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Allentown

Allen St, Buffalo, NY
+1 716-881-1024
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Busy interesting little area in center of city

There is something for everyone within the walkable area of Allentown.Plenty of unique shops... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
charlene h
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Buffalo, New York
Allentown is Buffalo's attempt at gentrification

Allentown is a relatively stable residential area in the city. By Buffalo standards it is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert S
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  • Average8%
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Allen St, Buffalo, NY
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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
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
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We attempted to visit Allentown and found out that on a Friday morning at 9:30 am the entire area was asleep. Either everyone in this area is out at the bars until 4 am or they are business owners who do not need money! We...More

Thank 1Dott2013
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I grew up in the Buffalo area and when I go back to visit always go to Allentown which I loved as a kid...reminds me of Greenwich Village in NC

1  Thank goodfoodrocks77
Reviewed 22 April 2017

awesome experience great people and owners of all the businesses here so much to do and see never boring

Thank heracr
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our trip would not be complete unless we visited the Allen Town neighbourhood. Wonderful boutiques, restaurants offering us much of Buffalo.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Too many bars, too many drunks, marginal restaurants and in need of some gentrification. This area is comprised of overpriced apartments in once glorious turn of the century homes. An on clave for druggies and the homeless as well as the marginally mentally deficient. Parking...More

Thank chrrray
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