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Buckhorn Exchange

1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
+1 303-534-9505
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If your ever in Denver, be sure to stop in for Lunch or Dinner, this saloon/restaurant is the oldest continuous operating saloon West of the Mississippi River. It's like stepping back in time when you walk in, awesome décor, basically a Wild West Museum. Then...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard about Buckhorn Exchange on Travel Channel so when my daughter and I visited my sister in Colorado we decided to try it. Specializing in beef but also bison, elk, bear, etc. And the decor is fascinating. Over 500 stiffed animals and heads...More

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 1 week ago

No need to comment on the taxidermy :-). Food was very good. We had a variety in our large group ranging from seafood, to bone in steak, filets, soups, etc. Everyone was very happy. I had a peppercorn elk filet and an bison filet. I...More

Thank reg v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a ten year absence from this restaurant we have enjoyed for forty years, we went back for my husband's 85th birthday, looking forward to an 85% discount on his entree. We were with two other couples. We had three gristly, tough sirloin steaks, two...More

Thank loringamass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for hubbys bday dinner while visiting Denver. He is a bow hunter so he was in awe of the hundreds of mounts on display. Building is historic. Seating and entire building is very tight. Dark lighting. Wait staff was amazing, very attentive, free delicious...More

Thank 2lucky1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There does not seem to be a square inch of wall space in this place that does not have a dead, stuffed animal of some kind hanging on it. My biggest complaint was that my dinner was just so-so and it was lukewarm at best....More

Thank rbrianh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us went to the Buckhorn Exchange. I was unfamiliar with the place (being from Arizona) but most of our group were locals and they could not wait to take us. The restaurant is just one of the most unique old west places...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

IMPORTANT TIP! Burckhorn Exchange is a stop on the light rail. We were stupid and drove from Park Meadows to BE at rush hour. Next time I'll smuggle a shaker of Cosmo's and ride the rail. Some of the tables are a bit "challenged", so...More

Thank wineau1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this restaurant on the Travel channel of places to go eat. We are go glad we stopped. We were visiting from Texas and it was my bf birthday. We really had a great time. Highly recommend this place. The staff is very attentive

Thank Priscilla C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You won't be bored while dining here! There are over 500 taxidermy items to look at, and many many, many guns and other antique items. When you get to the food, I recommend the Yak appetizer, it is the best! The Rocky Mountain Oysters are...More

Thank Wendy J
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Response from mdlg61486 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was an option for that!!
13 August 2017|
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
Casual - This is a Colorado local restaurant and when you enter it gives you that mountain feeling. It is what you would expect 100 years ago to enter a lowly lit, place with lots of wall mounts and home style seating. There... More
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Response from Luvzog | Reviewed this property |
Yes - Just Eat a Wonderful Steak - Period...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-534-9505
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