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“White table cloths!”

Manning's Fireside Manor
Ranked #2 of 41 Restaurants in Dunkirk
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $29
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed our takeout from this newly decorated dinner hotspot. It is only 5 minutes from the state park but we were sad to have not eaten in. Many diners were seated at white table clothed tables and perched at the lovely bar. The Belmont showed on their screens. The entire staff was inviting and went above and beyond to make our takeout delicious for eyes and mouths! Sausage pepper dip was savory but became heavy with fried pitas. Highly recommend the slightly spicy Sicilian steak. Will come back as the food and wine menus evolve.

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Thank Beth T
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Reviewed April 2, 2013

They have a fireplace that you can sit by and have a romantic dinner for 2. Food is always good and the wine list is plentiful.

1  Thank Tammywinder53
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Reviewed February 8, 2013

The Fireside changed hands about 3 or four yeas ago. The new owner really took major efforts to vastly change the decor of the eatery. I was shocked with great surprise when they finally opened after the major renovations.
The Fireside is place where you can be casual or dressy. The staff is very attentive and friendly.
The facility has banquet capabilities in addition to the regular dinning area.
Most recently the owner has run a special on appitizers which featured 1/2 price on regular items and sometimes special items are added. Last I knew the special prices ran Monday-Thursday.
They also had offered special prices on some adult beverages manhatten or martini's 4.00 on at least one day of the week.
The burger is great as well as the fish on Friday. The hot sausage dip app is to die for. Once you try it you will be hooked.
So if you are looking for a step above place to dine this is a place to check out. By the by, outside dinning is available in the summer weather pending.

1  Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed October 21, 2012

We had a dinner here for 5 couples. There was a wedding reception going on in the back room so service was struggling a bit but they tried hard and the food was top notch. Several of the guys had strip steak which they all said was very tender and looked like the size of a prime rib cut. I had an apple cider martini which was very tasty, glass was rimmed with caramel sauce-nice touch. There was a minor temp issue with a prime rib, but it was warmed up and was fine. Appetizers-everyone really liked the avocado/shrimp (?) dip with pita chips that was passed around. I had the bisque and that was nice and creamy. Desserts were big portions, chocolate cake was 4 layers with a peanut butter frosting in between. Others had an apple crumb pie (I believe) which looked equally tasty. Portions of all were large-several of us took things home.
The restaurant is nice inside-quite spacious, nice fireplace in the corner. Big bar on one end with flat screen tvs.
Would recommend (and have done so with friends already) and would definitely go back.

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Thank grapefarmer
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Reviewed September 29, 2012 via mobile

The Lobster was over coked. The Eggplant caprice was wonderful, however. The Service is good. Had a nice diner with the family.

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Thank SonjaV1
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