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Buffalo's Reef


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol

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All reviews wings curly fries mango habanero wraps burger salad blue cheese wing places great wing finger licking good hot sauce service was prompt cooked perfectly order carrots dressing ft
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK - I don't expect 5 star food when I go to a wings place. Lets be upfront - the wings are very good. Served hot and crispy. We really like the different hot sauce options. we also had a salad - it was OK....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Tried the onion straws (huge serving) & the mango habanero wings. Very good. Ice tea was fresh, blue cheese was special. Service was excellent too. Only complaint: They need to sand down their benches cause I caught my jeans fortunately no damage.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheUtahMom
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

It seems hard to believe but the food gets better each time we go, from the super friendly staff to the fantastic buffalo wings and the choices from mild to super hot plus honey bbq and teriyaki and buy a certain amount and you can...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom K
Reviewed 8 September 2018

From the outside, the place almost looks shady, but once you walk in, it's actually easygoing and casual. Wait staff was prompt and friendly. I ordered 10 mild wings with a half order of curly fries and a soda. Though they don't cook the wings...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank royalvagabond
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I love to visit this place every time I’m in Destin!! The wings are always cooked perfectly and the staff is friendly!! I always recommend to friends visiting!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank brooke5504
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The food here is usually good for what it is. But check your to go order before you leave. They love charging you for overpriced dressings and sauces and then not give them to you. Forgetting those wouldn't be such a big deal if they...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Nystroms K
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I visit Buffalos Reef often (up until now, I won’t ever return again) because it is my boyfriend’s favorite wing spot! We went there last week & he ordered a side of mango habanero sauce with his wings. About 10 mins after he is enjoying...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank dcj1009
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Brought a friend from ohio here to try the best wings. He agreed! Everyone was so nice and of course, the wings were exceptional.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Donna G
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Great wings as usual. Our curly fries came out cold though. We will be back. Next time we will order the fries after we get our wings.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank highlandert2018
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Well what can you not say about the Best Wings around, period ! Have been going to The Reef since It was on the island and 2 moves later been coming to this location since 1993/4. This is a place where you are not a...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank William K
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Kristine R
6 April 2018|
Response from Ed W | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how many wings you want to order. The smallest basket is 10 wings for about $9. You can also get baskets of 15,20, 25, 50, and 100 as I recall. These prices (my best recollection) are respectively $13, $17... More
30 July 2017|
Response from donna c | Property representative |
Yes, our wings are gluten free. We do not bread our wings. However some of our wing sauces are not gluten free. We do have a gluten free bun available for our sandwiches as well.
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