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Ming Cafe

3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
716-833-6988
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Ranked #243 of 905 Restaurants in Buffalo
Cuisines: Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian
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English first
Brooklyn, New York, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I had a great experience with this place. I had a pretty good meal and the service was good as well. This place broke my expectations in a good way and I am happy that I had a great meal here.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I have known this restaurant since they open. Now I live different place, but whenever I come back to Buffalo, Ming Cafe always provide my confort foods. My favorite dish is " singapore noddle", a little spicy, but the cheff add varieties of ingrediants like shrimp, porkm eggs and fresh vegetables. A little curry flavour makes me get hungry. Another... More

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buffalo, ny
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71 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

Tiny and very elegant, the aromas welcome you as you enter. The menu offers many of the highlights of the late lamented Ming Teh of the old days in Fort Erie. The hot and sour soup was excellent, more hot than sour, but not overwhelmingly so. Hearty and complex with lots of yummy ingredients. The pork dumplings, pan fried, were... More

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Buffalo, NY
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42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2010

One of the best places for Chinese Food. It does have the staple American-Chinese items, but also has various traditional Chinese dishes. True to Buffalo form, their food is much more spicy than the any of the American Chinese food restaurants.

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Buffalo, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2009

I've been here many times and the food and service are consistently excellent. It's run by a Chinese couple who definitely do things their way. Definitely not your typical Chinese take-out. And that's a very good thing.

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Buffalo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2009

great food and amazing atmosphere. it was a great dinning experience and i will definitely eat there again soon. I hope others will enjoy it as much as i did.

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East Amherst NY
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29 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2009

salty very average food with high prices.Will never go back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

Really awsome authentic chinese food. the place is full of hand carved woodwork by the owner, really beautiful. you dont feel like your on main st anymore thats for sure. $15-25

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