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Black Forest Adler

$$ - $$$German, European,
2447 Niagara Falls Blvd, Amherst, NY 14228-3527
+1 716-564-2447
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spaetzle” (27 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (26 reviews)
German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
2447 Niagara Falls Blvd, Amherst, NY 14228-3527
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I waited until I have been their (3) times with my wife, before writing a review & forming a opinion on the food & service, each time trying something different...each time can't wait to come back and try something new to me....each time absolutely loving...More

Thank Fearless38453298629
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come from Stolberg and I know real German food. This place was a real disappointment. Add to that, it is not friendly. The service was adequate but could have been much better. I hate to give a bad review but I must say they...More

Thank James E
blackforestadler, Owner at Black Forest Adler, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

James, thank you for taking the time to post a review. However, without details of when you were here and what you ordered, we find it difficult to respond. Unfortunately your statement "I know German Food" also perpetuates the myth that all German food is...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018

Came here on a whim after seeing a movie nearby - so glad we did! This place is easily missed - as we've done for 8 months - located in a small strip mall on Niagara Falls Boulevard heading towards North Tonawanda. The very casual...More

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We joined the obvious regulars for a Wednesday night dinner (not open Mon or Tues). The menu is filled with real German food and bottled Germ,an beer and wine. The Schnitzel was excellent and discount a few dollars on Wed and Thurs. Service was very...More

1  Thank tom2831
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We were at a German Genealogy Conference, what better way to conclude it than going to a German restaurant. Everything was delicious. My husband loved the beer. Jean and I had the sauerbraten and my husband the sampler. We topped it off with the delicious...More

Thank kzschwabe
Reviewed June 22, 2018

food is so good, prepared to order and really good quality ingredients. taste just like the best restaurants we have been in Bavaria! can't rave enough, just fantastic. from the salad to the dessert, perfect.

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Never disappointed. Food was excellent, nice portions, and wonderful service. Excellent traditional German music that evening as well. Very good selection of German beers and wines with a few locals mixed in as well. Will return.

Thank pawineguy
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Taste, service, price were all excellent. Serve other types of food and meals for kids. Try the pork dishes. Just great.

Thank Gerald T
Reviewed April 5, 2018

If you love wonderful home cooking you will love this restaurant. Whenever we get the chance to gather the family we head over to the Black Forest Adler. It has delicious food that is meant to be savored and enjoyed. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit...More

Thank tinksyc
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Absolutly wonderful meal... and the best house salad Ive ever had (I know a salad rewiew is wierd, but it was THAT good)

2  Thank Kells67
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April 7, 2018|
Response from karencharm | Reviewed this property |
I read in the Buffalo news that this place closed .
March 26, 2017|
Response from blackforestadler | Property representative |
We can process a gift certificate by phone - please call the restaurant at 716-564-2447. If I'm not there, please leave your phone number and I'll get back to you asap! Laura
Pat T
January 16, 2016|
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Response from blackforestadler | Property representative |
Yes Pat, we do sell gift certificates in any denomination. Thank you for your inquiry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
German, European, Central European
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2447 Niagara Falls Blvd, Amherst, NY 14228-3527
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 716-564-2447
  • E-mail
Authentic German Cuisine from Authentic German Chef! Owner/Chef Gerhard Braun specializes in Swabian cooking (Southern Germany) with homemade, from scratch recipes. Find your favorites here - Sauerbraten, Schnitzel, Spaetzle, Apfel Strudel, real Black Forest Cake. We are located in a little plaza just south of Ellicott Creek Rd (next to the Classics V Banquet Center). Plenty of parking behind the plaza.
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