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Allen St Hardware Store Cafe

$$ - $$$American, ,
245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
+1 716-882-8843
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bruschetta” (6 reviews)
“cheese board” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

The Elk burger with just cheese is the best burger I have ever had anywhere in the world .A must for anyone that appreciates a great burger !

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in before a concert at Klienhans. The ambiance is great. The food was spectacular. My husband had the special- Lamb tenderloin. I had the burger. We were both in heaven

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed December 19, 2017

I went to Allen Street Hardware Store Cafe for a work function. I loved the ambiance and decor. The staff was very friendly. We ordered appetizers including dips, cheese and meat board, and bruschetta. The food was yummy and well presented. I would like to...More

Thank ProfessorOT
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best place to eat yhat I have been in a long time. Excellent food...excellent atmosphere. ...can't wait to come bsck

Thank Mhoraig M
Reviewed August 14, 2017

This is the place to eat, within the larger welcoming and historic Allentown neighborhood. We started with bruschetta with remarkably fresh and flavorful tomatoes, rich tasty cabbage soup, grilled fresh ciabatta, I had the lamb steak with asparagus - it was remarkable, my husband had...More

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We brought others for dinner after having a good meal prior. This time- not so much. There was no fish fry offered which was the reason we came. The catfish po- boy sandwich was just ok- a bit bland with fries that were not crispy....More

Thank Michele M
Reviewed May 5, 2017

We got the cheese board, fry basket, bruschetta, mac and cheese side, mashed potato side, the grilled cheese and tomatoes, and the eggplant panini. Everything was super good, except the panini was too greasy and got a little soggy. However, we did get this food...More

Thank sargar69
Reviewed January 20, 2017

Meet someone for a drink here and was really glad to be able actually enjoy convo without having to shout and scream over music. Great place.

Thank djbool
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We walked into this restaurant because an eatery down the street could not see our party of six. Allen Street hardware seated us promptly and the service was wonderful! Our food was delicious and very well priced… We had Panini's, ravioli, lasagna and a seafood...More

Thank Xanadu12
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

This was the first place we ate on our trip to Buffalo and it was just what we were looking for. The service was efficient the food was tasty and the ambience was fun.

Thank Ethan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1323
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-882-8843
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