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Branding Iron

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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710 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9863 (Formerly Buffalo Bar and Grill)
+1 719-395-6472
Today
06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went in for a steak but had a burger .... wasn't let down , staff friendly , desert was great. Later in week returned for steak and it was great as well.

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Thank Derek S
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29 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The food was fine but nothing extraordinary. Our server was very friendly and nice but there was inadequate help and the service was slow.

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Thank Linda G
Buena Vista, Colorado
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

You come for the food but you stay for the people! Very friendly very accommodating! Good food, great drinks and a wonderful atmosphere!

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Thank Laura K
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Everything is like $14 or over so just know that to start. I ordered chicken fried steak and mashed potatoes. My steak was not cooked done and it was chewy. Every bite. Chewy. The worst piece of meat ever. I couldn't eat it. The mashed potatoes were forgettable but edible. My husband had some sort of fish and shrimp. He... More 

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Thank Sharon C
Hartford, Ar
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165 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ate here b/c the parking lot was crowded and that is usually a good sign. The alcoholic drinks were cheap and decent. The food was better than what we expected. I had a hamburger and the others had a Rueben sandwich, open face roast beef and a patty smothered in cheese. We were all satisfied with our orders and... More 

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Thank Lynn M
Fort Collins, Colorado
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85 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The food seemed fine (we hope). Service was either very attentive, or just gone for about five to ten minutes at a time. There were quite a few flies on an otherwise very plain and limited salad bar. Finally, after ordering dessert, my wife suggested I go back and look in the rotating pie display. As the banana cream pie... More 

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Thank Live4VacationTrips
Bosque Farms
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

When we visited, they were short several waitresses and a cook, so the wait was long. The food, when it finally arrived, was good but not spectacular. The salad bar has very plain, and does not offer much variety.

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Thank jeanstouffer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We where recommends by the Super8 next door, very glsd they did, food was very good, wait staff was awesome, bartender is a great guy, very happy we went there on our visit

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Thank Ginger E
Castle Rock, Colorado
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Have stopped here many times wholesome good food and good portions staff was pleasantly cozy place to go and relax and enjoy any time of day

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Thank rhillx56
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The staff at the Branding Iron was very friendly. Even after coming in very late in the evening, the food was fresh and delicious.

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Thank Barbara B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9863 (Formerly Buffalo Bar and Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-6472

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?