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Sea Bar City

475 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 332-2928
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Ranked #10 of 906 restaurants in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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lima
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190 reviews 190 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We started our dinner with two Sushi Rolls - the Beef on Weck and Miso Carmel Crab Rolls. The Beef on Weck is a take on the Beef on Kimmelweck roll that you can only find in Buffalo. The rolls invokes all of the same flavors with Roast Beef wrapped around the sushi rice with caraway seeds and salt sprinkled... More

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Buffalo, New York
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184 reviews 184 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Always a treat to eat here. Never a disappointment. Grilled Octopus is great!! Oysters are always fresh. Great waitstaff.

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Buffalo, New York
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105 reviews 105 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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
17 helpful votes 17 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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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 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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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 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
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113 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 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
14 helpful votes 14 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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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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