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Tokyo Shanghai Bistro

494 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-2014
+1 716-886-3839
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 15, 2018
“Open late”
Oct 22, 2017
“Still Looking for that elusive wonderful Asian restaurant”
Closed Now
Chinese, Sushi
$$ - $$$
494 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-2014
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Buffalo and was in the mood for Chinese and Japanese. Thankfully the hotel employee recommended this place. Service was good, place was clean and food was acceptable. What I liked best is that they were open for dinner until 10 or 10:30...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

We’re still looking for that wonderful Asian restaurant where you just want to keep coming back again and again. This is not that place! Everything thing is average or below; atmosphere, food, cleanliness, staff, attitude to please and succeed. We will not be back! Very...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank MinkHollowFarm
Reviewed January 24, 2016

Went on a Sunday afternoon so the place was pretty much dead, if you get seated by the windows it was freezing. The waiter was really nice and make sure we were happy with a food and such. The menu has a lot on there...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank KatieeElizabeth
Reviewed December 17, 2015

My wife and a friend were at Elmwood Village in Buffalo and ended up at the Tokyo Shanghai Bistro for lunch. We ordered three dishes and shared. My shrimp noodle dish was really good. My wife ordered the dish that included shrimp, chicken and pork....More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Michael K
Reviewed September 3, 2015

Most of the Chinese take-out places in the downtown / west side area are super sketch. This one is clean and has very good takeout and delivery service. A little pricey, but quality food that is not over-seasoned. My go-to takeout place.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank misscrusty
Reviewed July 24, 2015

I went to this restaurant due to the high ratings it received from this site and I must say, I wasn't disappointed. Myself, my wife and my two teens were the only ones in there to start off with so I cannot say anything about...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank SidSiddiqui
Reviewed July 13, 2015

We ordered for pickup and got Crab Rangoons, Fried pork Gyoza, Shrimp Tempura Roll, Alaskan Roll, and California Roll. The total came to $26 and change so we couldn't beat that! The crab Rangoon weren't anything amazing but they were tasty. The gyoza were very...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Brittany W
Reviewed July 8, 2015

My husband and I absolutely ADORE this place! We are a young urban couple that eat only at clean places and it is hard to find when it comes to Chinese food! Out of a thousand places we have been to, we keep coming back...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Firefoxusa
Reviewed July 17, 2014

I absolutely loved this restaurant! Being a vegan, finding a restaurant is a DAUNTING task. I had ooddles of options to choose from! The service staff is attentive, the menu is expansive! Four pages of excellent dishes! They even give you some Chinese noodles to...More

Date of visit: September 2013
Thank nicholeb478
Reviewed April 19, 2014

Had a great time at this restaurant that I visited twice when I was in the area for a few days. Had the sushi which was fresh, presentation was great, and tastes fantastic. Highly recommend to anyone in the area.

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Vincent C
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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  • Address: 494 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-2014
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-886-3839
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