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Ripa's Restaurant

££ - £££, , Italian
4218 Walden Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-9767
+1 716-684-2418
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“broiled fish” (3 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Italian, American, Wine Bar
££ - £££
4218 Walden Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-9767
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We held our party here great food awesome staff fair prices. Keep coming back every year just reserved the date for 2018. Lunch n dinner Great as well many options fair pricing.

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Recently, my uncle had a party at Ripa's. Food, and service couldn't be better. We were about 25 or so, and we were served quickly. All of our food was of the best quality. We all said what a wonderful time we all had. You...More

Thank Mollymoo4u
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

A place that has great service, not fast but nice ! The service is great and nice people. homemade everything. Great food, they have the best hot peppers stuffed with bread crumbs around. the speicle char broiled fish is the best in wny bar none!...More

Thank stonekingofwny
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is the place we go for special occasions. Family owed, food always good and prices great value.

1  Thank cindygiggles27
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I once belonged to a local chapter of Rotary. We met here for almost 50 years. The food was excellent, and Ray and Nino were excellent hosts. The most favorite dish is the Ripa Broiled Fish. Excellent Broiled fish with a special bread crumb blend...More

1  Thank OldFart565
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I had a baby shower for my daughter-in-law here on a Saturday afternoon. It was absolutely wonderful. Although the soup choice was a bit 'different' (ham/split pea), everything was excellent! Service was the greatest & everything was better than ever expected. Would highly recommend it...More

1  Thank wagsanders
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant with a great, quiet, relaxed and spacious atmosphere. The food is amazing. The homemade gnocchi is really homemade from scratch including the pasta. It is just like grandma's. Real Italian comfort food! I also recommend the Adriatic Salad. It is...More

1  Thank Renee N
marketingmanager13, Manager at Ripa's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2016

Hi Renee... Thanks for your kind words! We appreciate that you took the time to review your experience with Ripa's. Our sister, Roseanne, learned the art of making excellent gnocchi from our Mother.. and she keeps the supply fresh for us. We're proud of all...More

Reviewed 23 March 2016

This was a great evening. Dinner theatre of Finnegans Farewll hosted at Ripa's Restaurant. Probably about 100 people. Everything was fantastic!!! All the family style dinner plates came out quick and the food was hot. They did an amazing job from salad to desert. The...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Met a business friend here for lunch it was very good. Had the lunch special and the food was very good, dinner here would be good. Give it a try.

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The New Years Buffet was excellent. I look forward to returning to the restaurant to try more of their Italian menu items.

Thank kgullotti92
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Bar, Pub, Italian, American, Wine Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4218 Walden Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086-9767
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 716-684-2418
Ripa's Restaurant has been welcoming friends and neighbors for over 60 years. Ray and Ennio continue to reflect the Ripa family tradition of bringing people together with wine and fine food, still prepared from traditional family recipes, served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. An intimate dinner for two or a celebration with family and friends, our focus is on you, our customer.
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