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Punky's - CLOSED

421 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-8156
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
6 Nov 2014
“where the locals and visitors eat”
28 Oct 2014
“great barbacue”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
421 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-8156
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Reviewed 4 August 2013

Had the beef brisket at this stop and it was delicious. Fast and quick food at a good price. Nice seating outside for the kids to run around.

Thank maryanne2575
Reviewed 1 August 2013

The service was good and it was nice to see that they support the local highschool. I had very high hopes from the reviews I read, especially for the onion rings and chicken strips, but unfortunately the chicken was extremely chewy, although the batter was...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2013

My family stopped here on our way to a camping trip. Other reviewers are right - it does not look like much. But the food is solid. The chicken strips were amazing: batter is unique and the meat very tender. The BBQ is excellent. Long...More

Thank Ilene80111
Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

We stopped here with a group of ten boy scouts after a campout. We had a hard time finding a place to eat in Buena Vista, but decided to stop at Punky's. Great choice. Everyone liked it a lot, and it was fast.

Thank David S
Reviewed 27 July 2013

The chicken strips were awesome. The batter they used is different but extremely good. The pulled pork sandwich was good but slightly saucy compared to what I'd normally want. The fries were average and the reason I gave it a 4 instead of a 5....More

Thank Journalist2191
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Don't let the appearance of Punky's stop you from eating a great meal there. Looks a little bit like a dive but omg the food was terrific. The pulled pork burrito was delish as was the bbq and the chicken tenders. I think lunch for...More

Thank inky04
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Stopped in for a late lunch and ordered the pulled pork burrito covered in green chili. It was amazing. The pork was most flavorful and the mix of ingredients worked well together. It was big enough that half was more than plenty. Highly recommend for...More

Thank vtxriders
Reviewed 5 December 2012

We stop in all the time as we are passing through BV. Often we get something to eat now and a BIG container of pulled pork to go so we can Pig Out for a few more days. The are not on the main drag...More

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Punkys has the best malts, sundaes and ice cream in town! Love to come for that. The rest of the menu is fresh but not the best. Service, though order at counter and pick up, is always very slow. One time we waited for 45...More

Thank joans8849
Reviewed 11 November 2012

This is a great local hangout. The interior has pictures of the local Buena Vista Demon all state teams and individuals. The atmosphere is great, with the locals making it a hopping spot around lunch time. The chicken fingers and potato wedges are more than...More

Thank Brandon W
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
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11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-8156
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
Fast food and Ice cream
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