We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Calico Cafe and Buffet

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
771 S Frontage Rd, Pahrump, NV 89048-4721 (Formerly Terrible's Buffet)
+1 888-837-7425
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 27: English reviews
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
573 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Driving through Pahrump I stopped by this place to get some coffee for the road and to take a pit stop. The waitress was ornery but very friendly, My thermos was filled and I even got a couple of cups with lids too. But then i saw this cool little Donkey that they had for sale. I still have it.

Helpful?
1 Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro
Amarillo, Texas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

We tried the rotisserie chicken, the manicotti, the grilled cheese sandwich, the shrimp dinner and the hamburger. The only good meal was the hamburger!!! Slow service, too. The 3 "hostesses " and the front, that were just standing around and talking, maybe should have helped out!!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank Gail D
Level Contributor
40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

If you want to eat in a smoke filled Casino this is the place for you! I've never seen so many smokers in one place.

Helpful?
1 Thank thifty b
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Gold town casino cafe. They only get 1 star because no option for zero. We came in a weekday at dinner time. They were not busy. We requested a table not a booth and the tables empty had not been cleaned yet so the hostess said it would be a minute to be cleaned. At least ten minutes later after... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Lisa H
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We had the turkey club and crinkle fries...was the largest sandwich I ever tried to eat...the fries were crunchy. ..all as very good...friendly staff...

Helpful?
1 Thank ranchers2000
Pahrump, Nevada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

They have the best chicken wings. I order mine plain but you can get mild or spicy. You usually have to wait a wihle because their food is so good.

Helpful?
1 Thank dayle38
Level Contributor
56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Housed inside a casino this little restaurant had really nice food and great lemonade, but the staff were a bit surly. The hostess seemed irritated having to seat us and the drinks waiter slammed our glasses on the table before storming off. Luckily the actual server was nice and friendly. I would award a 'very good' if they could cheer... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank flux f
Pahrump, Nevada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014 via mobile

Went in there with a friend and my little ones . The busser ( don't know here name) came right to us and got our drinks. The server(unknown name too) she was blonde though , but she was very attentive and nice .

Helpful?
1 Thank rank09
Pahrump, Nevada
Level Contributor
260 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2014

We love having breakfast available at any time we want it. Not only is it available it is cooked well and tastes great. Nice variety of items on the menu and buffets in the evening. We eat here often.

Helpful?
1 Thank 1athomeinthewest
Carlsborg, Washington
Level Contributor
47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2013

If you have been to Lakeside and you enjoy the food, you must try Calico Cafe in Gold Town. Although both properties are owned by the same company, the chefs are different and it shows. Additionally, the food quality and quantity are superior in every way. This is a "NO BRAINER" try it for yourself. Enjoy!

Helpful?
1 Thank HollywoodMontana

Travellers who viewed Calico Cafe and Buffet also viewed

 

Been to Calico Cafe and Buffet? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 771 S Frontage Rd, Pahrump, NV 89048-4721 (Formerly Terrible's Buffet)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Pahrump
  • Phone Number: +1 888-837-7425
Description
Calico Cafe & Buffet located inside Gold Town Casino - Pahrump, NV.The cafe and buffet are newly remodeled! Come see all the wonderful changes to the decor and the menu. The menu features authentic western dishes, rotisserie items, breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Calico Buffet is an all you can eat dining experience offering buffet themes such as: Mexican, Chinese, Prime Rib and our Champagne Brunch!Restaurant Hours:Sunday thru Thursday, 7am - 9pmFriday and Saturday, 7am - 10pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Calico Cafe and Buffet staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?