Share This Page On Social Media

Comments? Corrections? Send us a message about this building

Nominate A Building


Parkside Candy Shop (at Winspear)

  At Risk      Watch List  



Parkside Candy Shop (at Winspear)

Location

3208 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214
Google Bird's Eye View
University Council District
SBL: 79.55-3-9
Erie County Property Info
County Tax Map (loads GIS page)
City of Buffalo Parcel Viewer

Owner

YUM YUM SHOP INC. C/O ATTN: PARKSEDE CANDY CO per propertyviewer
NYS Corporation and Business Entity Database

Physical Description

Two story brick commercial building with first floor storefront and a manufacturing facility in the back

Current Condition

In use. Has great art deco interior intact. Sign/facade could use restoration work.

History

  • Company founded in 1927 by the Kaiser family
  • Original location at Main and Oakwood, followed by this shop and manufacturing facility
  • Later purchased by Phil Buffamonte, owner of the Yum Yum Shop, whose family has operated the store for 3 generations

Recent Events and Actions Taken

Other Pertinent Facts

  • 1983 - Furniture from this location was used at the other Parkside Candy location during filming of 'The Natural'

Links



Newest Pages


Added 2013-06-25 • Last changed 2017-01-27