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230 US Highway 24 N, less than mile So of light, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Sep 4, 2013
“It was ok”
Aug 26, 2013
“Good food but not fast food”
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230 US Highway 24 N, less than mile So of light, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
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Reviewed September 4, 2013

Due to gluten intolerance we almost left after perusing the menu. Decided on burger- no bun. Hubby and I both had buffalo burgers. Good flavor well good and a heap of what appeared to be fresh cut fries. It was good, but nothing special. Server...More

Thank w0rkt0travel
Reviewed August 26, 2013

Our family stopped in here for lunch. The people were friendly. This is not a fast food joint. It is a 50's style diner but it is prepared once ordered and it isn't fast. However, that said the food was delicious and the sweet potato...More

Thank TwotimesMommy
Reviewed September 16, 2012

15 Sep 12- Ordered 2, 1/4 lb cheeseburgers to go. String fries come with each. It took over 25 minutes to get this simple order. I should have looked in the takeout bag but I was now in a hurry. Big mistake! The people that...More

Thank dwgath
Reviewed July 4, 2012

The people are nice. The meat quality seemed good. The cooking seemed like a dirty griddle and overcooked. All and all it seemed like a promising addition to our little BV. I wish them good luck.

Thank BuilderDaddy
Reviewed July 4, 2012 via mobile

There were 8 of us looking for lunch and we happened upon RD's on july fourth when the tiny town was hoppin so we split up into two tables. I assume that they were overwhelmed since the service was slow and with no a/c it...More

Thank jcletus
Reviewed June 28, 2012

Great retro place for lunch Well crafted burgers and good "ribbon fries"!

Thank Patti M
Reviewed June 24, 2012

It is hard to find a home-made chicken fried steak in the West anymore. But this fun 50's style diner serves a wonderful, hand breaded, golden brown chicken fried steak with veggies, salad, and a potato. It was less than $10!! The restaurant is cute...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2012

Stopped in for lunch with two kids. Wait staff was very friendly, patient and willing to help out since I was by myself with two young ones. I ordered the burrito, the meat was very good inside and the portion was large. The fruit filed...More

Thank roamin87
Reviewed June 21, 2012

This is a great new diner in Buena Vista serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our grandson loved his grilled cheese served in a container in the shape of an old car. Fun place with outdoor seating as well for the beautiful summer days in BV!

Thank Lmartzke
Reviewed June 20, 2012

What a great place for all ages. Food is excellent great prices. We fed your family of 6 for under $45, wow thats a first, all of us ate like kings. Food is home made and the ribbon fries are a nice change from regular...More

Thank dee H
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  • Address: 230 US Highway 24 N, less than mile So of light, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
Used to be a BBQ place
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