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) #15 of 58 Restaurants in Emporia $$ - $$$ American, ,
2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
+1 620-342-1223
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“baked potato” (2 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very large sports bar, conveniently located near the Kansas Turnpike and I-35. Burgers are large and delicious!

Thank TeddyDean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bruffs was a great meal and the service was great. The service was fast and friendly. The food was great and it was a good portion size.

Thank bsechristj
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This was a mainstay of Emporia which has sadly tarnished over the years. The service quality varies wildly and the food prices climb while quality slides. There are no good mechanisms for getting sides that aren't underfried potatoes and the many screens of sports rarely...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

13.00 for a frozen chicken fried steak instant potatoes and instant grave. And 13.00 for a burger with a bun that was soaked with grease and a basket full of grease

Thank terrywB6253FF
Reviewed 8 March 2017

walked over to bruff's after long drive on a saturday night , crowded but got a seat right away, Hailey our server was great , got wings great , steak sandwich and chicken wrap both very good . stayed and had drinks , place is...More

Thank bill s
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food is ok just a little overpriced for what you get. If you don't mind starting price of over $15 then maybe you won't mind these. Most of the Steaks were over $25.

Thank Willard F
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I was in Emporia for a few days and stopped into Bruff's because I had eaten there a couple of years ago and really enjoyed their steak. This place has really gone downhill since then! It took a couple of minutes after I walked in...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A little out of the way, but worth a visit if you like good burgers. Don't care for the hirise tables but the staff will seat you at booths or standard tables if you ask. Not a top ten of KS but a good mom...More

Thank 1kscouple
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Our experience at Bruff's was merely average. I took seven family members there for dinner and it was just "OK". Burgers were probably better than the salads, but do not put the bar very high as this is just pub grub. They did go out...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Don't go by the menu attached here. Prices have gone up and selection has changed. Steaks were nothing more than average. Typical sports bar - noisy and visual overkill. I will give them a thumbs up for an excellent mahi mahi filet and generous wine...More

Thank Giraffiegirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: +1 620-342-1223
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