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Sportsmen's Tavern

326 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2760
+1 716-874-7734
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Fantastic musical venue

Had so much fun listening to the band The Willies on a Thursday night visiting Buffalo. The music... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joralemon
,
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
Good little venue

Was in Buffalo and was taken here to see an Allman Brothers tribute band. Staff friendly and beer... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marc V
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London, United Kingdom
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“bar food” (3 reviews)
“full bar” (2 reviews)
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326 Amherst St, Buffalo, NY 14207-2760
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+1 716-874-7734
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"bar food"
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"decent beer selection"
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"full bar"
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"chicken fingers"
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"concert venue"
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"bluegrass"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had so much fun listening to the band The Willies on a Thursday night visiting Buffalo. The music was excellent, great venue. Great beer! Decent food-I had a good turkey club but it's just bar food, not a full restaurant. Can't explain how good the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Buffalo and was taken here to see an Allman Brothers tribute band. Staff friendly and beer good, not a large selection of IPAs or craft beers but still decent. Acoustics were excellent with plenty of places to watch music from, very working class...More

Thank Marc V
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Saw Commander Cody there last Sunday. Got there early enough to get a table with view of the band. Good burgers and bar on each floor. Reasonable priced with great local talent.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

so, three of us go to the Sportsmen's Tavern for the sold-out concert of THE CHICAGO AUTHORITY. all I can say is: WOW. it was awesome!!! this was, in my opinion, their BEST concert EVER. such fun, such talent, and, I must say, they held...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Thursday lunch is a no-cover deal, with a fishbowl by the stage for tips. The music is excellent, bluegrass on the first Thursday and country music the rest of the time. There's good food, interesting people, and sometimes folks get inspired to get up and...More

Thank nunezm285
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place is very unassuming on the outside but when you come in, get ready for truly superb live music, excellent bar food and a very friendly staff. I just came home from seeing Dave Alvin tonight and i have been raving about to everyone...More

1  Thank buckyguntz
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I have been a patron of Sportsmen's Tavern for over 10 years. The quality of musicians that grace its stage is amazing for being a small venue. I have seen Jazz, blues, bluegrass, country... all at reasonable prices. Cheapest G&T in town ($5 for top...More

Thank Megan N
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

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...More

1  Thank LaMoglieItaliana
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

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...More

Thank Cindy D
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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...More

Thank Michael K
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Udayan S
13 September 2016|
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Response from Jim1951 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not a problem. I usually park in the Plaza across the street. I also think that downtown is the best place to stay. I would also advise you to get there early and try to sit in the first row of the balcony.
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