10/14/12

Every Sunday we’ll post some of our favorite national and local news stories from the food world. Have a suggestion for an article/item? Feel free to email us at buffaloeats@gmail.com or tweet us @buffaloeats. Want to catch up on some of our past Sunday Reading articles? Click here for our archives. Local News/Articles: We get some love from the...
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Coles

What criteria do you have when choosing a restaurant? Obviously good food and good service will make or break them but what about a good atmosphere? Or being comfortable? These things are at the top of the list when deciding on a restaurant. You can check off yes to each one of those questions when...
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Blue Monk

The amount of hype for Blue Monk, before they even served a drink or cooked a dinner, was insane this year.  It started in February with an article on Buffalo Rising about how the family that owns Cole’s were going to open a beer garden/gastropub.  That got me excited because I love good beer.  Then...
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JJ Richert vs Dino DeBell

On Sunday, May 16th JJ Richert (head chef of Torches) defeated his challenger Dino DeBell (head chef of Cole/Blue Monk).  For my birthday Alli took me out to eat at Torches (Food Porn coming soon) and I was able to see first hand the magic of JJ Richert.  It was one of the best meals...
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2 Very Cool Things

1. Today is the 75th Birthday of Cole’s, the historic and fantastic Bar/Restaurant on Elmwood Ave.  If you’ve never been to Cole’s you have been really missing out on some wonderful food (as mention by our foodies) and a fantastic beer selection.  Starting at 5pm tonight they will be having drink specials, food specials and...
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Dogfish Head Brewery Weekend

The first weekend in October brought the highly decorated microbrewery, Dogfish Head, to Coles on Elmwood for weekend of draft beer tastings.  When I first found out about the Delaware based brewery, which has been in existence since 1995, were making a trip to Buffalo I was very excited for two reasons.  The first is...
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Everything You’ve Ever Needed to Know

This evening I was invited to a special preview night for Local Restaurant Week and I am now more excited for this week then I was before (which I thought was impossible).  From September 21st to 28th over 120 restaurants will be serving dinners and lunches for $20.09 (either individually or for 2).  I can’t emphasize...
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Greg Bauch

Buffalo Eats would love to announce a new feature to the website called Buffalo Foodies.  Our goal is to have a regular posting from one of Buffalo’s well known and interesting personalities and have them share some insight into where they like to eat/drink around our fine city of Buffalo.  Maybe you, the reader, will...
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Cole’s

I will forever consider Cole’s as one my favorite bars in Buffalo.  Located on the beginning of the “Elmwood Strip”, across from Pano’s and right down from Buff State….it’s really a prime location.  And while finding a parking spot might be a headache, in my opinion they have the best selection of draft beer in...
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A Reason To Drink on Thursday.

I am a huge fan of this beer, not only is it delicious but this beer supports a great cause.  For more information about this beer and what the proceeds go to, check out this website.  If you are available tomorrow, go down and gets osme food, beer and listen to some “funky grooves“...
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