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Buzzard Bar

190 Top of the Rock Road, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739
+1 800-225-6343
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (30 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
“cornbread” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
190 Top of the Rock Road, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Advertise the Singing Cowboy every night. So glad we gave it a try! Clay was FANTASTIC!! Great music and so naturally funny and witty!! Truly, I haven't laughed this much in years!! Wish I lived closer!

Thank Jackie4951
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pretty setting but just average on the food and drinks. Prices seem to be average also. Would try another place next time.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service, the view, the food always very good. The smoked prime rib is great. Hamburgers are very well prepared. We always go back.

Thank cetobler
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best part of the bar is the entertainment. Clay is a Singing Comic Cowboy. Laughed so hard my stomach hurt. Great Pizza and great staff.

Thank peg1953
Reviewed 1 week ago

See my review of Devil's Pool. All I will say is don't waste money on the prime rib. I've ahd better at a hospital cafeteria.

Thank morrisonbrain70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went expecting OK food and entertainment and left being very impressed by both. The sliders ( prime rib, fried chicken and pulled pork were all flavorful and fresh. The sweet potato chips were also delicious. Our server was friendly and attentive. The singer/guitar player/comedienne...More

Thank blamselin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found Buzzard Bar four years ago when we stayed at Big Cedar and have talked about it ever since - specifically the fantastic entertainment provided by Clay Self. He is one guitar pickin' fool! Great music, knows tons of country songs with a sense...More

Thank Vickie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always love coming here. Beer is always ice cold. Food is pretty good and consistent. Clay always puts on a good show.

Thank murpr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late evening dinner here once during our stay. We had some drinks and enjoyed listening to Clay Self. The cornbread appetizer is a must! The service was good. The atmosphere is awesome. The view anywhere on Big Cedar property is outstanding.

Thank Chad H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buzzard Bar is a blast! We love going down to have some nachos and a drink while we sing along with the best show in Branson! Mr. Clay Self! We love taking friends to a fun night at the Buzzard!

Thank Marcus H
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Linda M
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Response from Monica J | Reviewed this property |
During the day there is not, I am not sure at night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Top of the Rock Road, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ridgedale
  • Phone Number: +1 800-225-6343
  • E-mail
Just downstairs from Devil's Pool, you'll find a warm welcome at Buzzard Bar. There's comfortable seating indoors amid antique appointments and the usual collection of stuffed, furred and feathered friends, or you may choose an outdoor setting on our patio or overlooking the pool.

Every evening, we'll feature local entertainers including our very own Singin’ Cowboy playing and singing all your favorites.

Buzzard Bar is a non-smoking establishment.
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