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Anderson's Frozen Custard

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4855 Transit Rd, Depew, NY 14043-4776
+1 716-656-7220
Today
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I stopped for some frozen custard after dinner elsewhere (though I've eaten very good meals at other Anderson's before), and got a chocolate and vanilla cone. Excellent custard, nice atmosphere, all around great visit!

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Thank Stephen A
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The roast beef sandwich on kimmelwich is great. Definitely try it if you have never had this type of roll. The Carl's choice is a good size for a hungry person.

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Thank Kimberly M
Tonawanda, New York
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66 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Had a roast beef on a plain roll, so good. Tender and juicy. Also an order of sweet potato fries. Always good

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Thank Cindy D
Huntersville, North Carolina
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163 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Anderson's is famous for its roast beef on kimmelweck which is good, but not as good as Schwabel's or a few other places. The custard is good but not as good as Fran Ceils in Lackawanna. So, I guess it's good but not great!

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Thank doneill241
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

I'd be tempted to say that the Beef-on-Weck sandwiches found at Anderson's are pretty dang near worth the 6-hour drive from Detroit, even if that's the only reason you come to Buffalo. Yes, they're that good. Can't recall if I've ever even had the frozen custard, so I can't speak to that, but do yourself a favor - if you're... More 

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Thank appleloverx11
Buffalo, New York
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193 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Very good ice cream but do not go for the food. Subpar roast beef and instant mashed potatoes. Not very good, even by fast food standards.

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Thank nmercer75
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Ridiculously delicious, Peanut Butter Sundae extra Peanut Butter. If your even close don't miss out !

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Thank JerryWalsh
Troy, Michigan
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43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

I have been going to Anderson's for at least, 50 years and have ALWAYS had great frozen custard and great food. They have expanded their menu over the past few years. If you have never gone to Anderson's, you're missing out. Give them a try and you will love Anderson's too !!

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Thank DonGoe
Elgin, SC
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

I grew up within a stone's throw of the Anderson's in Tonawanda. This one is great! They have gluten free ice cream cones, and serve gluten free bread. As someone who cannot consume gluten, I was so happy to have Anderson's. They do NOT have a dedicated kitchen, but the staff is trained to minimize cross contamination. The food was... More 

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Thank Tammy S
Buffalo, New York
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

Nice restaurant with an outward design appearance of a quality home, this restaurant specializes in family featured menu items .... sandwiches, hot dogs, soups, salads, etc. at a fair price. Extensive home-made ice cream selection can provide dessert for a complete meal. Order at counter and pick-up to take selections in an inside or patio table.

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Thank efs4170

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4855 Transit Rd, Depew, NY 14043-4776
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Depew
  • Phone Number: +1 716-656-7220

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?