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Buckhorn Exchange

1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
+1 303-534-9505
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“wild game” (58 reviews)
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1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Someone recommended this place to us and to be honest when I first saw the building I was wondering if that someoner was a friend or not. To my surprise once i got through the front door I was amazed at how pleasant and friendly...More

Thank Edward U
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience was great from the moment we walked in the door. Our host directed us upstairs to the bar area where our bartender took great care of us. He even invited us behind the bar for some photos. We eat downstairs and the decor...More

Thank Verne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must when in Denver, but only for history and atmosphere! It's a cool place- not for any one who doesn't appreciate taxidermy. The bar and sitting area upstairs are what I think attract locals. The food on the menu sounded better than it was....More

Thank Jerae W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Menu is exotic, all kinds of meats. Snake, alligator, frogs, you name it. I had a bison burger. Pretty good but more gamey than beef. We had a appetizer with a lot of variety it was enjoyed by all. Not my favorite place but interesting...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sought this place out due to its history in Denver and the selection of food. We ordered the Rattle snake dip, Alligator tail, and Rocky Mountain Oysters. All of which was delicious, and reasonably priced. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location was...More

Thank Brittany L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

staff are great....we had a splendid meal there.....its history is unique....the taxidermy is also pretty wild (no pun intended).....not really for kids or vegetarians......we were offered all manner of cooked animals....including rattlesnake........if you can sit downstairs.....there are lots more animals looking at you as you...More

Thank BobClifford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best trip to try something new and different. Best staff, great food, lovely atmosphere. Highly recommend. I would definitely come back.

Thank Shannon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great display of birds and animals, unique., should get reservations, very old and historic. Ok parking.

Thank casacontenta2
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This restaurant has tons of historical value and is unique. If you are big on eating game meat this is the place to be, however, there aren't many other choices for someone who doesn't like game meat. The only fish option is salmon. The prices...More

Thank C V
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This was a delightful dining experience. The steak was good. My husband had the elk and bison combo which he liked. The atmosphere was old West, with numerous animal heads mounted on the walls. The bartender entertained us with stories and jokes. I passed on...More

Thank karen s
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13 August 2017|
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
Casual - This is a Colorado local restaurant and when you enter it gives you that mountain feeling. It is what you would expect 100 years ago to enter a lowly lit, place with lots of wall mounts and home style seating. There... More
Ann M
6 March 2015|
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Response from Luvzog | Reviewed this property |
Yes - Just Eat a Wonderful Steak - Period...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-534-9505
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