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Balloons Restaurant & Nightclub

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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20 Monroe St, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9610
+1 716-699-4162
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17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Findlay, Ohio
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great wings. I had the cuban sandwich another night it was very good. I've eaten at number of places in Ellicottville and this place had the best service of the places I had dinner at.

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Thank Ken C
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We thought of eating and listening to live music we waited and we seated at the back and was given a seat that was wet and sat not knowing and wet my pants and was cold to the bone and found they had a back entrance and the door kept opening and I went to put my winter jacket on... More 

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Thank Miles R
New York City, New York
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great wings, a great selection of beer and a courteous staff! We went on 25 cent wing night. It was crowded but the service was still excellent!

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Thank timsulli
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Stop by on a week-end, always great live band and lively clientele, stay for a brew and some eats and dance with the locals.

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Thank Marleen V
Medina, New York
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Friends and I spent many hours at balloons having lunch then coming back and getting drinks and listening to the band. Great place, lots of seating with 2 bars. A must stop.

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Thank crgardner
West Seneca, New York
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Very enjoyable place to eat and drink. Stopped there on Labor Day 2016 on the way to Alleghany Casino. Had a wonderful lunch and drinks. Highly recommend this place to anyone going to Ellicotville!

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Thank crazykathyp
Maumee, Ohio
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216 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

It was after 4pm and I had been driving for awhile. A lot of small villages with nothing that caught my eye. This place looked interesting. I ordered Souvlaki. They make it with chicken. I had it in Greece with Goat meat. Their version is basically a Greek salad (green salad with olives, feta cheese, and vinegar dressing) with a... More 

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Thank Craig G
Trent Hills, Canada
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285 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

When there's live music at night Balloons is hopping and very loud. However, lunch is a good time to go for a quiet meal with good pub food. The new back area of the restaurant is a fun place to eat. The Cuban sandwich is a good choice as are most of the entrees. Great selection of local draft beers... More 

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Thank GuinnessBoy1950
DuBois, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to balloons for dinner walked in and was told it would be 45 min wait. Ok we weren't in a big hurry so we sat at the bar. since 2 people in my party don't drink we ordered coke. the soda was terrible and flat. finally we were seated I ordered stuffed mushrooms which, they said they were... More 

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Thank ike1224
Watkins Glen
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We ate lunch there. The quesadillas were terrible...had hardly anything in them. Little bit of chicken and maybe no cheese? French onion soup was ok, but not great. Stuffed mushrooms were bland. We also waited along time to get our food and some tables were getting theirs before us, even though we ordered first. The food prices and craft beer... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Monroe St, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9610
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Ellicottville
  • Phone Number: +1 716-699-4162

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