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Washington Square Restaurant

American, Bar, Pub
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295 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2409
+1 716-849-0619
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 20:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Brantford, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was recommended to me by some Washington Capitals players years ago. Great wings, fast service and always packed before the game. If you have the opportunity to go there, don't miss the chance

Thank Rob L
Buffalo, New York
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

We were on our way to Disney on Ice. Stopped for a bite. The bartender was alone but was efficient enough to tend the bar and not keep us waiting. Food was very good. Boneless chicken breast, cheese, mushrooms and a beef on weck. No one was disappointed. All in all I was very happy, however it was very chilly... More 

Thank jody s
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Go for the food, but stay for the friendly service and fun atmosphere. We had the wings and beef on weck, too must tries. The beer is cold, the wings are hot and the decor is a classic bar.

Buffalo, New York
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

The nasty Old Lady bartender didn't even know how to make a Bloody Mary. I'm sure she has been there for ages. She was nice to the regulars, which we will never be. Would not step foot in there again. And as for the best wings in Buffalo as she said, they were fair at best. Sorry we have been... More 

Thank debdazmike
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

What a great place for lunch!! The fresh food was delicious and was served fast to fit into a lunch hour. I will definitely return....soon.

Thank mcc857
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Been going here for years before ball games, hockey games and any event in Buffalo. Great wings, buckets of rolling rock and cold draught. Paul behind the bar is top notch.

Thank Greg B
Hamilton ON
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143 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

I have visited this fabulous place many many times from Canada before events. Yes it is crowded. Yes you share a table yes it is great!!!! forget the rest or touristy places in Buffalo--this is THE place for wings

Thank Ron V
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Probably the best wings I've ever had, the size, the heat, the taste and deep fried to perfection, interesting atmosphere before a Sabres game as you are elbow to elbow with others, good cold beer and awesome wings

Thank Brian D
Mississauga, Canada
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

This is an under the radar restaurant. Nothing fancy inside but the service is excellent and food is very good. The wings are outstanding. Just the right amount of sauce. They are crispy and huge. Not a first date establishment but an excellent place just before a Bisons game. It is a 2 minute walk to Coca Cola Field.

Thank Denise T
Mount Olive, New Jersey
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361 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We happened upon Washington Square while walking to the marina, wanted local and this looked great. Inside is basic, so we knew we found the right place. Lunch consisted of wings (hot with additional hot sauce on the side) cooked to perfection. The wings had ample meat, fresh, very good. Second we had a blue burger with bacon again excellent,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2409
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-849-0619

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