A "dive" by definition is ... "Dive" is a cheap little place that may not look very nice but serves good, low priced food.

That being said, I asked friends, on my personal Facebook page, what they thought were the best "dives" in Western New York.

The answers were plentiful, and interesting, here are the Top 5, in no particular order:

Ray Ammerman says "Santasiero's Italian Restaurant on Niagara Street"

Pat Harris likes "Paddys Pizza" in Depew.

or how about "DiTondo's" on Seneca Street in Buffalo.

Chris Manzare and Rick Smoyer chime in "Suzi Q's BBQ" on River Road.

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And finally Gail Potter likes "Sgt. Pepperoni's" on French Road in Depew, for their white pizza: