Dining News

Restaurant openings, closings, and dining news happening in the Buffalo and WNY food scene.

If you’re like us, you’re always scoping out the new and exciting things happening around here. You need to know what’s happening in the food world. Is your favorite bistro is closing? Did the pub down the street is adding a rooftop bar? What about that amazing chef opening a new restaurant?

May we present you with Dining News, where you can find out all of that information and more. We like to keep you in the loop, so check back often and we’ll make sure you’re updated on what’s going on all over town!


Brunching in WNY: Wayside Family Restaurant is a Classic Family Diner to Cherish

Don’t have the items in the house to make your kids heart-shaped pancakes? Take ‘em to Wayside and let the cooks take over!

Reopened: India Gate’s Dinner Buffet is the Mid-Week Curry Fix You Need This Winter

Earlier this fall, regulars and loyal patrons of Elmwood Village’s India Gate rejoiced when the fully-renovated restaurant reopened after a fire forced it to close its doors in February.



Brunch at Santora’s for a Litty Bills Fan Gathering & Bloody Mary Flights

Let’s just say, I wasn’t surprised that the entire population of Clarence had gathered at Santora’s Pizza Pub & Grill on a recent Sunday brunch visit

New: Free Street Tavern is a Neighborhood Bar With A Bit of the Good Stuff

If you want to go out to watch the Bills, Sabres or any other team play, most corner sports bars usually have two drink…

New: Waxlight Bar a Vin Goes Full-On Avengers in Chandlerville

The concept behind the X-men or The Avengers movies is simple: Assemble a bunch of unique characters with superhuman powers and watch them…

New: East Aurora’s Bowling Alley Got a Major Face Lift to Mister’s Bar and Lanes

With a pretty straightforward name, the new Mister’s Bar and Lanes in East Aurora is a revamped bowling alley that might seem like…

New: Fresh Catch Poke & The Galley Lounge Brings Awesome Fast Casual Concept Downtown

With the new Fresh Catch Poke featuring the Galley Lounge, Tobin and crew are expanding their mission by embracing new menu options and a full bar.

Left Bank Brunch Still *Slaps*

It should come as a surprise to nobody that a restaurant like Left Bank is still successful in Buffalo.


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