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Travelers' Choice2022
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Second time and everything was outstanding. Food, service, selection, is n of the best for a breakfast place.

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed October 24, 2022

I had eggs Benedict, and the eggs were very properly cooked. But as for the full dish, I've had better. Would try something else on a next visit.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed October 10, 2022 via mobile

Lots of people waiting but wow they turn those tables over! Extremely friendly server (Aton??), super quick service. My omelette came out a tiny bit wrong and he insisted on having it fixed. The mocha latte was ridiculous (sooo gooood)(and also beautiful). The pancakes were...the best I’ve had in a long time. My daughter loved her Benedict. Also… as a Coke addict… excellent fountain Coke.More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed August 8, 2022

The service was great, always had water and tended to our every need. The food is delicious and huge in portions. We had the Saddle Bag pancakes and it was sooo good! Definitely need to stop if you are in the neighborhood!

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed May 1, 2022 via mobile

Fantastic food & service. Definitely a recommended place to eat if nearby. Creative blends of flavors, fair portions, easy parking & access with friendly service.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed April 3, 2022 via mobile

Had a 40 min wait but it was well managed. Had the French toast which was really good. Had an iced latte which was fantastic. Portions were large but took away some leftovers for the next day. Really great service

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed March 26, 2022 via mobile

Excellent brunch on a Saturday. Line looked long but moved quickly. Food was excellent. Service was crisp and pleasant. 99 cent Bloody Mary’s on tap!

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed March 22, 2022

Got seated right away and got a nice booth looking at the fireplace. Food is wonderful, staff were all friendly. Jacob was our waiter. 2 thumbs up for him. Love this place and it was as good as always. Love that it has not changed...but locations all these years.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed March 8, 2022

First visit and we will be back. Service was great. Food was fantastic. All dishes we had were made just right.

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed February 22, 2022 via mobile

Stopped here on a recent Sunday to meet some elderly friends who live in Boulder. Arrived at 9 AM and they were able to get us into a table right away. Unfortunately the table was very large and had seating for six people. Not real...good for our two guests who are elderly and hard of hearing. We asked to be moved to a smaller table that had just been vacated near us. Staff was very accommodating and immediately made the move and got us a table where we could be closer to our guests. All of the staff was excellent and very attentive. They were Johnny on the spot with taking care of things but not in your face. This place is very busy but they handle the crowds well. Everybody enjoyed the food and the Mexican type breakfasts seem to be the winners at our table. Green chili is very tasty and worth getting. Coffees are good and well prepared. Lemon pancakes were good just disappointing there was only two of them for $14. With no sides. Only complaint would be their prices but it is Boulder. Four people for breakfast with black coffee times two, one ice tea, and one latte, was $100 even.More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed January 8, 2022 via mobile

This was our first visit and the food was fantastic. The vibe was nice and we definitely will return. I had the Chicken French Toast. So good. The waitress was so sweet and on top of it!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed October 29, 2021

We had breakfast and both ordered omelets. Portions were good and service was fast. They were attentive with refilling our coffees. It was clear they had a lot of regulars there, and the staff was friendly.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed October 19, 2021

It's a good breakfast place, but nothing that makes it stand out as excellent. Limited outdoor seats. Long lines and I don't understand why. Seems to be a bit hostile with signs about welcoming anti-vaxxers.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed October 4, 2021

Love this place so much. Everyone is always thrilled with their food, the service is great, and even though you’re waiting for your table you can still get a mimosa, Bloody Mary or coffee drink. We’ve only eaten on the patio but it was great....Skillet breakfasts were delicious and the omelette as for great reviews as well.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 27, 2021

We chose this restaurant because of the gluten-free options. Its only open 7am-2pm the chicken and French toast was awesome! A huge piece of chicken and maple syrup to dip the French toast into! Good coffee. Others in our group loved the food and we...would choose this place again!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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BUFF RESTAURANT, Boulder - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews - Tripadvisor

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Yes, Buff Restaurant offers takeout services.

Buff Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4