Pano’s is…. SOLD!

February 20, 2018

Written By

Mary Friona Celani

Well, we knew it was for sale – and now word of a deal!

Chason Affinity Companies has officially announced the purchase of a Buffalo favorite – Pano’s Restaurant.

Longtime owner, Pano Georgiadis – says he is pleased with the deal.

“I have known Mark Chason, his family and his team at Chason Affinity for many years, and they are committed to the community and the long-term success and viability of the restaurant,” said Georgiadis. “After 41 years, I look forward to going to Pano’s as a customer.”

The long-time eatery is located directly next to the developer’s condominium site at Elmwood and Forest. If you’re wondering what happens next – we’re not exactly sure, but here’s a good clue,

“We are very excited to have purchased the iconic Pano’s Restaurant,” Mark Chason, president of Chason Affinity Companies, said. “My family and I have enjoyed the restaurant for many years, and we look forward to continuing the long and storied tradition of Pano Georgiadis, one of our city’s finest and most successful restaurateurs.”

There you go…


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Welcome to Totally Buffalo! My name is Mary Friona-Celani and I am the creator of this site! After spending 20 years in the Buffalo media, I moved on to focus on my beautiful family. Now, the time has come for a new project. I was ready for something new. Something mine.
I am born and raised in WNY and my pride runs deep. My husband, Scott and I are very happy to be raising our four daughters here.






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