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13 Delicious Things You Need To Try In Buffalo, NY

From Chicken wings to Sponge candy- these traditional Buffalo foods will keep you coming back for more!

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1. Buffalo Wings

Said to have been first prepared at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, these wings made with Franks Hot Sauce are by far one of the most delicious and well known foods Buffalo has to offer!

2. Beef on Weck

This sandwich is found primarily in Western New York and consists of roast beef on a Kaiser roll. The meat on the sandwich is traditionally served rare, thin cut, with the top bun getting a dip au jus and topped with horseradish. This Buffalo favorite can be found at almost every restaurant in the area!

4. Ted's Hotdogs

Based in Buffalo, this hot dog chain is a Western New York tradition based upon their charcoal broiled Sahlen's Hot Dogs, homemade secret hot sauce, old-fashioned milk shakes and handmade onion rings.

5. Crystal Beach Loganberry

This refreshing favorite was created by the Davis family, PJ, Carolyn, Johnny and Jady. Derived from the loganberry, a unique cross between ripe and tasty blackberries and raspberries, this secret recipe was once only sold at PJ’s famous barbecue restaurant in Saratoga Springs, NY.

6. Paula's Donuts

Established in Buffalo in 1996, Paula’s Donuts, which was voted Voted #1 Donuts by Buffalo Spree, is a family owned and operated business with over 30 varieties of donuts as well as pastries, muffins, bagels, cakes and breakfast sandwiches!

7. lloyd's Tacos

Lloyd Taco Truck is the first taco truck to serve Buffalo, NY. Their mission is to bring legitimate street food to the Buffalo area by offering fresh choices morning, noon and night!

8. Chef's Spaghetti Parmesan

Chef’s opened at its current site on the corner of Seneca and Chicago Street back in Buffalo in 1923. In the early days Chef’s had a limited menu of Spaghetti, Ravioli, Chicken and Veal Cacciatora. Since then the menu had expanded to feature item such as Chef’s famous Spaghetti Parmesan. Their famous sauce and freshly baked bread are a must have as well!

9. Anderson's Ice Cream

Opened by Carl and Greta Anderson in 1947, this small custard stand has increased in size but still serves their original recipe custard and ice cream today!

10. Joe's Deli Sandwiches

Owned and operated by Joseph Lyons, of Buffalo, Joe's Deli has both the traditional deli favorites, as well as unique choices for the more adventurous appetite!

11. Mighty Taco

First opened in 1973, this Mexican-style fast-food restaurant chain opened its first store in Buffalo. Mighty has been a favorite for those living in Buffalo since then!

12. Chiavetta's Chicken Dinner

A family business that's synonymous with fund-raising in Western New York, Chiavetta's Chicken Dinner has been a delicious family favorite for over 50 years!

13. La Nova Pizza

La Nova Pizzeria began operations in 1957 when pizza was still a novelty to most Americans, now over 40 years later they are one of the largest independently owned pizzerias in the US. Since then La Nova has established themselves as the place to go in Buffalo for pizza!

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