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Gatur's Ethiopian Cuisine

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69 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14202-1320
08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Niagara Falls, New York, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The restaurant has a new name so I may have missed it if my sister in law had not called on our way there. It is now called "Fast N' Tasty". The Sambusa appetizers were delicious, both the meat and vegetable. I had the lamb tibbs with salad and Ethiopian tea, all so Tasty! We were a group of 7... More 

Thank Katie1654
Caeur D Alene
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516 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Great option. The staff were amazing. Friendly and very attentive. We had the appetizer smaller and the meat sampler. Spices were perfect and the taste great. Loved the hands on experience Very recommended

1 Thank Jaime U
Buffalo, New York
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The home made bread is wonderful..and the portions are big so plan on sharing. The dishes are so exotic spicy and delicious !

1 Thank Cocomademe2015
Buffalo, New York
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2015

If I leave Buffalo and I had to pick a place that I will definitely miss,this is that palce.Eating here is pure joy.

Thank sneha_trip88
Buffalo, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 January 2015

One of the most terrible experiences I ever had at a restaurant. The two of us walk and notice the heating was off making the restaurant ice cold. We sat down and after 10mins I waved to the woman in the kitchen who then brought us menus. I realized she was playing both the cook and waitress. There was a... More 

1 Thank Globehopper15
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I love Ethiopian and this was a good experience. Very reasonable prices, tasty food, good service. Only downside was the credit/debit card machine was not working and I was glad I had just enough cash for meal & tip.

Thank Scott G
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Delicious food, good service, family friendly restaurant. We were looking for a vegetarian restaurant for our daughter and found this restaurant. She had a chick-pea stew with flat bread and she thought it was a little spicy, but delicious. I had the chicken kabobs with vegetarian rice - it was spectacular. Don't forget to bring cash, as they don't take... More 

1 Thank drifterz4
New York
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113 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

We ate at Gatur's for lunch on a weekday. We found it in a Buffalo Travel Guide. The food was great but the food took 45 minutes. It is totally worth waiting. You can go for lunch or dinner. They also have Mediterranean food. We got hummus which was really good. They also have a wide selection of Ethiopian and... More 

1 Thank NWS5
South Beach, Miami Beach
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2014

A weekday lunch at Gatur's was an eminently satisfying experience. Our group of four adults shared two "combo" plates, and we had more than enough. Each plate came with at least one meat (chicken, beef or lamb) and two or more vegetables (lentils, potatoes, beets, cabbage). The efficient wait staff asked our seasoning preferences and we got "spicy." BYOB beer... More 

1 Thank Flamingo33139
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2013

The food and service at Gatur's was excellent. Six of us shared 2 large family style platters which was more than enough along a constant flow of fresh flat bread. Prices were very reasonable. Could do a bit more on the decor.

1 Thank buckoErie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
African, Ethiopian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14202-1320
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo

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