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Coyote Cafe

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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36 Main St, Hamburg, NY 14075-4905
+1 716-649-1837
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hamburg, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This is our go to Mexican place in buffalo. And it's right here in Hamburg. Chicken enchiladas a la cart is my standard order. Full meals are good with the two sides - but I know what I like. Salsa is wicked good, I always ask for for chips (compliment & made there) just so I can eat the salsa.... More 

Thank Treetest
Buffalo, New York
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Went when they were having a Hamburg street fest.ordered the special tacos, was not disappointed at all.

Thank Joni L
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

If you like Mexican food, you will like this establishment. You do get your money's worth out of your meal. The staff was friendly and we didn't have to wait long for our meals.

Thank Sharolyn W
Buffalo, NY
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016

My wife and I decided to stop in for dinner before a movie and elected here since we hadn't been here in years. First, the table was gross. It was so sticky, we wiped it off with a napkin and the napkin was then black. I ordered the corn chowder for an app, and it was barely ok. It was... More 

Thank Brandon W
Western New York
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

We visit Coyote every few months for dinner with friends. Dining room is in the front, full bar with additional seating area in the back. Lots of local brews and specialty margaritas available. Server was prompt and friendly, wait for drinks and food was very reasonable, even though they were pretty busy mid-week. Server checked back appropriately and brought drink... More 

Thank IronMaven
Buffalo, New York
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180 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

I can once again say I highly recommend Coyote Cafe! I've been a long time customer and I'm glad to say, they are back baby!! New menu with delicious new offerings. Great customer service continues. They had a specials menu - we tried the open shrimp quesadillas and they were so unique but wonderful. Enough for 4 people to share.... More 

Thank nmercer75
Buffalo, New York
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2015

Had a grad school fundraiser here neat place,nice atmosphere, the chips and dip were great. The quesadillas were awesome would have been bettet with sour cream. I paid one price for the event but I've heard from friends who frequent the place that its a great and economical restaurant to eat at. There is a slight mexican flavor, however not... More 

Thank Coachbaby48
Buffalo, New York
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

Have been going to this restaurant for a few years and never have been disappointed. Great mexican food, with more of an authentic flavor. Love the choices you have for your fillings, sauces and sides. And their cocktails are delicious also!

gooseHamburg, Director of Social Media at Coyote Cafe, responded to this review

Linda M, Thank you so much for reaching out! We'd love to hear about your dinner in any and all future visits! Make sure to let us know via TripAdvsior! -Coyote Cafe More 

Hinsdale, New York
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

We joined a party of 8 last night for dinner and after reading the reviews I wasn't quite sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised. The food was very good. Service was great and the margaritas were delicious. I would go back!

Thank KathyF1159
gooseHamburg, Director Of Social Media at Coyote Cafe, responded to this review

KathyF1159, We wanted to reach and thank you for the review! We're glad to hear our food & service out-shined some of our reviews on TripAdvisor. We'd love to encourage you to stop by the Coyote Cafe again soon as we are always updating our Specials Menu and atmosphere! Hope to see your soon! Thank you. More 

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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2015

My girlfriend and myself like Mexican and really want to like this place because it's close. Unfortunately after trying three time we just have to write it off. The food looks good but is invariably bland. They also have some of the worst servers around. After the first time we thought we might have hit on a bad day. Nope,... More 

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gooseHamburg, Manager at Coyote Cafe, responded to this review

jpofilms, We want to reach and thank you for the review. This helps us move forward with our restaurant and pinpoint where the effort needs to be. If you're willing to us a second chance, we would love to offer you a complimentary Gift Card. If interested, please email us at CoyoteCafe14075@gmail.com and let us know. Thank you again. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Main St, Hamburg, NY 14075-4905
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamburg
  • Phone Number: +1 716-649-1837
The premiere Mexican Restaurant in Western New York's Southtowns, The Coyote Cafe. Located in the heart of Hamburg, the Coyote Cafe is known for bringing homemade Mexican cuisine and a lively atmosphere. The Coyote Cafe is well known for making their own Red & Green Chile Sauce in-house and cheesy Queso Sauce.

"In 20 years, Giovino's Coyote Cafe has pulled crowds for Mexican food in the Southtowns." -Buffalo News

Coyote Cafe has a full list of Mexican entrees including Tacos, Burritos, Enchiladas, Fajitas, and not to exclude the Beef Matchatka, a Buffalo-Mexican crossover favorite!

We also have a full Cantina, serving Domestic Beers, Craft Beers, Mexican Beers, Margaritas, Martinis, Wine, Frozen Drinks, and Specialty Cocktails, like our Tini Bikini - Vodka & Coconut Rum mixed with Pineapple Juice and a splash of Grenadine!

The Coyote Cafe also has a complete Take Out & Catering Menu! Birthday Parties, At Home Parties, Office Meetings, and more!

The Coyote Cafe can also hold Banquets in their newly renovated back room!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?