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Buffalo Head

10626 N Lake Rd, Forestport, NY 13338-2500
+1 315-392-6607
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (18 reviews)
“king cut” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Steakhouse
££ - £££
10626 N Lake Rd, Forestport, NY 13338-2500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and service was very good. I would absolutely go back when I visit this way again. If this place is open.... then come here...

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A group of 45 on a bus trip had reservations for dinner at Buffalo Head Restaurant!! Got there and it was closed up and for sale. No notification !! No sign as to why. Pretty poor and inconsiderate. Reservations had been made 2 weeks prior...More

Thank WEE1150
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were in the mood for a Friday Fish Fry, and our favorite area restaurant was sold out, so we ended up at The Buffalo Head. It was not very crowded, admittedly a little late (around 8:15pm) but the staff was most accommodating and very,...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

very expensive; this online says the fish fry is $11.00, At the restaurant it is $17.00 and an extra $3.00 for grilled. which is not mentioned on the menu. Very slow from the kitchen; we were warned by the waiter. mistakes from the kitchen. several...More

Thank Doris M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We made reservations to go to Buffalo Head for a Saturday dinner. Our last visit there was a year ago. At that time the place was bustling, food and service was great. So we were looking forward to returning. When we arrived, the parking lot...More

1  Thank NanSim12043
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were seated immediately and ordered the Chicken Francais and Princess Cut Prime Rib. They came out of the kitchen surprisingly fast and were both delicious. Both entrees were huge portions that we were unable to finish. My MIL couldn't imagine if that was the...More

Thank mshell44
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I think the new owners and staff are struggling to get organized and and service people. The food is not anything outstanding as it used to be. So sad to see such an icon of the community fade away.

Thank Darby P
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This restaurant used to be a "destination" and now, is just another restaurant. I have been travelling here for 25+ years and always got huge portions of food which was so good, it was worth driving two hours (one way) for, but no longer. The...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 20 May 2017

visited on sat. 5/20/2017 at 1:00 pm drove and 1and1/2 hrs to eat there. last time there fall of 2016.found dinner prices increased at least 5 dollars and freash fish on Fridays not on the menu. ordered sandwiches for me and my wife. when delivered...More

Thank john k
Reviewed 15 May 2017

***Please understand, this review is based on the New ownership" We went to The Buffalo Head for "Mothers Day" dinner. Its an Hour and 1/2 drive for us to get there. The food "USED" to be Perfect.... We had not been there in over 10...More

Thank iwish40
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10626 N Lake Rd, Forestport, NY 13338-2500
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Forestport
  • Phone Number: +1 315-392-6607
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