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The Virginian Restaurant

10 N Main St, Occidental Hotel, Buffalo, WY 82834-1815
+1 307-684-5976
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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10 N Main St, Occidental Hotel, Buffalo, WY 82834-1815
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in Jackson Hole for 2 nights and decided to try this place out for breakfast. We could tell that it was a hangout for locals because several older men were sitting around a table, eating & drinking coffee. So glad we stopped by....More

Thank dln66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Virginian Restaurant is a great choice for a romantic dinner in a historic atmosphere. The menu is somewhat limited and more expensive than often found in the area but our meals were excellent as was the service. The wine list has a nice variety...More

Thank SDCooks
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The Virginian isn't typically a restaurant that I would eat at but I ended up there and was hungry so I gave it a shot. It was pricier than I anticipated for a late dinner but the food was very good and the service was...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love this restaurant. During the off season, it is quiet, romantic and the food is very good. The prime rib special that we had was paired with a very nice red Pinot noir! We are beef people and choosey about our steaks, etc so...More

Thank madean77
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The service was excellent the food was good. The prices were as expected for the venue of historic fine dinning

Thank Billy H
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Dinner at the historic Virginian is a must for travelers through Buffalo. Always a great experience, my most recent visit was for a friend's 70th birthday party. EVERYTHING was perfect. Quiet but energetic, the service and food were spectacular. Honestly, I'm from New England, and...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has great atmosphere. It has fun window nooks for couples looking for a quiet meal and has some semi-private rooms, all beautiful and tastefully decorated. Our food was absolutely delicious. Very high quality food and prices that matched what we received. Service was...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve lived and traveled all over the world and this restaurant is one of the finest I’ve ever dined in. The food is fabulous. The service is impeccable. We make a point to plan trips to Buffalo just to dine at The Virginian. Set in...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Buffalo for the night while working in the area. Went to dinner in the Virginian restaurant. This is in the same building as the Occidental saloon that serves food but the Virginian is more formal with a more upscale menu. It was a...More

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Ate at the Virginian while staying at the Occidental Hotel. I had a Filet Mignon while my wife had Salmon. Both were excellent as was the coffee. Cocktails before dinner were large enough to make ordering a second unnecessary. We recommend this establishment highly.

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Response from DrPsychorat | Reviewed this property |
No. But you may have a long wait. My wife and I have been there several times and always have a reservation. I would recommend having one. Jim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 N Main St, Occidental Hotel, Buffalo, WY 82834-1815
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 307-684-5976
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