Toutant- A Sunday date

   Haven’t we all kept our eyes on Toutant the past few months? Another Genesee Gateway goodie with exposed brick interior and a menu you can’t resist. (It could be we just get pumped about anything within walking distance to our home at the Hotel Lafayette!) Sunday night. Date night reservations made online two weeks…

Billybar & Sweet Jenny’s- A Williamsville Date Night

**BILLYBAR IS PERMANENTLY CLOSED AS OF 2016 For girl bird’s birthday, she decided to head to the Northtowns for dinner- a happy medium for her parents driving from Niagara County and us in downtown Buffalo. Always wanting to try somwhere new, she declared we would eat at Billybar, located on Main St. in Williamsville. We…

Date Night at The Black Sheep

We have been kicking ourselves since moving to downtown in 2012. Bistro Europa, formerly located on Elmwood Ave., was on our must-do date night dinner plans…and we missed it. BUT…the beautiful minds of Steve and Ellen Gedra created Black Sheep, making their new home on up & coming Connecticut Street. Well worth the wait. Grabbing…

Food Truck Tuesdays at Larkin Square

Many many family members and friends still get that glazed-over look when we start talking about Buffalo events, restaurants, and buildings to them. Way north of the city, a lot still have that engrained image of the city in their minds: old, rundown, dangerous, terrible. We’re out to change that. We just keep talking and…

A Weeknight Date on Elmwood Ave.: D’Avolio, Toro, & Fowler’s

*TORO IS PERMANENTLY CLOSED AS OF 2015 We are all about simple weeknight dates after a long work day. One of the best areas in Buffalo to create your own night is in Elmwood Village. With no particular plan one Wednesday night, an easy date night happened. We drove our car to each place but…

Firefly Cupcakes: Grand Opening on Elmwood 5/15 **PERMANENTLY CLOSED

  Today, we stopped by the grand opening for Firefly Cupcakes at their NEW Elmwood location. Taking over the former Zillycakes, Firefly has re-invented the hot spot and created window seating, outdoor tables, jazz standards through the speakers, coffee, and of course…delicious cupcakes! Cutting their ribbon at 2pm today, Wednesday May 15th, we arrived at…