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Buffalo Theater District

Downtown Main Street, (From Chippewa to Tupper), Buffalo, NY 14202
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OK for an attraction, but needs more

I had never been to to this part of Buffalo before, but we had tickets to see an event in the... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Larry W
,
Rochester, New York
A Bit Empty

We were in the theater district to attend an event at the Tralf. The show was excellent. However as... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Patrick M
,
Conestoga, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good55%
  • Average38%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Mar 2017
“OK for an attraction, but needs more”
10 Jul 2016
“A Bit Empty”
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Downtown Main Street, (From Chippewa to Tupper), Buffalo, NY 14202
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

I had never been to to this part of Buffalo before, but we had tickets to see an event in the Tralf, so we visited on a Sunday night. My views on this place were OK, but certainly not on par with many other theater...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We were in the theater district to attend an event at the Tralf. The show was excellent. However as we wandered through the theater district, we saw a lot of venues, however there was very little activity...and this was a Friday night. The theaters did...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Just saw Love Letters this weekend, 5/14 with Ali McGraw and Ryan O'Neal. This was at 710 Main Theater. There are no bad seats in this Theater. Plenty of room between seats. Wide isle for walking and handicap access. You feel so close to the...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Lots of unique theaters and shows. Nice mix of original and restored architecture but still missing a vibe. Local and chain restaurants are to be found in the district along with an art gallery and hostel. Buffalo transit runs right through the heart of the...More

Thank gregr417
Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

Buffalo as long seen its glory days past. What's left of the theater district is a mixed bag. Shea's is great. The other smaller theaters are less significant and much less interesting. Unfortunately the street is marred by a horrible light rail that goes smack...More

Thank Jonmun
Reviewed 13 July 2014

There is lots of rebuilds and renovations on this street. Makes it a bit difficult to walk around because some parts of the sidewalks are closed. Apart from that it's lots of theaters, shops and restaurants to choose from. In the end of the district...More

Thank DanielHenrysson
Reviewed 22 February 2014

really, despite all the intentions to re-invent the wheel, the thought of this as a "district" is a joke, like shea's and the seven dwarfs... and then they take the rapid-transit stop out? ... how many times can buffalo shoot itself in the food? are...More

Thank DOUGANDPOLLY
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Always something to do here. Live theater, movie theater, shopping and dinning and the best part is the renovations; re-opening of Main St. for the first time in over 30 years cars will share the street with the metro rail come Spring 2014. Every building...More

3  Thank Taboo1981
Reviewed 9 May 2013

What a selection of theatres we have here in Buffalo ; Plays, Musicals - love the walkability and surrounding access to parking

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Rating four stars for the theatres - not for much else. There could be more restaurants down here, but it is a nice place to visit. Besides the theatres that were mentioned, there is TGI Fridays and a few other restaurants that are open @...More

Thank jmasc1
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