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By Kristy Kibler » Thursday, May 28, 2015

There we were, ready for a rowdy, preholiday weekend bar experience. Notebook in hand, I headed to the Press Box sports bar on Abbott Road in Lackawanna – only to find that for most people, the... Read More

By Christopher Schobert » Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Have you ever walked into an old-school neighborhood bar, the kind of place with regulars whose orders are known before they even sit down, and felt as unwelcome as a hungry Darcy Regier at the 716... Read More

By Lisa A. McPartland » Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The idea was to head deep into Depew to check out a bar at which I’d seen some friends’ bands play a few years ago. The bar, tucked into the corner of Ellicott Place and Hinchey Avenue, was a... Read More

By Lisa A. McPartland » Tuesday, May 5, 2015

If the building didn’t have a tiny, square sign identifying itself, you would swear you were driving by a normal apartment dwelling, with its nondescript stoop and bench helping it to blend into... Read More

By Michael Farrell » Wednesday, April 29, 2015

McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc once said “The two most important requirements for major success are: first, being in the right place at the right time; and second, doing something about... Read More

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Like the boorish London street urchin Eliza Doolittle of “My Fair Lady” who transformed into a refined noblewoman, we are happy to report that a closed Perkins on Transit Road is now... Read More

By Qina Liu » Wednesday, April 15, 2015

I could almost taste it. The decadent Raspberry Truffle Martinis. The rich and creamy spiked coffees. The chocolate shooters in delectable half-ounce Belgian chocolate cups and framed in rose... Read More

By Christie Jok » Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Every Buffalonian can agree; this past winter has been unbelievably brutal. With spring finally on our doorsteps, it’s time to turn off Netflix and exit hibernation mode. On a breezy Friday... Read More

By Jeff Schober » Thursday, April 2, 2015

Patrons at Bases Loaded are a hearty bunch, and like most of Western New York, are eager to see the end of a long winter. Despite temperatures hovering near zero, nearly every barstool was filled on... Read More

By Christopher Schobert » Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Perhaps the ultimate sign that we are now a craft beer nation is that the perennials, the restaurants those born and raised in Western New York recall being dragged to as wee ones, are now craft... Read More

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