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Buff Restaurant

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2600 Canyon Blvd, Boulder, CO 80302-6706
+1 303-442-9150
06:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 14:00
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The Big "D"
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rode our motorcycles to Boulder to visit our friend and he took us to breakfast in the Buff! It was so good I got the tee shirt that says just that, "Eat in the Buff"! I had the Ole and it was awesomely good and the wait staff is friendly and the food came fast. I will definitely "eat in... More 

Thank chrisajr
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Ole which was perfect! The staff is friendly and attentive! The coffee drinks are really good. The place gets crowded so arrive early if you can.

Thank SandraGT2015
Amsterdam, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On accident, happened in to this place for breakfast. Had a short wait, but turned out to be well worth it. Order the Matterhorn homestead skillet and my son ordered the Heartland skillet. This was THE best breakfast I have ever eaten and the homemade toast and $.99 mimosas were just the icing on the cake. YUM

Thank mariakG9775PW
Boulder, Colorado
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One more (and my last) terrible experience at the Buff. I have never figured out why the long lines. Visited today with out of state friends and had the worst and most overpriced cheese omelette ever. How can you screw up a cheese omelette you ask? For starters, you add very little cheese and then cook until flat and so... More 

Thank asanders329
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83 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here with our family the day after Thanksgiving and was quite the treat. The corn beef hash was amazing as well as the Rustic Benedict. The restaurant was really busy and although they did forget my order and did not receive for a while after everyone else I would still give it an excellent rating. Patience is a... More 

Thank bugmanDallas
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87 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Despite the wait we were seated fairly quickly. Friendly hosts. Nice server. Cool decor. Yet, the food was not what we had hoped to enjoy based on other more positive reviews. Omelette sitting in water, veggies undercooked, not much cheese at all in omelette that was supposed to have it, potatoes with sort of an odd flavor, orange juice didn't... More 

Thank Greenspringer
Paxton, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Definitely worth the wait for Brunch. There are great coffee and cocktail drinks you can get while you wait. Once at the table choosing which benedict or dish will be hard. I went for the Baja Benny to get more vegetables and it was so good! I definitely want to return! Recommendation for drink is the dirty hippie which is... More 

Thank Cadbury2012
Ladera Ranch, California
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288 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

arrived mid day in boulder on a sunday and knew it would be crowded. it was. the brunch menu is great. the sandwiches and salads are awesome. good service and reasonable prices

Thank Kathleen S
Loveland, Colorado
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266 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

An easy 5 to give here. Great breakfast all items. Great gluten free pancakes. Great potatoes. Worth the wait. I would go again in a flash. Also, 99 cents morning drinks - Bloody Mary, mimosa, screwdriver. Only complaint is flimsy silverware. Maybe the students come there and take them, just doesn't make sense to have a bendable fork.

Thank GormandizerAnnapolis
Singapore River, Singapore
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant is worth the wait on a weekend morning. The service is very good and the food is delicious.

Thank CaFam1994

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Canyon Blvd, Boulder, CO 80302-6706
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-442-9150

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