Visitor Information

2023 Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops Digital Festival Guide


Our digital Festival Guide is your directory for all things Taste of Buffalo including restaurants, food trucks, and wineries, menu items, the festival map, delicious recipes from renowned local chefs, offers from sponsors, and other helpful details about how to enjoy this year's festival.

Admission to the Taste is Free! Food and beverages are purchased with tickets.

Food and beverage tickets can be purchased at one of three ticket tents located throughout the festival. Tickets are sold in $6 sheets. You’ll receive 10 tickets for $6. Food items range between 4 and 12 tickets.

You can also purchase pre-sale food ticket vouchers at the register at participating Tops Markets locations through 5 p.m. on the Sunday of the festival. Vouchers are available in $10 increments or take advantage of the Family Freebie and purchase a $60 food ticket voucher and get 4 free non-alcoholic drinks at the Taste.

The mission of the Taste of Buffalo is to promote the City of Buffalo and showcase the greater Buffalo area restaurants and businesses by providing an affordable and enjoyable weekend festival that takes place in an inclusive and socially responsible manner for all.

Parking & Directions

You can park on any side street that doesn't have restrictions, and there are also numerous parking lots and ramps surrounding the festival. Remember to bring cash to park.

While attending the Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS, here are some local hotels to stay at:


Embassy Suites

Make Embassy Suites your first choice.
Official Taste of Buffalo Host Hotel

Best Western Inn on the Avenue 716-886-8333 or 1-888-868-3033
Holiday Inn Express 716-854-5500
Doubletree Club Hotel 716-845-0112 or 1-877-633-4667
Hampton Inn & Suites 716-855-2223 or 1-800 HAMPTON
Hyatt Regency Buffalo 716-856-1234 or 1-800-233-1234
The Mansion of Delaware 716-886-3300
Buffalo Marriott Harborcenter 716-852-0049
Courtyard by Marriott 716-840-9566
Hilton Garden 716-848-1000
Hotel @ Lafayette 716-853-1505
Lenox hotel 716-884-1700

For lodging outside of the immediate downtown area
please search via the Visit Buffalo Niagara web site: