The mangement was hanging out at the back bar watching tv, the hostesses did not seem to want to answer questions. She made our experience one that we are looking forward to repeating in the very near future. —TippingPoint, 2010-03-05 14:17:23   Just called this joint and a recording states that the call cannot be completed. The service is horrible, slow and the food is tasteless and, quite possibly, undercooked. Use left/right arrows to navigate the slideshow or swipe left/right if using a mobile device. Dan Andelman, Dave Andelman, and Ernie Boch Jr take a road trip to the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York. The Anchor Bar is a bar and restaurant in Buffalo, New York, located north of Downtown Buffalo at the intersection of Main and North Streets. 4.2 overall rating across 2 reviews Trying to find a Anchor Bar? Promotions, new baskets, and more straight to your inbox! I dont care if a friend is in a band playing there or not, Ill never step in the place again, and yes, Im making a formal complaint to the main/corporate office about this, just letting everyone know anyway I can. Then again I'll be surprised if by February this isnt yet another different bar. They are making a mockery out of what the Anchor Bar stands for. View cart and check out. Great drink specials and friendly bartenders... worth a look —StevePacilio, 2011-01-29 10:52:18   I visited the Anchor Bar in Marketplace yesterday 1-28-2011 with a friend. The order was for 10 wings and we got 11 wings, a few sticks of celery and a cup of bleu cheese. While I love the wings, I don't think I need to put up with rude hostesses. Buffalo's Anchor Bar: Buffalo Wings. We only stayed there because the band that was playing was friends of ours. —LanceReed, 2009-09-17 09:53:51   Honestly, I was coming here to say what Lance posted above. Run away! I went to the new Anchor Bar location in Rochester, NY today. Location had been open for approx. Can't comment on the service as I got takeout. The Buffalo location is soo much better in terms of taste. Dominic asked his mother, Teressa, if she could prepare them a snack. I also noticed that they cooking chicken wings outside in the alley in fryers that are next to the garbage cans. Anchor Bar: Anchor Bar Buffalo Airport - See 188 traveler reviews, 64 candid photos, and great deals for Cheektowaga, NY, at Tripadvisor. Management should seriously look into these concerns. —ytbh, 2011-11-14 12:54:45   according to YNN, they lost their liquor license...plan to re-open in a few weeks, http://rochester.ynn.com/content/563539/anchor-bar-and-scene-nightclub-close/, 2012-01-23 09:19:00   I actually like the appearance of the Anchor Bar downtown, though it is just a bunch of high tops. you could see it through the sauce in the dim lighting... enough said. The cozy atmosphere of Buffalo's Anchor Bar allows visitors to relax after a hard working day. The physical appearance of the restaurant. We ordered a single order of mild wings. We had beef on wick, so tasty, served at the right temperature, with your choice of side either mac & cheese, fries, potatoe salad etc. i can attest to that, as when i ate there my silverware was filfthy!!! In 1964, at the Anchor Bar in downtown Buffalo, NY, the now famous chicken wing was born. Thanks a lot Ronnie. —jjjingleheimer, 2010-04-09 15:35:06   Their website appears to be down. 2009-09-17 20:06:36   I went here because I remember a good friend from Buffalo said that if I wanted REAL wings to try Anchor. Otherwise, it's just another crappy Ronnie Davis club. Stacie Schieder —StacieSchieder, 2011-02-02 15:31:15   there are so many places that serve better wings that this place. The prices are high, and the quality is OK. Their meat hot sauce was horrible, and my food my a little cold. 2009-09-06 14:50:40   This is a letter I sent to the owner of the Anchor Bar in Buffalo in regards to my experience at the Anchor Bar in Rochester. I can honestly say that I've had wings from a Kodak cafeteria that put the stuff I was served to shame. Honestly, I grew up in the Buffalo area and live in Rochester now due to work. Get your beer and wings fix taken care of In my opinion Anchor Bar suffers from the following critical flaws. The group consensus was they aren't the best in Rochester, but they aren't the worst either. He was even calling them sexy or hottie and things of this nature. Go once and see what you think, but I don't think I will be going back. The patient staff demonstrates a high level of hospitality at this place. The waitresses have no idea what is going on and seem to have no experience in the restaurant industry. —BenS, 2012-02-19 21:43:36   There is now no mention of the East Avenue location on their website. —ThomasPawlik, 2010-11-28 20:25:36   i recently heard that the east end establishment was shut down for health reasons. I found the portions to be decently sized. We seek to serve God by working for justice and peace, respect and learn from all the great faith traditions and desire to be known by the love we have for one another. 