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The Hitching Post II

406 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9603
+1 805-688-0676
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
406 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9603
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't mind paying a lot for a meal if you get enough food for the price. The food was good (not fabulous) but the portions didn't match the price. At a steak house (this was not a fancy restaurant where you get a tiny...More

Thank Beaner58
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the best steaks I've ever had. I ordered a combination plate with shrimp and filet mignon that came with a baked potato, salad and shrimp cocktail. We also ordered a grilled artichoke appetizer unique and wonderful. They have an excellent wine and cocktail...More

Thank ladyjanestyles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us decided a good steak was in order our first night in neighboring Solvang (I'd made reservations anticipating that choice). Our table was ready promptly and we quickly made our selections: Sister and her hubby went for the New York steak with onion...More

Thank OregonJohn97338
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Starting with a friendly welcome by Chandra, then excellent and friendly service by the Oscar/Victor/Darren team, our food prepared by the pit crew exactly the way we want and enjoy it and ending with the nice farewell from Chandra, it was another excellent visit to...More

Thank Jbhes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my wife's and my favorite place to eat in Buellton. We have many fond memories of years visiting this place, often staying overnight from the LA area just to go for dinner there. I have reviewed this place in the past and given...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was at HP II twice in two days. The first time was for dinner, steaks all around (5 of us). I had a NY med-rare. It was properly cooked, a little fattier than I'd like, but ok. Apps and sides were good. If that...More

Thank wine_lover714
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town to check out the wineries Memorial Day weekend and made reservations for Saturday night via Open Table (other folks had to wait almost an hour for a table!) After driving for 4 hours I'm glad I was able to eat here...More

1  Thank Jeorge T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No perhaps, it is. We had heard about this one for several days, from many differing sources. While the menu has all the usual steak house offerings, their burger was the stand out this night. Somehow while on vacation and constantly eating, 7:30 PM snuck...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couldn't wait to visit after seeing the movie Sideways 11 years ago. The steaks are sourced from the best beef areas in the US, they are HUGE and cooked over an open red oak fire. Smokey and melt in your mouth. Soup, salad and pickle...More

Thank Adventurer27_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most tender, flavorful, perfectly grilled PORK CHOP I have ever had, hands down! (and I live in the Napa Valley which is home to many fine restaurants)

Thank StephanieGraham104
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 406 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-0676
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