Customers lined up for an hour or more in the freezing cold yesterday as the first Popeye’s chicken chain opened in the city of Buffalo.
WGRZ reported that Buffalo Police had to direct traffic last night on Elmwood Avenue as cars and people lined up for the opening.
The Buffalo News said there were reports of waits of up to three hours.
It the first Popeye’s in 25 years in Buffalo, but Buffalo has its share of chicken: It’s the famous home to the Buffalo wing, of course.
Time Warner Cable News reported that a fight broke out after somebody tried to cut the drive-thru line.