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Taste of Buffalo guide: here's what you can feast on this year

Posted at 1:39 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-15 08:36:20-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Can you smell the food?

An aroma of delicious cuisines and brews will waft through Delaware Avenue Saturday and Sunday at the Taste of Buffalo.

You'll have the chance to sample whatever your stomach desires within a short distance.

So get your bib out! Here's what you can taste at this year's festival.


716 Food & Sport

Tent #42

Buffalo Mac & Cheese

Grilled Chicken on Weck Wings

Turkey Burger Slider

Smoked (716) Signature Grilled Wings

Alex's Place

Tent #50

Garlic BBQ Baby Back Ribs

Blackened Prime Rib Bites

Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers4


Anderson's Frozen Custard

Tent #38

Our Own Plant Based Frozen Dessert

Handmade Ice Cream

Black Raspberry (No Fat, No Sugar Added Ice Cream)

Original Flavored Ices


Tent #40

Bourbon Street Chicken & Shrimp

Shrimp Fajita

Cedar Grilled Lemon Chicken

Steak Fajita

Bavarian Nut Company

Tent #22

Cinnamon Glazed Almonds

Cinnamon Glazed Pecans

Bavarian Trail Mix

Buffalo Hot Nuts

Black & Blue Steak and Crab

Tent #26

Braised & Fried Pork Belly

Kobe Meatball

Tuna Tartar

Buffalo Soul Catering

Tent # 2

Steak Hoagie

Banana Pudding

Greek Chicken

Buffalo Chicken Wing Dip

BW's Barbecue

Tent #16

BBQ Ribs

Jalapeño Bombs

Grilled Pineapple

Piggy Pork Pops

Cali Eats

Tent # 1

Cali Chicken Taco

Cali Pork Taco

Fiesta Black Bean Bowl


Caribbean Experience

Tent #56

Award Winning Jerked Chicken

Jamaica Mi Crazy-Curried Chicken

Vegetable Patties

Beef Patties

Carmine's Restaurant

Tent #12

Crab Cake Stuffed Shrimp

Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Mushrooms

Pasta Fagioli

Penne w/Pink Vodka Sauce

Cecelia's Ristorante

Tent #15

Fried Ravioli w/Family Tomato Sauce

Homemade Meatball w/Ricotta, Crispy Shallot, Basil & Family Sauce

Vegan Eggplant Parmesan w/Marinara & Fresh Basil

Cheesecake Guy

Tent #35

Not Your Mother's PB&J Cheesecake

Cookies & Cream Cheese Double Stuffed Oreo Cheesecake

Lemony Fresh Cheesecake Bites

C is for Cookie, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

Cheesy Chick

Tent #21

Big Phil Mac'N: Steak w/Peppers & Onions & Mac-n-Cheese

Buffalo Chicken Open Pita

Nutella Panini w/Whipped Cream & Fresh Fruit

Grilled Cheese on Texas Toast

Chiavetta's BBQ Takeout

Tent #47

Chiavetta's BBQ Chicken

Pulled Pork Street Taco

Tomato, Pepper & Onion Salad

Grilled Vegetables

Chocolate Bar

Tent #9

White Chocolate Pasta Alfredo w/candied bacon

Chocolate Soup

Berry Good Salad

Chocolate Mousse Brulee

Chrusciki Bakery

Tent #37

White Almond Raspberry Cake

Cheesecake w/Cookie Crust w/Choice of Topping

Apple Cinnamon Pierogi w/Apple Wedges & Cinnamon Sugar

Potato & Onion Pierogi Topped w/ Cheddar Cheese, Chives, Bacon & Sour Cream

Clarence Center Coffee Co. & Cafe

Tent #19

Oreo Shake

Chipotle Dip and Tortilla Chips

Mango Smoothie

Southwest Quinoa

Dalmatia Hotel

Tent #7

Mojito Lime Wings

Lavender Wings

Spiced Pineapple

Honey Creole Wings

Danny's Restaurant

Tent #52

Roast Beef Sandwich w/ Kimmelweck Horseradish

Chicken Wing Soup

Sliced Watermelon

Peanut Butter Pie

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

Tent #55

Dinosaur BBQ Wings

Dinosaur BBQ Ribs

Tomato Cucumber Salad

BBQ Beans

Dirty Bird

Tent #39

Dirty Bird Chicken 'N Waffle Sandwich

BBW Chicken 'N Waffle Sandwich (Chicken, Bacon & Ranch)

