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Center Street Smoke House

20 Center St, Batavia, NY 14020-3204
+1 585-343-7470
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“brisket” (16 reviews)
“dirty rice” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
20 Center St, Batavia, NY 14020-3204
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The food here is really good, and excellent service. What we ordered; Chicken Pecan, the Platter Sampler, The ribs, and the 2 meats combo. Everyone was pleased with their entrees. The Buffalo Shrimp for appetizer are delicious, this should be highlighted on their menu, they...More

Thank DKleps
centerstreet, Owner at Center Street Smoke House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review. We work hard at the BBQ to make sure it is just right. The staff is always working on better and better service and i will past along your review to them Thanks for your business

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Four of us visited the Center Street Smoke House recently, on a quiet weekday night. Our waitress was engaging and welcoming, and on top of things. We had the ribs, roasted chicken, chicken fingers, and a great jambalaya, with plenty of shrimp, brown rice and...More

Thank Timoteo99
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Good place to visit with friends while eating. The ribs and pulled chicken were good. Several sides to choose from. We enjoyed the coleslaw. I wouldn't pick The tomato salad again. Several choices of beer

Thank jfavk
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you find yourself in this little town in Western NY stop in here. Housed in an old, narrow, 2 story, stand alone building just off of Main St. in downtown Batavia, you'll smell it before you see it. Exposed brick, local memorabilia on the...More

Thank Pete E
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good food, and plenty of it. Waite staff is good and attentive, great variety of different kinds of food, and plenty of sides. Been there many of time, never heard the bands that are there on Saturday nights, but I've heard it's fun. If you...More

Thank CBS223
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

As we entered we were taken by the authentic "smoke house" decor. Washroom was clean which is usually a good indication. Was I ever wrong! Ordered the ribs and prime rib. Both were mediocre at best... Made fun of my wife ordering prime rib at...More

Thank robformisano
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The food was great and the portions were huge, even the milkshakes my kids had they couldn't finish. Would definitely come back again!

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I have tried many different things on the menu, and each has been top notch. Brisket, ribs, and chicken have a great smokey flavor. Baked potatoes are best anywhere! Hush puppies and mac & cheese are great too.

Thank shoskins
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Staff not very friendly. Almost rude. Food was very good & good portions. Prices a little high, but would return. Batavia barbecue sauce was very good.

Thank generations7
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Hadn't been there in awhile, took friends from Germany looking for a good barbecue. We weren't disappointed. Food was excellent although we waited a while to get it. Would return.

Thank AnnD1177
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 25
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Center St, Batavia, NY 14020-3204
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Batavia
  • Phone Number: +1 585-343-7470
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