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Samurai Buffalo

9648 Transit Rd, Ste 450, East Amherst, NY 14051-2265
+1 716-688-7808
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (9 reviews)
“bento box” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
9648 Transit Rd, Ste 450, East Amherst, NY 14051-2265
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

First time, but not a great experience. Drink order was not right, and took 10 minutes with only four in the restaurant. The habachi scallop & shrimp was disappointing. The shrimp were cool and tough (they brought 3 hot ones) scallops were good, best was...More

Thank bonitabuffalo
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a little dinner with my three little ones on a Friday night and was surprised to see plenty of people still there and more coming in. Food was good and special sushi rolls are of generous proportions. Service is a little quiet and...More

Thank 3000calories
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant based on excellent reviews and proximity. The food was terrible. Everything was under seasoned, and severely lacked in flavor and presentation. The waiter was okay, but never came back to refill drinks or ask us if we wanted anything else....More

Thank Tmbmpl2002
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We eat here often and we love the food and service. The staff is always friendly. Sushi is very good, and we have had the hibachi many times. Never an issue with either. The place has a relaxing auora to it that makes for a...More

Thank chia350
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We often stop here for the bento boxes. They are beautifully presented, generous and best of all...delicious!! The lunch size served until 3 pm. is so worth the price of 8 or 9 dollars. I've tried the salmon, chicken, steak and all were great. Each...More

Thank RobHop489
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Where to begin...We had reservations for 14 people at 4:30 on Saturday night. The hibachi grill/table is set up like a large U. A hibachi grill facing either end instead of across the long part. After serving everyone a water with no ice in a...More

Thank BETH C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The sushi was just amazing, we had a large group and everyone raved, they had great service, absolutely worth the trip!

Thank JudyandJeff R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent Sushi and the Hibachi is a blast. Extremely helpful and friendly service and the grill chef was a blast! Fresh and tasty sushi with some very interesting hand rolls.

Thank James M
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Fresh fish, most important in Sushi, and that's what you get here. Service is friendly and very attentive. "Specials" are good as well and creative. Very clean, can't say that for other local Sushi establishments.

Thank Hunter-TO
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I love this place! They have very fresh sushi/food and I'm always happy with my order. I called my order in and they got it right (always do)...I was happy to learn that you can buy their ginger Apple dressing now which it literally the...More

Thank Allergenfriendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9648 Transit Rd, Ste 450, East Amherst, NY 14051-2265
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 716-688-7808
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Samurai Buffalo is established in June 2008. We are committed to serve high quality Japanese & other Asian fusion food to our customers.
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