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All 66 West Seneca Restaurants

Schwabl's Restaurant

789 Center Rd, West Seneca, NY 14224-2240
716-675-2333
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Ranked #2 of 66 Restaurants in West Seneca
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, German, Hungarian, Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
buffalo ny
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This restaurant is extremely good. The food is delicious. We both had the roast beef and it was very tender. The Tom and Jerrys are very good. It's a little busy ,but worth the wait

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Grand Blanc, Michigan, United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you are in the Buffalo area you should know about a sandwich that is both legendary and also only found in this region. Roast beef on Weck is something my husband spoke of in great detail before he took me to his home town the first time. Now, years later there's never a question of where we are going... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Went to Buffalo from Long Island to see a hockey game. Heard about Schwabls from an old Anthony Bourdain no reservations show. Had to try it. We were glad we did.Had the beef on weck,by the way beef cut by hand,and aTom and Jerry.Would definitely recommend trying both. Enjoyed the meal and visit.

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67 reviews 67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We discovered this place on trip advisor. It was a wonderful find! How did I ever get to 41 years old and never have beef on weck?! It was delicious. The beets and German potato salad were also super delicious. My fiancé ordered the haddock fish sandwich--it was good and the tartar sauce was homemade… But I would recommend the... More 

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Orchard Park, NY
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I've been going to Schwabl's for over 50 years - it's been a stable in my family for even longer. Schwabl's was closed for over nine months do to an accident and just re-opened the end of August. I've gone twice since it's re-opening and have been disappointed both times. The roast beef has been dry and not flavorful at... More 

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West Seneca, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Schwabl's is O.K. Unfortunately, they do not serve rare roast beef as both my husband and I enjoy. We prefer Ekle's in Orchard Park.

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West Seneca, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

I've been going to Schwabl's for over 30 years and the restaurant has always been friendly with great service, even traveling there as a kid from Rochester. The roast beef on weck is wonderful, mashed potatoes always the best and pickled beets my absolute favorite. Can't be beat for the experience.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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264 reviews 264 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

As a former Buffaloean, we used to frequent Schwabl's any chance we got. The beef on weck is still delicious. Served hot and fresh, lean beef (sirloin, I think) on their famous weck (salted bun). Was very disappointed this time that my roll was not fresh but toasted. One small area was hard as if it had been frozen. The... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Visited Schwabl's for dinner on a Friday night with friends from Buffalo. Wanted to have the classic beef on weck experience, so we hit this landmark. Restaurant is small and since it was busy, seemed pretty cramped. Had a short wait at the bar - you stand basically right inside the front door and really near the closest tables. While... More 

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West Seneca, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I life in the neighborhood and anyone knows that the signal on the corner of Union Road and Center road is a very long light. While getting stuck in this light, I had the opportunity of watching a bartender through the window at Schwables cough three times into his had and then proceed to touch the top of the bar... More 

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Additional Information about Schwabl's Restaurant

Address: 789 Center Rd, West Seneca, NY 14224-2240
Phone Number: 716-675-2333
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  West Seneca
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, German, Hungarian, Seafood

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