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€€ - €€€American, Barbecue,
5389 Genesee St, Lancaster, NY 14086-9744
+1 716-681-0200
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“cornbread” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (25 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
5389 Genesee St, Lancaster, NY 14086-9744
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just at Ali-Oops this past weekend and again had another great meal. Their Baby Rack of Ribs are excellent. They even have a Baby Portion which is more than enough for the average adult. The rustic atmosphere puts the guest in the mood...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great BBQ and SEAFOOD! Cant beat the Captains Platter which is amazing for a BBQ place. Friendly staff and reasonable prices with many daily specials.

Thank thesheik
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Stopped in, tried their wings.We had to take some home! They were very good and the service was great. Great atmosphere. Didn't open until 3pm.

Thank Violet K
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere always something going on there don't miss a chance to go and have super dinner you will be happy

Thank jay b
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere the owners are a bad test take the food it is fair to good always something going on there don't miss a chance to go and have dinner you will be happy

Thank jay b
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times and always had a good meal. Kenny the bartender is wonderful. Loved when they had live music on the patio and will go back

Thank CFLohr
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The food is delicious. The ribs just fall off the bone, great homemade macaroni salad and the homemade soups WOW! The only thing that disappointed me was the coleslaw. With all the other homemade food, the slaw was store bought (not good), but will be...More

Thank Stiegjl
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The food here is OUTSTANDING, no matter what you order. I did have th seafood platter and it was delicious. The ribs are great too.

Thank 30reception
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Not impressed at all, and find it hard to believe this place is as high as it is. The operation was a mess on Friday night -- numerous tables were dirty and they appeared to not have the appropriate staff on to bus tables when...More

1  Thank Keith F
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Found this gem on Trip Advisor. PHENOMINAL! Fabulous family owned, cozy restaurant. Exceptional service from everyone. We got one of the take 5 specials of ribs and scallops. The rib meat literally fell off the bone and melted in your mouth. The scallops were cooked...More

Thank Kim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5389 Genesee St, Lancaster, NY 14086-9744
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 716-681-0200
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