2009-10-26 15:30:16   I went there for lunch with my coworkers on Monday, the wings were large, excellently cooked, crispy on the outside, and the skin didn't fall off like at BWW. The wings are tiny, fatty, and undercooked. Ivanno, I went to the new Anchor Bar location in Rochester, NY today. Get menu, photos and location information for Anchor Bar - Rochester Hills in Rochester Hills, MI. The other issue was we watched the manager actually slap the butts of all the female waitresses. The ZIP code for this address is 14604 and the postal code suffix is 2617. and the postal code suffix is 2617. So, NO service, Terrible food, sexual harrassment. [3][4] Or book now at one of our other 4439 great restaurants in Rochester Hills. 32 records found for Anchor Ter, Rochester, NY 14617. On a seperate occassion, we ordered anchor bites, they had no problem serving us char blackend bites that were beyond burnt. Bison French Onion Chip Dip (FREE Overnight Shipping), NFL BUFFALO BILLS MYFANCLIP MULTIPURPOSE CLIPS (PACK OF 2), ANCHOR BAR GLASS MUG (Clear with Black Lettering), ANCHOR BAR COFFEE MUG (White, Red Lettering), "I SURVIVED SUICIDE" ANCHOR BAR BUMPER STICKER, "WING IT" BUFFALO, NY ANCHOR BAR BUMPER STICKER. The original Rochester location opened in September 2009 as the Anchor Bar on East Avenue and closed down in early 2012. —BadFish. —DaRoc, 2009-09-12 12:20:56   We were having locating the phone number for this locaction. ", Note: You must be logged in to add comments. It took 40 minutes. 2009-09-12 08:49:38   I visited Anchor Bar last Sunday night for take out. I've never had the wings, though. (The Buffalo Anchor Bar is recognized as the place where Teressa Bellissimo "invented" the Buffalo chicken wing in 1964.2) In 2011, the Rochester locations changed their name to Anchor Sports Bar and Grill; their website now says they are "Not Affiliated With The Original Anchor Bar. Lunch room chicken wings are better than this. They charged almost $12.00 for a plain cheese quisadilla with french fries for my daughter. She didnt seem to care. They should be overly friendly to bring people back in! [1][2] The bar is most famous for allegedly being the birthplace of spicy chicken wings known outside the Buffalo area as Buffalo wings. Anchor Baptist Church in Rochester, New York is a Christian congregation serving the Rochester community and encouraging others through a life-changing Christian journey. Please speak to the owner who is franchising this location and fix it before it is too late. If nothing is fixed the Anchor Bar name will be tarnished (If it isn't already) and they will be out of business within 6 to 8 months. —WindyPig. 2012-02-19 02:20:44   I went to the location at The MarketPlace Mall. -- Destiny USA says it has a spot open for Buffalo’s famous Anchor Bar to open a Syracuse location. 2009-10-13 18:53:42   We took our friends from the Jersey Shore to the Anchor bar on Saturday the 3rd of October. Consistency. —MarkJackson. Bar & Grill in Rochester, New York 4.9 4.9 out of 5 stars. the bar is very nice and large. I've given this place 3 shots and they wiffed each time (right from the moment I walked in). Add something unique on the outside; a sign would be perfect! —BatGuano, 2009-11-04 17:27:14   As others have noted, their "hot" wings would be considered mild anywhere else. Our immediate waitress was helpful, but the hostesses were entirely incompetent and downright rude. Amherst, NY Niagara Falls USA San Antonio, TX Schertz, TX Frederick, MD Kennesaw, GA Orange, CA Burlington, ON Hamilton, ON Toronto, ON Food Truck, ON, Canada Shop Apparel Gifts Chicken Wings Wing Sauces We had a wonderful experience. When the food got to us, it was over an hour for them to make 3 simple fast meals. PLEASE get down there and see what is going on and fix it. —DavidGottfried, 2010-06-04 21:48:18   There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with the website. —Kahatch, 2009-09-16 12:17:55   While the host staff and wait staff tend to be extremely good looking girls, the wings are terrible. Anchor Bar may have invented buffalo wings, but they have long been surpassed by so many other wing joints. He ruins whatever he touches and now he's done it to a regional delicacy. We