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Ultimate Guide to Shopping Local in Buffalo’s West Side

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Looking to shop local on the West Side of Buffalo? We’ve got the guide for you.

From specialty foods to thrifted finds, international wares, plants, home decor, books, baked goods, beauty supplies and much more, the West Side offers a collection of small, locally owned shops like nowhere else in the Western New York area. While you won’t find these all along a concentrated strip, the possibilities for shopping and exploration in the West Side neighborhood are never-ending.

Keep reading for the ultimate guide to local shops in Buffalo’s West Side, plus check out our additional Shop Local Neighborhood Guides for more areas to shop small.

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