The Wall Street Journal Had Some Things to Say to Buffalo Haters

Culture & Arts, Things to Do


Written by Lauren Spoth

Published on September 14, 2018


“Only knuckleheads—and the obstinately unenlightened—write off Buffalo, N.Y., as nothing more than a winter icebox and the birthplace of a certain sports-bar delicacy.”

That’s what one writer at the Wall Street Journal had to say to all those who hate on our beloved Queen City. In “Escape to Buffalo: A Skeptic’s Guide to a Great Weekend Getaway”, Jennifer Fernandez gives her six reasons as to why New York’s second city is “a seriously underappreciated destination—including the Buffalo wings that’ll ruin you for all others”.


The Dapper Goose

The Dapper Goose / Photo x Colin Gordon


But our wings only scratch the surface as to what Buffalo has to offer for anyone looking for a fun – and delicious – getaway. From our architectural wonders aka Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpieces, & Olmsted Parks  to our cultural icons the Albright Knox & Colored Musicians Club to, of course, our insane food scene including the Dapper Goose.

Check out the full article here

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Written by <a href="" target="_self">Lauren Spoth</a>

Written by Lauren Spoth

Lauren is the Creative Marketing Director at Step Out Buffalo aka the person who posts all those memes on social. A lover of Buffalo, food, travel, and animals, she can usually be found trying different local restaurants while planning her next adventure and asking passersby if she can pet their dog. Follow her dog-petting adventures on Instagram @laurenspoth
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