Price: $$$
Attire: Business Casual
Outdoor seating: Yes
Delivery: No
Accepts credit cards: Yes

1435 Hertel Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14216
(716) 446-0700

Lunch: Monday-Thursday, 11:00am-11:00pm; Friday, 11:00-midnight; Saturday, 2:30pm-midnight; Sunday, 2:30pm-9:00pm
Dinner: Monday-Thursday, 4:00pm-11:00pm; Saturday, 4:00pm-midnight; Sunday, 4:00pm-9:00pm
Brunch: Saturday-Sunday, 8:00am-2:30pm

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Lunch Menu


Gazpacho cup: $4.50, bowl: $5.50 SEASONAL

French Onion Crock $5.00

Soup of the Day cup: $3.75, bowl: $5.00


Side Caesar $4.50

Side Garden Salad $4.00

Thai Sirloin Salad Thai seasoned sirloin over greens with snap peas and a spicy cucumber wasabi dressing $11.00

Greek Soulvaki with greens, feta cheese, Greek vinaigrette and toasted pita Beef: $10.00, Chicken: $9.00

Carribean Shrimp and Mango Salad with mixed greens, mango viniagrette marinated jumbo shrimp, black bean and pineapple salsa and a mango viniagrette $10.00

Chicken Fresh Mozzarella & Tomato Salad Over greens with black olives,tomato & red onion & white balsamic vinaigrette $9.50

Walnut Chicken & Apple Salad Walnuts & grilled chicken served over spinach with granny smith apples and maple cream $9.00

Pecan and Poached Pear Salad with greens, carrots, red wine poached pears, pecans, and white balsamic viniagrette $9.00

Caesar Salad $6.50 with grilled chicken breast: $9.00 with grilled strip steak: $10.00 with grilled shrimp:


Sliders 3 mini burgers with lettuce, tomato, onion & american cheese $8 .00

Chicken Quesadilla Tender sliced chicken, served with fresh Pico De Gallo and sour cream $8.75

Pan Seared Crab Cakes with parsley coleslaw and spicy remoulade $12 .00

Shrimp Caesar Wrap with parmesan cheese $9.00

Crispy Calamari with sweet chile lime dressing $11.50

Chicken, Jalapeno & Cream Cheese Wontons with sweet chile lime dressing $8.00

Stuffed Hot Pepper Pizza Sliced stuffed hot peppers, crumbly blue cheese, cheddar and mozzarella, slowly becoming an Empire classic! $10.00

Stuffed Banana Peppers with sausage, fontina & asiago served with marinara $9.00

The Greek Pizza Greek herbs, spinach, feta, tomato, olives and greek vinaigrette

BBQ Pulled Pork Pizza Slow roasted BBQ Pulled Pork, cheddar cheese and fried onions $9.00


BBQ Pulled Pork Tender pulled pork, BBQ[apos]ed and topped with fried onions and melted cheddar cheese $9.00

Chicken Florentine topped with spinach, onion, tomato and provolone $9.50

Italian Panini Prosciutto, mozzarella, Genoa salami, and garlic aioli $9.50

Cajun Chicken Sandwich with lettuce, tomato, onion and chipolte aioli $9.00

Tomato Panini with herbed goat cheese, portbellos served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $8.75

California Turkey Wrap with coleslaw, spinach, sun dried tomatoes, onions and a chipolte aioli $9.00

Crab Cake Po’ Boy with lettuce tomato onion, coleslaw, bacon and chipolte aioli $13.00

Club Sandwich Choice of roast turkey, ham, roast beef or tuna on white, wheat or rye bread $8.50

Reuben with swiss, sauerkraut & russian dressing on marble rye served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $9.00

French Dip with sauteed mushrooms and onions $12.00

Tuna Salad Wrap with granny smith apples & spinach served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $8.50

Chicken Caesar Wrap with asiago cheese served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $8.75

Buffalo Chicken Wrap with lettuce, tomato, blue cheese dressing and shaved carrot served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $8.75

Empire Steak Sandwich NY Stip Steak with a stuffed banana pepper and melted provolone served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $11.00


10oz C.A.B. Burger with lettuce, tomato, onion and cheese served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $8.75

Texan Burger with bbq sauce, bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomato and onion served with homemade ranch dressing and a fried egg $9.25

