Black Buffalo belongs to Kalis Group an entirely Tasmanian owned and operated family business.
The Black Buffalo Hotel is owned and run by Kalis Hospitality, a Tasmanian business specialising in providing exceptional experiences to customers at its many hotels and bottleshops. The hotel is managed by Ben Barratt who has been involved in the Tasmanian hospitality industry for many years.
Kalis Hospitality is owned by Emmanuel Kalis who has played a significant role in the development of the Black Buffalo Hotel since he acquired the business in 2002.
The Black Buffalo Hotel has a rich history in Hobart, especially with its close proximity to the North Hobart Football Oval which was once a prominent attraction to football fans every weekend who would then frequent the Black Buffalo public bar.