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Anchor Bar

) #6 of 820 Restaurants in Buffalo $$ - $$$ American, ,
1047 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209-2305
+1 716-884-4083
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“wings” (1,737 reviews)
“pizza” (206 reviews)
“medium sauce” (35 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1047 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209-2305
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were near Buffalo so we had to try the wings that started it all. We were in between lunch & dinner, so it wasn't too crowded. Thought we'd try some sandwiches along with the wings, glad we did. I had the beef on weck...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is so good. Great pizza and side orders. Wings was amazing and great service. Very crowded but an organization that can handle it. They have a great gift shop...

Thank Ken T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did a quick stop in Buffalo and this meal fit the bill. Love the history, waitstaff, wings, roast beef, and free easy parking. My only problem was the musty smell in the older dining side, which can be expected in older buildings. Just always...More

Thank Michmom74
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Anchor bar is really an experience you have to make while in Buffalo. The chicken wings are wonderful, but careful at " suicidal wings", they are really hot, so if you like strong tastes just go for it. Don't need to worry for parking...More

Thank 754marziaf
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sometimes the tourist destination is not a trap, it is actually worth the visit and the wait. The wings, namesake of the town, are delicious, fresh, crispy without being greasy, washed down by a great beer selection. My one piece of advice is the mild...More

Thank christopherkoontz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Late lunch with my wife (had to try the ORIGINAL Buffalo wings). Neat place and interesting story...nothing special about the wings but "when in Buffalo.....". Very busy and slow at 3:00 on Sat afternoon.

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband love Hot Wing so why not go to the bar they started at. We had a small wait but that can change. For my taste the rooms were to over crowed in the decorations. But for motorcycle lovers you will love it! Tables...More

Thank cathymur
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were in the Niagara Falls/Buffalo area and googled best buffalo wings and this place came up among others. We decided to try it and one other during our stay. This one was the best of the two. A more extensive menu,...More

Thank Straighttalkros
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and great food. There was a wait the whole time we were there but it was well worth it. We had a drink at the bar while we were waiting so it didn't seem long at all. All of the staff were friendly...More

Thank nicolesD445XU
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Place is so fun. Staff is nice, food is Great and the Prices are reasonable. We also like the Cheese Pizza. The crust goes well wings. Would be a 5 if not for the parking.

Thank Sleeper2012
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Shawn O
25 April 2017|
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Response from Usonian64 | Reviewed this property |
you would probably not be able to park in adjacent lot, but if you're willing to walk a block or so, there are other parking opportunities.
4 April 2017|
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Response from mary_labedz_kulpa | Reviewed this property |
They have a lot of there own. About 8 mile drive from Peace bridge
30 March 2017|
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Response from trolleytoken1 | Reviewed this property |
about miles 5,main street rte 5 right to Kenmore,left Elmwood ave to buf state.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1047 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209-2305
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-884-4083
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