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Address: 295 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14203
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Enjoy the Architecture... While You Grab a Bite to Eat

Worth walking through just because of the architecture... but also there's a Charlie the Grocer stand - a GREAT place to try "Beef on Weck."

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 October 2016
William B
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Harriman (Orange County) New York
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Harriman (Orange County) New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Worth walking through just because of the architecture... but also there's a Charlie the Grocer stand - a GREAT place to try "Beef on Weck."

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Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Inside you will find a mini food court. We shared a bowl of hot mash potatoes topped with roast beef and gravy for less than $8. There's a taco place too and a juice counter. Worth a look and a taste.

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Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stopped in during a self-guided walking tour of Buffalo ("Buffalo on Foot" pamphlet available for free from the inn where we stayed). There is a large public space you can walk around to enjoy the architecture.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

If you love art deco architecture or architecture in general this is a must see! This ornately decorated building is understated from the outside, but a definite wow on the interior.

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Belmont, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

This is where we started our exploration of downtown Buffalo, and it is interesting to see. The vast glass-covered main hall is the main attraction.

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1 Thank henrysuebass
Gettysburg
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85 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Stunning building, awesome sunlight lobby. Just beware it is a privately owned up and running office building in downtown Buffalo, security is skepticle of people roaming around on the upper floors.

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Apparently, at one time this was the largest office building in the US. (I think!?). Anway, some very beautiful spots inside this building in the lobby. Also, grab some great Beef on Weck at Charlie's in the lobby.

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2 Thank GordonSolie
West Seneca, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

You won't see a more beautiful building with all the marble tiles and old elevators. It is a must see. If you love architecture and old buildings, this is a must see.

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1 Thank CJM3290
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Pretty cool building, worth a stop. Lots of mosaic tiles, 20+ million I was told. While you're there, grab a beef on wek at Charlie the Butcher's in the lobby. Thursday is prime rib day. Like butter melting in your mouth. Nice ladies serving, too.

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Buffalo
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255 reviews
132 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

What a beautiful, old building . . . 100 years and counting ! If you are amazed at some of the old building designs from eras gone by, this one is a must-see. Lots of Stone, brass, steel & glass molded into an incredible structure. If your in the B-Lo make sure to check out this downtown gem.

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