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223 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
+1 719-395-8695
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Went in late to grab a burger ... staff was friendly , they give you a movie star name when you order. Burger was great as well.

Thank Derek S
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Seasonal. Closed in winter. Order at window, outside. They don't give you a number, they give you a movie star name which they call out when your food is ready. Large tasty burgers, grilled chicken sammy, onion rings, fries, shakes, malts, cones--you get the picture.

Thank Lone_Sojourner_606
Pierce, Colorado
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Fun place to stop for a good burger. When you order you are given a name for your order. The names are musicians, actors, etc. While waiting for order this is a great conversation piece to get to know other people in line. I was Susan Sarandon!

Thank bredbenner55
Peyton, Colorado
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Everyone in our family looks forward to an Ice Cream at K's. Walk to the beautiful park right behind it and enjoy your ice cream. They will also make you famous as they call you to pick up your order.

Thank John T
Houston, Texas
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stopped on a whim. Just driving thru town and there it was. BAM! Old fashioned Ice Cream parlour Americana style. They did not dissapoint. Butterscotch dipped ice cream cone? Really?? OMG. It was awesome. The kids loved it, we loved it. So glad we stopped. And the way they call you for your order. I was Burt Reynolds. Our... More 

Thank Timothy V
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The only downfall this place has is that it is closed in the winter and that stinks for those of us that are local! The hamburgers are really tasty and the milkshakes are yum! There is always a crowd, they are very popular!

Thank Janna H
Maui, Hawaii
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436 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Come in and try a 'real' old time burger and shake. The cherry shakes are GOOD. Fast, friendly, efficient service produces great food at reasonable prices.

Thank RE M
Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Walk up (not drive up), order burgers, fries and shakes, get food wrapped in wax paper (hamburger) or a cup of fries, eat in the park next door - what could be more American? The single 1/4 burger wasn't much, highly recommend one of the burger specialties. They take credit cards without a fuss and are efficiently friendly even during... More 

Thank CynLu
Hope, Arkansas
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89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Ordered burgers & fries then headed to the park (across the side street) for a picnic. It was a really good & inexpensive meal. Fries very crisp & tasty; I wouldn't skip them. I might try something different in another trip here but it will be hard. The one thing I would do different is buy a few craft beers... More 

Thank delia1953
Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

There aren't that many places in Buena Vista to eat, especially when you are pulling a trailer or driving an RV. It is on the east side as you are coming in from the south of town. There is a Mexican place on the left, but we couldn't get to it. We found a place to park, but then we... More 

Thank Penny D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9572
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-8695

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?