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Sea Bar City

475 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 332-2928
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Ranked #13 of 908 restaurants in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Buffalo, New York
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I had lunch here with my family and wow! It was delicious. We started with the beef on weck sushi and it was some of the best sushi I've ever had. I also had the fish tacos which were an amazing mix of flavor with lots of fish. They were almost sweet. My Mom, who is not the sushi kind,... More

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I was in the mood for Sushi last night, and decided to visit Seabar on Ellicott Street here in Buffalo. The menu has a wide variety of offerings, if you're looking for oriental type food. I had the Chicken and Shrimp Shu Mai as a starter, but couldn't decide on an entree. I wanted Sushi, so decided on their Tiger... More

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Buffalo, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

There's nothing noteworthy about this restaurant. They have a vast menu and the food is good, but omg what is with the lights fading from one color to the next? Everyone at our table complained about that. Would go back but I think there are better sushi joints in Buffalo.

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Buffalo, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

If you are planning a stop at Sea Bar, consider going for lunch. Only at lunchtime, Sea Bar serves the BEST cheeseburger of all time. No joke. But only at lunch. In addition to great sushi and terrific lunch specials, try chef Mike A.'s twist on beef on weck roll. A taste sensation !! For dessert the tempura banana split... More

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birdybirdcars
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My first time at Seabar a year ago I encountered a rude bartender. Exceptionally rude. I have since visited 4 times, and have only had perfect courteous service since. Their lunch specials have a lot of food at a good price (for high quality sushi), I recommend a reservation.

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Buffalo, New York
Top Contributor
159 reviews 159 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

You can't go wrong. Raw oysters were perfect. Pickled cucumber salad perfect. Grilled octopus always great. Pork dumplings my new favorite. Great ambience. Waitstaff 100% on

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Buffalo, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Love this place. Everything is so fresh and delicious. don't forget to try the warm Saki, amazing! My favorite by far is the Coconut Curry Soup, to die for! You have to try this place!

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Buffalo, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I love, love, love this place. I go out of my way to have it and really enjoy it when I treat myself. I recently went with my family after the holidays. The beef on week sushi roll is a must have. So is the Pork and Shrimp Shiu & Udon Noodle Bowl & Tempura Shrimp.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

My boss took me here for dinner twice on our trip.All the food was very good.The service could use a little improvement.The space is a little run down and dirty,but it is the city.I thought the sushi was quite good for being so far from the ocean.And yes I tried the Beef on Weck, it was awesome.It is a little... More

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Buffalo, New York
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159 reviews 159 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

For the past year, this has been our favorite restaurant in Buffalo. The food is beautifully prepared and an absolute delight to eat. The bartenders are great. Top-quality drinks. You can go here and impress anybody even your mother-in-law.

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