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Gabriel's Gate Restaurant

145 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1513
716-886-0602
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Ranked #204 of 905 Restaurants in Buffalo
Price range: $21 - $30
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Buffalo
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Horrible service. The waitress greeted us with do you need to order? We had to ask her for specials. Steak was over cooked and my pasta dish was pretty boring.

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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We read the reviews and the forum threads about which place had the best wings in town. Gabriel's Gate always was near the top, but like all the places it had its detractors. Undeterred, we stopped in for lunch on the Labour Day weekend and had excellent service and delicious food. We would highly recommend a visit. Service was prompt... More

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

I still cannot understand why this place is so low rated. Some reviewers comment as if it's not a good thing the restaurant's local spirit. Well, for me this is all about it! Locals = genuine! Cozy and friendly, it serves the best Buffalo wings I ever had! Better than Anchor's, for example. Juicier, with a more distinctive sauce. Their... More

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Referred here by hotel clerk. Not very busy. Good service. Food was good with large servings. Seemed like a place that the locals would hang out.

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Cheektowaga, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I have been here a couple times and have had no issues. Sunday 06/29/2014 will be my last visit. 1.) The place is getting worn down and ghetto looking! I usually go in the evening so this time in the daylight hours was a revelation!! 2.) It smells mildew. 3.) The bathrooms are absolutely disgusting!!! 4.) Why would you have... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stopped in during a recent visit to town to see family. asked them to take us to get some real buffalo wings!! They did not disappont! A quirky little place, felt like we were sitting in a home dining room looking out over the back patio! Food was good, reasonably priced. A great stop!

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Depew, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I went to Gabriel's Gate the night of the Taste of Country to avoid the traffic and busy atmosphere of other downtown bars, and I'm glad the adventure brought me here. Our group of 8 stopped in for a later dinner and were seated right away. The atmosphere outside was bustling: the Allentown Art Festival was gearing up for the... More

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Buffalo
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

So I just returned to my office after lunch at Gabriel’s Gate. I was there about 1pm. I had read so many great reviews about the chicken wings there that I have been trying for months to find time to go and try them myself. Articles such as this: http://www.buffalochow.com/2010/01/top_100_buffalowny_foods_resta_1.html, or this: http://www.urbanspoon.com/r/42/460758/restaurant/Central/Gabriels-Gate-Buffalo, made me very eager to try them.... More

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Minnesota
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140 reviews 140 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Historic building with many locals present. Good choices, good prices on menu. It was easy walk from my Holiday Inn on Delaware. Nice historic neighborhood to walk in. So nice not to be a chain restaurant.

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Hamburg, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

A must stop when in Buffalo. Always great food, service and atmosphere. Buffalo is known for great chicken wings and this Gabriel's Gate; in my opinion is in the top ten!

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