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Branding Iron

€€ - €€€American,
710 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9863
+1 719-395-6472
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar
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710 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9863
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good beer and terrific food. We had the ranch burger -mine with the handmade potato chips and hubs with the sweet potato fries. Everything was very good.

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday morning place to enjoy a quiet breakfast. We've eaten here a few times and keep coming back for more breakfast burritos or biscuits n gravy. Portions are enormous, but you can order a half. Great service and a gorgeous mountain view.

Thank LoveTheBeach3Usa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long day on the road the Branding Iron was an enjoyable and relaxing spot to have a few sundowners and dinner. Initially we sat outside on the deck but moved indoors as it was a little cool as the sun set. Bar service...More

Thank Fiona_and_Mark_RSA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wayne and Kathy have done a great job to get people back to the Branding Iron for breakfast. Food was prepared as ordered and the limited menu is just right; all kids options are $5. And for old time BV travelers, the Branding Iron has...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Didn't feel like driving anywhere so walked across from where we were staying at the Super 8. We sat in the bar and service was a bit slow. Salad bar was good. I had a pulled pork that was a bit on the soupy side...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The Branding Iron is conveniently located on highway 24 in Buena Vista. They have ample parking and seating and the dining area is clean. They have a variety of burgers, all of which run about $12. My daughter had the fish and chips, which is...More

Thank Troyjs
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in around 11am. Not very busy. Their menu is pretty small and not all that varied, but they have all the standards. I ordered an omelette with green chili on the side. The green chili was excellent as was the omelette. The hash browns...More

Thank Claire E
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Stopped in here after long day mining for gold and had the steak and salmon. Food was very good and the salad bar was basic but had plenty of things to add on to the greens. Price was good and service was fun with great...More

Thank Timothy T
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Our family of 15 were wrapping up a day of fun together and stopped at the Branding Iron Bar & Grill for dinner together. It was VERY busy when we walked in - but they did not hesitate to pull together enough tables to serve...More

Thank Sherril S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

friendly, fast service. very good food. I had the ribeye sandwich with sweet potato fries. excellent! Just wish I'd had room for dessert because that rotating pie case was very tempting!

Thank LJM1125
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Dawna H
8 November 2015|
Response from Edie F | Reviewed this property |
Although my experience at Branding Iron was a very positive one, I do not recall the name(s) of any of the waitresses. Sorry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
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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