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Ruby's Inn Cowboy's Buffet and Steak Room

1000 S State Hwy 63, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84764-8001
+1 435-834-5341
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good30%
  • Average35%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
“Extensive choices, decent food.”
6 days ago
“Convenient Dining”
Open Now
6:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1000 S State Hwy 63, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84764-8001
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Reviewed August 14, 2015

This is restaurant worth missing. Cafeteria food at best. Large portions is all this place has going for it. Service was slow which made it all the more painful. A real tourist trap. Avoid if you can.

Thank GoUtes2014
Reviewed August 14, 2015

This very large restaurant is known for its extensive buffet, however, there is also a menu to choose from. This evening the buffet had pan-seared salmon, short ribs, chicken, along with mashed potatoes, rice, and veggies. The salad bar was fresh and the desserts of...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed August 13, 2015

So this is a bit of a biased review because I think that 95% of the people who eat here have the buffet. My friends and I did not. Be forewarned that if you're not getting the buffet, the menu is somewhat limited. I'm vegetarian,...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Great!!! Desserts are a must! Apple pie warm an delicious!! A olace to go if you are visiting Bryce Canyon! People was nice and very good service!

Thank Salvatore S
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Had the unlimited salad bar, but many & varied entrees are available. The gift shop is varied and extensive. Items range from rocks to rugs, postcards to pottery. The clientele are international.

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

I know I shouldn't expect gourmet from a buffet. However. Edible should be attainable. Anyways. We approached with low expectations and we should've aimed lower. Just bland no flavor roast. Rubbery pork chop. I think. Some potatoes and cheese mush thing. And the salad bar...More

Thank welbee66
Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

We ate here after visiting Bryce Canyon and we're not impressed. Yes it is PACKED, which is to be expected but our waitress was unfriendly. We waited 15 minutes before even being greeted so we just helped ourselves to the Buffett, after FINALLY getting our...More

1  Thank MelaRayne
Reviewed August 9, 2015

Service was slow unless you are doing the buffet ;-) Mostly staffed with foreign nationals that seemed to be just following orders - couldn't really connect with the customer. Food order was correct, and quality matched value.

Thank jrzj42
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Lots of selection, very friendly waiters, food was excellent. I was skeptical but this place really did a nice job. The buffet was fresh and clean and all of food was constantly replenished. No long lines to wait in even though they were really busy....More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed August 5, 2015

We ordered from the menu rather than doing the buffet. We had lobster which was quite satisfactory .Great value.

Thank travelingal2468
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February 22, 2017|
Response from Rubys-Restaurant | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! We currently don't take any reservations, but seat people as they arrive. Our friendly and efficient wait staff ensures that the wait time is never too long!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 S State Hwy 63, Bryce Canyon National Park, UT 84764-8001
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Bryce Canyon National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 435-834-5341
Welcome to Cowboy's Buffet & Steak Room, an old western eatery located inside the historic Ruby's Inn! We take pride in offering the finest steak, ribs, chicken, and seafood in the area, and our seasonal buffet is a smorgasbord of delicious hot and cold entrees, vegetables, hors d'oeuvres, and more. There's sure to be something for everyone at Ruby's Inn Cowboy's Buffet & Steak Room! We have a full service bar and our menu changes seasonally, so there will always be something new for you to try when you visit us. Whether you're local or just in town for a vacation, make your way to Ruby's Inn Cowboy's Buffet & Steak Room! We're looking forward to serving you.
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