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Mother's Restaurant

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PRICE RANGE
$21 - $30
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Television
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All reviews shrimp fritters steak duck freshly shucked oysters salad bread basket peas cake wings excellent food choices late night dinner active bar attending a concert nice ambience bar scene by the bottle open for lunch
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Reviewed December 15, 2019

I dined at Mother’s with my girl friends as we were in Buffalo for a concert. It was a wonderful experience. The restaurant is on the smaller side and very elegant with white tablecloths and a single taper candle on each table. The staff is...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Cleo245
Reviewed October 8, 2019

From what I understand this is where local chefs and restaurant owners go to eat. I have visited twice for drinks and some meatloaf take out. Food and drinks are good at a fai price. Atmosphere is nice and people friendly. Recommend a visit for...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Mike L
Reviewed October 8, 2019

excellent food choices from large menu, very popular quiet dining spot for couples. have active bar plus restaurant sitting. very friendly greeter and server staff. great music is played . went there 2 times in one week

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank richard L l
Reviewed July 31, 2019

We've eaten at Mother's a handful of times now, and always and only at the bar. Every time we receive great service and outstanding food. Granted we haven't done the sit down, big meal kind of dinner with wait staff. What we have experienced we...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank StephNOwen
Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

According to my friend, this place is supposed to be amazing. Therefore, It was added to my culinary exploration of Buffalo. Needless to say, it was a disappointment. The interior of the restaurant is very interesting, with a rough brick almost underground basement feel. I...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Madmaggie42
Reviewed July 6, 2019

I've always wanted to try it and have to say I wish I hadn't waited so long! There are many regulars who visit the bar and we were made to feel just like one of them - we were on a first name basis by...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Barbara J
Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

Slow service. Wines by the glass were below average quality. Do they taste them before they put them on the wine list? Bread was “interesting” but took a long time to arrive. Disinterested waiter. Appetizers and salads took long time. Trout appetizer was tasty. Not...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank daveeats
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

One of my favorite places. I have never been disappointed. Great place to get a great meal late at night.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mattrG3256YQ
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

First time here and my wife and I were a bit worried about some of the reviews. All was very good. We tried the shrimp fritters and they were great. Two of us had duck and the duck was very good and the rice side...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 315BrianF
Reviewed January 25, 2019

We have always loved it here- especially the patio- but our last visit was a bust. We ordered a dish that was served to us missing a main ingredient (in this case, peas!) When we asked our server about it, she went back to the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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