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“GREAT local joint”
Review of The Gin Mill

The Gin Mill
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
Reviewed January 5, 2013

Food was well priced. Atmosphere was authentic - local. the Real Housewives of Ellicottville even made an appearance! Fun, down to earth, hard working staff. We'll go back.

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Reviewed January 2, 2013

Can't say enough good things about the Gin Mill. There are more beers on tap in this bar in this small town than in most big city establishments. The food is remarkably cheap for a resort town and yet has plenty of quality. If I had to eat there right now I'd easily look towards the chicken wings or the gin mill burger as both have been great on many occasions. Apart from the beer selection the Bloody Mary's that the morning/early afternoon bartenders make are some of the best I've ever had with about a dozen real ingredients in each one.

The decor is unique--funny at times and unique in the back area with framed pictures of patrons wearing a gin mill shirt all around the globe. The staff is friendly and the owner and his wife are routinely sitting eating and drinking at the bar with everyone else. Couldn't recommend this place more so if you make it to Ellicottville make sure you get to the gin mill!

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Thank Chris D
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Reviewed November 9, 2012

Comfy bar with a terrific beer menu and really good pub food! The service was quick, too! This place fills up fast on weekends but makes for a nice early or late dinner.

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Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

Had dinner here with family for an early dinner- knowing it would probably be a crazy bar scene later. The server was obviously annoyed that we had two children with us. She would not sit us in the back room where we requested so our children could play. She was so rude to us my husband had to get his beer at the bar because she was too busy gossiping with the other server. The food was ok. Overall we will never return.

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Thank Sarah N
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

Upon first entering this "gin mill", we wondered where the heck we could park ourselves. Hubby went towards the back and discovered another room in the back. We were seated immediately in a cozy corner and were fortunate to get a waitress who was on top of her game. She was able to get our order in before the large, happy party of 12 next to us. Beers were served in nice, tall pilsner glasses and before we knew it, our orders of extra-crispy chicken wings and "gin mill" special burger with fresh-cut fries arrived. It was all yummy - we had no complaints. Our efficient waitress checked in on us at the appropriate times and we definitely would go back. Maybe next time, we'll get lucky and get the primo table by the front window and can watch all the action!

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Thank Lillette
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