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Kobans

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3045 Niagara St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-2029
+1 716-282-5151
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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WNY
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I brought friends from out of town here because one wanted steak. This place has been around for years! The look of the place has not changed over the years, but it is fairly understated so though not new and hip it is not run down or tacky looking inside. I do love the old wooden bar up front. So... More 

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Thank remyo
Winthrop Harbor, Illinois
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

The best steak we have had in years. Simple restuarant and menu. Staff could not had been more friendly. As visitors to the area we wanted to eat local and this was worth the drive

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2 Thank Butkus4
Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2015

My husband and 2 children went there for dinner on a Sunday night after a long day at Niagra Falls Park, visiting from Wisconsin. It was not busy. We were quickly seated and got our meals in a timely manner. The food is reasonably priced for all that comes with it and also tasted good. We had their sirloin steaks,... More 

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1 Thank MysticLy
washington
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60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Scary location, last time I tried to eat there they were closed, thought i would give them another shot on a Sunday night. They specialize in perogies - which were bland-. asked for no onion and they ended up servings the with onions. Spaghetti Parmigiana was fine- although took awhile to get served- place was pretty slow. service was ok,... More 

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Thank WashingtonLoulou
Bigkat0039, Public Relations Manager at Kobans, responded to this review

We are so sorry you did not enjoy your dining experience with us.We are very proud of our neighborhood it is a very strong Polish area with a lot of great businesses on our street and a great new kids playground right next to our building,we feel bad that you were scared . More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were on a trip to the buffalo area and we decided to find a bite to eat, we saw some reviews for this place and decided it looked good. Let me get the one negative out of the way, it's not in the nicest area. That being said, however, I would go again in a heartbeat,... More 

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4 Thank Patrick M
Niagara Falls, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I've been coming here many years, and it's always been one of my favorites. The steak is always cooked exactly how I like it, and they serve some of the best French Onion soup I've ever had. Any visitor or resident of Niagara Falls should come here.

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1 Thank rwalsh6882
Buffalo, New York
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We went to Kobans to celebrate a birthday. The service was outstanding and the food was delicious. All of our meals were cooked to perfection and served hot. Soups, veal, chicken parmesan, pierogi and fish were fantastic. The sweet potato fries were the best we ever had and the garlic toast on the table was a surprise. Entrees are served... More 

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1 Thank Rattypants
Niagara Falls, New York
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

We arrived at the free gill creek concert series a little early (concerts are every wed 7-9 june and july, 6-8 august and sept) so walked next door to Kobans. Clean, retro environment, very friendly bartender who shared stories about the history of the nerghborhood with us as we ate a plate delicious pierogies! Tourists would love this! The polish... More 

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Thank mrbuilding
Niagara Falls, New York, United States
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

For anyone visiting Niagara Falls get off the beaten path and have dinner at kobans. We just had a family dinner there and it was outstanding!!!! Food, service was top notch

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Thank Maureen B
San Antonio, Texas
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102 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Large menu, great service, good prices. It is in a bad neighborhood, but is very popular with the locals, so we were not concerned.

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2 Thank nurse01_12

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3045 Niagara St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-2029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-282-5151

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?