101 E. Main Street, Buford, GA 30518


Contact Info

(470) 266-1890

Bare Bones is a classic steakhouse located in the Shadburn Bank building in downtown Buford. You will experience the feel of the old tannery, saddlery and harness making shops that once occupied this space. Bare Bones has a traditional restaurant and bar, as well as a comfortable lounge and additional space for parties and events.

Yelp Reviews

4 stars

Bare Bones is one of our favorite steakhouses to go to period! We have tried all the others and let me tell you... Ruth's Chris has nothing on these... Read Full Review

Short version: Hostess area on the ball and had a system, the atmosphere vibrant, the food was tasty, prime rib and bone in rib eye were not available at... Read Full Review

Bare Bones steaks, sides and appetizers are always excellent at a fair price point. Make sure you call and set up a reservation because they are often... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0 stars Based on 235 traveler reviews

Excellent steak, lobster and rack of lamb !

Birthday dinner - excellent location, cool history, cool decor, GREAT waitress (Cassi - short for Cassandra). We had rack of lamb , steak, and lobster. Really good! Definitely recommend ‘ Read Full Review

Great Steaks Great Service

This is a very busy restaurant had to make a Saturday reservation 1 week in advance. We only waited for our table about 2 minutes The Server came almost immediately. She explained the different parts... Read Full Review

Worth the Drive

Bare Bones is located in the center of historic downtown Buford. This restaurant is located in the old Buford bank: their effort to preserve the original history was apparent. The decor is unique... Read Full Review

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