Restaurant wins online contest


December 4, 2009

Buffalo Wings & Beer of Gaithersburg, with several locations in Maryland, was named the top restaurant for buffalo-style wings in the 2009 America's Favorite Wings competition sponsored by MJGuides of De Pere, Wis.

"It was an incredible feeling to be voted No. 1 across the whole United States," said Buffalo Wings & Beer founder and owner Ira Levy.

More than 1,000 nominations were received for a total of 356 restaurants in 30 states. More than 12,000 votes were cast online. Buffalo Wings and Beer won with more than 4,000 votes.