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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%
Travellers talk about
“beef stroganoff” (21 reviews)
“hash browns” (40 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:30 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
514 3rd St W, Whitefish, MT 59937-3021
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Reviewed yesterday

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 yesterday

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 yesterday 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 yesterday

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

Reviewed yesterday 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 2 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and was a tad disappointed by the vegetarian lunch options. The hubs and I decided to split a burger and to my surprise, the staff actually split the sandwich and fries in the back. The veg burger and fries were...More

Thank goin2hawaii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is very tasty. Staff was friendly.there was no waiting for seating. Its a very homey place. Not like a chain restaurant.

Thank scheen2018
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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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