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White Buffalo Bar

) #2 of 8 Restaurants in Marathon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
102 NW 1st Street, Marathon, TX
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Southwestern, Bar
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102 NW 1st Street, Marathon, TX
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Reviews (131)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very small bar...but nicely decorated with Western decor... staff is friendly and attentive...Drinks...especially the margaritas are great!

Thank cooker72
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our food was wonderful, exceptional for a bar, would eat there again in a heartbeat! Steak and salads were top notch.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great little bar with great atmosphere. Enjoyed having a cocktail before dinner at the Gage Hotel Restaurant.

Thank Cindy56003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good service, great margaritas and many beers to choose from. Plus, a very handsome white buffalo to welcome all!

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We ate from the bar menu. They do not serve food until 6P. I had the oyster tacos which were quite good and my husband enjoyed the buffalo burger. Service was very good. A great alternative for eating when wanting a lighter evening meal.

Thank lucy19902015
Reviewed 7 May 2017

its part of the gage hotel as just about everything in marathon is, but they do a separate bar menu and have full bar. excellent staff.

Thank jfp01
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We stayed at the Gage Hotel in April and came here for dinner on 2 nights because we didn't feel like shelling out $50 on a main at the 12 Gage Restaurant. The bar atmosphere with a fireplace and buffalo head was cozy, quirky, and...More

Thank pingaroo
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Bartender was attentive and knowledgeable. We opted to order some food in the bar instead of waiting for a table in the 12 Gage. The service was prompt and we enjoyed our dinner in this intimate setting.

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Small bar at the Gage Hotel. Texas martini with jalapeño juice quite tasty. Fun to have drinks before dinner at 12 Gage

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Out of our six nights in and around Big Bend, my favorite evening was spent at the White Buffalo Bar, drinking Prickly Pear Margaritas and eating the deer chili. It's small but cosy and inviting with friendly, laid-back service. Fun people watching during Spring Break;...More

Thank Topshelf210b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 NW 1st Street, Marathon, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marathon
At the Gage Hotel
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