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257 E Ferry St, Buffalo, NY 14208-1412
+1 716-883-1438
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Buffalo, New York
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128 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is the old O'Connell's for those that remember that place. That was one of my favorites too. The menu and the management is all new and totally Italian. It is a great place to take the family or for a romantic interlude. You will love Gigi's They also feature live entertainment from time to time. The night we were... More 

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Dalton, Georgia
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014

I must have gone to this place on an off day because the three people in my party were all disappointed. We all had different pasta dishes. They were undercooked and under seasoned. How hard is it to get pasta right? The server seemed totally indifferent to us and acted like she resented that we were even there. I would... More 

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1 Thank sjhb07
East Aurora, New York
1 review
Reviewed 21 February 2014

The Staff, Food & Desserts are excellent, especially the pies & banana pudding to die for. Would highly recommend trying this establishment. The corn bread was the best I ever had as was the sweet potato pie. Will definitely go there again.

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Thank 965Chuck
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Words cannot explain how amazing this restaurant is. As soon as I walked through the door, I was greeted with a warm welcome. The service was superb! Food was nice and hot! The food was very well seasoned and the portions were large. I got the Haddock fish with mac & cheese with green beans and cornbread. This was the... More 

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Thank Meagan J
Buffalo, New York
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128 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Their mac & cheese is very good. I've only had take out here - so I can't speak to the ambiance. But I've loved everything I have tried! Not too far from Elmwood, Allentown, or Downtown sights (City Hall or riverfront) - so you could make a day of it.

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Thank jmasc1
GRAND ISLAND
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1,016 reviews
589 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 516 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2013

GiGi's is flat-out wonderful. The only reason we don't go there more is that Polly (Mrs. CG) fears they serve "too much food"... Doug (The Cheap Gourmet) hit the place in conjunction with a ballgame as the snow lifted and had an anxious moment at the counter when he couldn't seem to get served... After 10-12 minutes a waitress came... More 

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Thank DOUGANDPOLLY
Buffalo NY
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2 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2012

One of my favorite restaurants. Best homemade mac n' cheese around and I have never had such moist corn bread in my life. Peach Cobbler is A+. I'm a vegetarian and love all the side dishes. Perfect size portions too. Staff is always friendly. Taking friends there this Friday.

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Thank conimarie
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 August 2012

Ox tails, fried cat fish, salmon patties, and fried chicken. Everything was great. Sides were even better. Just good SOUL Food! You can take kids of all ages and your children will find something to eat that they really like.

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1 Thank John R
Buffalo, New York
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238 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2012

Look at the other reviews I have done then come back to this one. GiGi's IS THE BEST RESTAURANT in Buffalo. It has been for some time. I felt abligated to wtie a review after seeing the low scores. I was shocked when I first saw the ranking they got. I remember the 1st time I went to GiGi's after... More 

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1 Thank Irish311
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2011

I love the breakfast, the grits are always so yummy and the waitresses are very sweet!! I love to be around my ppl sooo overall... Pleasant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 E Ferry St, Buffalo, NY 14208-1412
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-883-1438

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?