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Elmwood Village

875 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1433
+1 716-881-0707
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Most happening place in Buffalo

Elmwood is so diverse. Something is always happening in and around the area. The houses are pretty... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun eclectic neighborhood

There are lots of great shops for unusual ,trendy items. There are also a great choice of... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
New York City, New York
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The Elmwood Village, one of America's 10 Best Neighborhoods, as designated by the American Planning Association, and Buffalo/Niagara's most vibrant shopping, dining and cultural district, can be enjoyed year-round. Whether you're already in the neighborhood, elsewhere in Western New York, or visiting from across the border, the Elmwood Village is a wonderful destination.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice shops” (6 reviews)
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875 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1433
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elmwood is so diverse. Something is always happening in and around the area. The houses are pretty nice too and the choice of activities and restaurants are great.

Thank Shaheen_17
Reviewed 6 November 2017

There are lots of great shops for unusual ,trendy items. There are also a great choice of restaurants with excellent food. Parking is at a premium so be prepared to drive around and to do some walking.

Thank _elaig3
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We visited yesterday and found parking close to the main area with shops, where the homes are located. Gorgeous older homes in a lovely area. If you want to walk, do so in this area. Lots of cute shops and places to eat.

Thank VickyandDanny
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have family living a few minute walk away & so when we are in Buffalo we enjoy a lazy walk around Elmwood village, in & out of the shops buying this & that. Nice local businesses, restaurants & coffee shops. The Lexington Co-op is...More

Thank B A
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Enjoyed the shopping and friendly people. When we were there they had the Arts festival. Many different crafts and food.

Thank hot5katz
Reviewed 30 August 2017

i was taken aback from the beauty in the homes in Elmwood village- they are just so gorgeous. i wish i could live there

1  Thank Kaycee D
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

My 12 yr old daughter and I stayed right around the corner at InnBuffalo and walked Elwood Village daily. It's a great local street. NOT your typical big box retail national retailers. This is a nice experience and opportunity to support local businesses. Nice shops....More

2  Thank acktexas
Reviewed 10 August 2017

By Buffalo standards, Elmwood is a gentrified area. But, it is not like a gentrified area in a major city. It is a stable area with relatively inflated property values and small local businesses that are not too special. There is an art festival every...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Small shops, great restaurants - very walkable. Examples of Buffalo dwellings that are being restored.

Thank RuthPine123
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Allentown was closed since it was before 11 am so we ventured down to Elmwood Village which was a very long and hot walk from the downtown hotel area. The shops went from over priced boutiques that were snobby and rude to us when we...More

4  Thank 1Dott2013
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