Buffalo November 10, 2018
The Oldest Bar In Buffalo Has A Fascinating History
There are lots of buildings around the Queen City that have managed to stand the test of time, still attracting visitors even as the world changes around them. There’s one location though over on Ellicott Street that’s been around for 150 years and has long been a favorite place to grab a drink in this area of Buffalo. Wondering what the story behind our city’s oldest bar is? Let us fill you in on the history of Ulrich’s Tavern.
Ulrich's Tavern on Ellicott Street is the oldest bar in Buffalo and has been serving locals since 1868.
As soon as you walk through the doors, you'll get a sense of the great amount of history that lies within these walls.
The tavern isn’t just the oldest bar in Buffalo, it’s also consider to be one of the oldest continuously-operating taverns in all of Western New York.
Ulrich’s was originally a grocery store and saloon when it opened in 1868, but it has served many purposes over the decades. Different areas of the building have been used as a hotel, barber shop, and more.
These days, the tavern serves up all of your favorite brews, wines, and cocktails. Ulrich's Happy Hour is one of the best!
The bar is known as a popular place to visit when you're in the mood for karaoke or live music from local performers.
In the back of Ulrich's, you'll find the main dining room, which will make you feel right at home.
Ulrich’s specializes in American-German cuisine, and you be pleasantly surprised by just how tasty the menu at Buffalo’s oldest bar is.
They also offer incredibly tasty daily specials, so follow along on their
Facebook page to stay updated on what's cookin'!
And like any good restaurant in Buffalo, they serve up wonderful wings with a unique twist.
Trek on down to Ellicott Street to chow down at this delicious piece of history in the Queen City!
Ulrich's Tavern is located at 674 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 and is open on Monday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. To learn more about Ulrich's and to take a peek at the menu, visit its website
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