We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Family Tree

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4346 Bailey Ave, Amherst, NY 14226
(716) 838-2233
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun - Tue 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wed - Sat 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 54: English reviews
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Occasionally go with my family for dinner. Always have had good service and great food. The chicken souvlaki is excellent. They always have great desserts as well.

Thank Derek F
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even thou it appeared to be full when we arrived, we were still able to find a good parking spot and only waited 5 min to be seated. Very big, clean, spacious and service was quick. Ate 6 for $73 plus ordered a meal to go - before 11am they offer breakfast specials. My family (ages 11 to 68) ordered... More 

Thank Tamara R
Buffalo, New York, United States
Level Contributor
56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The Bennett High School Class of 1964 has adopted the Family Tree Restaurant on N. Bailey near Eggert in Amherst as our monthly meeting spot. The wonderful, amazing, efficient staff has gotten to know this group of more than 15 or so of old high school classmates over the passed few months. Our meetings are about 2 hours long when... More 

Thank DCHill_12
Hasbrouck Heights
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We have been here numerous times. At times the food is excellent and hot, at others it is mediocre to poor and cold. The past 3 times we were so disappointed we said that we would not return there any more. Then earlier this week we went to another restaurant but was closed unexpectedly for the night so we returned... More 

Thank Ted P
Bowie, Maryland
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

After several repeat visits, the last being in May 2016, the wait staff on the most part very friendly. Very good variety of food on the menu. Food is very good.

Thank Keith R
Buffalo, New York
Level Contributor
81 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We have been coming here for years for their breakfasts and still amazed at the quantity and quality of food for under $6. Always friendly and accommodating, a real delight. Likely the reason it is mostly always busy. Keep it up!!

Thank steve y
Ithaca, New York
Level Contributor
150 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

This is a large family restaurant that specializes in Greek and American food. They are consistently good and have quick service. They have wonderful desserts as well. My favorite dish here is Pastitsio. That is followed by a close second of chicken souvlaki. My family and I love to go here for Sunday breakfast. But, on this last occasion I... More 

Thank kwebster2
Niskayuna, New York
Level Contributor
160 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,097 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

On the last day of our trip west to visit our college-student daughter, we took her and her boyfriend and two housemates to The Family Tree. The breakfast and lunch menus offered everything we wanted. Eggs, oatmeal, waffles, omelets, chicken souvlaki and all the accompanying bits and piecesi: the food was superlative. All we needed was better coffee service. Six... More 

2 Thank Lori12309
Clarence, United States
Level Contributor
119 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

Lunch with a friend on an early afternoon @ Family Tree Restaurant was a good choice as we both agreed that this was our first choice when selecting a venue for lunch on this snowy day. Service at the Family Tree Restaurant is always quick and efficient, but there is never a rushed feeling to your dining experience. As soon... More 

1 Thank Lori T
Mansfield, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
94 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

The staff was friendly and professional. Early on a Friday morning, the place was not busy and we had our choice of seating. The place is clean and well decorated. The breakfast was your typical average breakfast. I had my standard corn beef hash and eggs breakfast Unfortunately, the corn beef tasted as if they had just taken in out... More 

Thank Smiles3usa

Been to Family Tree? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4346 Bailey Ave, Amherst, NY 14226
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: (716) 838-2233

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Family Tree staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?