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174 Buffalo St, Hamburg, NY 14075-5005
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Buffalo, NY
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far my favorite restaurant of all time. It was expensive, but worth the price. I was devastated when I heard they were going to close and so happy when I heard they were reopening. However, I have been disappointed each time we have gone since then. It was nice to see the old servers back, but the... More 

Thank buffalobeachgirl
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Buffalobeachgirl: Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I'm disappointed to hear that your experiences with us have not been what you remember with previous ownership. I would welcome a private conversation with you to discuss what you were unhappy with. Many of our customers who were customers of Daniels prior to us taking ownership of... More 

Buffalo, New York
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought it was very expensive and you get little food, if you want a quite evening this is the place to go

Thank Joni L
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Hello Joni: Thank you for your comments. We try to price the menu fairly, taking into consideration the high quality of ingredients used and portions of food that we serve, and feel our prices are very comparable to other fine dining restaurants in the area. I'm sorry you felt your meal wasn't up to your expectations. Kind Regards, Lisa Donhauser More 

Orchard Park, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All food is of good quality but sides can be small and prices are the highest in the South towns. Unique but affordable to few on rare basis

Thank madridmarg
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Hello: We appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback on your visit with us. We would love to have you dine with us again and take advantage of our prix fix menu Tuesday - Thursday which features an appetizer, entree and dessert for just $32. Sincerely, Lisa Donhauser More 

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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I've loved coming here for over 20 years. This was our first time since new ownership. The food presentation was still excellent. Our waiter took time to personalize our visit with small talk and welcomed us back for wine pairing night. Still a great spot!

1 Thank Lori B
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Hello Lori: Thank you so much for your kind review and for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us. As new owners of a restaurant which held such a great reputation in the community, it was very important to us that we continue to hold the same standards as the previous owners did. We hope... More 

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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We view this as our go-to for special occasions. Very simple yet elegant interior, very knowledgable servers and very much a "grown-up" restaurant. Perfectly paced service. Servers will make you pretty much any drink, the rolls are to die for and you will never feel hurried in any way. If you're looking for the perfect place without loud music or... More 

Thank Nina S
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Hello Nina: We appreciate you taking the time to give us your feedback on your visit with us and are so glad you enjoyed everything. We look forward to having you dine with us again soon! Cheers, Scott and Lisa Donhauser More 

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111 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We arrived at 6:30 for a 6:30 reservation. We were told to stand on the porch or in the 3X3 vestibule. I asked if they had a bar where we could wait and get a drink and she said no. We walked out on the porch and there was a couple also waiting who had a glass of wine. I... More 

Thank SunshineV88
Orchard Park, New York
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We have been away from western NY for several years and our first trip back to Daniels was Mother's Day. First up ordered two martinis which arrived barely cold, followed by oysters that were not cold; the freshest oysters, served oceanside are cold served on ice. Hamburg NY may want to take note. Rolls and salty butter were delicious! Rack... More 

Thank bythewayof
Lisa D, Owner at Daniel's, responded to this review

Dear Sir: We're very sorry to hear that your experience with us was disappointing. We're glad to hear that at least some of your meal was enjoyable and that you were pleased with the staff. Mother's Day is indeed a very busy day and we strive to provide the very best service and food quality whether on a busy holiday... More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

This is a very small restaurant in a former home. Tables are close together and it is reservation only. The food was excellent. I was there during restaurant week and took one of the specials offered. It was $40.50 and included Amuse Bouche (mini vegetables with a raspberry mouse -fabulous); appetizer, (escargot in a creamy, tomatoey garlic sauce,-delicious); entree (NY... More 

Thank Doc13SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Great place! Great venue, food, staff, & ambiance. Not cheap, but worth the money. Not for small children. Chef does a marvelous job with the Menu.

Thank GregSueD
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

My wife and i have dined here several times. Ourlast meal was a family meal on valentines day. Despite being fully booked and very busyevery aspect of the meal was stunning. All the food was great, lamb, lobsters, veal and halibut mains. Service from mark was attentive and exceptional as alwaysand desert ( goat cheesecake) was simply sublime. Drinks and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $100
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
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Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Buffalo St, Hamburg, NY 14075-5005
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamburg
  • Phone Number: 17166486554
Daniels is a locally owned restaurant that specializes in French American cuisine with modern touches. We focus on using fresh, local, seasonal ingredients and making sure our guests leave happier than when they arrived by offering a dining experience like no other.

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