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Templeton Landing

2 Templeton Ter, Buffalo, NY 14202-4309
+1 716-852-7337
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Templeton Ter, Buffalo, NY 14202-4309
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited for dinner just before a summer downpour hit the Buffalo shoreline. Luckily my friend and I sat inside rather than risk the patio. Within minutes the sky opened up and patrons were scrambling to get indoors. The patio tables had to be cleaned...More

Thank Dale F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband & I loved everything about this place! The view was beautiful & our server, Melissa, was awesome! Being from out of state, she didn't mind all our questions about the menu. The lump crab cake was delicious as was the presentation. The calimari melted...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Templeton Landing is a short walk from our Waterfront neighborhood, but we had been reluctant because, although the water view is wonderful, in previous years the food had been mediocre and the service terrible. Happily, that seems to have changed for the better. We ate...More

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I had a wonderful dinner on the patio in the evening on July 31, 2017. We were served by April who was very friendly and very attentive to what ever we needed. I had the New York strip steak which was done...More

1  Thank estelle396
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On The evening of July 26, 2017, my wife and I decided to stop by Templeton Landing for dinner. We were seated outside on their patio overlooking the Erie Basin Marina. Our server Helaena was excellent. Her dinner recommendations were spot on. Both my and...More

Thank jerry b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent server and great atmosphere on water does not make up for mediocre food and lost opportunities for excellence. Caesar salad greens were not cold, dressing was almost non existent as was cheese. No routine of fresh ground cheese at delivery although server quickly brought...More

Thank 937myrnay
Templeton L, Manager at Templeton Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, I apologize for the issues during your recent visit with us. We do always strive for the best guest experience possible and appreciate your feed back. I will share this with the rest of the management team so improvments can be made. Thank you,...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We celebrated my aunts 80th birthday with dinner out at this place. Beautiful setting as it is right on the water. Nice decor, and appeared to be plenty of staff. Plenty of parking, valet if you wish. I was optimistic that it was going to...More

Thank bobo306
Templeton L, Manager at Templeton Landing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I apologize you were disappointed with your visit. We always strive for 100% guest satisfaction. I appreciate the feedback and will share this information with the management team to better improve service. Thank you, Jennifer K. Service Manager

Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is a beautiful restaurant right on the Buffal harbor. The atmosphere is wonderful and the dining experience great. You will enjoy the food, fantastic views and relaxation all at once.

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My husband and I had a nice evening out here back in May. The atmosphere was pleasant and the food was great. I don't normally write reviews; however, we had an amazing server! Lucy who was super attentive and very friendly. It was our first...More

Thank _bwilliams_585
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just love the casual ambience and beautiful views from Templeton Landing. That being said, the food is excellent as well! We have visited twice this month ( using loyalty rewards). On our first visit in July, my husband and I ate...More

1  Thank molly062
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1 July 2015|
Response from BrendanCunningham | Reviewed this property |
It really is tragic...the view and the ambiance is so incredible but the service is universally condemned. They stay in business because it is such a wonderful spot. If I wanted to be on the water I go down to Acqua's.
Carmen D
31 May 2015|
Response from cruzins4me | Reviewed this property |
Specialty Restaurants Corporation owns 21 restaurants throughout the United States. Mostly in scenic areas. Any information regarding this company may be found at the web site of the name at the beginning of this comment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$45
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Templeton Ter, Buffalo, NY 14202-4309 (Formerly Shanghai Red's - Buffalo)
    (Erie St.)
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks away
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-852-7337
  • E-mail
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