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Perini Ranch Steakhouse

302-a Fm 89, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508
+1 325-572-3339
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Southwestern
££ - £££
302-a Fm 89, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I've eaten here 2x. Last Feb and Aug. I'll be there again Jan 13. Located 17 mi SSW from downtown Abilene TX, this is one of the best dining experiences you'll ever have. This ranch is hidden away in an idyllic setting. The old log...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Perini Ranch Steakhouse is one of the very best restaurants we have visited anywhere. And, we drove 4 hours and spent the night specifically to go here. The Steaks, Service and Ambience are dead solid best in Texas. Name one other James Beard restaurant on...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had an early dinner at Perini’s to celebrate our ranch purchase. It has always been our favorite steakhouse and I always order the 24oz bone in ribeye medium rare and my wife gets the regular ribeye, rare. My wife’s steak was...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

My wife is from Abilene, so most of our trips here include a trip out to Perini’s. The ambience is classic for a rustic, Texas steakhouse. Tom Perini is a pretty famous guy; having cooked for several presidents. He has a great cookbook, and his...More

Thank BanjobobHouston
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Food was solid, not the most amazing steak I have had in my life, but good. Had mac n cheese and zucchini as sides, and enjoyed both. Service was pleasant and competent. Glad we came, I enjoyed the unique experience.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had burgers and BLT. The burgers were absolutely fabulous and the BLT had bacon in every crevice. The chips were very good as well. Definitely recommend!!!

Thank Silvertx
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We came from Houston for a short weekend trip, and decided since we were in the area, we should eat at Perini Ranch. It's always been on our "list" of places we'd like to go, so we finally made it out there. My husband ordered...More

Thank Audrey V
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We went to Buffalo Gap for my FIL birthday. There was 5 total of us, 2 getting steaks, 2 getting shrimp and I split one of the steaks with my husband. I ordered a Medium Rare rib eye with salad with ranch on the side,...More

2  Thank Jodi R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Who knew? This gem is on the road less traveled.The steak is as good as I have ever eaten - including the most excellent ones I prepare.My wife's filet - ordered well done...I know, but you try to tell her - was delicious. I do...More

1  Thank A36IFRPilot
Reviewed 9 October 2017

You are dining is a railroad the hut in the country. Prices are extremely high. Salad served was wilted. Rolls were cold and the butter provided was and amateur garlic mix which was quite disgusting. Steaks were small and seemed to be choice cut in...More

Thank 551foodie
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28 January 2018|
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Response from Brandy S | Reviewed this property |
I think that is the price for mail order for 2:5 pounds that is meant to serve 6-8 people. Or to use for appetizer plates. At restaurant I agree with others. I think you have to go to Perini Ranch restaurant and look for... More
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Response from debra_walker8 | Reviewed this property |
You can wear anything! We were seated outside at a picnic table, so it is very informal.
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6 September 2017|
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Response from Brandy S | Reviewed this property |
Anything goes here really. Probably not sleeveless shirts in guys but jeans, boots all the way to suits and dresses.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Steakhouse, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302-a Fm 89, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Buffalo Gap
  • Phone Number: +1 325-572-3339
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