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Wayside Family Restaurant

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2301 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14220-2607
716-826-2279
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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I worked in South Buffalo from 2009 through 2014 and had never been there. Then in May some friends suggested it for lunch. I left there in disbelief that I had missed out on such a great spot over the years. Going back next week. Excellent service, diverse menu, clean and very pleasant... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Williamsville, New York
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Williamsville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I worked in South Buffalo from 2009 through 2014 and had never been there. Then in May some friends suggested it for lunch. I left there in disbelief that I had missed out on such a great spot over the years. Going back next week. Excellent service, diverse menu, clean and very pleasant atmosphere. Typical of South Buffalo, everyone in... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I have been here 3 times in the past month. The first time I choose to eat The Swiss mushroom burger with tomato, lettuce & mayo it was phenomenal and huge..probably one of he best tasting burgers I have had in quite some time. On the side were fries which complimented the meal nicely. The 2nd visit I tried their... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We have come to the restaurant for years. The food is great as well as the staff. Prices are well priced and affordable. For breakfast I recommend the Dens Omelet, the house special.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great food. Be sure the try the soup and check the daily specials. I live the Polish Platter but everything is good here.

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buffalo, ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I love this little diner. Great food, great prices. Tastes like grandma used to make ! Love their Open Chicken slovaki and rice pudding !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

this is a marvelous family restaurant, of sort that made America great before the chains came along... pork chop special fine and the pies are out of sight or, for the sake of our waistlines, should be....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We were many miles from home at dinnertime and was hoping for a nice place to eat. We saw people going in here so I turned around and stopped in. It was a 'seat yourself' and we found a roomy table near a window. The Sunday Specials looked amazing. I decided on the one stuffed pork chop special and my... More 

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Hamburg, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Wayside Family Restaurant serves good food at reasonable prices. The menu includes sandwiches, salads, and many homemade items including delicious pies. The restaurant is clean and the service is good. Not sure if they accept reservations, but we've never had to wait more than a few minutes for a table.

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

One of our favorite breakfast spots in Western New York. Why? Because the coffee is included in the breakfast. You need to remember that when you look at the prices. t first they look like every other diner. Then you realize that they are about $2 less than most anywhere else. We have never been there for anything but breakfast,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012 via mobile

Wayside Family Restaurant is one of South Buffalos best places to eat. Especially on Turkey Dumplin Thursday is the one day of the week that they offer this amazing soup. The first time I tried it I was hooked it has kept me coming back weekly for the past 11 years I've lived in Buffalo. The Staff of wayside are... More 

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Additional Information about Wayside Family Restaurant

Address: 2301 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14220-2607
Phone Number: 716-826-2279
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2301 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14220-2607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: 716-826-2279

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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