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Erie Basin Marina

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Address: 329 Erie St, Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone Number: 716 842 4141
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Pretty at sunset

We were there on a beautiful summer evening. The parking was bad, so be prepared to walk. Very crowded. We had our boat docked there in the 80's. Very happy we no longer have our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Deborah G
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a beautiful summer evening. The parking was bad, so be prepared to walk. Very crowded. We had our boat docked there in the 80's. Very happy we no longer have our boat! Way too crowded and conjested for me.

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kenmore ny
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210 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Nice to watch the boats and people watch. New bar/ sandwich shop/ and the new fancy William Ks. and of course the best Perrys ice cream stand. a casual feel and free parking too. Rest rooms are clean and the area is nicely landscaped .No grills but u can pack a lunch and use the picnic tables. A great spot... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Nice place to lie back and hang out and perhaps grab a bite to eat at the food courts and maybe take a boat ride as well.

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New York, NY
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

If you haven't been to Buffalo, or haven't been there in the past 5 years, you really won't believe the renaissance that is going on there. I was there first in 1985 as a college freshman. The people are more than enough reason to go there, but at that time, it was depressed and just a shell of its former... More 

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Getzville
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51 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

A nice place to take a walk along the Lake Erie shore. Great views of downtown Buffalo . Lovely rose gardens. Mediocre fast food restaurant if you get hungry. Better off bringing your own food. Ice cream stand. Otherwise poorly developed has little else to do there.

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Hamburg, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit during the summer months, you can purchase food of the usual summertime fare. The ice cream is exceptional. The only con is nothing is open during the winter, not even the rest rooms. Given the large rise in attendance from Canal Side the fact that the Erie Basin Marina is not operated in... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Enjoyed our visit and tour of the marina. It was a splendid walk along the dock up to the lighthouse style observation deck.

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East Aurora, New York
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

There is something about having bone marrow as a side! The restaurant is located right on the water. Water side tables only accommodate 2; however, the view is there for EVERY table. Raw scallops, tuna tortillini, et al is just not my forte! Had one of their very thin crust pizzas and it was great.

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Buffalo, New York
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Soup to nuts, you can sit comfortably and read a book with shade or not, grab a bite to eat, go to a restaurant for drinks, file your customs paperwork for your boat all within a short walk, and you're not far fron the newest attracton in Buffalo, Canalside

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London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

A nice marina. Even better if you have a boat. enjoy a stroll through here. nice to see how boaters spend there time.

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