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Nine29: Your new favorite neighborhood bar

Nine29: Your new favorite neighborhood bar

By Morgan Culhane


Elmwood Villagers, a new bar is open and it’s designed with you in mind.

Mezza, known for its Mediterranean fare inspired by age-old Lebanese recipes, closed its doors in February. The newly-branded Nine29 just opened in its place. The same owners are running the show, but with a new vision: creating everyone’s new favorite neighborhood bar.

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After eight years in business, the owners saw an opportunity for a change. Before making the switch, they asked the...


Putting the dinner in dinner and a show

Putting the dinner in dinner and a show

With so many unique and established local restaurants downtown, why not turn the concert or play you’re going to into dinner and a show?

From Shea’s Performing Arts Center and The Tralf Music Hall to Town Ballroom and Babeville, there are plenty of ways to catch a performance before the weather turns warm again. Park on the street or find a lot and walk to these nearby restaurants and bars with your significant other or friends! These places are sure to get your night started off right.


SOHO Buffalo: From Night Club to Upscale Dining Destination

SOHO Buffalo: From Night Club to Upscale Dining Destination

Last Thursday, Buffalo Dinner Club members headed to the recently rebranded Soho Buffalo - known to many simply as Soho - to check out the upscale dining experience that the restaurant is soon to be known for.

Black Iron Bystro Brings Brooklyn Vibes to Buffalo Suburb

Black Iron Bystro Brings Brooklyn Vibes to Buffalo Suburb

Tucked away in a neighborhood not usually known for its culinary prowess (outside of Ilio DiPaolo’s, that is) is one of Western New York’s best restaurants. The Black Iron Bystro is a gem tucked away in Blasdell, NY. From the moment you lay eyes on the painted exterior and walk through the lit up entry, you feel like you belong in New York City.