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Allentown

Allen St, Buffalo, NY
+1 716-881-1024
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ECLECTIC

If you are not a snob, are not put off by eclectic art and liberalism, then you will find this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
NewYorkerFoody
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San Antonio, Texas
Very Cool Spot to Stay

When I was looking for a place to stay during a long weekend in Buffalo, my first search terms in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tessa B
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“new age” (2 reviews)
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Allen St, Buffalo, NY
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are not a snob, are not put off by eclectic art and liberalism, then you will find this section of town a lot of fun. Great Air B n Bs to stay in and you may want too if you want to experience...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I was looking for a place to stay during a long weekend in Buffalo, my first search terms in Google were "Coolest Neighbourhoods in Buffalo" and Allentown did not disappoint! We stayed in a great AirBNB space at Franklin and Allen, steps to amazing...More

Thank Tessa B
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Have enjoyed the Art Fest years ago. One of the few bright spots in a delapidated city. Interesting buildings and some good businesses. Needs more police surveillance but otherwise decent area.

Thank craig f
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We were staying a few blocks from Allentown and everyone told us that was a great place for great food. So we walked over and found ourselves at a wonderful Italian restaurant, Giacobbi's Cucina Citta (see review). The next day we walked back over to...More

Thank Sa-i44
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

It's a block from where I live. It's pretty lively and nice to walk around for the shops and food places. Compared to anything outside downtown Buffalo, this is pretty nice.I like seeing people and activities where I live. Makes the city more interesting.

Thank Shaheen_17
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

There is something for everyone within the walkable area of Allentown.Plenty of unique shops, coffee houses, antiques, restaurants, vintage stores etc.Plus the neighboring side streets are filled with intetesting architecture to check out. And in the summer you can not only enjoy all of the...More

Thank charlene h
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Allentown is a relatively stable residential area in the city. By Buffalo standards it is gentrified, but by other city's standards it is just a middle of the road neighborhood in the urban core.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Allen over the last 5 years has sadly become yuppie and pretentious. .it would be a good thing that meant the locals and out of town yuppies CO mingled. But it dosent happen. They keep the locals out of the bar for in realistic dress...More

Thank Sean D
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Allentown has not changed in many years.it is a place to experience a wide variety of bars, restaurants and places to shop. Parking is tough but it's definitely worth the visit. My favorite place is Nietzsche's however their are many classic bars to see.

Thank Jim1951
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

you feel as if you are in New York City...so many interesting places to shop and eat ....everyone is friendly and helpful..clean and welcoming

Thank oralin330
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