Black Iron Bystro brings Brooklyn vibes to Blasdell, NY

by Steve Ambrose 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 … Continue reading Black Iron Bystro brings Brooklyn vibes to Blasdell, NY

Hamburg’s Hidden Gem Uncovered – Daniel’s Restaurant

Daniels Restaurant in Hamburg, NY Delivers Stunning Evening for BDC There is a famous story called “Three Feet from Gold” written by Sharon Lechter that tells the story of a group of miners. After their attempts to find gold failed, they abandoned their expedition and sold their equipment to a junker. This junker took the … Continue reading Hamburg’s Hidden Gem Uncovered – Daniel’s Restaurant

Eating green all year long

The temperature is dropping, leaves are turning and Buffalonians are finally taking out their flannel shirts and cozy scarves. Autumn ushers in a season of comfort food and big, knit sweaters, but this change in season doesn’t mean that it’s time to toss aside yummy, healthy foods that so many people opt for in warmer … Continue reading Eating green all year long

Local Restaurant Week – WNY

Two times a year it is the best week of the year for all of the self proclaimed foodies in Buffalo (myself included); welcome to Local Restaurant Week 2017 edition. With the growing economy in Buffalo, it also inspired and incubated a great environment for several new restaurants to join the scene. Restaurant week is … Continue reading Local Restaurant Week – WNY

Mother Cluckers! That’s good chicken

Food truck season may be nearing the end, but it’s not over yet! On October 3, Buffalo’s newest mobile take-out restaurant will be joining the city’s old favorites at Flying Bison Brewing Company’s Food Truck Tuesday. The new food truck is actually a trailer that owners Sham and Janel Davis have been operating all summer … Continue reading Mother Cluckers! That’s good chicken

Taco Monday (because who wants to wait for Tuesday?)

It can be easy to walk by the black metal fence as you head down Elmwood Ave toward Cantina Loco’s main entrance on the corner of Allen St. And once you’re in the restaurant, with its large windows, sugar skull murals and full bar, you might not even think to venture out the back door … Continue reading Taco Monday (because who wants to wait for Tuesday?)