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Beef 'n' Barrel

146 N Union St, Olean, NY 14760-2735
+1 716-372-2985
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef on weck” (59 reviews)
“sandwich” (24 reviews)
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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146 N Union St, Olean, NY 14760-2735
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been a staple for the area for awhile. Love the blooming onion and the beef obviously! Nice place to go for a date night or just a family gathering or such. Usually just stick to the basics here although the chix and biscuits use to...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travel 2 hours to eat from Pennsylvania. It is always wonderful. The beef on kummelwick is the best roast beef sandwich you could want. Spotlessly clean, friendly service, pleasantly decorated and never a bad meal. Good salads and great menu choices. Highly recommended.

Thank Scarrble1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend eating at this fine establishment. The food is excellent and the service is top notch! A must do when in Olean.

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You just can’t get beef on a wick roll anywhere else I love their beef and how friendly the staff are there

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The aroma of well seasoned roast beef strikes you as you enter. My companion and I got to admire the carving station from our table. My companion loved her beef on weck platter as did I. Very fresh rolls for the sandwiches. Tasty baked beans,...More

Thank formerslp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like traditional meat and potatoes then you'll like it here. Service is above average and portions are large. Consistently serves good simple foods

Thank Longton1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here multiple times and every time this restaurant has been exceptional. Whether for lunch or dinner, they offer a wide variety of meals with the majority of them based around good old-fashioned beef. Many of the dishes are served with the beef thinly...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Large menu and nice setting. Owner bought us a round of drinks and was very welcoming. On a busy weekend we were in and out in a very reasonable time. Will come back.

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We love this place! This is a must to eat at. The service and food are always exceptional. We wish they would come to Oregon to open this restaurant there. Everything we have ordered has always been delicious. We also had them cater my son’s...More

Thank Sheryl S
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Had dinner with colleagues at Beef n Barrel and enjoyed the food. We started with the fried mozzarella sticks with an excellent marinara sauce. The rib eye was great, as a dish, on a roll and on a wick....well prepared and well served. The German...More

Thank SFLeonce
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 N Union St, Olean, NY 14760-2735
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Olean
  • Phone Number: +1 716-372-2985
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