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“Great place to dine on the river's edge”

The Shores Waterfront
Price range: USD 15 - USD 26
Cuisines: Seafood
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Description: Located on the tip of Tonawanda Island, The Shores offers all you need for a summer fun. Have a cocktail at the bar, dine inside or outside on our patio and enjoy the panaramic view of the Niagara River. The Shores also offers indoor and outdor accomidations for all your banquets needs, everything from funerals to weddings. Are you a boater? We have 90 slips located on site with decks for a cottage like setting, something no other marine can offer in the Buffalo/ Niagara Fall area.
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Wonderful restaurant and bar where you can relax and dine - or drink - along the picturesque Niagara River. Music four evenings a week. Food and staff are wonderful!!!!

Thank NancyL1952
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Beautiful location right on the Niagara River. Lots of patio seating. A very enjoyable place to sit and listen to the evening entertainment. Tonight there was a wonderful Sinatra impersonator who was so good he had a following of fans. We sat on the patio and the music was so loud we really couldn't visit with our guests. But, that may have been our own fault since we opted for the outdoor over the inside seating. Inside is nothing fancy but again there is a wonderful view in a dinning room that is lined with windows. But the food....very pricey for just average food. $13 cheeseburger with a few fries was just average. Paid less in many places that were upscale and had a much better burger. Same with the $20 chicken pram....was good but we have had much better for much cheaper. If you go for the view or music it's great. Don't go for the over priced average food.

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Thank 14ninapinta92
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

we stopped in for chicken wings and beer and stayed the evening....it was a hot summer nite and the band playing outside added to the relaxed party atmosphere...great summer venue that you need to visit ...bands generally play on friday and saturday with an occassional sunday gig thrown in..

Thank dwdj52
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I first came here last summer, but have been back several times and I've always enjoyed the ambiance and the friendly staff. The food has ranged from decent to delicious. Their banana pepper soup is phenomenal! The salmon was also good.
They have dockside parking on the canal side, and have indoor and outdoor seating. On the weekends, they often have live music. It's right on the water, so you can expect a genlte river breeze and a fantastic view.

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Thank J S
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were entertaining visitors from Germany and desired to show them the beauty of the Niagara River while eating dinner in North Tonawanda and we were overjoyed with the Shores restaurant. Whenever you can eat outside while taking in the scenic Niagara are two pluses - add the great extensive food menu and you have the perfect combination!

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