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291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
+1 716-856-9187
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“spaghetti” (100 reviews)
“sherbet” (6 reviews)
“cacciatore” (6 reviews)
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11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Looking forward to good Italian food this is one place...they make great food and the price won't kill you if you got big family.

Thank Patti P
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I disagree on the Chef's spaghetti sauce. To me it was thin and watery and tasted like they added a pound of sugar to sweeten it. The tossed salad was about a half a head of iceberg lettuce with one slice of...More

Thank Knittingchick
Reviewed September 8, 2016

This restaurant is soooo good. It has a family atmosphere and they are very friendly. Highly recommend it.

Thank sugar725
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

We were from out of state visiting Niagara Falls, and while there we got not one, but two friends telling us to try nearby Chef's in Buffalo. Now we know why. Classic Italian with checkerboard tablecloths and celebrity photos on the walls. Loved the large...More

2  Thank Day_Tripper_2008
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I have eaten at Chef's twice this year, once for a banquet and once for a dinner with family. I was not disappointed. The food is great and our server was top notch. I especially liked that you could 'parm' your side of spaghetti. It's...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

If you want to have some great Italian food, then you must try Chef's! Homemade food and the pasta is to die for. Kids will love it too. A must try!

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

The food is great and so is the service. The portion size was so much I had to take the rest with me. I tried to eat the rest for lunch the next day and wasn't able to eat all it. The cheese was to...More

Thank steve650
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Excellent italian antipasto salad, great eggplant parm and a very special spaghetti parmigiana. All top choices. Service is always good and staff friendly. Pretty reasonably priced too. In a hurry? They have a drive thru and on my last visit I encountered the Chefs food...More

Thank BigLouGolf
Reviewed August 24, 2016

The walls are covered with autographed photos of hundreds of famous people that have been there including a couple of Presidents. From the time you come in they make you feel like your photo should also be there.. The service is super and the food...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant for spaghetti parm. The daily specials are a nice change. They even have a liver entree! This is not a romantic restaurant. It is light and bright with large dining areas. They provide bibs during dinner.

Thank Buffalo045
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October 8, 2016|
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Response from bkawa | Reviewed this property |
its easier to order on line
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September 15, 2015|
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hi can you tell me if its possible to make a reservation on youre web site ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-856-9187
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