Skip to main content

the finder

3 ways to find what's going
on in Western New York

Sponsored By

What are you looking for?

+ Submit your listing


Here's What's Happening

Twitter Buzz

  • Food + Drink

food + drink Guide to dining out and drinking in Western New York

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Monday, July 28, 2014

Joe Jerge has sold a lot of meatballs in the last 10 years, as Mulberry Italian Ristorante became a household name outside of his Lackawanna...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Monday, July 28, 2014

What might be the year’s wildest spread of vegan food will be available at Vegfest, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 3 at Marcy Casino, Delaware...

By Lizz Schumer » Friday, July 25, 2014

As we watched Germany's Mario Gotze strike the winning goal of the World Cup into the net, my boyfriend remarked, "Well, that's it. No more soccer...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Friday, July 25, 2014

Let’s face it, the best ice cream place is usually the closest one. If you’re going to drive by scoop slingers singing their sweet siren song and...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Thursday, July 24, 2014

This review is dedicated to my readers. The people who don’t just scan the score. Two weeks ago, I went into Valle of Mexico for dinner. I am...


Turn to the News critics when you are making decisions about dining, drinking, music, movies, theater, art and what is happening in WNY.

By Emeri Krawczyk » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Every Southtowns commuter probably wishes he or she had a dollar for every time he or she passed the Woodlawn Diner on Route 5. The history of the...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

189 Public House opens Thursday in East Aurora, offering Southern-inflected comfort food in a two-story space that’s designed as a live music...

By Christie Jok » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Buffalo is known as a “drinking town with a sports problem,” so it’s only natural we have sports bars galore. Most of them are complete with...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

African cuisine is a rarity in Western New York restaurants. Besides Ethiopian restaurants and the Southern Sudanese window at the West Side Bazaar,...

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The wurst of the waiting is over. Scharf’s family German restaurant reopens in West Seneca today. Having moved from its original Schiller Park...

Load More Stories