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581 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1201
+1 716-885-1594
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
581 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1201
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We knew in advance that we would pay top dollar for a fine dining meal at Tempo. Seated in our cozy table in the romantic middle section of the restaurant, with an amiable and attentive waiter, we had a delicious meal, selecting the mouth-watering rib...More

Thank mlnate
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We've been to Tempo a few times and always had a wonderful experience. So for my husbands birthday I booked a table based on the reviews. We arrived and were seated immediately, service was attentive and we started the evening with oysters which were fabulous....More

Thank Solabeach
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Haven't been there in about 3 or 4 months. Took a client there for dinner. Some of the food (oysters) was perfect. Other items (the prosciutto wrapped filet) were so over salted as to be almost inedible. The waiter was pleasant, but a bit pushy...More

1  Thank dan20159
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Went for birthday dinner it was excellent from the service,food,and great ambience. We had Cesar salad and mix salad both were Good I had special swordfish dish with pasta so light and fresh, My husband had pasta with scungili tomato sauce very good Good size...More

Thank Mary kay M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The calamari started lived up to the reviews...perfect for sharing. I had a lobster special that was amazing and my husband's filet was great (had to have a bite or two!) and the tater tots side also had to be sampled. Finished off with gelato,...More

Thank LisaNYU
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Every other year, my son's, their wives and my husband, 8 of us total reserve a night at Tempo. Last night was our night! We asked for and received the round table in the middle of the restaurant near the window, makes for pleasant conversation....More

1  Thank Waleenie
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great if you are a fan of fine dining and luxury experience. The service from the door through dinner makes you feel appreciated. The place just has such elegance. If I had any complaint it may just be that its a bit of a tight...More

1  Thank brenda s
Reviewed 9 June 2017

My wife and I ate at Tempo last night and we had an excellent meal. She started with a carpaccio appetizers, which was one of the best we have tasted. And I had a soft shell crab, which they we able to prepare for me...More

Thank niagarariverfatman
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Just a great experience all around. Started with drinks, moved on to a very nice wine selection and ordered on the lighter side. All dishes demonstrated some discretion and care. Steak tartare, a great shrimp appetizer over fettuccine, some incredibly tasty oysters to start. Most...More

Thank CoolAisles
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner/Business meeting that was absolutely amazing. Service was as good as the food and drink. We began with a couple of appetizers to share (calamari and octopus) then moved on to beet salad or Caesar salad and then the steaks. Oh the steaks! A few...More

Thank mcdedrick
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Carl C
1 July 2016|
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Response from Dream2265 | Reviewed this property |
They are only open for dinner but you can go early at about 5:00 and skip lunch. I would!
9 May 2016|
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Response from cohillnurse | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
5 October 2015|
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Response from RobynW731 | Reviewed this property |
Many hotels in the Buffalo area, with many within 15-20 mn car ride. It's very easy to get around this area. Easiest thing is to just google hotels around that area. We actually stayed out by the airport and it was still... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1201
    (Allen Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-885-1594
A formal dining experience, Tempo offers entrees ranging from $20-$50.
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