Where to Eat
The Basket Factory
2 Watson Avenue, Middleport, NY 14105 • (716) 735-4207
Family owned and operated and located right on the historic Erie Canal, The Basket Factory Restaurant & Marina offers a casual, yet fine dining experience. Outdoor patio seating is available during summer months. We provide a full bar and our menu features anything from beef on weck and Friday fish fry to steaks, seafood, and pasta dishes. A weekly Sunday brunch buffet also runs from 10am – 2pm. A second floor banquet room seats up to 50 guests and is available by request. Winter Hours: Tues-Thurs 4-8, Fri-Sat 3-9, Sunday 10-7. Summer Hours: Tues-Thurs 11-9, Fri-Sat 11-10, Sun 10-8.
Danny Sheehan’s Steakhouse
491 West Ave., Lockport, NY 14094 • (716) 433-4666
Over 40 entrees include steak, prime rib, lobster, veal, chicken and lamb. Screened-in deck & patio seat 80 during summer months. Open Tue-Thurs 4-9pm, Fri/Sat 4-10pm, Sun 3-9pm. Closed Mon. Outstanding quality & service at affordable prices for nearly 55 years.
DeFlippo’s Restaurant and Bed & Breakfast
326 West Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094 • (716) 433-2913
DeFlippo’s, built in 1870, is one of Lockport’s oldest landmarks. We are a third generation family owned and operated restaurant/bed and breakfast, serving the finest American and Italian cuisine since 1946. Not only famous for our spaghetti sauce, we feature house smoked prime rib, char-broiled steak and fresh seafood. In addition to being centrally located to the Niagara Wine Trail, DeFlippo’s offers the largest selection of Niagara wines by the glass or bottle. Open Tues thru Sat 4pm-10pm and Sun until 9pm.
Gordie Harper’s Bazaar
3333 Lockport Olcott Road, Newfane, NY 14108 • (716) 778-8048
Step Back in time with our rustic home cooked meals at Gordie Harper’s Bazaar. Enjoy browsing through a maze of unique shops ranging from antiques to Amish jams and relishes. Take home fresh baked bread or homemade pies and pastries. Open Sunday – Thursday 8am-8pm, Friday & Saturday 8am-9pm. Breakfast Lunch and Dinner. Banquet Room Available up to 40 people. Great Food, Unique Gifts, Totally Bazaar.
Mariners Landing Restaurant
1540 Franklin St., Olcott Beach, NY 14126 • (716) 778-5535
A comfortable nautical atmosphere with outside dining available. Our deck overlooks Krull Park and Lake Ontario. Cuisine consists of seafood, charbroiled meats, crisp salads, imported pasta, and great homemade soups. New England clam chowder served daily. Our bar houses a vast array of liquors, cordials, spirits, wines, and domestic imported beers. Banquet room seats 60. Come to Mariners Landing for a fine dining experience!
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
28 Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303 • 716-210-2525
The Niagara Falls Culinary Institute is like a five-star restaurant … where every course matters. Our Culinary Institute gives students the tools for a successful career, from experienced faculty, in a beautiful, newly renovated facility. For visitors, we offer the most unique of experiences … from your dining pleasure to learning how to create something new in the kitchen.
Featuring state-of-the-art kitchens and its own restaurant, bakery, deli, wine boutique, TV studio, gift shop and Barnes & Noble bookstore, NFCI is the next wonder of the culinary world. Explore NFCI today and we’ll help you develop a taste for the extraordinary.
98 West Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094 • (716) 433-9809
Renowned for decades in historic Lockport, enjoy lunch or dinner at The Shamus ~ where your casual yet fine dining experience will perfectly compliment your wine tour. Dining room, outdoor patio, or private dining room for up to 40 people, or enjoy cocktails and a light menu at the bar. Featuring homemade soups, salads, burgers, and hearty sandwiches for lunch. Fresh seafood and fish, certified angus beef steaks, cured and smoked meats, poultry, locally raised pork, and vegetarian options for dinner. Open Monday through Saturday. Available for private parties on Sunday. Check our website for Sunday brunch dates.
5772 S Transit Road ,Lockport, NY 14094 • (716) 433-1459 / 1593
Upbeat, authentic sushi house serving Pan-Asian fare, plus table-side cooking & a full bar in contemporary digs. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Offering wine, cocktails, beer, and tea. First Steak-Stone grill in Western NY; stone heated to 800-900º with pure Himalayan sea salt, which contains over 30 trace minerals known to enhance well being and alleviate ailments.
Sunset Bar & Grill
3 O’Connell Island, Wilson, NY 14172 • (716) 751-6868
Sunset Bar & Grill, located in the quaint lakeside village of Wilson, is referred to by those in the know as the “hidden gem of the harbor.” Nestled among a side hill of pines, the view from the patio seating and bar is rivaled by few. Come join us for a taste of the way summer was meant to be enjoyed!
Wilson Boat House Restaurant
57 Harbor St, Wilson, NY 14172 • (716) 751-6060
The Wilson Boat House Restaurant, open since 1907, and recently remodeled, is the perfect place for casual dining overlooking the beautiful Wilson harbor. After dinner make a point of visiting the many shops that are located around the harbor, or enjoy the famous Wilson sunset and watch the sailboats glide by. The waterfront gets jumping at night with live music on our outside patio bar four nights a week.
408 Main Street, Medina, NY 14103 • (585) 798-CHEF
Medina’s ultimate dining experience. Serving lunch & dinner. Specializing in upscale comfort food with local wines & beer. Catering available for any occasion. Hours: Monday-Thursday 11am-9pm, Friday 11am-10pm, Saturday 4pm-10pm.