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By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Violet Beauregarde would be proud to know a Frank Gourmet Hot Dogs specialty frank is named in her honor.The “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” character might rightfully recoil from... Read More

By Lisa A. McPartland » Wednesday, April 8, 2015

When regulars walk in, they are greeted with a smile, a hello and a verification of their drink order before they even find a table. Welcome to the Dutch Mill in the Village of Lancaster, where... Read More

By Jessica Kelly » Wednesday, April 1, 2015

On busy Transit Road sits a delicious slice of pita bliss. Priding itself on serving authentic Greek and Mediterranean cuisine, Pita Gourmet will give you your Greek craving even when you’re in a... Read More

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Our Saturday snowshoe plans foiled by frigid temps, I took my favorite fellas (Sig Other, Dad and Nephew) to try the unique Dog é Style Bar & Grill. What resembles giant, stacked, bright blue... Read More

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, March 18, 2015

On the long stretch of South Park Avenue between the Village of Hamburg and Blasdell, Melanie’s Eats & Sweets sits with its bright purple awning on a corner lot.Owner Melanie Rozler moved... Read More

By Kristy Kibler » Monday, March 9, 2015

When the wind chill is several dozen degrees below zero, the snow is piled higher than eye level and there’s no end to these frigid winter nights in sight, what do you crave most? Besides a... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, March 4, 2015

The first bite into a Lloyd burrito is an exhilarating moment.You’re aware of what you ordered, of course. Maybe it’s tomatillo pork with medium Rocket Sauce, crema Mexicana, pickled... Read More

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Fish fry season is in full swing and Wiechec’s in Kaisertown has a good one. (Honestly, Wiechec’s is good anytime of the year.) My Dad grew up on Weiss Street in K-town. My first memory... Read More

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Greek on the Street’s food truck may be parked for now, but the restaurant is still cooking up Greek and American classics in a stationary venue.The restaurant opened in the fall at 3189... Read More

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Lunchtime and we had reached our boiling point with the weather. For months now, our trio of co-workers has suffered “lunch in the office syndrome.”On a recent freezing Friday, we were... Read More

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