We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Russell's Steaks

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
6675 Transit Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221-7212 (Freeman Rd)
+1 716-636-4900
Today
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

553 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 550: English reviews
Williamsville, New York
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to Russells for my birthday dinner. The food was delicious, no doubt, but what surprised and dismayed me was the incidentals. We were charged for every soft drink refill, smaller diners don't even do that. Also we brought our own cake, which we were told that we could, but we were charged to have it served....really??? So I... More 

Helpful?
Thank Linda C
Rochester, New York
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The 3 cheese onion soup was the best onion soup I have ever had. Garlic parmesan smashed potatoes were very tasty. And the filet mignon ala Russell was cooked perfectly for medium as it was ordered - and tasted delicious, with plenty of mushrooms. Our server, Allen A, was professional yet casual. Service was excellent. Watching the entire dining staff... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rodger S
Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

top notch service, food, ambience love love love this place I think one of the best in Buffalo for all the above

Helpful?
Thank Hugo14223
Williamsville, New York
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Restaurant. Everyone was so helpful with anything you needed. Staff & Service was Top-Notch!!! George E.

Helpful?
Thank George E
Buffalo, NY
Level Contributor
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived at Russel's, we saw Russ Salvatore greeting people as they walked into the dining areas, bar or hotel which is connected. I thought that this was a nice touch. I loved the large fish tank as you walked in with all kinds of tropical fish. It was also around the holidays, so there was a nice tree... More 

Helpful?
Thank sr14225
Orchard Park, United States
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Russell's Steak, Chops, & More is MUCH more than just the most elegant high end restaurant in all of Western New York, but a place where you can go to be with good friends, stay in one of the most ascetically, beautiful suites around, eat the best cuisine, and have the owner greet each and every time you dine there.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Deborah B
Toronto
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good dinner with amazing service. They have very very attentive waiters and staff. Try the onion soup for appetizer.

Helpful?
Thank travelbutterfly100
St. Catharines, Canada
Level Contributor
15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Russell's several times, this trip to see all our American friends. My usual steak a'la Russell is alway done to perfection! Service is exceptional and the man himself will always be there to seat you.

Helpful?
Thank -thedude9999
Akron, New York
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a great restaurant with a friendly, at your service staff. The food is excellent and they pour a nice drink. Bartenders do a very nice job. Rose is exceptional.

Helpful?
Thank KevinS001
West Seneca, New York, United States
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Everything here is amazing; the food, the service, the wine. The food is outstanding! One of the best restaurants in WNY.

Helpful?
Thank Sara O

Travellers who viewed Russell's Steaks also viewed

 

Been to Russell's Steaks? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$70
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6675 Transit Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221-7212
    (Freeman Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Williamsville
  • Phone Number: +1 716-636-4900
Description
60 years of experience has all come together for owner Russell Salvatore, the consumate Dining Room Host. Specializing in steaks and a vibrant bar scene, Russ is always present to greet his guests and make sure everything is perfect. If its not? It will be by the time you leave, He guarantees it. Russ together with Mark Jerge, & Robert Bingel assures you will not find a more dedicated team to creating the perfect night for you.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Russell's Steaks and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Russell's Steaks staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?