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BreadHive Cafe is housed in what was formerly, briefly, an outpost of Freddy J’s BBQ, and before that, a sandwich shop. The co-op’s worker-owners renovated the space themselves with the help of friends and partners. There are about 20 seats inside, and two tables outside the front door at 402 Connecticut St. One of the first things I noticed was the bread rack behind the …

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You'll find plenty of fair classics -- onion rings, hot dogs,  polish sausage -- at Lavery Concessions. Beef on weck * Polish sausage Lavery Concessions is located in K6, K8 and J7 on the Erie County Fair map. Beef on weck Beef on weck: Meat is moist but rubbery. Caraway, but where’s the rock salt? Not the best. -- Nick Guy Return to main #ECFare list Back to Meat…

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Have you ever considered deep-frying a taco? At Jim's Tacos stand at the Fair, you can try one without worrying about painful grease burns. Note: The Pot Roast Sundae, Pot Roast Sandwich and Grilled Chicken Sandwich were unavailable for our visit. Deep Fried Tacos * Nacho Grande * Chicken Fajita * Taco Salad Bowl Jim's Tacos is located on I7 on the Erie County Fair map. …

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Hitting up the Erie County Fair on a budget? Buck-a-roos are exactly what they sound like -- just a dollar apiece. Pat Marsillo Concessions is located on L11 on the Erie County Fair map. Buck-a-roos: Tastes like what I remember from my middle school cafeteria. Super salty, except bland fries. Return to main #ECFare list Back to Best of the Rest

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Diventuri Concessions features plenty of deep-fried delicacies: raviolis, pickles, mashed potatoes and more. Deep-fried mashed potatoes * Deep-fried beef raviolis * Deep-fried cheese raviolis * Deep-fried mac & cheese wedges * Deep-fried Buffalo chicken wing dip * Deep-fried pickle spears * Deep-fried Twinkies * Deep-fried Snickers" Diventuri Concessions is located o…