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$$ - $$$American, ,
2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
+1 620-342-1223
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good48%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (9 reviews)
“sports bar” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Bruff's was right behind our hotel so after a long day on the road it was nice not to have to drive any more. The Sports Bar decor is really well done and interesting to walk around and look at. There are big screen TV's...More

Thank BlueFleck
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Good service good food lots of espn. It did get crowded after 530. Good family place for everyone. I would come here again

Thank Steve H
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Customer service skills and politeness of staff was extremely friendly. The waitress answered all of the questions asked and food was excellent.

Thank Philip N
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Our waitress brought our water promptly, 10 minutes went by before she came back to take our order and 20 minutes to get 2 salads., $14 for a steak salad that had 7 pieces of steak of which 4 were I think rotten, 20 minutes...More

Thank Thalf1
Reviewed December 23, 2017

It depends on what you want to eat, as to what you order. There are a lot of good choices, from a simple salad to a steak, and everything in-between. When I get a steak, I like the new potatoes as a side. With one...More

Thank lewmath62
Reviewed October 25, 2017

We ate here our first night in town, and just wanted a warm and filling meal at a decent price in a casual atmosphere. We were satisfied!

Thank Patti D
Reviewed October 23, 2017

First time staying in Emporia so I was excited to try a new restaurant. Bruff's was close to the hotel so that was my choice. Greeted and seated quickly at the bar. Hard to see TV's from the bar stools but that was my choice....More

Thank smiller560
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

On the way to a business conference, some colleagues and I stopped in Emporia for a quick bite. We looked up restaurants and Bruffs fit the bill. The outside doesn't look like much, but the parking lot was full (usually a good sign). The inside...More

Thank Kristina C
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

A very large sports bar, conveniently located near the Kansas Turnpike and I-35. Burgers are large and delicious!

Thank TeddyDean
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Bruffs was a great meal and the service was great. The service was fast and friendly. The food was great and it was a good portion size.

Thank bsechristj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2640 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6108
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: +1 620-342-1223
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