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223 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
+1 719-395-8695
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Pierce, Colorado
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fun place to stop for a good burger. When you order you are given a name for your order. The names are musicians, actors, etc. While waiting for order this is a great conversation piece to get to know other people in line. I was Susan Sarandon!

Thank bredbenner55
Peyton, Colorado
Level Contributor
21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Everyone in our family looks forward to an Ice Cream at K's. Walk to the beautiful park right behind it and enjoy your ice cream. They will also make you famous as they call you to pick up your order.

Thank John T
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stopped on a whim. Just driving thru town and there it was. BAM! Old fashioned Ice Cream parlour Americana style. They did not dissapoint. Butterscotch dipped ice cream cone? Really?? OMG. It was awesome. The kids loved it, we loved it. So glad we stopped. And the way they call you for your order. I was Burt Reynolds. Our... More 

Thank Tim V
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The only downfall this place has is that it is closed in the winter and that stinks for those of us that are local! The hamburgers are really tasty and the milkshakes are yum! There is always a crowd, they are very popular!

Thank Janna H
Maui, Hawaii
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436 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Come in and try a 'real' old time burger and shake. The cherry shakes are GOOD. Fast, friendly, efficient service produces great food at reasonable prices.

Thank RE M
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Walk up (not drive up), order burgers, fries and shakes, get food wrapped in wax paper (hamburger) or a cup of fries, eat in the park next door - what could be more American? The single 1/4 burger wasn't much, highly recommend one of the burger specialties. They take credit cards without a fuss and are efficiently friendly even during... More 

Thank CynLu
Hope, Arkansas
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Ordered burgers & fries then headed to the park (across the side street) for a picnic. It was a really good & inexpensive meal. Fries very crisp & tasty; I wouldn't skip them. I might try something different in another trip here but it will be hard. The one thing I would do different is buy a few craft beers... More 

Thank delia1953
Denver, Colorado
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

There aren't that many places in Buena Vista to eat, especially when you are pulling a trailer or driving an RV. It is on the east side as you are coming in from the south of town. There is a Mexican place on the left, but we couldn't get to it. We found a place to park, but then we... More 

Thank Penny D
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We've been coming to Buena Vista (aka BV) for 20+ years and we always have to stop at our favorite burger joint after we climb a 14er (that's a peak 14,000' or higher and Colorado has 52 of them). It's a burger, fries & shake joint, not gourmet burgers, just good old-fashion burgers and better than the fast-food chains. There... More 

Thank Lori G
Durango, Colorado
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great burgers, fries and malts, wrapped in wax paper bags and placed in brown paper sacks. We made a pit stop in Buena Vista and were pleasantly surprised. The service was fairly quick at mid afternoon and we enjoyed our lunch driving down the highway.

Thank mountainsue

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-8695

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