7 suburban restaurants open after midnight
Sometimes, when it comes to restaurants, you have only one question: Is it open? In the case of these seven, the answer is always
Hillview / 6135 Transit Road / Depew / 684-6870
This Depew diner is open 24/7, and its menu offers breakfast, lunch and dinner, with unique appetizers and starters like Greek pizza or calamari for in between. Its menu ranges from steak fajita, omelets and Belgian waffles to a 14 oz. porterhouse steak and seafood pasta – all under $15 each and made fresh per order.
Gardenview / 1744 Union Road / West Seneca / 674-7176
The Gardenview Restaurant is open 24/7 and serves everything from omelets and pancakes to burgers and wings to pasta, ribs and steak. There are daily specials, and catering also is available. Half-priced appetizers are available every night from 8 p.m.-midnight with the purchase of a beverage or a meal. Fish fry available on Fridays and occasionally Saturday and Sunday, as well.
Forestview / 4781 Transit Road / Depew / 656-8760
This Depew diner is open 24/7 and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as daily soups and specials. Menu items range from omelets to wraps and seafood linguine to pizza and wings. Its Greek-infused items such as the Souvlaki Breakfast and Mediterranean Chicken Pasta are homemade. Some items on the special’s menu, like filet Mignon, are up to $17. Banquet facilities for up to 140 people.
The Royal / 1320 Sheridan Drive / Tonawanda / 873-0056
With a big a big diner-style menu, this Greek restaurant offers souvlaki – one of its most popular dishes – as well as burgers, steaks, pastas, sandwiches and breakfast. Breakfast is available all day, starting at under $4. Royal Family’s atmosphere has a Mediterranean feel, with a large fountain as its centerpiece. It’s open 24 hours a day and has patio seating during the summer. It does not serve alcohol. Specials change daily.
The Olympic / 4611 Genesee St. / Cheektowaga / 839-4022
Olympic is a family-style Greek-American restaurant with a large menu that includes breakfast served all day. The menu features classic American and Greek diner specialties, everything from meatloaf and roast beef to souvlaki and gyros. Sandwiches, wraps, burgers, club sandwiches, pita and more make up the menu. Pizza, wings and subs also are available, as well as a children's menu and daily specials.
The Olympic / 1601 Military Road / Tonawanda / 874-0771
Olympic Family Restaurant says it offers the "finest gyros, souvlaki and Greek desserts." The establishment, which is open 24 hours per day, has a wide variety of diner and Buffalo favorites like wings, Texas Red Hots and beef on weck. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and the menu includes appetizers, sandwiches, salads, pizzas - the restaurant specializes in Greek pizza - subs, burgers and desserts. Takeout is available. It also has a Cheektowaga location.
Jim’s Truck Plaza / 2125 Walden Ave. / Cheektowaga / 683-9908
Jim's Truck Stop Plaza is located just off the I-90 on Walden Avenue near the Walden Galleria. The diner features the usual selections including many breakfast specials. There also is a convenience store and gas station at the location.