About Buffalo


When it comes to Buffalo’s nightlife, variety is the name of the game. From quaint pubs and cozy coffeehouses to stylish dance clubs and eclectic live-music joints, you’re sure to find a scene that suits your style.

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Much of Buffalo’s nightlife is centered in several distinct districts. The Chippewa Strip in the heart of the city is a hub of bars, dance clubs, restaurants and coffee shops.

Allentown and the Elmwood Village are artsy neighborhoods brimming with hip meeting places and eclectic restaurants. In North Buffalo, Hertel Avenue features plenty of pubs as well as an art house movie theater that draws a faithful crowd.

The cluster of clubs and eateries in University Heights, adjacent to UB’s South Campus, is another popular destination for students.