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291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
+1 716-856-9187
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is just another average American Italian restaurant. The pasta is a bit too cooked, the serving sizes are large and the dishes are unoriginal. The pasta sauce that they sell jars of at the entrance in nice but I don’t understand why it brought...More

Thank luluazul24
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife is from the buffalo NY area and suggested Chefs while visiting. An excellent choice. The spaghetti parm is a local favorite and I can see why. While it will cost me more time at the gym to burn off the calories, it was...More

Thank Ronald N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will preface by saying, i have only been here once. I am a strong advocate for always giving a restaurant a second chance, so i am jumping the gun on this review a bit. That being said, i was on a business trip to...More

Thank Stephen H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place!! Their spaghetti sauce is second to none! Love their lasagna and the basket of bread. Real authentic Italian Food. Their dessert tray is filled with great choices. Just a nice place with great food and great service!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chefs is a Buffalo institution and fun to step into the space to get a taste of old world glory. However, the only thing the food has going for it are the portion sizes, which are immense and not particularly good.

Thank sshepard218
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick Saturday lunch here. Big space with many tables. Good atmosphere, friendly and welcoming. Lots of families around. The food was homely and generous portions. Good value for the price point. My veal parmesan with side of spaghetti was tasty and filling. The house...More

Thank Richard U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to having lunch at Chef's with a couple of my girlfriends last week because in the past I only dined there for buffet retirement dinners, etc. They offer a nice selection of lunch specials for $12.95 which include salad, beverage...More

Thank GramsNewYork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always amazing from the staff, to the food. They give you such large portions but fortunately their meals taste just as good heated up. Their catering is also second to none. Love it here!

Thank Brianna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food Service - - - you feel like Mama is in the next room cooking the gravy ( Italian for pasta sauce).

Thank bbqinbuf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Generous portions, freshly made. Always love the sauce and any of the pasta that have cheese. You can always count on a great meal here! Also, love it for lunch!

Thank Judy T
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-856-9187
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