Allentown in the heart of Buffalo, NY has always been a wonderful place to walk, to visit, and to spend time with friends.
We are taking a look at some great places to get a warm meal during the bitter and unforgiving cold that we experience right here in Buffalo. From wings to weck to full meals and hot soup, there are several spots to consider, and to choose from, based on your budget, diet and the cravings your hungry belly wants.
Mother’s Restaurant – 33 Virginia Pl, Buffalo, NY 14202
Mother’s is one of Buffalo’s premier fine dining restaurants. With a selection of steak, seafood and much much more, Mother’s is a wonderful, relaxed atmosphere. While the food is practically gourmet, the vibe is casual and social while still living up to its call to fine dining. Great for a calm night with friends or date night with a special someone.
Gabriel’s Gate – 145 Allen St Buffalo, NY 14201
Known for their AMAZING wings, Gabriel’s Gate is an absolute gem in Allentown. If you’re thinking warm, cozy, pub, look no further than this Buffalo staple. Their french onion soup is a must to start off your meal. While the star of the show is the wings, their sandwiches are unmatched as well. This will keep your toes warm throughout the brutal winters here in Buffalo.
Betty’s – 370 Virginia Street Buffalo, NY 14201
Calling all vegan-friendly eaters and dog owners alike! Betty’s was practically made for you. Featuring some of the best vegan eats you’ll find in Allentown, Betty’s has ventured into territory that most Buffalo restaurants wouldn’t dare….vegan WINGS. They did not disappoint in this category. Their claim to fame is also their brunches and delicious cocktails.
Colter Bay – 561 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202
Known for their extensive and creative cocktail list and craft beers on draft, Colter Bay also has some really delicious and cozy comfort food for your brunch, lunch, or dinner. There are very fresh options available like salads but there are also fantastic burgers and mile high nachos to try. Check out this space on the corner of Delaware and Allen.
Fat Bob’s Smokehouse – 41 Virginia Pl, Buffalo, NY 14202
Now, here’s the place you want to go to if you’re missing any southern comfort food. BBQ of all different flavors plus cornbread are quite literally their “bread and butter.” With rustic vibes, you’ll definitely feel the warmth of the love they put into their food.
Allentown is full of art, nightlife, and great food. Living near this magical part of Buffalo would not only be super fun and immersive, but you’ll have the perfect apartment just around the corner. Check out what we have available through the link here and apply today for your next apartment.