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KeyBank Center

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Address: 1 Seymour H Knox III Plz, Buffalo, NY 14203-3007 (Formerly HSBC Arena)
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+1 716-855-4444
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Went to a sabres game here with my wife and had a great time. We had seats in the 200 level great view of ice and you have wait staff that comes right to u. They have many food... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Watkins Glen, New York
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Watkins Glen, New York
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went to a sabres game here with my wife and had a great time. We had seats in the 200 level great view of ice and you have wait staff that comes right to u. They have many food options throughout the facility. The facility was very clean and well kept

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Ontario, Canada
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118 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The KeyBank Center is actually a really nice arena. We went here for an afternoon Sabre's game and parking was surprisingly easy (huge open lot right next to the arena). The building is very easy to navigate. In summary: Good job, KeyBank Center!

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Thank Globetrotting_Lolo
Buffalo, New York
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to hockey, lacrosse, concerts and Disney on Ice here. There is plenty of parking around the arena in safe well lit lots. Once you get in there are many choices for food and beverages. They offer local favorites like Roast Beef on Weck, Lanova Pizza or Perry's Ice Cream. Access is easy too with escalators, elevators and... More 

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Thank BoSoxVacation
NY
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40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three generations saw the show. I'm really too old for nose bleed seats. I didn't see a thing. Can you imagine everyone just sitting through the whole set. Too controlled. That's from a 63 year old woman. What happened to dancing in the isles? I don't even see the reason why anyone would attend a concert where you can't enjoy... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to a Sabres game...parking was close by for only $10...game tickets were purchased at a reduced rate. The food was very good and once again reasonably priced. The venue is very energized and updated. Good arena to watch a sporting event.

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Thank Pofield
Buffalo, New York
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77 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to hundreds of events at the Key Bank Center since it opened in 1996. Many concerts, hockey, basketball, lacrosse games. The building is well maintained and food options are always updated. I do wich they would bring back the loaded fries.

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Thank dfrisi
Buffalo, New York
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to KeyBank Arena (First Niagara Center, HSBC Arena, Marine Midland Arena) probably a thousand times. The place is almost 20 years old but has been holding up nicely. We come here for the Sabres and Bandits games along with other events that come to our great city. The only downfall are the small hallways. You think they... More 

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Thank TravelingManBuff
Ontario
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108 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this arena for a Sabres/Senators game in February. It was a freezing night and it's nice that the lineups occur inside to get in. The first time I ever came to this arena we sat in the end zone club level seats where we had a server to bring dinner/drinks. This time we chose cheaper seats in the upper... More 

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Rochester, New York
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under new ownership the Sabres' home ice arena has gotten better and better. Food options abound with various price, cuisine and time options from stand up burgers and nachos to delivery of food to your hockey seat to a sit down dinner with outstanding menu before or after the game. Of course the Sabres store and the Buffalo Sports memorabilia... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good beer. You really can't get a bad seat in this place. With the harbour centre next door, everything seems very convenient.

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