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Bacchus Wine Bar & Restaurant

54 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2206
+1 716-854-9463
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bouillabaisse” (11 reviews)
“rock shrimp” (9 reviews)
“ribeye” (17 reviews)
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Wine Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
54 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving to a very empty restaurant on a cool Fall night, I was quickly seated. The service was professional and excellent throughout the meal. I chose three of the daily specials for my dinner. The Cream of Cauliflower Soup had very little taste of cauliflower...More

Thank pensando42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the opportunity to attend a Holiday Party that featured various options or stations to try and sample anything and everything from cheeses to pizzas. ALL meet or exceeded my expectations. Tasty Tasty Tasty!

Thank kennethlE5758RZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a popular venue before or after theater in downtown Buffalo. Service has always been good, and the food never disappoints. They do a really good job on their product and presentation! On the last visit, we began with dinner salads, with balsamic house...More

Thank Whliwa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hutch’s remains among my top 3 restaurants to bring friends, family and business associates. The food is consistently good and the service is always 5 Star.

Thank 1TheWorldTraveler1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy a meeting with friends or business associates. The atmosphere is superb for any occasion that brings people who enjoy wine together.

Thank RandalAlexander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate at the bar. Enjoyed a glass of wine, Autumn bisque, and a fig salad at the bar for dinner while I was in town working for three days. The wine list is amazing. The menu has a variety of fine dining dishes. I would...More

Thank sandypI1668OT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all felt like a steak and didn’t want to pay some of the crazy prices from the local steakhouses. We all ordered the ribeye and it was truly outstanding! We had great service and the atmosphere in the restaurant is very upbeat. Being located...More

Thank GrahamKerr_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Celebrating our anniversary dinner at Bacchus. Turns out its restaurant week, but unlike all other restaurants that offer 2 options, they offer the whole menu for restaurant week, what a fantastic idea! Tuna tartar for app, outstanding, then duck & swordfish entrees, both awesome. The...More

1  Thank Mindy D
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Last New Years we booked our dinner st Bacchus. It was excellent! The food, service, and atmosphere was so enjoyable. Bacchus is now on our “favorite”

Thank Ara102
Reviewed 3 October 2018

There are a group of 6 of us who have season tickets for Shea’s. We go to dinner prior to each show. This is the 2nd year we have gone to Bacchus. Both times we left full and well satisfied. The food is phenomenal. The...More

Thank Deborah H
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Questions & Answers
20 March 2018|
Response from zulu66 | Reviewed this property |
Have seen everything from jeans to suits depending on time and day.
13 July 2016|
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Response from BMietus2016 | Property representative |
Our films start at dusk, so this time of year, about 9 PM. As the season progresses, we are able to start them earlier, and by the end of the summer, start time is about 8 PM.
1 June 2016|
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Response from LouisCr642 | Reviewed this property |
It is a 5 -10 minute walk tops. They also do have valet parking, and yes, you should use it if driving.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 W Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202-2206
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-854-9463
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Bacchus wine bar and restaurant is located in the historic Calumet building in the heart of Buffalo's entertainment district. A seasonal menu highlights the best available ingredients from local and regional farms. Together with our Wine Spectator award winning wine list, this elegant yet casual restaurant has continually been ranked as one of Buffalo's best
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