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Buffalo Cafe & Nightly Grill

514 3rd St W, Whitefish, MT 59937-3021
+1 406-862-2833
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
514 3rd St W, Whitefish, MT 59937-3021
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While entering the restaurant saw that it obtained a Health department rating of B. I thought it was an A plus . After asking our waitress her suggesting I ordered a Reuben sandwich , and thought it was one of the best I have ever...More

Thank Burninuptheroads
WhitefishLocalyokal, Owner at Buffalo Cafe & Nightly Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there! This is Alex, one of the owners of the Buffalo Cafe. I just wanted to thank you for the kind review and also pass on the timely news that as of 6/19 our A+ health score was given to us by the inspector...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is the best place to meet and catch up with family and friends. Buffalo Cafe has great service and good hearty foods with a fun atmosphere.

Thank Colleen P
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I were looking for a dinner spot after hiking in Glacier National Park. The Buffalo Café is highly rated, so we decided to give it a go. At 7PM on a Saturday, the wait was 20 minutes. The seating area was very...More

Thank george-holzer
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food is excellent. We had a sourdough patty melt that was wonderful. My wife isn't a sourdough fan, but she really enjoyed her half of the sandwich. We also had one of their burgers which was very tasty and perfectly done. The french fries...More

Thank palevans2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were so lucky to find the best restaurant on our recent visit to Whitefish! Everything we ordered was fresh and delicious! This was lace would be at the top of my favorites while on vacation! Great staff and friendly receptionist!

Thank travel2008_8
Reviewed 4 days ago

Large varied menu, fresh ingredients, large portions, young energetic wait staff at reasonable prices.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here never disappoints. Generous portions, no matter if it's breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Service is fantastic as well.

Thank TamaraDeC0307
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good friendly service. Long wait and had same size group seated ahead of us that showed up later( not sure of circumstances). Food excellent. Good suggestions given by waitress

Thank benclose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by at opening - 8am - and there was a line of people waiting to enter. We were seated and waited on promptly. Portions were very generous and tasty. Staff was extremely helpful on questions about the area. Great experience!

Thank LakerFan321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is great. No wifi. It's a traditional breakfast, you can expect weak coffee and greasy food.

Thank Dan S
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Questions & Answers
15 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Rogandrose C | Reviewed this property |
Could be a good idea, we did not have but only had to wait 10mins & it was well worth the wait
Jane S
16 February 2015|
Response from WhitefishLocalyokal | Property representative |
Yes we are! Breakfast & lunch menu served from 7am-2pm (pancakes stop at 11:30) then we reopen for our dinner service from 5pm-9pm. All menus posted on our website. Thanks for asking and hope you enjoy your meal. Cheers... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 3rd St W, Whitefish, MT 59937-3021
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: +1 406-862-2833
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