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Buckhorn Exchange

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#118 of 2,621 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$41 - $80
CUISINES
American
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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GREAT BEGINNINGS (APPETIZERS)‎
10.50
Fried Artichoke Hearts
Lightly coated with seasoned bread crumbs. Served with red chile hollandaise.
12.75
Fried Alligator Tail
Center cut tail with seafood cocktail sauce.
Whole order 12.50
Half order 8.00
Rocky Mountain Oysters
With horseradish dippin' sauce.
10.50
Smoked Buffalo Sausage
With red chile polenta and spicy wild game mustard.
12.75
Grilled Duck Breast
Rubbed with lavender and pepper and served with a raspberry, red zinfandel sauce.
12.25
Sirloin Game Tips
Choice cuts from our beef, buffalo and elk sautéed with fresh mushrooms in a different sauce each day.
11.75
Chilled Smoked Salmon
Served with a caper and onion seasoned cream cheese and sourdough toast.
COFFEE‎
3.25
Espresso
3.50
Cappucino
3.75
Latte
DESSERTS‎
8.50
Double Chocolate
Rocky road brownie
8.50
Cheesecake
6.50
Haagen Dazs
Ice cream or sorbet
8.50
With cinnamon rum sauce +0.50
A la mode +1.00
Hot Dutch Apple Pie
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband is a very adventurous eater, but I am not. However, he talked me into going here to try some of the big-game meats we can’t find anywhere else. We started with appetizers of rattlesnake queso dip and “Rocky Mountain oysters”. The rattlesnake was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 390lorig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really old joint ( Liquor License #1) - Great food, duck, elk, bison, Beef are all good, Decor is that of an old hunt club - trophy heads all over, and a number of antique firearms on display, comfy, friendly atmosphere. Service is excellent. [...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank statsman007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a history buff I loved this place, as a fine dining experience I was a sadly disappointed. Let’s start with my waitress. A cross between Flo and the grandmother from Psycho. At least the Grandmother from Psycho showered. At first we actually thought she...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank strongphoto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was told when ever in Denver we had to eat at the Buckhorn. Well... we did and I hate to give a so so review but it was not as good as I was expecting. First we showed up without a reservation (did not...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 344LisaJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve taken out of towners here for 15 years but likely no more. Food was great as always but our wait staff, especially our waitress was just rude , pushy and their attitude could not have been worse. Maybe don’t go in a group large...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank teddb2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is right off the Light Rail so we decided to try it. Bring BAGS of MONEY! It is very expensive. Does feature lots of wild animal steaks and chops plus rattlesnake appetizer. Nicely done taxidermy on the walls. Might take out of town visitors...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank tastingexpert
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go here base on Trip Advisor reviews and the history of the place. So very glad a did. The menu has many different types of wild game along with the usual beef and pork. We shared a prime rib dinner for two that...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank davcar1980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the dining experience from beginning to end. We didn't have reservations, so we got our name on the list and headed upstairs to the bar. The drink menu was great and appetizers were excellent. We had buffalo, elk and steak in a rich...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Ginger G
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

We were really not expecting too much just thought it would be a unique experience, but the wait staff, the hostess and host, and the food were all outstanding we really enjoyed this evening. Thank you!

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank donnacolb
Reviewed June 4, 2019

We were visiting our daughter and son-in-law and they wanted to treat us. This was as disappointed as I can remember with a restaurant . The service was fine but the food mediocre and not worth the price.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Bill W
March 24, 2019|
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Response from es3352015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall, but if your main concern is french fries, go to MacDonald's.
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Yes there was an option for that!!
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
Casual - This is a Colorado local restaurant and when you enter it gives you that mountain feeling. It is what you would expect 100 years ago to enter a lowly lit, place with lots of wall mounts and home style seating. There... More
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