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All 4 Donnelly Restaurants

Buffalo Gal

319 North Main, (Hwy. 55), Donnelly, ID
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Ranked #1 of 4 Restaurants in Donnelly
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $19
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Buffalo Gal offers a surprising array of choices in the small town of Donnelly: Argentine beef, Thai hors d'oeuvres, and American favorites among others. It is refreshing that four nights of the week locals and tourists can count on good taste and an exciting array of choices. The service is friendly but sometimes slow. The atmosphere is charming and the... More 

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

The ole lady and I was up here on holiday before a wedding for a fella down in boise. We went in ate some food here. It was a little different eating some stuff they call humus but I gotta tell ya partner it was good. I had some Vietnamese dish which wad quite tasty. If you're in the lake... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I'll sum it up with good food and service. We enjoyed the place, we had to wait a few minutes longer than we would at most food restaurants but it was worth the wait.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My second visit to Buffalo Gal and once again the food was outstanding! On this visit I got to meet the owner and Chef Tom Steinberg. This restaurant is certainly worth a visit when you drive to Donnelly, Idaho. The style of his cooking is one of the best I've tasted.

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Boise, Idaho
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We just bought a cabin in Donnelly and decided to try this place. Had a weekend without kids and not only did we eat there Friday night, we went back on Saturday night too! Of course, Donnelly, Idaho isn't a Mecca of fine dining, however, Buffalo Gal rivals restaurants in much larger cities! Such a great find in a beautiful... More 

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Sun City West, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was our first time visiting this area, and we wanted a good place to go eat. Nobody could tell us anything, but I remembered seeing this place when we came into town. Not at all what we expected at all. It was one of the best meals we have had. It had beautiful presentation, lots of flavor, and very... More 

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Boise, Idaho
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A friend had recommended this place and it truly did exceed expectations. Food was delicious, service was fine, coffee, dessert, everything - just wonderful

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Meridian, Idaho
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

After dining out at a different restaurant each night to celebrate no kids for a week, Buffalo Gal was a no brainer. In fact, we almost put it on our list for two of the nights. To sum it all up, we have decided that this establishment is The Best Food a person can get up in the McCall, Donnelly,... More 

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Donnelly, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I hate to eat spaghetti and meatballs out, but I have to here. Delicious! I can honestly say I have eaten everything on the menu and have never been disappointed. I recommend the steamed clams, chana masala, polenta fries. And ANY dessert, with french press.It really is global comfort food.

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Punta Gorda FL
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

On the recommendation of our local host our group of 9 visited Buffalo Gal on Sunday evening. Long story short we were delighted in all respects! The hostess and staff were friendly and efficient but th!e real prize was the food! All of us were ecstatic with our selections! Great experience all around!

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Additional Information about Buffalo Gal

Address: 319 North Main, (Hwy. 55), Donnelly, ID
Phone Number: 208-325-8258
Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Donnelly
Average Prices: USD 5 - 19
Cuisine: International

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