Shango’s Vegan Dinner

On Tuesday the staff at Shango held a Vegan Dinner with the help of the Buffalo Vegetarian Society and Yelp Buffalo. It was a steal; for $25 the diners that evening had three courses and a complimentary amuse. When our friend DJ Cook (Sous Chef at Shango) first told us about the menu, they thought...
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Shango is hosting a Vegan Dinner on Nov 12th

On Tuesday, November 12th, Shango Bistro & Wine Bar will be offering a three course vegan dinner. A majority of the vegetables for the meal will be sourced from the fantastic Oles Family Farm in Alden. The event is in collaboration with Buffalo Vegetarian Society and Yelp Buffalo and will only cost $25 to attend...
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Local Restaurant Week Starts Today!

For the 10th time in five years, local restaurants will join forces to offer the public some ridiculously cheap dinner and lunch specials. For those who don’t know, it’s Local Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants starting today (Oct 21) until Sunday (Oct 27), will come together to offer lunch and dinner specials for just $20 (and...
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Local Restaurant Week!!

There are a lot of places to eat in WNY and sometimes deciding where to head for a meal is overwhelming. Where to Eat This Weekend is a weekly feature that I (Alli) have been thinking about for a while. I’m incredibly indecisive and while having 100′s of detailed reviews of restaurants to pick from is wonderful,...
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Buffalo Foodies Favorites

There are a lot of places to eat in WNY and sometimes deciding where to head for a meal is overwhelming. Where to Eat This Weekend is a weekly feature that I (Alli) have been thinking about for a while. I’m incredibly indecisive and while having 100′s of detailed reviews of restaurants to pick from is wonderful,...
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Shango

Family, friends and even strangers often ask Alli and myself, “What’s your favorite restaurant?”.  We’ve eaten at hundreds of restaurants but to be honest, neither of us have ever had a good answer.  We crave different things all the time so our favorite restaurants are constantly changing. So we always struggle with that question, however...
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Shango

Restaurant Type: Casual Fine Dining Cuisine: Cajun Prices: Appetizers $10, Po Boys $15, Entrees $20-$25 Location: North Buffalo I have certain dates circled on my calender.  Among those dates are the NHL Trade Deadline, Taste of Buffalo and the start of Local Restaurant Week (Alli edit: and I’m hoping our wedding…).  A few weeks ago...
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12 Grain Studio

For 2011 we are going to expand our idea of “Buffalo Foodies”.  This year I really want to shed some light on people who are doing really cool things in Buffalo but aren’t getting the attention from a radio station and/or television network.  That means I’m going to start asking more musicians, bands, artists, business...
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