believe in the quality and integrity of the products and manufactured goods produced in … —HappyResident4, 2011-01-18 16:15:23   The marketplace mall location is quite different then the east end.... they prepare all there food fresh and have have a family friendly atmosphere during the day and a fun happyhour/late night bar. Anchor Bar: Great Wings - See 88 traveler reviews, 7 candid photos, and great deals for Amherst, NY, at Tripadvisor. Good place to find a meal at the airport. Anchor Bar: The original and still the best. Our waitress "Gina" was absolutely wonderful. When I opened the box I noticed the inconsistency. The wings were just blah. The kitchen definitely needs to change things up if this place wants to stay open past the "oh neat its anchor bar lets try it" first time customers, and the novelty of being located in the east end. No we had to wait 10 minutes for bowls to put the bones. It feels like a night club when you walk into the Anchor Bar in Rochester. [3][4] The restaurant was initially established in 1935. I think I make better chicken wings than the ones I had there and that should not be true. Have no I know the restaurant just opened and has some kinks to work through, but at the same time, the restaurant just opened! Uncover property values, resident history, neighborhood safety score, and more! The cooks need to be trained and see how your cooks make the wings. We even asked for the wings crispy and they where soggy. I didn't even need blue cheese. disgusting!!!!!. Value wise it was worth every cent which by the way we were surprised that our lunches were only $7.99 each. Late that evening, a group of Dominic's friends arrived at the bar with ravenous appetites. I only know one person who makes better potatoe salad and that is my father. SYRACUSE, NY. After the kitchen of this family-owned business was closed, friends of Dominic Bellisimo—who was tending bar—arrived famished, looking for something to eat. When we wanted a drink we went to the bar, we wanted something too eat, we ordered through the bar. The cost was OUTRAGEOUS and the service, above and beyond the inept wanna be Hooters Chic, was piss poor. 2. 2009-09-06 20:31:05   I went here tonight and was disappointed in the wings but totally pissed off by the service. The person who answered the phone in Buffalo told us in no uncertain terms that this restaurant was not owned by and was in no way affiliated with the original Buffalo location. Find a Anchor Bar near you or see all Anchor Bar locations. Go unannounced. This is where the Buffalo Wing was invented. —LukeAnderson. We called the Anchor Bar in Buffalo to see if they would give it to us. The Marketplace Mall location opened in September 2009 but closed in the Fall of 2012. It also feels like hooters when you walk in. This address can be written as 355 East Avn, Rochester, NY 14604-2617. Similar Businesses Nearby Our similar businesses nearby shows similar businesses in their The waitress tried to play dumb, but they knew damn well what they were serving. Bathrooms where filthy, wings horrible (made the chikcen wings in a high school cafeteria look good), cooking chicken wings in the alley outside next to garbage can, no kids menu (almost $12.00 for a plain cheese quesadilla and fries). It shares a commonality with most other bars in the east end and that's RONNIE DAVIS. This place is by no means anything like the REAL Anchor Bar. —DamianKumor, 2009-11-02 11:55:15   Of course people are unhappy with Anchor Bar Rochester. Explore the D*B Business Directory to find other companies. - See 87 traveler reviews, 7 candid photos, and great deals for Amherst, NY, at Tripadvisor. —Zilla, 2009-11-02 12:17:28   Judging by what exited my body the morning after my last visit here, I won't ever be coming back. This place is known for good draft beer, bourbon or wine. They are ruining the Anchor Bar name. Dissconnected? This bar offers you to try tasty pizza, buffalo wings and roast beef. Crusts of food on my knife and fork. Press the space key then arrow keys to make a selection. 3. Please go to the location on East Avenue in Rochester and see for yourself. The staff was horrendous. 