Food & Drink

The best restaurants, bars, food and drink events, and recommendations in Buffalo and WNY.

If you’re a food and drink lover looking for the best places to eat and drink – we got you. We’re *very* passionate about food here in Buffalo and constantly exploring the area in order to share the latest and greatest in WNY’s Food & Drink scene.  On our Food & Drink page, you’ll find the best restaurants, foodie news, tasty events, and everything in between.  So go ahead – dig in!

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Featured Restaurants

Our Featured Restaurants are our quick picks for some of the best places to go for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or the most important meal of the day aka brunch. In a hurry? No problem. Select any one of these places and you won’t go wrong.

Oliver’s Restaurant

One of the finest restaurants in Buffalo, Oliver's Restaurant is fine dining in the "Old School" tradition. This gem has been turning out great food and great chefs for decades- thankfully there is no end in site. Chef Ross Warhol continues the tradition with stunning displays of culinary magnificence. Oliver's is elegant enough for the…

SEAR

SEAR is a modern steakhouse situated on the first floor of the Avant (Embassy Suites Hotel). The relaxed, upscale environs are sophisticated yet comfortable. They offer a bar scene with a great vibe, a robust wine list and an innovative menu. We love the salads, the sliders, Lobster Mac and, of course, the steaks.

Parkside Meadow

Owners Nancy Abramo and Len Mattie have lived in the Parkside area, with its kind-hearted neighbors and genuine camaraderie, for 22 years. For decades they passed the building at the corner of Russell Street and Parkside Avenue and imagined what the run-down and often-vacant building could become. In 2013 the pair bought the building and…

Billy Club

Sneaky good is the first thing that comes to mind. Sure one would expect fine wines, clever cocktails, and great craft beers in this locale on Allen. You'll get all of that and more - like really good food. Did we mention their great whiskey selection? Winner! Hurry in before everyone knows.

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens

Opened in 1967, Salvatore's Italian Gardens was always known for their over-the-top decor. Now we are becoming very well known for our Steaks, Fresh Seafood and Fine wine selections. (378 to be exact) In the years 2010 and 2011 Salvatore s has been awarded the wine spectator award of excellence, Dirona award, Open Table Dinners…

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Buffalo Beer Buzz

Guide to the latest news coming out of the blossoming Buffalo & WNY beer scene. We’re collaborating with the experts to get you brews news you won’t find elsewhere.

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Upcoming Food & Drink Events

With Buffalo and Western New York’s blossoming food scene has come a blossoming food and drink event scene and our tastebuds are all the better for it. Check out these Upcoming Food & Drink Events and expand your horizons while expanding your palette and impressing that hot date of yours with a fun day or night out.

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Restaurant Recommendations

Restaurant Recommendations are all of the places we’ve tried and enjoyed around town. We only publish articles on the best of the best, so when you see a restaurant on our website there’s no question it’s gonna be good. We appreciate all of the great eats WNY has to offer and tell tales of our experiences trying them.

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Brunch Recommendations

Brunch Recommendations are all of the best brunch spots we’ve tried out and enjoyed for brunch. From Saturday to Sunday to possibly even a weekday here or there – we don’t discriminate. Read on to find out where our brunch adventures have taken us…

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The Best Restaurants in WNY

Delicious burgers, the best new restaurants, the best kept secrets for chicken wings – these are a few of our favorite things. The Best Restaurants in WNY is where you’ll find our picks for the best of the best here in Buffalo and Western New York, and once you try them they’ll become your favorites too.

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