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Buffalo Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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218 4th Ave W, Twin Falls, ID 83301-6024
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Twin Falls, Idaho
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Breakfast is delicious!!! Took my son and his girlfriend there when the visited from Arizona and they loved it.

1 Thank idagrl73
Burley, Idaho
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived to a line outside the cafe. FYI, just wait at the end of the line because restaurant does not take down names to fill the next available table. It was a short 10-15 minute wait for a table. We immediately had our beverages and waitress promptly took our order. The homemade biscuit was the best I have ever... More 

1 Thank Barbaradee1959
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love everything about this place. The food is amazing and the service is too. Love the toast and jam but my favorite is the Buffalo Chips. 1/2 order is plenty. Get there before 10:00 am

Thank Lisa H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We followed the great reviews to Buffalo Cafe and weren't disappointed. The steak and eggs were awesome! Definitely order the biscuit, it is huge and delicious especially with the homemade (strawberry) jam. The friendly and lively staff will leave you feeling appreciated. Oh ya, thanks for the steak knife..wink wink.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place I've ever eaten. Haven't found anything that compares since I found this gem. Homemade food. Everything homemade from fried potatoes to English muffins and jam. Super friendly service. Exceptionally reasonable prices. Better than my mother made.

1 Thank Ruth H
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grabbed breakfast here before hitting the highway coming and going between Oregon/California and back East someplace, on vacation. I was blown away by the exceptional customer service and fresh made food and pastries. Biscuits and gravy were by far best I have ever had on a road trip or even at Grandma's house back home. The locals know it... More 

1 Thank Steve B
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

If you like an awesome breakfast in a kind of local campy place you will love this. Every breakfast I've had is amazing. Please order toast with the homemade jams, you can't go wrong.

1 Thank Lcollins70
Twin Falls, Idaho
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Just like it was when you were growing up. Large portions with great tasting meals. Good for whole family. Only serve breakfast and noon luncheons.

1 Thank rcrad
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Worth the wait and short drive from the freeway. Lots of locals there on Labor Day. Delicious biscuits and jam. Waited a bit for fresh gravy. Totally worth it. Fabulous kids menu. Kind staff. Awesome!

2 Thank Laura B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Great service! great food! Go early or expect a wait! If you decide to become a regular the waitresses will remember you, you aren't just another ticket.

1 Thank Boudewyn d

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 4th Ave W, Twin Falls, ID 83301-6024
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Twin Falls
  • Phone Number: 208-734-0271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?