1047 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209 Restaurant website American, Pizza, Wings $$ $$$ Anchor Bar (716) 886-8920 Menu Appetizers Anchor Bar Dip $10.00 Signature item. As a reminder the Anchor Bar Amherst Thursday Cruise Nights have been cancelled until further notice. Soggy, undercooked and overpriced. I love going to the Buffalo original. The food was undercooked (as others have said above) and the service was just plain poor. All you could taste was char. Anchor Bar "Where Football and Wings are KING" Short Sleeve Tee $ 24.99 Gift Card $ 25.00 – $ 100.00 Anchor Bar Wing It Black/Red T-Shirt $ 19.99 Anchor Bar 5 Pack Gift Box $ 30.99 $ 24.99 Anchor Bar Olive Green Short $ The sad part is that this abomination seems to be stealing business from Murphy's Law across the street which is a genuinely better bar and overall establishment. (I tried them two weekends ago at Eastview Mall) They don't come close to Jeremiah's, Distillery, and others. The American Hockey League just announced they’ll be returning to the ice starting in February and the Rochester Americans will be facing off once again in the Blue Cross Arena. —DE. I ordered another single order and picked them up. Specialties: On March 4th, 1964, Dominic Bellissimo was tending bar at the now-famous Anchor Bar Restaurant in Buffalo, NY. The wings were good, although smothered in sauce, and we wanted more. 2009-09-06 14:50:40 This is a letter I sent to the owner of the Anchor Bar in Buffalo in regards to my experience at the Anchor Bar in Rochester. There is no pizza on the menu and no chicken fingers for kids or anything like that. Community See All 1,947 people like this 1,996 people follow this 507 check-ins About See All 90 lake ave (2,026.49 mi) Rochester, NY, NY … $1 per wing is ridiculous. Rochester, NY – “We’ve been ahead of the no fans in the stands movement before it was cool,” says Rochester Americans Chief Attendance Director Linden Nixon. This Anchor bar was owned by Michael Collichio1 and was a franchise of the original Anchor Bar and restaurant of the same name in Buffalo. The wings were wimpy, undercooked and veiny. During our recent visit to … It was cold and nasty, overcooked main food and the fries were still frozen. No thanks, never again! Choosing a selection results in a full page refresh. Obviously the owners of this franchise are not subject to quality control or ovedrsight by the fine family that created this world wide sensation. If you ask someone in the area where to get good wings, they are likely to say Anchor Bar. Never again. Rochester, NY Syracuse, NY All Products Yardley Item added to cart. What a joke. You need to get down to Rochester and see what is going on. The hostess staff are not friendly, they did not immediately greet us when we walked in, instead they continued to talk amongst themselves. Anchor Bar "Where Football and Wings are KING" Short Sleeve Tee $ 24.99 Gift Card $ 25.00 – $ 100.00 Anchor Bar Wing It Black/Red T-Shirt $ 19.99 Anchor Bar 5 Pack Gift Box $ 30.99 $ 24.99 Anchor Bar Olive Green Short $ anchorbarrochester.com is also slated to be deleted on 4/10/10... Really too bad that we couldn't get a real Anchor Bar in Rochester. When they finally did greet us, they were just plain rude. He actually singles out the women, went to them out of his way so he could touch there butts. We could not have been more pleased with the food, atmosphere, and most importantly the service. - See 17 traveler reviews, 4 candid photos, and great deals for Rochester, MI, at Tripadvisor. Service was non existance because we actually overheard the manager tell the servers "NOT TO SERVE OUR TABLE". CItyMade Inc. has a mission of bringing a taste of WNY to everyone in the USA. Anchor Bar Niagara Falls: All around awful - See 226 traveler reviews, 73 candid photos, and great deals for Niagara Falls, NY, at Tripadvisor. Find out who lives on Anchor Ter, Rochester, NY 14617. Anchor Bar blends into the block of bars and clubs. I told the waitress that the wings they are serving to the public are a mockery and the worst I have ever had. Close Close ANCHOR BAR CHICKEN WING HAT Sale Regular … Edit on 9/21/09 Also, I asked teh bartender if the kitchen was busy and they said no, it should take 5 - 10 minutes for wings. Is it still in business? He doesn't pay his taxes, he tries to keep quality bars (Murphy's Law) out of that region. Dominic asked his… My waitress was no where to be found so i was forced to go to the extremely rude "hostess" who refused to acknowledge my presence. —Gordo, 2009-09-16 12:54:11   This is an Anchor Bar in name only. The wings (10 in this order) were nearly dry, no sauce, no celery, and no bleu cheese. The Anchor Sports Bar and Grill was a bar and restaurant. 1. Unfortunately because of their incompetence to seat people I spent more time talking with hostesses than the actual wait staff. However the Anchor Bar Amherst IS open with plenty of socially distant compliant indoor dining, a large outdoor patio and plenty of parking if you do decide to bring your show car or bike. 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