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Address: 19 Lakeshore Drive, Dunkirk, NY 14048
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+1 716-366-9797
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Thu 15:00 - 23:00
Fri 15:00 - 02:00
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good music and good food

always enjoy the food here and they usually have really good music and everyone is so friendly everytime ive been there

Reviewed 30 August 2016
mdn200114701
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Dunkirk, New York
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Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Walked across the street from our hotel for a night cap and some take out food. The owner was there and was so friendly as well as the bartenders. It was a weeknight so it was slow but it looked like it would be a fun place.

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Dunkirk, New York
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

always enjoy the food here and they usually have really good music and everyone is so friendly everytime ive been there

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Carmel
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 July 2016

good place for inexpensive drinks and right across the street from the lake. they have live music too.

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Thank Philena m
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Went to Rookies after a day of fishing. This bar is great, huge patio, beach volleyball, live band! Will definitely be back when we are in town!

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Fredonia, New York
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188 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 564 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Their wings are very good among other food here. More fun in the summer when the outside is accessible. Tiki bar for when the weather is nice. Inside bar is spacious and they have good bands on weekend nights. Will return. Just better during the summer.

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Buffalo, New York
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1,069 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 484 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014 via mobile

I have driven by this place many times. I never was inclined to stop but that was a mistake. Went there last night with a group of friends and was surprised by (1) The quality of the food. (2) Good drinks. Rather surprising interior design which was hospitable and fun. I think this would be a great place to enjoy... More 

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Thank Jonmun
Dunkirk, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Every time we go in the bar it is a great time. They hire really good bands that you can dance all night to. The owners are very cordial to their guests and go out puff there way to make you feel welcome.

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2 Thank Tammywinder53

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