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Amaretto Italian Bistro

7170 Transit Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221
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Ranked #23 of 131 Restaurants in Williamsville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Main
Description: Amaretto Italian Bistro, bringing the flavors of authentic Italian cooking right to your own backyard. Amaretto Italian Bistro combines culinary excellence with a clean comfortable atmosphere where you can enjoy classic Italian preparations as well modern signature dishes. If you have never dined with us, we are sure you are going to be pleasantly surprised as you enjoy all of our homemade specialties as well as a wine list where you are sure to find a selection to fit every palate. We look forward to serving you.
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English first
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87 reviews 87 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

I have frequented this place and reviewed in past with outstanding comments. Tonight was so awful, not sure what went wrong. From arrival no one to greet us, in fact no employees even visible. We seated ourself, only to wait and wait and wait. The male employee did greet us shortly there after but no waitress to be seen. Dining... More

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Lancaster, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A friend and I went during restaurant week, without a reservation on a Friday night, so we were taking a bit of a chance at not getting a table at this fairly small bistro, but we were seated promptly. Our server was the perfect combination of friendly, informative, attentive but not overly so, and we really liked her. We began... More

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153 reviews 153 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We dined here during restaurant week. They have an eclectic mix of entries. I had beef tenderloin crostini which were excellent and a meal in themselves. My main entry was pork tenderloins with asparagus and sweet potatoes. The asparagus and potatoes were very good. The pork was somewhat under cooked. My wife had the cod filet with a salad, which... More

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Niagara Falls
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The place was small and quaint and the staff very friendly. The menu had a decent amount of variety. The prices a little steep but not too bad. I had the Shrimp and Scallop Orrocchietto and though it had a sufficient amount of seafood, it lacked taste, I was so disappointed. The bread was delicious as was the salad, which... More

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New York City, New York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Bought a Groupon. The place is small and nice- reminded me of NYC. The wait staff are very attentive. The wait for the food was tooo long and the food wasn't anything special. Maybe they make the food from scratch and that's the reason why pasta is so expensive, but I don't know. Recommendation: why not, go and try it.

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Lancaster, NY
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161 reviews 161 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My husband an I went to the Amaretto Italian Bistro because of a Groupon we had purchased. Our waitress was Kaylee (not sure if this is spelled right) and she was excellent. The food was also excellent. We had the tenderloin crostini appetizer. Our entrees were the lasagna and the shrimp & scallop orrocchietto. Portions were good. My husband ate... More

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Buffalo, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My husband and I have been dining at Amaretto for some time. The nightly specials as well as printed menu are always fresh and innovative; Presentation never disappoints.We have brought several of our friends to dine there; each time they expressed that they will definitely return again. If you blink or sneeze, you might miss the small,non distinct sign and... More

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Buffalo, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Last Friday I went to Amaretto for the third time in about two years (I don't go to restaurants very often) and again the food was incredible good. I think that now it is even more refined than before. I had scallops with a crab risotto and my husband had a fillet with truffle mashed potatoes. We were very pleased.... More

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Amherst, New York, United States
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71 reviews 71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Our friends introduce us to this restaurant that they have been enjoying for some time. We had a wonderfully prepared meal with great flavors. My husband had the lasagna with the pasta made in the kitchen. It was a generous portion yet he ate it all. Two of us each had the pork chop over sweet potato hash. The chop... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Great food with excellent presentation. Attentive ownership and service. Love this place. Makes a great martini.

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Additional Information about Amaretto Italian Bistro

Address: 7170 Transit Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone Number: 7166354750
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Williamsville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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