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The Birdwalk

5816 Route 242 E, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9738
+1 716-699-2749
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
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5816 Route 242 E, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9738
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for a dinner once and would not go back. Meal was not impressive at all - served cold, rather expensive for what we got. Not busy when we were there, but took a long time for service. Free parking.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Although off the beaten path, this is a totally unexpected delight. My hubby and I went there for their brick oven pizza, but we've decided we're going back again and again. They have delicious sounding pasta that we can't wait to try. Their prices are...More

Thank Damiano C. V
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Arrived on a Tuesday around 4 PM. Seated immediately. Waiter arrived in a short time and we ordered drinks. After a short wait the waitress came by and we ordered dinner. The wife ordered an appetizer of fresh fried smelt which was excellent. The little...More

Thank blueroof2006
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Was their three times this past ski season. Each time we had the same waitress. Horrid, surly attitude. It was not busy but still took forever to get our pizza's which had all the wrong toppings. She then argued loudly with one of our table...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The food we ordered was excellent - which is why we went back for a second visit. We were with another couple and ordered drinks, which we had to practically beg to get refilled. It took a VERY long time to get waited on, and...More

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My husband and I drove here from Holiday Valley. Honestly upon arriving, I didn't know if we should go in (looked a little run down) but surprisingly the food was great and Jen our server was fantastic. They have special salad dressings that are wonderful...More

Thank jlhbtraveler
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Birdwalk offers a warm, unassuming atmosphere...great food...friendly service...and unique (antique) decor. Being locals, we frequent this restaurant for various reasons (convenience, familiarity, etc.) but mostly for the amazing wood-fire brick oven pizza! We've never had a bad meal here and the pizza chef is...More

Thank wembler
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Excellent destination for a bike ride! Just outside downtown Ellicottville.The brick oven pizza is the best we ever had!

Thank xxhousexx
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We are from OLEAN and have been to every place in ellicottville , we wanted to try some place we haven't been. We have heard from family the Birdwalk was very good and the food was delicious!!! Hands down our expectations were exceeded!! At first...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Friendly and welcoming staff and a cozy/warm ambiance. Our 12 oz. prime rib was served just as we like it - medium rare, warm and juicy! Our friends pizza was very good except for the 'chunks' of prosciutto - they like thin slices instead. The...More

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5816 Route 242 E, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9738
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ellicottville
  • Phone Number: +1 716-699-2749
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