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Blackthorn Restaurant & Pub

) #66 of 811 Restaurants in Buffalo $$ - $$$ American, ,
2134 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14210-2365
+1 716-825-9327
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tater tots” (21 reviews)
“beef on weck” (18 reviews)
“crab cakes” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Irish, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
2134 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14210-2365
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This is a neighborhood pub very popular with the locals. Food is good and staff is friendly and attentive. Recent addition of outdoor area includes seating, decking, firepits, cornhole. Restaurant can get a bit loud if bar area is crowded, but the outdoor area offers...More

Thank 5u5ieV
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Megan, was our waitress/server and politely explained the menu along with the specials for the evening. We enjoyed the smiles and comfortable service she brought to the table. We loved sitting by the framed Boron that was signed by the hard scabble Irish band The...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I was in the area for professional development conference and google searched restaurants in the area. Checked out the menu and saw some great things, typical pub food and some unique to the Buffalo area and restaurant. The food was absolutely amazing! I had a...More

Thank Gyspy R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Stopped by after work w a f I end for a few beverages. Jerry began our visit and Ron closed it out. Both provided excellent and friendly attention. The Blackthorn is a great local post and by the crowd there for dinner, I would suggest...More

Thank merlinsurrietrekker
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went here two days before St. Patrick's Day in search of corned beef and cabbage. I found the best I have ever eaten. I was so happy. The beef was not fatty at all, which is unusual for corned beef. All meal components- beef, boiled...More

Thank CmonLetsGo
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The waitress - Megan was very helpful and attentive. Had the beer and cheddar chowder - very nice. The corned beef sandwich was good, but the rye was without body. The jalopena tater tots were good and worth a try. Very old historic building, comfortable.

Thank Anghared2003
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This restaurant has been featured on Diners, Drive ins and Dives, but what you don't hear much about is the salads. When I want a filling entrée salad this is where I go. I absolutely love the Steak and Vegetable salad. This comes with drilled...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We remember our last couple of visits in the past few years was quite nice. People were warm, service was quick, food quality was quite satisfactory. But then the recent visit in December was just ok. Place was quite empty, service was slow, and food...More

2  Thank afjlee
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Not a bad place that serves good food and has a great selection of beers, and beers from Buffalo. Everyone is very friendly and service is very good. Menu has a good selection of food, many Irish. The 2ND floor of the building they have...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

While visiting family in Buffalo my boyfriend looked up places from Diners, Drive Ins and Dives and this was one of the local places. It's got s great pub atmosphere and super friendly staff. Dinner was fantastic and they have a full bar! The beer...More

Thank Keywestcourtney
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Cindy A
What beers do you have on tap?
29 April 2017|
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Response from HUNTRACING | Reviewed this property |
Mainly good beers from the Buffalo Southern tier area . Also some German English beers. No Genesee cream ale
Kathy O
What special's do you have for restaurant week?
26 March 2017|
Response from Christine K | Reviewed this property |
They are not on the list of participating restaurants.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2134 Seneca St, Buffalo, NY 14210-2365
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-825-9327
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