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Rick's On Main

687 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2404
+1 716-652-1253
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster pasta” (14 reviews)
“ribeye” (4 reviews)
“soups” (14 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
687 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2404
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Vidlers 5 and dime across the street and wanted lunch. First time to Ricks on Main. Delicious food and LOTS of IT! Table for 4. One ordered fish and chips. HUGE helping but the best we've ever had. I tried the soup sampler...More

Thank Lesliew91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rick's did not post a menu so I had no idea what to expect. I was delighted to find food everywhere. There was ham, roast beef, made to order omelets, Eggs Benedict-my personal favorite ( I had three!) bacon, sausage, home fries, sirloin tips with...More

Thank gassergirl550
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, amazing service! Everything was perfect. I’m particular about my steak - the filet and the sirloin were both outstanding - “crisp” and well seasoned- tender and juicy interior. The banana pepper dip appetizer- unbelievable. The desserts - crazy good! (Much of our meal...More

Thank Jenpal119
Reviewed 4 February 2018

You can never have a bad meal here. The wait staff is very good with an extensive knowledge of the menu. The food was prepared to our liking. If I were have to give a negative it would be the poor lighting. We ate upstairs...More

Thank jchwojdak
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have had bad experiences with this restaurant. The glazed salmon dish has more greens and carrots than salmon. The food is salty and we were disappointed. Previously we had the scallops and they were spoiled and had to send them back....More

Thank rnorgang
Reviewed 16 January 2018

All food of very high quality, prepared as ordered. Modern twists on old favorites and contemporary dishes, as well. Young servers anxious to please. Will definitely return.

Thank geauxirish
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very good food, great service, great atmosphere inside or outside (weather dependent of course). Had a wonderful lunch with my wife and son. Enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We drive from Toronto to East Aurora once or twice a year and always stop at Rick's on Main if the patio is open. The service is lovely and the food is very good. We've noticed a gradual decline in the number of vegetarian options...More

Thank nankram
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Stopped by here while traveling on business. I was happily surprised to find such an amazing little steak house out in the burbs and kind of out of the way. The old house that they have transformed into a restaurant just adds to the ambiance....More

Thank randyw426
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Let me clarify this at the start.....we love this restaurant and the food is fantastic however we had a miserable eveing because of our server....after he brought our appetizers we never saw him again....took over 30 min to get entrees and then had to go...More

Thank ttlee
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Don G
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Response from Cheryl D | Reviewed this property |
It's a wear whatever you want type of place. I have seen shorts to suits.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 687 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2404
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 716-652-1253
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