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537 Main St, Roosevelt Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203-1712
+1 716-436-3244
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“raclette” (28 reviews)
Closed Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
537 Main St, Roosevelt Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203-1712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to try something different for a change. We had an OUTSTANDING experience at Raclettees. Enjoyed a beautiful evening on the patio overlooking Main Street. Service was top notch, the food was excellent and we enjoyed the desserts.

1  Thank AmherstTraveler2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really nice french cafe. Very realistic and the decor - tile floors- great champagne selection. Our waiter spoke fluent french and was very knowledgeable about the menu. He had great recommendations. The food was excellent. If you want a little touch of...More

1  Thank drevossler
BuffaloTravellers, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the feedback! We are so glad you found a little bit of Paris! We are proud of our staff so thanks for the compliment.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the chairs outside on the patio, to the perfectly French vinaigrette this place is makes me miss France a little bit less. The wine list is excellent, the mixed drinks more US than France, but who cares, they're delicious. Service is good. Food can...More

1  Thank annasofia10
BuffaloTravellers, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review! We are glad that we helped with the Paris 'fix'. Yes, the drinks are US (Buffalo Attitude) but where we can we use French Liquors/Liqueurs. Of course, if you would like a cocktail not on the list we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a bit disappointed in the menu selections. While the food was good we were ere expecting ,ore of a French cuisine. The service was outstanding and our server was very knowledgeable. The ambiance is nothing to really speak about. Don’t expect to feel...More

Thank nanaxs6
BuffaloTravellers, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the 4 start review! We are sorry that you were a little disappointed in the menu selections. The menu is made up of very traditional French dishes - Escargots, Boeuf Bourguinon, Coq-au-vin, Ratatouille, moules, crepes and of course Raclette. Then we add...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went before the Elton John concert. Service was excellent as was the food. Starters included French onion soup wonderful and small cheese fondue excellent. We all opted for the small portion of boeuf bourguignon as the starters were rich and filling, all I can say...More

Thank Redgarnet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great upscale but down home watering hole this is. Make sure you order the fondue with a red wine flight while you're there

Thank BrendanCunningham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It took us awhile to find, because the signage just wasn't in your face but the location was quite quaint. The restaurant is located next to a little square with a statue of “the hiker” and the street car runs right through it, across the...More

2  Thank Alvin L
BuffaloTravellers, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Congratulations on your anniversary! And thank you so much for spending it with us and giving us the opportunity to be of service! It is so rewarding for us to hear feedback like this as we (Paul & Sandra and our entire staff) really try...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Buffalo for the game and got married at Niagara, we had been in USA for 6 days and we’re getting tired of burgers, pizza and steak, we we’re staying across from this restaurant and it looked very inviting, we called in and...More

Thank Joyce B
BuffaloTravellers, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you made it back to Blighty safe and Sound! Thank you so much for the kind words. It is meeting people such as yourselves that is definitely one of the perks of owning a restaurant. We both hope that your memory of the Bills...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yet another great meal - food fantastic - wine superb - service awesome - it’s so rare to go back to a restaurant to find it just gets better every visit - well done to the raclettes team - keep it up !

Thank amandamZ590JR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally a place in buffalo that can cook a duck! I had the Duck breast. I started with a flight of the french red wine - very nice. recommend it . My wife had the french martini which she enjoyed. We enjoyed the Fromage with...More

Thank donsmy
Buffaloswife, Owner at Raclettes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so happy that you love our duck and other items! I would like to thank you so much for all of your kind words and this great review. I am surprised that you thought the soup was flavorless, as we are usually told...More

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July 28, 2017|
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Response from BuffaloTravellers | Property representative |
While not required it is recommended for Friday, Saturday and Sunday as sometimes it gets very busy with walk ins.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 537 Main St, Roosevelt Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203-1712
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-436-3244
  • E-mail
Parisian Style Bistro serving causal French Food, Raclettes and Fondues. Full bar and extensive wine list, Beer/Wine/Liqueur flights . Outdoor Patio, Tues - Saturday Dinner & Sunday Brunch with Mimosa flights and live music 12 pm - 2pm.
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