Niagara Falls Culinary Institute

Directions

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From Lockport by going west on Route 31

Turn left onto Hyde Park Blvd./Rt. 61.
Turn right onto Lockport St.
Turn left onto Main St./Rt.104.
Turn right to stay on Main St./Rt. 104.
Slight turn left onto 1st St./Rt. Rt. 104/Rainbow Blvd N.
Continue to follow 1st St./Rainbow Blvd. N.
Turn left onto Old Falls St.

From Niagara Falls, go east on Route 31

Turn left onto Hyde Park Blvd./Rt. 61.
Turn right onto Lockport St.
Turn left onto Main St./Rt. 104.
Turn right to stay on Main St./Rt. 104.
Slight turn left onto 1st St./Rt. Rt. 104/Rainbow Blvd N.
Continue to follow 1st St./Rainbow Blvd. N.
Turn left onto Old Falls St.

From North Tonawanda, turn right onto Nash Rd.

Turn left onto Niagara Falls Blvd/US-62.
Turn left onto Williams Rd. Merge onto Lasalle Expy W.
Take the Niagara Scenic Parkway.
Merge onto Niagara Scenic Parkway N.
Niagara Scenic Parkway N becomes John B. Daly Blvd.
Turn left onto Rainbow Blvd.
Turn right onto 3rd St.
Take the 1st left onto Old Falls Street.

From Buffalo/Erie County

Take I-190 N/New York State Thruway toward Peace Br/Canada.
Take the Niagara Scenic Parkway exit, EXIT 21, toward State Park/American Falls.
Merge onto Niagara Scenic Parkway N. Niagara Scenic Parkway N becomes John B Daly Blvd.
Turn left onto Rainbow Blvd.
Turn right onto 3rd St Take the 1st left onto Old Falls St.

From Canada

Merge onto HWY 420E via EXIT 30 toward Niagara Falls/Niagara Falls USA.
HWY 420E becomes Roberts St. Stay straight to go onto Falls Ave.
Take the 1st left onto Rainbow Blvd (crossing into New York, United States).
Turn right onto 1st Street/Rainbow Blvd N.
Turn left onto Old Falls St.

From Rochester

Merge onto 1-490W via the ramp on the left.
Merge onto 1-90W/ New York State Thruway W toward Buffalo.
Merge onto 1-290W/Youngmann Expy. via EXIT 50 toward Niagara Falls.
Take the Niagara Scenic Parkway exit, EXIT 21, toward State Park/American Falls.
Merge onto Niagara Scenic Parkway N becomes John B. Daly Blvd.
Turn left onto Rainbow Blvd.
Turn right onto 3rd St.
Take the 1st left onto Old Falls St.

Parking

Visitors and guests of the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute can conveniently park in the city-operated Rainbow Ramp, at the north end of NFCI. Entrances to the Rainbow Ramp are located on either 1st Street or Rainbow Boulevard near Niagara Street. Please note: the Rainbow Boulevard entrance is closed during the winter months.

  • Once inside the ramp, proceed up to the 3rd floor.
  • On the 3rd floor head to the south end of the parking structure.
  • There will be a door at the south end that will lead directly into NFCI. Once inside thebuilding take either the elevator or the stairs to the 1st floor.
  • Bring your parking ticket into the building to be validated. There is a $5 parking fee for all patrons attending a special event at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute and for dining at Savor or La Patisserie. Parking tickets can be validated at the NFCI reception desk or at Savor Restaurant.

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