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Black Rock Kitchen and Bar - CLOSED

491 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2843
+1 716-551-0261
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
1 Oct 2016
“A complete makeover”
20 Jul 2015
“Permanently closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
491 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2843
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Total makeover inside with new ownership. Been open for five weeks and been packed each night. Not a huge place, several rooms, and many eating at the bar. Good size menu with appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, soups and entrees. We had the Artichokes Francais - outstanding,...More

Thank bonitabuffalo
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Closed I don't know how to notify you this place is closed. I'll just keep typing until I have enough letters for you to accept this note. Place is closed.

Thank Maui2soon
Reviewed 6 December 2014

This restaurant and bar is a very exciting place to be. Dim and candle-lit the atmosphere is fun for a group of friends as well as a romantic evening out. The menu was absolutely something that I would come again for as I couldn't decide...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Had the crab cakes which were very good. The bourbon lemonade was strong but good. The restaurant can be noisy. Relaxed atmosphere

Thank PharmIDGirl
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Went to the Black Rock Saturday night for dinner and I have to say the service was slow and the place was so noisy that between 4 people you could hardly hear one another. They also seem to be short on wait staff because it...More

Thank Msmith4998
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant, especially with the renovation. The inside and outside of the place are very aesthetically pleasing and have been a great addition to the neighborhood. The service was quick. friendly, and efficient with a server and a busboy who...More

Thank Sabresfan01
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Take an old gin mill on Amherst Street and clean it up and make it shine. Then hire a chef who doesn't stick to the usual fare..and loves to please....and you have the makings of a great spot. The menu choices in this relaxing oasis...More

Thank JackBuffalo
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We had dinner at the bar & the food was just okay. Started off w/ a craft cocktail which was great & they have a great back bar! The mahi mahi fish tacos which were completely lack luster. Fish was charred & overcooked, rice was...More

Thank sherry w
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Have eaten here twice and had great meals both times. Their caesar salad is to die for! They have a varied menu with a variety of choices. From pub fare to a bit more trendy. Reservations suggested

Thank Typhoon925
Reviewed 1 July 2014

This has rapidly become one of our favorite places for drinks or dinner since our first visit back in March. What we like most about Black Rock Kitchen and Bar is that you can have whatever type of meal you are looking for. You can...More

Thank JAV67
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2843
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-551-0261
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