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A. J. Spurs

350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
+1 805-686-1655
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“stew” (27 reviews)
“black beans” (20 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the busiest night so we got at table right away and a lot of attention from server, that was friendly and helpful due is was our first time, we order steak and ribs both comes w. salad, rice and bread all really tasteful, steak...More

Thank Lone5792
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A local recommended this restaurant and we were glad we came! We walked into to a quirky western themed restaurant with stuffed bison, Bears and fun cowboy paraphernalia hanging all over. The service was great and then they brought out the food. There was tons...More

Thank Californiamama145
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seated quickly and then a pot of beef stew, a dish of black beans, and a side of salsa where kinda tossed onto my table. Hey...I'm from Jersey...so Buellton is new to me. The menu is basically a newspaper but I soon found what I...More

Thank DianeXit98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here twice before and the food is always very good. At first you think it's a bit "pricey" but it includes a "Pot" of very good, thick stew of some kind for every one at the table including some sauces and "add on's"...More

Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We visit AJ Spurs for dinner every time we travel to Buellton. The restaurant is decor is farm like with many interesting animals hanging around. The staff is friendly and efficient. The food is excellent in my opinion, I always get Cajun fish and the...More

Thank m6007
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This restaurant located 3.0 miles from Solvang in the town of Buellton, reasonable prices with large menu, and excellent service , as you sit down they bring a large bowl of of vegetable soup to share complimentary, I have the filet mignon medium it was...More

1  Thank Roger A
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

First the sights- restaurant is huge with tables & booths with western decor with some of the largest animals I have ever seen - not for small children who might have nightmares after seeing Bambi on the wall. We enjoyed the decor and learning about...More

Thank mauidawne
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My husband and I enjoyed delicious dinners of pork chop and calamari steaks with all the many sides topped off by root beer floats. Everyone seated near us were speaking glowing comments on the delicious food, whether they had a steak, ribs, pork chop, chicken...More

Thank JudyBellflower
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This lace itself is a museum the artefacts are exceptional with so much to see it's hard to make a choice from the menu. Everyone gets a saucepan of stew with black beans and chilli mix which is without doubt the best simple food I...More

Thank stevejA5316ZV
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Laid back, cowboy type of joint. Nice staff, good food. Rustic, saloon decor. On route 246. Was a good stop along the way. John, the bartender is well versed on the ins and outs of Santa Ynez area and was quite hlpful. Good beef dishes.

Thank Steve M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-686-1655
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