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3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
716-833-6988
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great!

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2014
George J
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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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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23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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106 reviews 106 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 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
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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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71 reviews 71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2009

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

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Troy, NY
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10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3268 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1334
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: 716-833-6988

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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