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A. J. Spurs

350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
+1 805-686-1655
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“stew” (24 reviews)
“beans” (41 reviews)
“ribs” (23 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Starting with the free tureen of soup, I am often unable to eat the rest of my dinner! Ample portions in a scenic setting.

Thank Nandee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where else in Buellton can you dine around a grizzly bear, mountain lion, big horn sheep and other assorted animals well preserved for you dining pleasure? You are feeling you are dining in a museum of rustic Americana at its best. Oh yes the food...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has it all. Great food, great service, and great ambiance. I love to eat here. The food is really good, you get generous portions, and service is very attentive. This restaurant is easy to get to right off Hwy 101 on the way...More

Thank babystjo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for families !They have BBQ , pasta, Cajun , seafood and burgers. Wonderful Salads ! All dinners include A.J.’s Hearty Vaquero Soup, Tequila Beans, Homemade Salsa (yep, mix’em all together), Garden Salad, A.J.’s Spuds, Rice Pilaf, French Garlic Bread and your choice of an...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a treat, this restaurant is like visiting a western museum. The food was excellent and definitely not in short supply so go hungry. They start you off with a beef stew, spicy beans and picante appetizer that is pretty darn good. Two of us...More

Thank lwall55
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Still my favorite after all these years! We always enjoyed coming in on Saturdays to sit in the saloon area & listen to the man play the guitar, but were truly disappointed they removed the bar menu :( the waitress who served us must have...More

Thank zzandjj
Reviewed 16 May 2017

AJs is the top reason we stay in Solvang! The best steaks and all the trimmings that go with it! Wonderful service every time. A place to not miss if in the area for dinner!

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

2:30pm: We see a temporary OPEN stand-up sign placed under their sign on the road so we pull off the road, park and walk to the door... where we find an Open at 4pm sign! We leave, upset! While waiting to leave the parking lot...More

Thank FromOurManagement
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I can not say enough about this place. The ambience is great, the food is the best and the price is reasonable. Located on highway 246 just east of the 101 freeway. AJ spurs has a western themed interior with stuffed animals throughout the interior....More

Thank Dougoso
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place was such a novelty when it opened. The food continues to be good but the restaurant could use a little refreshening. It's the kind of place where you would expect to hear "Howdy Partner" but when the waitress has said it over 20,000...More

Thank knowleshill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-686-1655
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