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The Buffalo Rose

$$ - $$$American, ,
1119 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1142
+1 303-278-6800
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1119 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1142
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am doing a tour of the US for the oldest bar in each State. I ws disappointed as this place is under renovation. the business next door said it would be open in Dec. I would verify if it is open before you make...More

Thank hrcalso
Reviewed December 23, 2017

We were here on a clear warm November day with the sun shining and lots of people walking around. We had at least 3 conversations with strangers.

Thank Jack S
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here while in Golden, and unexpectedly had a great lunch! This spot sits on the original city hall of the original capital of Colorado. The history is great for a history nerd like me! The food was great, and the bartender was outgoing...More

Thank Lovey13
Reviewed October 15, 2017

The Rose has changed owners since I last visited and things are definitely going the wrong way. The service staff was friendly and efficient - let's not blame them. Prices have risen maybe 30% or so and the quality has suffered too. We dropped in...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Buffalo Rose has a great atmosphere! The old west memorabilia and tasty food make this a great stop for a stroll down the Main Street of town or a Friday stop after work. It is not far from the Coors Brewery. The majestic bronze buffalo...More

Thank SherryLibrarian
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We ate here twice. We were on a 10-day road trip through Colorado, starting and ending in a Golden, and as many of you may understand it gets difficult eating out all the time while on vacation. Sometimes, you just want a good salad and/or...More

Thank DeWitt66
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a beer and a bite to eat while in Golden. The character of the saloon is what attracted us and the place was worth it. Our bartender was friendly and full of information and recommendations about the local area. The sliders...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Visiting from Florida and looking for a nice outdoor place to eat on a Friday night in Golden. Lucked into seating after standing a while listening to the band. Great vibes, friendly patrons. Three of us had some beers and food. I think Rachel was...More

Thank FoxVigil
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a light lunch before heading to the Coors Brewery tour. The food was good, not too expensive and was really fast. It is only a two block walk to the brewery.

Thank Corteney A
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Honestly this place is kind of a dump. But it is a fun kind of dump. They have wrestling, actual WWE style wrestling, live music, etc. As long as you know what you are getting and ok with it, this place can be a lot...More

Thank dbackmr
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Robert B
June 14, 2018|
Response from Jack S | Reviewed this property |
Months from now. Hopefully before fall.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1142
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-278-6800
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