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Gabriel's Gate Restaurant

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145 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1513
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Wed 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Tue 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Buffalo, New York
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316 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This historic building in Allentown is our to go spot when entertaining out of town guests who we wish to feed Buffalo chicken wings. Consitently excellent. Service has always been good and while the large menu featuring lots of bar food appetizers, salads, dinners and sandwiches, we almost always get their big juicy wings. Far superior to the iconic Anchor... More 

Thank bflobear11
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95 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Multiple locals said if we wanted great wings in a local (non-tourist) environment go to Gabriel's Gate in the dynamic Allentown neighborhood. I've had lots of good wings over the years but these were a step up. Meaty wings with a balanced sauce and traditional blue cheese dressing, celery and carrot stick were perfect. I ordered my wings extra crispy... More 

Thank Jamfam18
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found Gabriel's Gate by Googling "best buffalo wings." The search result did not disappoint! The place is small, but packed with loads of character and charm. There is additional patio seating out back. No children's menu here but there are appetizers that will suffice, such as chicken strips. The staff were very friendly. When ordering wings, don't mess around... More 

Thank TravelingTammy1
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't like Buffalo wings -- or rather, I didn't until I had a single order of mild wings here. They were extraordinary: served hot, crisp and not in the least too vinegary. Good service, great wings, odd but interesting decor. What more could you possibly want?

Thank yobyot
Buffalo, New York
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming here with my family for years. They have good food and I like the pub / lodge feel. My husband and I stopped in the other night for a beer. We sat at the bar and the bartender was very nice. I've always had a pleasant experience here. I'd recommend this restaurant.

Thank jewelsfin
Mineola, New York
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I told my friends I was going to Buffalo and planned on another trip to Anchor Bar, they suggested I try something new and suggested Gabriel's Gate. Very easy to get to from the harbor side and there was plenty of street parking. Interesting "rustic" setting which has a lively bar and plenty servers manning the tables. I started... More 

Thank Joel H
Upstate New York
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Onion rings were good. The rest of the food was good but not worth a special trip to Buffalo. Had a grilled chicken with provolone cheese and spinach. Large portion but could have used some seasoning. Prices were good. Very old building with animal heads mounted around the room and several carved wooden Indians.

Thank Upstate_Gator
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

Everything was great , the service , the food, dinks were always filled. Fast service and very polite

Thank Bill R
La Verne
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Four of us went here for dinner. Great location, older houses and buildings with a breath of rebirth giving life to the neighborhood. Pub style restaurant. Good selection of craft beer. Had buffalo wings as an appetizer and found them to be very good, could have made a meal of them. Three of us ordered fish and chips while the... More 

Thank mans265
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

When I got to Buffalo everyone I asked told me I have to stop here for food, especially the wings. They were not wrong this is the place to go and hands down the wings are amazing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1513
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: 716-886-0602

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