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3045 Niagara St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-2029
+1 716-282-5151
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Franklin, TN
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is authentic from the moment you walk in! The people are genuine and the food is delicious. We were there early to make a concert that evening but the longer we stayed, the more the place filled with "regulars". I say this because everyone was calling everyone else by name. This only enhanced the atmosphere for us.After the... More 

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Thank bits_johnwood
Niagara Falls, New York
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182 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Kobans is a Niagara Street Institution which has been serving up delicious food for years. They have a diverse menu with plenty of choices with really wonderful servers. Additionally, their wine list has a number of economical choices which compliment the menu. A few favorites include: Beer-Battered Fish Fry on Fridays; Crazy Chicken Caesar Salad; Beef on Weck and their... More 

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Thank Brett C
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A few locals at a store told us to go to Koban's for dinner. I had a special, the Veal Parmesan. It was excellent!! I though it covered a mound of pasta, but there was another large piece of veal under the top piece of veal. The pasta and sauce were delicious. My friend had the side pasta, it was... More 

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Thank ChuckD1956
Columbia
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The first Saturday of every month is Prime Rib special. You need to call ahead an reserve a Rib as they cook just enough. It is consistently a fantastic piece of Rib- for years !! All food is homemade and of excellent quality. 2 of us had Prime Rib special, baked potato, and salad with crumbly blue cheese one had... More 

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Thank Gerald C
Denver, Colorado, United States
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 8 for dinner om Thursday night. There is something on the menu for everyone. We had to wait for a table for all of us. The dining room is a decent size. It can get a noisy when all the tables are full. The spaghetti and meatballs are so yummy and comes put nice and... More 

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Thank Lindsay S
Rockwood, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had a group of 10 for birthday dinner. Food was amazing, very small but family friendly dining. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Food was delicious and very generous portions. Would highly reccomend. Not close to tourist area, but not far from main areas of attractions.

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Thank webbax
Bigkat0039, Public Relations Manager at Kobans, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to be able to make this night enjoyable ,for you and your guests ! More 

Niagara Falls, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We visit as often as possible. Food is always served efficiently and hot with pleasant and accommodating staff. We've tried almost everything on the menu. We never leave hungry, generous proportions from salads to entrees. Pierogi's are always on, but specials have various fillings and always delicious. Fish Fries are fresh and fries can be substituted with veggies and other... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It was a great experience. The food was amazing. The service was spot on for the big group we had. Meals came out hot and on time for everyone. As there were three types of meals offered and it was delicious. Now I can usually finish my meals but I had steak leftovers which made my steak and eggs breakfast... More 

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Thank Penny M
Bigkat0039, Public Relations Manager at Kobans, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to be able to make your special night a night to remember.It was such a joy for our staff to serve your guests. More 

Wharton, Texas
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154 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Wanting to get away from the crowds at the falls we stumbled on this place. Excellent food. Don't let the old building or its location keep you from enjoying an excellent meal. Friendly service. Great selection. Chicken Parmesan was wonderful! My wife enjoyed the roast pork. Family run place that really strives for excellence. So happy we found this gem.

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Thank KU71
Bigkat0039, Public Relations Manager at Kobans, responded to this review

Thank you coming in and dinning with us.As you can tell from your dinners, we are old school. We strive to make great home cooked food. It was our pleasure serving you and your guests . More 

Rochester, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We normally drive past Niagara Falls on our way home. This evening we looked for a place to stop. Kobans popped up so we gave it a try. Good good, good service, good portions. Unpretentious, friendly staff & clients. The pierogi were the best I've had. It was St. Patrick's Day so my husband had the corned beef & cabbage-----lean... More 

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1 Thank nmk288
Bigkat0039, Guest Relations Manager at Kobans, responded to this review

Thank you so much for dining with us.We were so happy to hear you enjoyed the Pierogi,we take a lot of pride in the making of them. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3045 Niagara St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-2029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-282-5151

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?