you stop by Forte for a great meal. The serve distinctive dishes, have a good wine selection, and a cozy atmosphere. Great food, great service, good drink!

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Jamestown, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I have had meals that are just as good, but what sets Forte apart is their service by bartenders and servers and the drinks made (suggest a Cosmo)!!!!

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