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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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“spaghetti” (105 reviews)
“sherbet” (6 reviews)
“cacciatore” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
291 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14204-2011
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Looking to eat what I was told was "authentic " Italian food, I recently went to Chefs with my husband and sister. Ordered spaghetti with sausage, not a difficult dish to make. Imagine my surprise when I was served a bowl of pasta with sauce...More

Thank Jayne V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Jim the manager was a total fool. We had our experience tainted by a waiter who was seriously off this particular night. We really were looking to the veal. I won't elaborate too deep but just say really good succo and excellent bread and veal....More

Thank bob y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the atmosphere in here. So busy on a week night, and the service was still spot on. The food was fantastic! Service was great all the way through. Certainly know why it's full all the time. A great place to go for some...More

Thank Smartie2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, stellar service. That sums up Chef's! We head in a couple times a year for a plate of fantastic spaghetti parmigiana. If you aren't going to get there before 4:30 on a Saturday, you better make a reservation though. Even for lunch on...More

Thank lizzitish2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite dish. Best if you eat there but takeout is awsome as well. They also have the best bread in the world...so fresh and squishy! Love the drive thru....call ahead and pick up. A bit on the pricey side but worth it for the...More

Thank bdmax86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food. Their egg plant Parmesan is beyond compare. The service is quick. The staff is friendly and the food is consistently good.

Thank ralph d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to visit this place regularly but haven't been back in a year or so. Don't let your credit card out of your sight.

Thank Douglas S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure why so many people in Buffalo are excited about this place. It's just an Italian restaurant with large portions.

Thank sramos39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chef's is a great "little" feeling big Buffalo restaurant, famous for their spaghetti parmesan and other delicious entrees, homemade sauce, wine, bread, salads, and quaint Italian cafe atmosphere, right down to the red checkered tablecloths. While their seating capacity is large, a reservation is recommended,...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The servers are always so friendly and willing to inquire about ingredients with the kitchen for me when I go! The sauce is dairy free, they have gluten free pasta, and while I can't have cheese or the gluten free bread because it has dairy...More

Thank amlouis
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8 October 2016|
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Response from bkawa | Reviewed this property |
its easier to order on line
Joe F
8 October 2015|
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Jean G
16 September 2015|
Response from Jean G |
hi can you tell me if its possible to make a reservation on youre web site ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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