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The Oak Stave Drinkery & Eatery

5989 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051-1787
+1 716-688-8900
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (3 reviews)
“kettle chips” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5989 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051-1787
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here for an after work here in September. The service was amazing. Our server could not have been better. The food was good. I had a pretzel appetizer and the steak tortellini entree. The pretzel was HUGE. The steak tortellini could have been...More

Thank Crab_Hunting_Girl
Reviewed 1 week ago

2 couples went to this pub and enjoyed our dinners and drinks. We had a super Greek style platter for an app. The grilled caesar and fish dinners as well as the sweet potatoe fries were excellent. Only issues we had were -one person was...More

Thank Junejude
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Plenty of parking & outdoor patio is suped. Food is tasty but very small portions for some appetizers & entrees.. Prices are steeper then most.

Thank oureaglesnest
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The Oak Stave is a fantastic eatery...their whiskey menu is extensive, and their food menu is full of novelties. I always have a awesome time when I stop there; I went for lunch multiple times and the service is always on point. I absolutely raccomand...More

Thank brunablack
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch and really enjoyed the food. We had three starters to share. Staff was very friendly. Coffee freshly brewed. Would go there again.

Thank zauberhafte
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This place has the best burgers and sandwiches in the area. A bit small but they make it work, the employees are great too!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We are new to this area and on a mission to try all the places in this part of Transit Road. Oak Stave was quiet before 6 P.M. on a Thursday and we enjoyed our meal. The menu is limited with lots of salads and...More

Thank Yankee33
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The waitress was very friendly, and the food was okay. Not my first pick, but it's a good alternative for lunch.

Thank gustafson5
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The menu does not have a lot of choice, but portions are plentiful. The prices are on expensive side as well. Food is just average. Average does not last in Buffalo. The best place for food in America ! This is the second time I...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Went with friends for dinner to Oak Stave for a second time. Reservations were a must at 7 pm on a Saturday night. Parking was impossible. Drink and food menu is extensive with excellent liquor, wine and beers. We ordered relatively light with Hawaiian Ahi...More

Thank Steven S
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Catherine M
7 December 2016|
Response from TrpReviwr | Reviewed this property |
Their website has the menu posted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5989 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051-1787
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 716-688-8900
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