Jiffy Burger with peanut butter, smoked bacon and cheddar cheese served with parsley coleslaw and french fries $9.25

Cajun Black and Blue Burger cajun rubbed and topped with crumbly blue cheese $9.50

Bacon Cheddar Burger with smoked bacon and cheddar cheese $9.50

Fajita Burger with fajita seasoning, cheddar and jack cheese, pico de gallo and sour cream $9.50

Turkey Burger with sauteed mushrooms and onion, lettuce, tomato and swiss cheese $8.50

Pizziola Burger with fresh basil marinara, diced mushrooms, and mozzarella $9.50

“Portobello” Burger grilled marinated portobello mushrooms, with roasted red peppers, spinach and provolone $9.00

Dinner Menu


Penne con Pollo sauteed chicken, sun dried tomatoes, spinach, artichokes, garlic and extra virgin olive oil $16

Chicken & Shrimp Scampi Served over Fettucini with lemon, butter and garlic sauce $19

Mediterranean Seafood Pasta with shrimp, langoustines, artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers and black olives in a feat cream sauce $19

Baked Penne Pomodoro Penne with grilled chicken, artichokes, sweet basil marinara and baked with fresh mozzarella cheese $18

Spicy Sausage & Shrimp Penne Spicy chorizo sausage with fresh gulf shrimp tossed in a spicy tomato cream sauce $17


Grilled 10oz Ribeye $17

Grilled Hand Cut 16oz NY Strip Steak with port wine-dijon sauce with your choice of two sides $28

Grilled 10oz Strip Steak $17

Grilled Hand Cut 16oz Rib Eye with walnut compound butter with your choice of two sides $26

Grilled 8oz Chicken Breast Fresh marinated and grilled to perfection $16

Grilled Pork Chops with house blended spices and grilled, available Cajun as well $18

Haddock Fish Fry breaded OR broiled with spicy remoulade with your choice of two sides $13

Cajun Rubbed Haddock Filet with your choice of two sides $15


Vegetable of the Day
Wild Rice Pilaf
Parlsey Coleslaw
Potato Crusted French Fries
Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes
Sea Salted Baked Potato

Brunch Menu

Waffles, Pancakes, French Toast

Belgian Waffles with: Whipped butter and maple syrup $5.50, Warm berry compote and whipped cream $7.25

French Toast with: Whipped Butter and maple syrup $5.50, Warm Berry Compote and whipped cream $7.50

Buttermilk Pancakes with: Whipped Butter and maple syrup $5.25, Chocolate Chips $5.75, Blueberries $6.75, Apples & Cinnamon Topping $6.75, Warm Berry Compote $7.25

Stuffed French Toast with: Mascarpone and mixed berry compote $7.75, Mascarpone and apple & cinnamon topping $7.75

Eggs & Omlets

Fried Eggs with toast, home fries and: smoked chorizo, fried peppers and onions $7.25, Calabrese sausage and fried peppers and onions $7.25, Smoked Bacon OR Canadian Bacon OR Breakfast sausage $6.75,

Omelets, 3 fresh eggs with toast & home fries:

Asparagus, Fontina and Ham $8.75
Greek: Feta, spinach and tomato $8.50
Spanish: Smoked Chorizo, Monterey Jack and fried peppers & onions $8.75
Italian: Calabrese Sausage, peppers, onions and Fontina $8.75
Ham & Cheddar Cheese $7.25
Western: Fried peppers & onions, Ham and Monetery Jack cheese $8.50
Three Cheese: Cheddar, Jack and Fontina $8.00
Vegetarian: Mushrooms asaparagus and Fontina $8.75

Eggs Benedict with home fries and: Classic: Canadian Bacon and Hollandaise Sauce $8.25, Tomato, Bacon and avocado $8.25, Crab, Tomato and asparagus $11.00

Breakfast Sandwiches

Egg and Cheese on a Kaiser Roll with home fries and fresh fruit $6.25

Sausage, Egg & Cheese on a Kaiser Roll with home fries and fresh fruit $6.75

Smoked Bacon, Egg and Cheese on a Kaiser Roll with home fries and fresh fruit $6.75

Canadian Bacon, Egg and Cheese on a Kaiser Roll with home fries and fresh fruit $6.75


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