Established in 2013, The Howling Rooster features casual American dining in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere.
A private banquet room, accomodating up to 50 people, is available for special events and parties. Outdoor patio seating and a Thursday night concert series is offered in the summer months. 

We specialize in traditional home cooking with a creative twist, made from the finest locally sourced ingredients. Breakfast & lunch is served every day from 8AM - 3PM. Dinner service is offered from 3PM - 9PM on Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays. Our menu features fish fry on Friday evenings along with a fresh selection of seafood, our finest butchers cut, and pasta weekly!

News & Events

The Howling Rooster features live music on Thursday & Saturday Nights, 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Visit our Facebook Events Page to see the upcoming lineup!

Join us February 14th and February 28th for "Paint Nite." Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to get up, get out, and get making! Click here to learn more and reserve your spot.

Vote for The Howling Rooster in the Best New Club / Restaurant category! Click here to cast your 2019 Buffalo Night-Life Music & Club Awards ballot.

Thank you to all of our friends, family, customers & new faces that showed us so much love and support at Buffalo's Soup Fest X! We took home the award for "Best Meat" for our Bourbon Braised Pot Roast soup! Our fabulous house Chicken Wing soup was also a feature & a hit, coming in runner up. 


What's Cooking?

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Breakfast & Lunch

Our kitchen produces homemade buttermilk pancakes and crepes. We feature a savory selection of traditional omelettes with creative twists. Choose from our customer’s favorites such as the Benedict Arnold, Potato Pancakes & eggs and our Breakfast Smash Burger.

Our lunch favorites include home-made soups, sandwiches made with our in-house roasted turkey, Smash Burgers and a Roo-ben sandwich just to tease!

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Visit us Friday for our delicious Fish Fry & Saturday nights for our chefs chosen butcher cut and fresh pasta. We offer fresh seafood and home style items such as meatloaf, pot roast and more.

A carefully chosen selction of local beer and wine is available to enhance the wonderful flavors on our menu!

We locally source! Some of our providers are Wardynski's and local farmer's markets. We are committed to serving the highest quality product and the best allowable price. 

Inquire to host your special event or private party. We offer events to be held anytime during the week and week night.

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Make Yourself at Home!

There's plenty of space for family and friends! Banquet room available, and patio seating outside.


The Howling Rooster proudly supports WNY Heroes' "Pawsitive for Heroes" program, which trains service dogs for veterans in Western New York. Please consider making a donation today!