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475 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 332-2928
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Ranked #17 of 919 Restaurants in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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niagara
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90 reviews 90 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I had the chirashi sushi (a standard by which I assess many sushi places), and my wife had the loco moco (something unique to sea bar). We were both very satisfied with the food. It didn't wow us, it didn't disappoint us, it simply made us very happy. I was initially worried that my chirashi looked small, but it was... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This restaurant had excellent food, service, atmosphere and a wide bar selection. The shusi was of the highest quality and the food was very well presented and plentiful. This restaurant is a great choice if you are staying in the Buffalo's downtown area.

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Buffalo, New York
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498 reviews 498 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My son, my daughter and a dear friend were visiting. Naturally, I wanted to take them to our favorite restaurant in Buffalo. We had a gloriously nice dinner. Everyone was very impressed from the beautifully made cocktails to the sushi. You just can't go wrong here. My daughter had the Ramen noodles. Super. The scallop dish was ordered by two... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

I was there for a late lunch and had the miso soup and some Nigiris. The Ikura and the Maguro was amazing, the rest was more average. It was very good over all and I will come again!

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Grand Island, New York
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90 reviews 90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My wife and I visited Sea Bar on a Saturday night with reservations and we were both very pleased and definitely would return. The service was good and the food was great! I highly recommend trying the "beef on weck" sushi. This is a pretty amazing tasting sushi roll paying tribute to the classic Buffalo beef on weck sandwich. We... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Everything I have ever ordered here in the 10 timesIi've been here has been tasty and top quality....it can be a bit pricey but as always you get what you pay for....

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Buffalo, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Enjoyed a nice date night with my wife here on a Friday night. Sushi was great, not sure it's the best ever like some other reviewers claim, but it was very good. Very fresh. Fish Taco was amazing! The restaurant itself was so-so, I was not impressed at all with the actual restaurant or the unisex bathroom. Had a great... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My favorite meal here is a 3 to 6 oysters followed by sashimi, (usually the 5 fishes 5 flavors ). The cocktail specials at Seabar are also very very good. During our last visit their special was seafood tacos, wonderful. Make reservations several days ahead as it is very crowded, especially when touring Broadway musicals are at Shea's .

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Rochester, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

I have been in hundreds of restaurants for sushi and I have to say that this is' one of the best ever for creativity and goodness !! 100% ok. you should definitely try it because it is not easy to find another one that makes the dishes so good !! wonderful !!!!

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Finks
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Sushi here was good (not great) and there was a large selection, with some innovative selections. Service was excellent, but in terms of entrees, there was not much to choose from, and no one in our party could say much positive. It is also very loud, as the bar gets crowded, even on weeknights. Finally, it was very pricey. That... More 

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Additional Information about Sea Bar City

Address: 475 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone Number: (716) 332-2928
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
Open Hours:
Monday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Sushi, Seafood

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