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Bacchus Wine Bar & Restaurant

54 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 854-9463
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Ranked #14 of 919 Restaurants in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Franklin
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  • English first
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English first
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Went thursday pm for birthday dinner with friends. Seated on time and staff very pleasant and quietly attentive. Wine choices wide and fair price. Appetizers varied and well prepared. Dinner timely wide selections. Rib eye perfect, fish tuna and mahi moist and mussels tasty. Desserts very tasty. Waitress professional. We had a great meal well prepared and well serviced. Valet... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

There are very few restaurants which I would consider outstanding; as to be considered outstanding, it needs to have staff, food and wine that goes well beyond a traditional 5 star restaurant. Well Bacchus took outstanding to a whole new level for us. Visiting Buffalo from Toronto for the weekend, we didn't plan any specific dinner, but figure we would... More 

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Buffalo, New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Have been to Bacchus several times - both for the bar area and for dinner. Had a pre-theatre dinner this week that was tremendous as usual. The service was excellent and the food was superior. I had the Special Butternut squash soup of the day which was unique in presentation and delicious. I followed up with my favorite spinach salad... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Absolutely love Bacchus--I can completely rely on it being great every time. wonderful bar drinks, imaginative menu, great appetizers, nicely done patio. Even when it's crowded we like to stop here and have appetizers & a quick meal at the bar--best way to get to a show on time!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Every step of our meal was wonderful. We started with the Fig Gorgonzola featured app. We had never experienced Gorgonzola that didn't over power everything, it was mild and creamy. I had the Ahi Tuna, unbelievable! My husband had the Gorgonzola encrusted rib eye and ate every morsel. The service was friendly and engaging. Ask for a table at the... More 

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Grantsburg, Wisconsin
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The food was excellent, but on the pricey side. Desserts were $8.00 for a very small serving, but were outstanding. The building has great character, like many older buildings. I didn't care for the way they were trying to make it look upscale, but others in my group didn't mind. Considering the location and building, the decor and service seemed... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I love the bar and the steaks. Just as good as the Chophouse and the excellent service is more consistent.

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Oberlin, Ohio
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80 reviews 80 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We decided on all small plates for dinner. Everything was deliciously prepared and artfully presented. Excellent service. The patio could use a few plants to create a garden atmosphere.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Our family of seven adults went to this restaurant to celebrate my husband's birthday. The staff were pleasant and efficient. All the meals were great, except for one. Do not order the rack of lamb!! My husband and my son had the tuna and they said it was fantastic. My daughter and grand-daughter had the chicken, which they thoroughly enjoyed.... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We sat at the bar and had appetizers and wine. Perfect for the two of us. The Shrimp and Calamari was AWESOME! Very popular around 7-8 so make reservations, especially on weekends!

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Additional Information about Bacchus Wine Bar & Restaurant

Address: 54 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone Number: (716) 854-9463
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
Open Hours:
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: International

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