The Burning Buffalo - Hertel Avenue

"Food is phenomenal!"


1504 Hertel Avenue

Buffalo, New York



Whether you are looking for fine or casual dining, fast food, take-out, bistros, cafés, or just a place to gather with friends, Hertel Avenue has cuisine of all kinds! And, because Hertel Avenue has come to be known as Little Italy, some of the finest Italian venues in all of Buffalo can be found here also. And, if you're looking for a place to hang out with friends, enjoys with live bands, have a few drinks and some great food, look no further than Hertel Avenue.

1116 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.877.5959

1430 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.836.3100

Bertha’s is a 50s style diner with a menu that reads like a little piece of Buffalo.

1545 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.836-5411

Offering a wide wide menu including signature pizzas, wings, subs, Italian dinners, and much more. A pizza buffet is served daily 11am-2pm and they offer a $2.99 all you can eat spaghetti dinner on Monday and Tuesday nights.

Burning Buffalo Bar and Grille

1504 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716. 259.9060

Serving signature cocktails and menu items featuring local products, delivering an exceptional guest experience and providing a welcoming environment where guests and neighbors can create enduring relationships and indelible memories.

1240 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.877.2233

Come enjoy the first donut robot in the buffalo area and taste some of our fresh warm donuts daily. Open for breakfast, lunch and catering. Open 6 days a week, closed on Tuesday.

Colonie Lounge

1795 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716. 862.0987

A cigar bar and gentlemen's club.

Daddio's Pizza

1247 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York


A great late night favorite for delicious pizza, subs, wings, hoagies, calzones & more!

Deep South Taco

1707 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.235.8464

A hip, southern style, authentic taqueria and bar serving menus from renown chef, Richard Hamilton.

Del Denby Tavern

1553 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo. New York

P: 716.837.5360

A relaxing, inexpensive neighborhood bar. The back lawn has been renovated with a large grassy area, tables, lawn games, and a lighted pool table.

Garage Cafe & Lounge

1127 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.436.2141

An auto repair shop for 25 years that has now been converted into a coffee shop, serving up coffee, espresso, pastries, soups, salads and sandwiches. Their second phase is The Wrecking Yard, the largest beer garden on Hertel Avenue. There is live music, beer and wine at the cafe and outdoors.

Good Fortunes

1633 Hertel Avenue| Buffalo, New York

P: 716.725.0619

Started from a food truck, to a small take out restaurant on Main and Minnesota, then made the jump to a beer and wine bar with incredible food. I am family owned, do alot of the work myself, and all the cooking myself. The food is truly an amazing experience! Please stop in and introduce yourself, see the magic we have created!

Gramma Mora's

1465 Hertel Avenue| Buffalo, New York

P: 716.837.6703

Modest locale where Mexican beers & margaritas chase tacos, enchiladas & various combo platters.

Joe's Deli

1322 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.875.5637

Offering catering, specialty sandwiches, homemade soups, wraps, platters, boxed lunches, and drop-off catering. They have a variety of sandwiches like reubens, muffaletta, pastrami, roast beef, and corned beef sandwiches. Formerly the old Mastmans Kosher deli.

Joey's Place

1122 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.322.6209

Joey's serves delicious Beef on Weck, Homemade Lasagna, Meatloaf, Turkey Dinners with Real Mashed Potatoes, Wings, Sandwiches and more. They're open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. Kitchen is open until the bar closes every night. Open till 4am on the weekends. Free halftime buffet for all regular season Buffalo Bills games.


1561 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.838.5225

For over 39 years, Kostas Family Restaurant has been one of the most favored places where patrons have gone for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located on Hertel Avenue in the Heart of North Buffalo, Kostas proudly serves a fine Greek and American style cuisine at affordable prices in a new contemporary environment.

Lombardo's Restaurant

1198 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.873.4291

The perfect atmosphere for special occasions or just for stopping in when you are hungry.

Lloyd Taco Factory

1503 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.863.9781

This restaurant is the first of its kind in Buffalo combining elements of street food with a fully stocked cocktail bar. They proudly boast the largest Mescal selection around & are the only restaurant to make their own corn tortillas using the nixtamalization process between Chicago & NYC.

MAC'S on Hertel

1435 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.833.6227

Centered in the Heart of Hertel, Mac’s is the perfect place to kick back and unwind with friends and family!

Marco's Italian Deli

1518 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.862.9117

Easygoing counter-serve deli option for Italian sandwiches & subs plus soups, salads & a kid's menu.

Mo's Place

1318 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.704.9512

Mel's Tavern is now Mo's Place - a great neighborhood bar with an ever-changing menu. Always great food, great company and drink specials!

Pasta Peddler & Blackbird Sweets

1547 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.253.1115


Pasta Peddler and Blackbird Sweets are two family-owned businesses that operate side-by-side. Blackbird Sweets specializes in birthday, wedding and special event cakes, cupcakes, cookies and brownies. Pasta Peddler offers a wide variety of gourmet pastas, ravioli, sauces and cooking products.

Purrfect Cafe and Gallery

1507 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.322.7358


Purrfect Cafe has 4 resident cats and several "loaner" cats from local rescue and non-profit organization, Ten Lives Club. They also partner with local artists in hopes of displaying and selling their artwork in the lounge to promote the expansive art scene present in Buffalo. They will soon be opening their restaurant where patrons can enjoy hand crafted food and drink 

Romeo & Juliets Cafe

1292 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.873.5730

Bringing the culture and exquisite tastes of Italy to Buffalo offering a variety of pastas, salads, paninis, oven baked pizza, wine, and fresh baked goods such as Italian cookies, cannoli, breads and more!

Roots Coffee + Tea

1685 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.436.6891

Roots is a specialty coffee and tea shop dedicated to the neighborhood it lives in. They offer a wide selection of coffee, tea, espresso based drinks, kombucha, and baked goods. They have something for everyone, in a space that brings people together. All beverages are severed in 100% compostable cups.

1368 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.783.9390

Salumeria Belsito is a North Buffalo bar and restaurant serving Italian wines, craft beer, pizza, and unique food made from Italian cured meats and cheeses in the historic Hertel Avenue district.

Wellington Pub

1541 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.833.9899

A unique venue with the social atmosphere of fine dining but also with a lounge and sports bar. Providing families and friends with the highest quality food and beverage and with terrific service for over 20 years.

Wine on Hertel/The House of Olives

1370 Hertel Avenue | Buffalo, New York

P: 716.876.6457

Wine on Hertel is located on the corner of Hertel Ave and Saranac. Stop in to enjoy quality wines and craft beers at exceptional prices.

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