A beach bar on the river? Yes! Papi Grande’s is planning a “waterfront + beach bar” adjacent to 301 Ohio Street. The Mexican restaurant located at 4276 Maple Road in Amherst announced its plans for a city location on Facebook. The restaurant will be located on the north side of 301 Ohio Street, a five-story mixed-use building located across from Buffalo Riverworks.
The Ohio Street Papi Grande’s will be able to accommodate over 1,000 patrons and will be constructing a small building and significant patio area. 301 Ohio also has a property-long boat dock.
Ellicott Development’s 301 Ohio 0pened in 2016 and also includes 21 apartments. The developer has talked about plans for at least two more buildings south of the complex along the river and additional development on the east side of Ohio Street.