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NFTA Small Boat Harbor Marina

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charming and convenient

Spent a lovely late afternoon with friends. wonderful breeze, quite water and just the right number... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Uriel1123
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New York City, New York
Charlies Boat Yard

We went here on a Friday night. The place was hopping! We had to wait an hour for a table inside... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
ppijacki
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Buffalo, New York
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28 Aug 2018
“charming and convenient”
12 Oct 2018
“Not designed for boaters in mind”
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the largest small-boat marina in New York State
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1111 Fuhrmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203-3133
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+1 716-828-0027
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Well let first say that they weren’t going to please everyone with the new design of this launch. Yes, I too believe the ‘islands are unnecessary but look nice. Also the launch and pier design is poorly thought out, obviously who ever designed it doesn’t...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brian B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Spent a lovely late afternoon with friends. wonderful breeze, quite water and just the right number of friendly boats, private and commercial. buffalo looks beautiful from the water level. A trip up the river to the silos is an additional bonus.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Uriel1123
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We attended an FLW fishing tournament weigh in here and it’s absolutely gorgeous. A gorgeous view of Lake Erie. There are multiple boat launches and a very full marina. They views are beautiful this time of year and the water is a beautiful jade color....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RNAsh128
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Much better than it was! Great place to keep your boat, launch your boat or just come spend a day at the water!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank FtMyersBeachGirl
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I used to have my boat in this marina, but no longer. The facilities are very nice, but service I felt lacks. This is one of the largest marinas in the State, certainly in Buffalo. But the services aren't enough for a marina this size....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Doesn't come close to the previous restaurant - Dug's Dive. Food is so so and over-priced; little to no ambience inside. The kicker was being told that we couldn't eat out on the expanded deck; that was reserved for "drinkers." In the past, this location...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Friday night. The place was hopping! We had to wait an hour for a table inside! Go figure it's on the water, they have a beautiful deck but don't serve good on the deck! Just beverages. Well We enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank ppijacki
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Ate at the restaurant. Pricey paid $9 for romaine wedge wilted unable to eat 1/3 of it , 40 minute wait on a Wednesday. My husband had chicken wings and fries and said they rated a 7 out of 10. Wonderful view love the out...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank vacationgirl84
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Great spot to launch your boat! Plenty of parking and lots of loading/unloading ramps! Can get a bit crowded on Holiday weekends but what boat launch doesnt get busy at those times?

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Vince D
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Small Boat Harbor is the largest marina in the Buffalo area. It has lots of ramps for launch/ retrieval that are changed to accommodate the current boat traffic. There is a fish cleaning station, lots of parking, bathrooms a restaurant and a new park....More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank BuffaloGryde
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