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Hoak's Restaurant

) #20 of 79 Restaurants in Hamburg $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
4100 Lake Shore Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075-1713
+1 716-627-4570
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (48 reviews)
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“fries” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4100 Lake Shore Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075-1713
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Reviews (134)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us stopped here on a bike ride back from Niagara. We were not disappointed there is a huge menu so everyone found something they liked. All 6 were pleased with the service, food quality and quantity. We sat at a big table outside...More

Thank Ken15063
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A beautiful view. A wonderful opportunity to enjoy the sunset right on the water, w a nice bottle of wine & food, unfortunately the food is not good

Thank ejarjadad
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Located on Lake Erie, the hometown feel and extravagant views attract you to Goals, but the food is what brings you back! Family owned and friendly staff make you smile every time you stop in.. Awesome!!

Thank Donald M
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I came here on a recommendation and was pleasantly surprised. I have never had walleye, but enjoy fish and chips, and though a little bland for my taste, the fish fry was good and magnified the amazing view of Lake Erie. It was raining and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The Patio/Deck is lovely and a wonderful place to sit with friends over food and good beer. The band Friday night we terrific and the sound system excellent. The service was very good. Exception: we got our flights with not explanation of which beer was...More

Thank Marvin B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

After a very short wait my wife and I and another couple had a very , very good fish dinner.. Although there was an overflow crowd ,everyone was served quickly a all four of us were very pleased with our meals.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Travel from Southern Ohio to Niagara, Buffalo, Angola and always make the stop at Hoak's. Love the fresh fish, great prime-rib and on the last visit discovered impressive empanadas. This place is right on the lake and offers some outstanding views of the sunset, the...More

Thank FinWatcher
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stopped for dinner on a busy Friday night. We were impressed how they moved people and at the quick time they served the food. Several people have said negative things about the decor, but we found it charming and enjoyed the view of the...More

Thank Yankee33
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Friendly atmosphere and service. I mainly go for a fish fry or fish sandwich. They both are delicious.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I love this establishment because of it's location. Sitting and looking over the water with the city in the background is relaxing. Our visit was for lunch. The food was very good and the prices fair. The server was very nice but seemed overwhelmed, she...More

Thank Sharolyn W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Lake Shore Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075-1713
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Hamburg
  • Phone Number: +1 716-627-4570
  • E-mail
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