Dining out with friends can foster healthy relationships that might otherwise be limited to impersonal group texts or overly personal bath-time visits. Get a bite in person with a person with today’s Groupon.
$10 for $20 worth of upscale diner fare for lunch, such as:
- Empire 8-ounce steak sandwich ($12)
- Fajita burger ($9.50)
- Crab cake po boy ($13)
- See the full lunch menu<p>
$20 for $40 worth of upscale diner fare for dinner, such as: * Grilled pork chops ($18) * Haddock fish fry ($13) * Spicy sausage and shrimp penne ($17) * See the full dinner menu<p>
Proprietor Nick Kotrides’s open-kitchen concept offers Empire Grill patrons a low-flying bird’s-eye view of chefs plating hand-cut 12-ounce steaks and Cajun shrimp alfredo. Modern light fixtures and floor-to-ceiling windows keep the two-story diner bright and welcoming, and semicircle booths surround a stocked bar. Flat-screen high-definition televisions and free WiFi let patrons tweet their most up-to-date thoughts on big games and sated stomachs inhibiting their ability to digest the importance of big games.
1435 Hertel Ave.
Buffalo, New York 14216