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The Lariat

) #8 of 25 Restaurants in Buena Vista $$ - $$$ American, ,
206 East Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
+1 719-395-9494
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
206 East Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been coming here forever, even before the new owners bought it. I actually love the changes, and the food and service has been great. However, the last two times we have been in, it has been slamming busy and our food was not as...More

Thank bvmtns
Reviewed 6 days ago

Evidently it is recently renovated but the interior had a lot of character and a good mix of a bar/restaurant feel. Kid friendly and saw some folks on dates shooting pool too. Good fare and lost of beer choices. Very centrally located.

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat at the bar waiting for our friends, we got to talking with the owner. She recommended the radish tacos, so delicious! We had drinks and appetizers there that night, we loved it. We decided to make reservations for the following night, for dinner....More

Thank Ro G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere, staff, and drinks are great, but the food is absolutely awful. Velveeta-like cheese on nachos? Come on!! You can do better.

Thank Stacy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food! Good live music!!! We had dinner here after a long day of rafting and zip lining. Super friendly. Totally recommend!

Thank Brigid C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and great service! Stopped in for lunch and everyone very happy with their meals! Even the vegetarian!

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here and some drinks. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Once an old bar has been changed to a very popular place with good seating for groups as well as couples. Even though they were busy we were seated promptly and our...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first visited the Lariat many years ago and the bartender talked me into trying a new beer called a Blue Moon. I will always love the Lariat for that. The outside seating provides a great atmosphere and the food is good. This year they...More

Thank jreb357
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have had lunch at the Lariat a number of times and enjoyed the casual atmosphere and good food each time.

Thank Alf G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food. Great staff. The fried green tomato sandwich was pretty good. My kids got the pork sandwich. Excellent fries.

Thank Tamara W
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August 18, 2016|
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Response from Robbie C | Property representative |
Our bartenders are happy to make cocktails for our customers. If we aren't familiar with a particular cocktail we will look it up and do our best to please
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $18
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 East Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-9494
  • E-mail
The Lariat is a full service restaurant, bar, and music venue. We have a street side patio in front and a large back patio. Open 7 days a week beginning at 11am we serve lunch and dinner and offer an after hours dining menu. There is ample free parking available.
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