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Erie Basin Marina

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Address: 329 Erie St, Buffalo, NY 14202-4220
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+1 716-842-4141

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Its the outdoors. What's not to like about that? Nice place to hang out at and enjoy the sunsets with friends

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mary Beth M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its the outdoors. What's not to like about that? Nice place to hang out at and enjoy the sunsets with friends

Thank Mary Beth M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

a beautiful marina/park with plenty of walkways and a break wall where you can sit and watch the water.

Thank richardaT7268DS
Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We generally go there on week days, as on weekend it is really busy. Love the scenery. We bring our chairs and sit and watch the sail boats, Miss Buffalo and the Sundance. Love the Hatch for its very reasonably priced food an ice cream. Unforutnately it use to be our best secret, now its everyones!!!

Thank smch2275
Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

No matter hat season it is you will enjoy the docks of the marina! Lovely park benches to sit by the water, and watch the boats coming and going. Very relaxing. Walk across the street and get a bite to eat. Grab a bench or bring your chairs and just people watch !

Thank nanaxs6
Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

The people of Buffalo obviously love this area and it is easy to see why. The stroll along the water is a wonderful way to relax and while away the day. There are plenty of places to stop for a drink or something to eat or to just stop and enjoy the wonderfully maintained basin area.

Thank AlanBartlett
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Located at the foot of Main Street in the newly revitalized Canal Side. City marina which has great pricing on slips. But the slips do not have floating docks which is needed. The security for boat owners is a joke and when it's windy hard to get out of the marina onto the Lake. Much better places to keep a... More 

Buffalo, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

One of the joys of summer is a walk through the marina and down on to the naval park and canalside. With a breeze off the lake it's glorious.

Thank richBuffalo
Helotes, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Love the walk along the waterfront to the tower. 85 steps up for great sunset views. There's an ice cream shop (pricey), casual dining, semiformal dining, two outside bars on the water. Plenty of sights on the water. Bring a stadium chair, park and watch the sunset or walk/bike/jog along the path. Convenient location not far from I-90 exit. Just... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We were there on a beautiful summer evening. The parking was bad, so be prepared to walk. Very crowded. We had our boat docked there in the 80's. Very happy we no longer have our boat! Way too crowded and conjested for me.

Thank Deborah G
kenmore ny
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Nice to watch the boats and people watch. New bar/ sandwich shop/ and the new fancy William Ks. and of course the best Perrys ice cream stand. a casual feel and free parking too. Rest rooms are clean and the area is nicely landscaped .No grills but u can pack a lunch and use the picnic tables. A great spot... More 

Thank pat b

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