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Fortuna's Restaurant & Banquets

827 19th St, Niagara Falls, NY 14301
(716) 282-2252
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Ranked #25 of 247 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: American, Italian, Seafood
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Fortuna's has always been a great choice for Italian in Niagara falls. I prefer it more than any other restaurant in the area. For the most part it is good.

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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

We were visiting Niagara Falls with our 10 year old grandson and were pleased to find this gem of an old time Italian restaurant in a quiet old part of town. Food, service and portions were wonderful, although our grandson did mention it was not as exciting as the Hard Rock, grandma and grandpa couldn't have been happier with the... More

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NIAGARA FALLS
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

On this Friday night I thought I'd skip the fish fry and have a nice sit down dinner. I ordered the Shrimp Dinner which arrived with 8 perfectly cooked shrimp. The salad was fine and the bread fresh. The woman at the table next to me had the coconut cream pie for dessert and it looked sooo tasty. I was... More

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Denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

On 19th and Forest, back in the neighborhoods, you can find Fortunas. Outstanding Italian food, a varied menu (famous for their 'Beans and Greens' appetizer, though their hot stuffed banana peppers are very good too). Very nice atmosphere-this is an upscale place to eat. The servers are very attentive, though not bothersome. The homemade sliced bread is a nice introduction... More

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Niagara Falls
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Finally we tried Fortuna's. It is a bit out of the way but I'm so glad we went, it's an older place with very nice staff. It felt old world, nice. We dined on a Friday night at 7 pm and ordered off their pre-fixe menu. Such-A-Deal ! Starting with a glass of vine, a great antipasto salad, then a... More

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New York
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107 reviews 107 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

As a local that's still new to the area I've heard enough negative comments about Fortuna's that I've put off coming here. After all, Michael's and La Hacienda both offer great Italian fare within a hop, skip, and a jump away. But Fortuna's is different. In my mind I envisioned a rickety old tavern with red and white checked tablecloths... More

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Niagara Falls, NY
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44 reviews 44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I have been here many, many times in my life and can say I have never had a bad meal. Service can be hit and miss though. This weekend I actually ended up having dinner there both on Friday and Saturday and both nights were a hit! Friday,gnocchi and meatballs -went with a group of 4 of my friends and... More

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Memphis, TN
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We decided to go to Fortuna's because we wanted to try some authenic italian food. Loved it. They had the best chicken and gnocchi soup I've ever tasted. The parmesan haddock fish dish was awesome and my husband had the baked haddock and loved his as well. So glad we tried this restaurant.

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Niagara Falls, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Since returning to the Niagara Falls area Fortuna's has been a dinner destination at least once every couple of months. The food is excellent and the servers are always pleasant and helpful. The Greens and Beans are fantastic and I enjoy their sauce much more than many of the other restaurants in the area. If you are a fish person,... More

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Rochester, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We have family members who dine at Fortuna regularly - and they were excited to take us there for dinner. We were seated at a dimly lit area of the restaurant so asked to be moved by the windows so we could at least see what we were eating - no problem there. We ordered calamari as an appetizer. While... More

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