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Buffalo Restaurant & Ice Cream

1180 W Lake Cook Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1979
+1 847-808-1120
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible16%
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“ice cream” (35 reviews)
“soups” (10 reviews)
“sundae” (6 reviews)
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1180 W Lake Cook Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1979
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was hungry, so I did not really care that the restaurant advertised with being under new management. Usually this would have put me off and unfortunately I was reminded of why. The soup was great, but the main left me incredibly disappointed. Bland would...More

Thank VisaCollector
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to Buffalo's since they opened about 25 years ago. (Wow.....are we that old ???) It has always been an excellent choice because everyone in the group can find something to eat -- even our vegetarian daughter. Most selections come with a...More

Thank tennisplayer823
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We usually eat here once a month. It seems this time they havd many new faces. Our waitress seemed to disappear after taking our order. She brought our soups. I had cream of potato with bigger pieces of potato but it was good. My daughter...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there tonight after a long day. The food was pretty good. The reason I'm giving it 4 stars is because the service was great! We ordered standard foods (my daughter nachos and myself a stuffed tomato). The portions are very large and...More

Thank nathansgirl21
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Waitress must have come from another planet, had no clue what the specials were, or included, so I decided to have the Ruben, and said no sour kraut, she said it doesn't come with it, I said just no sour kraut, but I like extra...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The old owner is back and WOW....everything is just like it used to be. We had the best dinner there last night! The entire restaurant is different now. The place is immaculate, the staff, warm and welcoming and the food...YUM!!! It's wonderful to have this...More

1  Thank jillibeanWork
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Have been here many times before but not recently. Went with my husband and adult daughter and everything that we ordered from the menu they did not have. They are known for their matzoh ball soup, didn't have it. I asked for a tuna melt,...More

Thank Jillylady
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This used to be our favorite family restaurant until the new management came in a few years ago. It's actually been quite some time since we've been here because we found a new, better restaurant. The service quality went down as well as the food....More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place for breakfest lunch or dinner great ice cream and yummy hot fudge. Large menu daily soups.You can anything from burgers to steaks. Daily specials include soup or salad plus drinks and dessert. Try it u will like it

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I ordered corned beef & cabbage. It was served, luke-warm, at best & was sent back. It was returned, hot, with the large cabbage portion, masking four small potatoes, three, three-inch carrot strips & four extremely thinly sliced, four-inch strips of beef. The price of,...More

Thank gordonspeake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 W Lake Cook Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1979
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Buffalo Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 847-808-1120
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