Skinny Bird Grilled Chicken Wrap

DIrty Bird Signature Chicken Wings

Draft Room

Tent #41

Mama M's Meatballs

Beer BBQ Ribs

Citra Salad

Spinach Dip w/ Chips & Chicharones

Eli Fish Brewing Company

Tent #4

Barbeque Brisket Pierogi

Buffalo Chicken Potstickers

Blackened Shrimp Salad

Shrimp & Grits

Fat Bob's Smokehouse

Tent #34

Mac n' Cheese

Memphis Pulled Pork Sandwich

Smoked Watermelon

St. Louis Pork Ribs

Flaming Fish

Tent #14

Shrimp PoBoy

Haddock Hoagie

Grilled Tilapia Taco

Shrimp Buenos Nachos

Hilltop Restaurant & Bar

Tent #3

Buffalo Lager Braised Short Ribs

Buffalo Style Red Shrimp

Caprese Bruschetta

Sweet Glazed Smoked Wings

India Gate

Tent #25

Chicken Butter Tikka Masala

Chicken Tandoori

Chana Masala


Jack Astors Bar and Grill

Tent #28

Chicken Fajita

Lobster & Crab Dip

Thai Cucumber Salad

Garlic Pan Bread

Just Pizza & Wing Co.

Tent #44

3 Cheese Steak Pizza

Cheese or Cheese Pepperoni Pizza Slice

Bruschetta Pizza Slice

Chicken Wings (Italiana, Teriyaki or Bourbon Whiskey)

Lloyd Taco Truck

Tent #45

Taco (Beef, Chicken or Pork)

Nachos with Roja & Queso

Black Bean Tacos

Krazy Corn

Local Kitchen and Beer Bar

Tent #11

Beef on Weck Eggroll

Iron Island Poutine

Brussel Sprout Slaw

Louie's Hot Dogs

Tent #29

Hot Dog

1/4 lb Hamburger

Chicken Burger

Curly Fries

Mineo & Sapio Street Eats

Tent #10

Chorizo Po' Boy

DaLink- Chicago Style Italian Sausage, Caramelized Onion, Giardiniera Relish & Honey Mustard

Black Bean & Corn Salad

Spicy Asian BBQ Meatballs

Mister Pizza

Tent #23

NY Style Cheese Pizza

NY Style Cheese & Pepperoni Pizza

Vegan Pizza

Niagara Cafe

Tent #30

Pastelillo (Beef or Chicken)

Tostones (Plantain Chips)

Arroz con Pollo (Rice with Chicken)

Maduros (Sweet Plantains)

Nick Charlap's Ice Cream

Tent #24

Custard Soft Serve

Hot Fudge Sundae

Dole Whip

Dole Whip Float

Osteria 166

Tent #32

Risotto Stick (Rice, Sausage, Cheese, Banana Peppers w/ Spicy Cream Sauce)

Chicketta Slider (Italian Seasoned Pulled Chicken)

Grain Bowl (Cold Quinoa, Arugula & Vegetables w/ Lemo Pesto)

Nani's Mini Meatball

Patina 250

Tent #8

Buffalo Cauliflower

Peach & Raspberry Shortcake

Thai Watermelon Gazpacho w/ Marinated Crab & Shrimp

Paula's Donuts

Tent #31

Peanut Stick or Donut Holes

Red Velvet Stick or Donut Holes

Fresh Orange

Pastry Heart

Pizza Amore' The Wood Fired Way

Tent #17

Creamy Mac & Cheese w/ Bacon & Roasted Red Pepper

Chicken Wing Pizza (Hot Sauce, Bleu Cheese, Shredded Chicken & Mozz)

White Pizza w/ Oil & Garlic Base (Basil, Tomato, Shredded Mozz Cheese)

Mini Nutella Cannoli

Rachel's Mediterranean

Tent #6

Chicken Souvlaki Wrap on Fresh Baked Greek Pita Wrap

Falafel Rice Bowl (Vegan & Vegetarian Protein on Homemade Rice)

