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Anderson's Frozen Custard

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4855 Transit Rd, Depew, NY 14043-4776
+1 716-656-7220
11:00 - 22:30
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tender juicy beef on weck is a must. Gravy or cheddar fries to go with. Yummy. Custard is so creamy. This is a must stop for us every trip home. Add your own topping to your roast beef sandwich. Other menu items like chicken sandwich or hamburgers too but they are known for the beef. Bright cheery restaurants. Order at... More 

Thank Amy K
Buffalo, New York
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Very good food, decent prices, great service, and lots of food. This is a walk-up and order restaurant, rather than a sit-down and order restaurant. It is always clean and the staff is friendly. They are known for their Beef on Weck, but they have good fish sandwiches, a salmon burger, and veggie burger. Their menu is pretty extensive. Everything... More 

Thank jen1ny2016
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!

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.

Thank Kimberly M
Tonawanda, New York
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69 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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

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!

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 

Thank appleloverx11
Buffalo, New York
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195 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
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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.

Thank nmercer75
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 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 !

Thank JerryWalsh
Troy, Michigan
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41 restaurant reviews
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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 !!

Thank DonGoe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?