Making of Buffalo’s Best Burgers

When people dream of burgers on the grill – these are the burgers they dream of… Federal Meats starts with only the highest quality lean meats, grinding fresh in store and preparing each patty by hand – just the way you like them. Each patty is individually wrapped for freshness and ease in meal preparation. The patties are light in texture and the delicious flavor comes through every time – guaranteed. Serve with your favorite freshly made deli salad and enjoy the first taste of summer today!

Entertainment Made Easy

Springtime Parties, Picnics & Get-Togethers With spring and early summer entertaining just around the corner, why not make your planning quick and easy. Federal’s own rotisserie roasted sliced roast beef makes a perfect main course every time. So fresh and tender, and served with rich au jus, our roast beef is perfect for Communions, Confirmations, Graduation and Reunion parties as well as your other special occasions. Looking for a little more variety, ask about our tasty deli platters. Available in various sizes, our deli platters contain freshest sliced deli meats and cheeses and are sliced fresh and arranged to make a beautiful presentation no matter what the occasion. Just give us a call – we’re here to help you make your party planning a snap.

The Time is Finally Here — So Let’s Get Grilling...

With the agonizing slow start to the spring-like weather as well as all the rainy weather - we all need to ban-together with some positive attitude and just BELIEVE. Here at Federal, Grill Season is officially here and we’re all ready to supply you with all your grilling needs. From great assortments of freshly made patties & links, to our amazing selection of steaks & chops, to freshly made kabobs and tender spare ribs; there’s something perfect in-store for everyone’s taste. And it doesn’t stop there… You can pick up ready-made sides from our deli and our fresh cooked off counter. It all adds up to ultra-convenient shopping that lets you enjoy wonderful tasting food, fast.

Weekly Specials: Jun 19–Jun 23

Finally it is time to say hello to a summer filled with gorgeous weather ~
Now taking orders for all your favorite Grilling Items!!!


  • Federal’s Own Bologna $4.99/Lb.
  • Federal’s Own Rotisserie Roasted Sliced Roasted Beef
    with FREE au jus $9.99/Lb.
  • Grade A Extra Large Eggs $.79/Dozen


  • Fresh & Delicious Grill Ready Kabobs (Available in Beef or Chicken)
    Wonderful to marinate or give us a call and we will do the marinating for you
  • Gourmet Filet Mignon wrapped in Bacon $8.99/EACH


  • Sahlen’s Smokehouse Hot Dogs $7.99/3 Lb. Bag
    (Save $3.00 Per Bag)


Federal’s Specialty Made Burgers – featuring flavors of Beef, Pork, Chicken, Turkey, Lamb and Veal.
Made from only the highest quality lean meats and seasonings, Federal makes each pattie fresh in-store by hand, individually wrapped for freshness and ease in meal preparation.

Check out this Week’s Coupon Offers

$2.00 Off the Purchase of one prepared Frozen Federal Dinner Entree
(Limit One Coupon Per Purchase)

Save $1.00 Per Package of Patties

Buy a Pound of Italian Sausage, Get a Pound FREE

Buffalo’s Best 2016


The votes are in and we could not be happier…
Just announced, Monday May 18th, Federal Meats was recognized as Buffalo’s Best Butcher in the Food/Retail category. We would like to thank all those who took the time to vote and to recognize us among Buffalo’s finest.


Buffalo’s Finest 2015 Series

Buffalo’s Finest 2015 Series: burstWe were recognized for our high standards of excellence in Buffalo’s Finest 2015 Profile Series


‘Fresher is Better’ is Federal’s Motto

The Sun–West Seneca & Elma

“Fresher is Better” is the motto of Federal Meats throughout Western New York, and the Southgate Plaza location in West Seneca is no exception, according to customer comments and reviews. Read More…


A Twist on Buffalo’s Traditional Fish Fry

Check out western New York’s only Rotisserie Fish Fry. These delicious fish fry’s dinners are available in traditional beer battered or breaded haddock, and can be ordered for lunch or dinner on Wednesday’s or Friday’s during the busy Lenten season. They are also available on Friday’s year round.

If you are not familiar yet – Federal Fish Fry’s are prepared a little different. They ae rotisserie roasted fresh in-store to perfection. With its mild flavor and crispy texture, you are sure to savor every delicious bite. Dinners are priced at $9.99, and come with your choice of two deli-salads and bread. Federal’s Fish Fry Dinners are cooked fresh to order and can be ready for your enjoyment in 35 to 40 minutes. Phone ahead orders are always welcome.

Federal Meats also has a flavored line of fish you can choose from as well. For a small up-charge, you can choose from tortilla or parmesan crusted tilapia and flavored salmon is available upon request. They are all light and flavorful; the hardest part will be choosing which fish selection to try first.

Feature in Business First

A special thank you to David Bertola and Business First for their April 3, 2014 feature on Bill Dowdall, & Federal Meats.

Selling the freshest quality products and offering the finest in customer service is what we continually strive for.  We take tremendous pride in what we do and serving the fine families of western New York continues to be a great privilege for us – even after 84 years. Click to read article


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