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Amy's Place

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3234 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1324
(716) 832-6666
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As crowded as this place gets it is still a must visit for locals and visitors. Big portions for very reasonable prices, but they only take cash. Service is friendly, too.

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Thank Marc A
Buffalo, New York
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably my favorite lunch place. I crave their vegan "beef" on weck. I LOVE it. I'm craving it right now as I wrote about it. Their other food is really good too, like the vegan Mac and vegan wings. It's a little hole in the wall diner with the absolute best vegan food. I also like seeing all the local... More 

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Thank jewelsfin
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing!! After reading reviews on Yelp and Happycow.net while searching for vegan food in Buffalo, Amy's kept popping out and sounded great! I was not disappointed after my visit! Amy's is a small busy diner located on Main Street. The decor is simple but the menu is far from it. Vegan options galore stare back at you... More 

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Thank pennypod
New York City, New York
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78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are to many to list of my favorite vegan foods, but here are some: vegan beef on weck, vegan Mac, seitan wings (hot or BBQ), and vegan Ruben. They have a food truck.

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Thank chris f
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went based on the vegan reviews. This is your very typical greasy spoon diner. Good bagel and omelet but for our vegan diner very limited breakfast option. No vegan pancakes. The coffee was not good. The waitress was very nice and gave good service. I was surprised when I said yes to cream in my coffee and she came... More 

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Thank xoxofoodwine
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the University at Buffalo for my undergrad and grad. This was perhaps the hippiest, healthiest, and the most affordable place for the college liberals to sit down and have lesbian waitresses be rude to you while they serve the most delicious fries and lentil wraps and tabouleh. Get the sweetened iced tea, lentil berry wrap, seitan wrap... More 

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Thank Rohit R
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Nice, quirky little cafe/dinner. Hot and cold vegan options and good coffee. I would go back for lunch when in Buffalo again; hummus lacking a bit of flavor.

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Thank HungryHoneymooners
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Amy's Place is popular with the college crowd, as it serves delicious, comforting, unpretentious meals that is reasonably priced. They have a ton of vegan and vegetarian options (vegan Dan Kabobs are so good), but a ton for the meat eater as well. The staff is super friendly and are really good at keeping drinks topped off. Overall, it has... More 

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Thank STrojan
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75 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I love this restaurant! I have to admit, this is my favorite place to eat. They have meat options, vegan options and vegetarian options...everything! They will cater to your every whim. Did I mention that this is my favorite restaurant?

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Thank Colleen N
Buffalo, New York
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

One of our daughters, who is a vegetarian, asked to go to Amy's for her birthday dinner. Since a second daughter also is a vegetarian, we gladly went, We had a good time and ate well. This is a very simple place. They do not serve alcohol, so if you want a drink stop before or after dinner. The staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, American, African, Middle Eastern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3234 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214-1324
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: (716) 832-6666

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