Char-Grilled Chicken Souvlaki on Brown Rice

Greek Fries w/ Dill Sauce, Greek Dressing & Feta Cheese

Rolling Cannoli Truck (Powered by Panaro's)

Tent #27

Sponge Candy Caramel Cannoli

Oreo Cannoli

Chocolate Raspberry Cannoli Pudding Cup

PB & J Cannoli

Ru's Pierogi

Tent #43

Beef on Weck Pierogi

Banana Pepper Pierogi

RU Burger Slider (Turkey Slider w/ Polish BBQ Sauce)

Lazy Pierogi

Salvatore's Italian Gardens Restaurant

Tent #49

Lobster Mac & Cheese

Italian Artichoke w/ Dijon Cream Sauce

Tuna Tartar Shooters

Salvatore's Sausage Bread w/ Garlic Butter

Schnitzel & Co.

Tent #54

Hurliwurst w/ Apricot Mustard

Soft Pretzel w/ Beer Cheese Sauce

German Potato Salad

Pot Roast Sandwich

SEAR Steakhouse

Tent #20

Barbacoa Tacos

NOLA Beignets

Heirloom Tomato & Cucumber Gazpacho

Sidelines Sports Bar & Grill

Tent #18

Chicken Wontons

Deep Fried Pickles

Sidelines Summer Salad

Beef on Weck

Souped Up

Tent #36

Mexican Street Corn Chowder

Bacon Jam Cheddar Melt

Watermelon Gazpacho

Irish Taco

Stack Burger

Tent #48

Vinny Burger (Pepperoni, Mozzarella & Cherry Pepper Bruschetta)

Original Stack Burger

Spicy Veggie Wrap

Deep Fried PB&J

Sweet Life Dessert Experience

Tent #5

Strawberry Waffle

S'more Waffle w/ Ice Cream

Nutella Crepe w/ Bananas

Brownie w/ Ice Cream

Sweet Melody's

Tent #53

Gelato (Homemade Italian Ice Cream)

Sorbet (Frozen Fruit Dessert - Gluten Free & Vegan)

Strawberry Melon Sorbet (w/ or w/o mint - Gluten Free & Vegan)

Cannoli (Freshly Filled Italian Pastry)

T.C. Wheelers Bar & Pizzeria

Tent #51

Stuffed Banana Pepper Pizza w/Signature Everything Crust

Nutella Fried Dough

Cauliflower Crust Margherita Pizza

Pepperoni & Cheesei Roll

Taste Of Siam

Tent #33

Pud Thai Chicken

Fried Ice Cream

Thai Cabbage Slaw

Fried Pork Wontons

Tops Friendly Markets

Pilgrim's Fried Chicken with Biscuit

Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Grilled Chicken Salad

Tops Italian Sausage Sandwich w/ Peppers & Onions

Beyond Meat Sausage Sandwich w/ Peppers & Onions

Maple Bourbon Bacon Baked Beans

Roasted Sweet Corn with Peppers

Fresh Fruit Cup

Strawberry Shortcake

Water Lily Café

Tent #13

Thai BBQ Pork Skewer (Moo Ping)

Thai Fried Spring Roll (Chicken, Carrot, Onion, Bean Noodle)

Thai Cucumber Salad

Thai Tea Smoothie

Taste of Buffalo Map

You can find out where each participating restaurant will be located on the Taste of Buffalo's website



As for parking, event organizers recommend that you reserve a spot downtown in advance using the "SpotHero" app. If you can't find a place to park downtown, organizers say that parking is free at park and ride lots in Buffalo. You can find a list of Park & Ride Lots in Buffalo here.


The Taste of Buffalo runs from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday and 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday. You can meet your favorite 7 Eyewitness News reporter and anchor at the Taste of Buffalo. Just stop by the tent and say hi.


Tops Markets are selling pre-sale food ticket vouchers at the registers. Vouchers are available in $10 or $50 increments and are redeemable at Taste of Buffalo ticket tents. Each $50 voucher comes with a coupon good for four free non-alcoholic beverages.

Festival Guide

You can find everything you want to know about the festival by scrolling through the guide below.