Pijan Roost Bar


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74 Shepard Street, Buffalo, NY 14212
SBL: 112.24-4-1
Fillmore Council District
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Physical Description

2.5 story wood framed commercial building with storefront and upstairs apartment, on a corner parcel

Current Condition

Demolished. Vacant lot.


  • Nowak family operated a bar here with fish fries
  • Pijan Roost bar
    • 1965 - Raymond Pijanowski (owner of Visniak Pop) purchases building and names the bar Pijan Roost
    • 1979 - David Pijanowski takes ownership
    • 1987 - David Paradowski, a longtime bartender/manager who had been renting-to-own, officially purchases the bar
    • 1990 - Bar closes when David Paradowski moves out of town.
  • New owner uses building for storage for his contracting business.

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • 2007 - City takes ownership
  • March 2, 2011 - Demolition permit #130945 issued to Hannah Demolition for $9,500, paid for by the City of Buffalo.

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Added 2018-04-02 • Last changed 2018-04-04