Rue Franklin Restaurant

341 Franklin St
Buffalo, NY 14202
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Customer Reviews (11 reviews)


on Citysearch Sep 12, 2008
I have visited The Rue Franklin many times and have always been impressed with the consistency of their use of fresh seasonal produce, excellent desserts, fine wines, and ambience. I must admit as a lover of cuisine... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 19, 2008
This place is the most over-rated restaurant I have ever been to in my life. Inside, it is decorated like one of those 40ft. Winnebago campers that old people in Palm Springs live in -- mirrored columns, drab green... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 30, 2007
After reading some poor reviews on city search, I was a little hesitant on making the trip to Rue Franklin. But, the reservations were made and my girlfriend was excited about the off we went. The service was... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 14, 2007
Don't Bother! A group of friends and I dined at the Rue last year. Since it is our hobby to try different restaurants, we were really looking forward to this dining experience. Everything was horrible from service to... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 13, 2007
I would not suggest going here if you are younger than 30... Im 25 and myself and my girlfriend of the same age went here. To put it frankly we were kind of creeped out. its very old french style, small tables, has very... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 14, 2007
We looked forward to going to the Rue but were utterly disappointed. With what they charge per plate, you'd think they would at least remove the tiny bones from the rabbit stew. My date's meat dish was bland and soda was... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 08, 2007
Deedee Lippes is the most gracious hostess at this premier french restaurant in Buffalo. Favorites include the foie gras, monkfish, cod, duck breast, and filet. The cheese plate is a must. For dessert, the tarte... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 03, 2007
paid $$$ to go on a thursday night where you'd expect the service to be stellar. poor service with uneducated staff on what the specials of the evening made for a bad night out. go to mother's restaurant for alot less... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 09, 2006
<b>In Short</b><br> In a transformed 1880s row house near downtown and Allentown, the Rue's interesting rooms, muted colors, cozy bar, intimate tables and lovely garden terrace are the stuff romantic dinners are... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 14, 2006
Food, service, and atmosphere are excellent. Very expensive, a bit stuffy, and there may be other reaturants in the city that are better value. However, I would highly reccomend it.... (more)
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