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Can you stomach all the Buffalo staples at once? Try the "Buffalonian Challenge" at The Globe Restaurant

Wings, a hot dog, a fish fry & more in 45 minutes
Posted at 11:39 AM, Sep 20, 2020

EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Can you stomach all of the Buffalo staples in under 45 minutes? The Globe Restaurant in East Aurora is challenging you to try!

Here's what the "Buffalonian Challenge" includes:

  • 10 wings
  • A Beef on Weck sandwich
  • A fish fry
  • A Sahlen's hot dog
  • All of the sides, including macaroni salad, coleslaw, fries, celery, carrots and blue cheese

If you finish the meal in under 45 minutes, it's free. If you can't finish your plate, it'll cost you $45.

So far, only three people have successfully completed the challenge.

James finished everything off in just over 23 minutes. He then enjoyed a beer and a bowl of soup with his fianće!

Michael won Saturday, finishing his last wing with under a minute to go.

John is the first person to win the challenge. He finished with just 5 seconds left on the clock.

A massive free meal isn't the only prize. Winners are also awarded a t-shirt, a certificate and a much needed bottle of Pepto-Bismol.

The Globe Restaurant owner Molly Flynn said it's a way to bring some excitement.

"It's something fun. It's goofy. It's lighthearted. I want people to smile and laugh and have a good time. Everyone's so serious and afraid right now. I just want people to smile and laugh and have a good time," Flynn said.

If you're interested in putting your stomach to the test, call (716) 652-4221. The challenge is only offered until September 30th.