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Poor Richard's

2233 East Lincolnway, Corner of lincolnway & converse, Cheyenne, WY 82001
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Ranked #15 of 158 restaurants in Cheyenne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Family run and operated restaurant for 34 years -
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100 reviews from our community

78% Recommend
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This establishment sounded like a good stop for dinner based on other reviews. My groups personal experience was pathetic to say the least. The service was non existent and was higher priced than it was worth. On a happy note, I now know to not try here again.

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New York City, New York
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had lunch at Poor Richard’s and loved it. Great food, lovely ambiance, excellent service (impressive wine list too!). All in all, an excellent restaurant – highly recommended!

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Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The salad I ordered was excellent and we were very please with our waiter, he seemed to be right there with our every need. Everyone was very happy with their meal and the great prices were a bonus. We will return when in Cheyene

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Jackson, Wyoming
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by local friends. We could instantly see why it has such a loyal local following. The steaks and trout were cooked perfectly. The bar man is a real pro. We had a too-new waiter, who meant well, but who did not know the menu, etc. We spoke one quiet word to the bar tender... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Very comfortable & good food and service. I wanted something different, something off the beaten path. They delivered.

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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56 reviews 56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

This is a place we have been for lunch maybe three times. I cannot really talk about dinner but the lunch first time was great bringing us back again and it was good now it is fair. The menu is narrow , the service although attentive was disorganized , the food was only average to mediocre. Hopefully this was an... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We were looking for a decent place to eat after visiting Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo and were pleasantly surprised to find Poor Richard's. Not many restaurants can prepare steak AND lamb really well, but this elegant and reasonably priced restaurant does that and so much more. Had to go back and try their brisket, slaw and bbq brown lentils. So... More

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This is a favorite spot for Friday night drinks and dinner. It did not disappoint!! My husband had the blackened ribeye salad and I had the chicken Dijon... Both were delicious and I would recommend. Our waiter was great he never missed a beat. kept the drinks coming and the food flowing it was a delightful evening!

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I'm spending the week in Cheyenne and Casper on business, and my colleagues' and my last two dinners have been at Poor Richard's. That should tell you something right off the bat: I won't go back to a place that's less than excellent. Life is too short. This is definitely a steakhouse, although Tuesday night one of my colleagues had... More

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Jackson, Wyoming
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Steaks were good quality and service was excellent. Total cost incl tip approx $140 for 2 8 oz filets , 1ribeye ,3 salads and 3 glasses of wine -- not a big city mortons, Capitol grill ,... But very nice local steakhouse. Friendly and attentive service throughout.

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