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Sportsmen's Tavern

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Address: 326 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2760
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+1 716-874-7734

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Great music

Was here today for Szelest Fest 3. Great music, fabulous musicians. Food is very good. I had a fresh hamburger grilled perfectly. Served with steak fries. $11. Friends had... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Cindy D
Tonawanda, New York
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Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We saw a terrific show with David Lindley, sound and acoustics are fantastic and we had a great spot in the balcony. Bartender was great, drinks reasonable tho would like to see some decent bottles of wine. The food service could have been better, we got our hot app with our entrees, and an overcooked burger even though we asked... More 

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Tonawanda, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here today for Szelest Fest 3. Great music, fabulous musicians. Food is very good. I had a fresh hamburger grilled perfectly. Served with steak fries. $11. Friends had Chicken Fingers with b b q sauce and fries. Good. More friends had steak goalie with onions , peppers and cheese with fries. Delish. All food was very fresh, served hot... More 

Thank Cindy D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The Sportsmen's Tavern on Amherst St. In Buffalo, N.Y. Is THE place to go for excellent live local and national music. There are two levels with large screen monitors so you can see the bands when it gets very crowded. They have a full bar and also serve food during the performances. There is usually a small cover charge at... More 

Thank Michael K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Frist time there live in Bonita Springs f.l up for the summertime Went with friends last night. Very cool place with a great band playing.We listen to the band from the outside patio which is over looking the band from above.Drink price were responsible did not eat but the hamburger look good, Wish it was a little closer they have... More 

Thank Bonitaspringgirl
Weston, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Went to hear the band McCathyizm. They were excellent. The bar itself has a downstairs and upstairs with bars in both areas. Really good bar food. The French fries with blue cheese are ridiculously good. Staff is very friendly. I will definitely go back next time I'm in Buffalo..

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I visit the Sportsmen's Tavern frequently. It's not a huge place, but they bring in a wide variety of local bands as well as touring bands. It has a great atmosphere and and attracts a wide variety of listeners.

Thank Jim1951
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Don't let the neighborhood scare you, this is s hidden hole in the wall to enjoy some music. The beer is cold and won't break the bank, okay bar food but may want to eat somewhere else if you are looking for food. You can always check online to see who is performing. Upstairs balcony is the best place to... More 

Thank BarbT18
Ocoee, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014

You enjoy Music? Well then you can not go to Buffalo and not head over here to enjoy local flavor, great people , Tremendous live music. Oh yeah and a full Bar.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

I love that this establishment has a mission statement and is dedicated to promoting local music. :-)

1 Thank Kathleen K
Lakewood, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

It was unusual to see folks watching Chad & Jeremy from outside on an upper balcony but it didn't diminish the quality of the music at all. We had a blast and the set-up actually enhanced the intimacy of the concert. And since that is the nature of how Chad & Jeremy perform, it was a lovely evening! We were... More 

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