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223 us highway 24, Buena Vista, CO
7193958695
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • 40
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A local tradition

A rather typical ice cream shop, similar to a DQ. Right next to a park so you can order and take your food across the street and sit in the shade and enjoy the views.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2015
Windwalker1938
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Colorado
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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I'm still giving Ks a solid three stars. The sloth-like slow-moving service continues and I don't expect it to change any time soon. Today the burgers tasted better than I remember. This time I got a cheeseburger with everything on it. Yummy greasy deliciousness. If you're visiting, this is the place to check out on a sunny day.

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Thank MomOfBoysOhMy
Fort Collins, Colorado
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Maybe it was because I was so hungry after hiking Mt. Princeton or maybe the cheeseburger was just that good. The 'restaurant' itself is small (takeout) but grab a picnic table at the park just behind for some great outdoor ambiance. They have a very unique way of calling out your order - they give you a celebrity name and... More 

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Thank 213Beaker
Denver, CO.
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Always a family favorite, K' Old Fashion Burgers and Ice cream! Even in early November we have to stop by K's for lunch and ice cream, the burgers are great and the desert is always welcome! Family owned and operated K's has been in business for 60 years, stop by and enjoy!

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Thank uncoD
Florence
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We went here several times while we were in Buena Vista. Each time the folks were very friendly and the burgers were great and so was the ice cream. Give them a try!

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Thank dalealan
Colorado
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

A rather typical ice cream shop, similar to a DQ. Right next to a park so you can order and take your food across the street and sit in the shade and enjoy the views.

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Thank Windwalker1938
Black Hawk, Colorado
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

This pace is horrible! Don't know what they are serving as ice cream but our whole family got sick here.

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Denver, Colorado
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128 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by this place for a few burgers and some ice cream. The hamburger were fresh and flavorful, they were also served quickly even though they were extremely busy. The park and picnic tables next to this establishment made our day, while making the ice cream taste sweeter.

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Thank Cozmo1968
Alabaster, Alabama
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77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

When we saw the line to get a burger and fries we figured this place must be something good. We patiently waited in line and found our burgers were pretty much just an average burger and fries. They must be a bit of an institution in Buena Vista as it's very popular. The malts and ice cream were worth the... More 

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Thank AutieGirl
Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

I always try to stop at this place to grab a burger or ice cream when I drive thru BV. But sometimes I have to pass because the line is too long :)

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Thank swadmin
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Don't miss this stop in BV for an ice cream treat. They will give you a great float or shake and a star name to come pick it up. Go over to the park next door to sit on a beach and enjoy the small town atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 223 us highway 24, Buena Vista, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: 7193958695

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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