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Fine Dining Returns to Prime Downtown Address

Fine Dining Returns to Prime Downtown Address

A Statement Released by Perfetto Restaurant

BUFFALO, NY – Restaurant space in the historic Market Arcade, which has been lying dormant for over seven years, is once again humming with patrons.  After a three week “soft opening” period and positive early reviews, the long awaited Perfetto is welcoming all of Western New York to a Grand Opening Party this Friday evening, January 18.

Festivities begin at 4:00 pm and continue throughout the night with live jazz, food and drink specials, singing wait staff, a complimentary champagne toast, signature cocktails, prizes and much more being planned.

New Dog Ears Café Opens in South Buffalo Bookstore

New Dog Ears Café Opens in South Buffalo Bookstore

The new Dog Ears Café has officially opened its doors at 688 Abbott Road in South Buffalo, sharing a building with the nonprofit Dog Ears Bookstore. A special grand opening celebration will take place on Saturday, Jan. 12, and will feature food and drink specials, raffles and readings.

Hours at the new café are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. (Limited hours are in effect until Jan. 2.) The interior of the building has been redesigned to allow for easy customer flow between the bookstore and the café.

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Accepting 2013 Applications

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Accepting 2013 Applications

While the calendar may say the start of winter, preparations for one of the region’s favorite summer events are well underway. The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops is now accepting applications from restaurants, food trucks, and wineries interested in participating in the 2013 event, set for July 13 and 14 in downtown Buffalo.

Buffalo Bites Food Tours Offers Special Gift Certificate Promotion

Buffalo Bites Food Tours Offers Special Gift Certificate Promotion

Looking for a great holiday gift idea that will also show your support of local businesses? In celebration of national “Small Business Saturday” on Nov. 24, Buffalo Bites Food Tours is offering a special one-day online gift certificate promotion for groups and individuals interested in learning more about Buffalo’s historic Elmwood Village, home to dozens of locally owned and operated shops and restaurants.

Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs and Dunkin’ Donuts Partner-Up to Support Our Veterans

Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs and Dunkin’ Donuts Partner-Up to Support Our Veterans

Erie County, NY- Dunkin’ Donuts will be giving a real caffeine jolt to Erie County Clerk’s Office “Thank-A-Vet” Discount Program.  “We at Dunkin’ Donuts love our veterans, and our participation in the Erie County Clerk’s “Thank-A- Vet” Discount Program shows how grateful we are for their service to our country,” stated Timothy E. Cloe, whose firm Northern Star Restaurant Management Inc., has been running Dunkin’ Donut franchises in Erie, Chautauqua and portions of Niagara counties since March 2011.

All Erie County Dunkin’ Donuts locations will be offering 10% discount to Veterans presenting the Erie County Clerk’s Office “Thank-A-Vet” discount card. 

“I am pleased to partner with Dunkin’ Donuts to offer this discount to our veterans,” said Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs. “Veteran’s Day is an opportunity for us to recognize and celebrate our nation’s heroes, and the Thank-A-Vet Discount Program allows us to show our gratitude all year long.”

Brick Oven Bistro & Deli Adds Sunday Brunch to Expanding Menu

Brick Oven Bistro & Deli Adds Sunday Brunch to Expanding Menu

South Buffalo’s popular Brick Oven Bistro & Deli continues to expand its services and will begin offering Sunday brunch on Nov. 11. Brunch service will run from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sundays, followed by regular dinner service through 8 p.m.

“We are truly overwhelmed by the support we’ve received from the community, and we are always listening to the suggestions of our loyal customers,” said co-owner John Glavey. “Since opening our doors in February, we’ve expanded our hours and added catering services. And, we will continue to make changes that will allow us to grow and strengthen our business and help Western New York’s economy.”

As NHL Lockout Drags on, Senator Kennedy Calls for Small Business Relief

As NHL Lockout Drags on, Senator Kennedy Calls for Small Business Relief


Kennedy calls for an end to the NHL lockout before more economic damage is done. Without relief for local businesses, lockout threatens continued private investment at Canalside. 

As more games get canceled, Kennedy wants state’s top economic development agency to be ready to support local businesses.

Kennedy: NHL Lockout is Putting Small Businesses in the Penalty Box; Relief is Needed to Prevent ‘Lockout’ on Local Economic Progress.