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Local Kitchen & Beer Bar

€€ - €€€American, ,
88 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2011
+1 716-849-1000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“beef on weck” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
88 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2011
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Erin took great care of us. We ate a great salad with bacon tomato avocado goat cheese! And wings! Best wing sauce !! Fresh and delicious! Drinks are awesome!

Thank Go528050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very casual, informal, slightly funky place we stopped at almost randomly when staying across the street at the Hampton Inn. The food is fantastic and the extensive beer list is very impressive. Our server was helpful, efficient and entertaining. She made the...More

Thank Pjcurran75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought advertised as a place featuring local food it really features local brews. The list on the giant monitor lets you know all of the details. Many great brews to sample but very limited options for food.

Thank DadMD
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Made our first visit after seeing a movie and enjoyed drinks and appetizers. Our server - Tom - was fantastic; very friendly and attentive and made some great recommendations! Sampled three different appetizers (Locally Loaded Fries - Weck Rolls - Wings) and loved each of...More

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We didn't find it bad at all. The food was OK, My crab cakes were much more done that I or anyone would want. But my friends all had good food. The waiter was good and on time. The drinks were fine and the place...More

Thank vlcnyc21
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We went with a party of 12, the food was very good. It was good service and decent prices! We were there for dinner.

Thank Sherilyn K
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Hampton Inn Downtown across the street and stopped in to grab a bite. Really glad we did! This is the place to go if you want a taste of local Buffalo favorites. The owner was so friendly and fun. He...More

Thank Abemford
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We were walking the downtown area mid-afternoon doing some shopping when I said to my wife - You see the place called Local Kitchen and Beer across the street - I'll meet you there. It was hot and I wasn't surprised when she showed up...More

Thank Joep63
Reviewed 11 June 2018

My wife and I and another couple were in town for a wedding. In between the church and the reception we had a couple of hours to kill so we walked across the street from our hotel (Westin Buffalo) and sampled some appetizers. The two...More

Thank Melonie S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Read these menu words, ask the server what they mean. You will then learn what it takes to be...a LOCAL! If visiting from out of town, start here. (Then continue with “Sloan,” “Casey’s Tavern,” & “Beef on Weck!”)

Thank Cross-Culture-Maven
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-849-1000
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