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Oliver's Restaurant

) #40 of 818 Restaurants in Buffalo $$$$ American, International,
2095 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-3212
+1 716-877-9662
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2095 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-3212
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Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Always ranked as one of the best I was disappointed at my last visit. The menu was very standard Amaeeican and only OK for the prices. Lovely bar and decent service but lacking in innovation. Very disappointed as this was always reliably excellent. Not worth...More

Thank My3andme
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Forget special occasions! We go once a week and have small plates at the bar. This is such a wonderful restaurant it is worth saving to enjoy the occasion. Also lunch is a great bargain. After a few visits, "Everyone knows your name". Olivers has...More

Thank Harlequin_12
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Food preparation leaves a lot to be desired. Service personnel did everything to suggest alternative dishes when chef could not rectify dish ordered

1  Thank Ecantw4174
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great food and outstanding service restful atmosphere. Easy valet parking. No rush but attentive waitstaff.

1  Thank James G
Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

This the quintessential upscale restaurant in Buffalo. The cocktails, wine all top shelf. The service exquisite, best trained and a lot of experience to make your evening special. The is all cooked and serve to your order. Cannot go wrong with this best of the...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Great for dinner and the fabulous George On the piano Friday and Saturday nite tro! Food preparation is very innovative and so delicious ! Awesome menu and knowledgeable wait staff!

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed October 24, 2015

let me first say that this is not my first visit to Olivers, have been multiple times and really enjoy the ambiance, quality of food, and service. One of my favorite parts of restaurant is the bar area, really a chic, cool spot to have...More

Thank RobBflo1
Reviewed October 22, 2015

We have been wanting to go for a long time and finally made it to Oliver's. There was a change in ownership about 2 years ago, this restaurant is owned by the owner of Creekview (which I love.) We got gift cards from a friend...More

Thank jy3
Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

This is a really nice place to go for a special occasion. The food has always been creative and great. Years ago they had an obnoxious waiter, however to my knowledge he's now gone. I can't wait to go back.

Thank Sean B
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Recently took my wife here for her birthday and was a little disappointed. Not sure if we caught a bad night but the service was terrible. It took 15 minutes to get our drink order in and when we finally did it took another 10...More

1  Thank Mike L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, International, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2095 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-3212
    (Amherst)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-877-9662
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Description
From the time Frank Oliver built the restaurant in 1936, the diners and food-lovers of Buffalo have returned time and time again for exceptional quality and service. The decades in-between saw ownership changes, new traditions and renovations to expand our landmark space on Delaware Avenue in Buffalo.
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