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Owner of legendary Buffalo soul food restaurant Gigi's dies at 80

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The owner of a well-known Buffalo soul food restaurant has died at 80 years old. 

Blondine Harvin owned Gigi's Restaurant, which has served up home-cooked favorites on Buffalos East Side for more than 50 years. 

The restaurant closed three years ago following a fire at its East Ferry Street location. 

The restaurant is moving to a new location on Northland Avenue later this year. 


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