Gluten Free at Buffalo Wild Wings

157 ratings
Cider, Allergen List, Kid Friendly, Sports Bar, Restaurant
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Celiac
2 days ago

Favorite gluten free wing place. I love all the options.

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Celiac
2 weeks ago
Celiac friendly

Very good waitress, knowledgeable and helpful. Good selection of GF items. No bun for the burger but I personally don’t care. Overall very helpful people. Manager helped answer additional allergen questions for us (wife has egg and wheat allergy).

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Celiac
1 month ago

They have a special menu for gluten free. Ordered wings and it was good. No reaction.

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Not celiac
1 month ago

https://www.google.com/amp/s/spoonuniversity.com/lifestyle/12-gluten-free-buffalo-wild-wings-menu-items/amp

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Celiac
1 month ago

Good food. Great service with my gluten issues. The waiter took it very serious. Would of put 5 stars but they were packed so service was slow and they ran out of cups but food was still good.

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Celiac
2 months ago
Not celiac friendly

They have dedicated “baskets” for the traditional wings and fries but they are still fried in the same oil as the breaded items. The manager here was not very helpful, friendly, or empathetic. My server was very nice and took the time to try and answer all of my questions. I ended up getting naked tenders tossed in buffalo sauce and a side salad.

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Celiac
2 months ago

Not a good idea. Everything is fried in the same fryers.

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Celiac
2 months ago

I stick to naked tenders and all but 2 sauces are GF. I also do the Sante Fe salad. It seems some locations may have a dedicated fryer, but not sure.

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Celiac
2 months ago
Not celiac friendly

The staff told me they had a dedicated fryer and which items were gluten free when they weren’t! While eating I began not feeling well and asked the staff again if it was made in a dedicated fryer and that the food i order were gf and said they weren’t! Definitely won’t be coming back again.

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Celiac
3 months ago

Based on the last review about the dedicated fryer, we were excited! But, the allergen list on line indicates there are not dedicated fryers. When I called, I asked if the traditional wings had a dedicated fryer and I was told yes. When I pushed, the dedicated fryer is also used for boneless wings, which are breaded and not gluten free based on their alleged list. So it’s not dedicated. No wings for us (we didn’t go so I can’t speak to any other food options).

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Celiac
3 months ago

Desert heat dry rub traditional wings are the best anywhere. The staff is excellent, and Tuesdays are half price traditional wings.

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Celiac
3 months ago
Celiac friendly

The staff knew about celiac and the gluten free fryer right away. The food was delicious!

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Celiac
3 months ago
Celiac friendly

So I am giving it four stars because you really only have one option if you are celiac (no designated fryer for bone-in wings or fries). the naked tenders. But you can get any sauce minus two. That being said, the chicken was cooked to perfection and my waiter was AMAZING. He brought my meal out separate as well as all of the dipping sauces I asked for. I normally would not suggest a place with so few of options but I felt so taken care of. If you are gluten intolerant you have tons of options.

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Celiac
4 months ago
Not celiac friendly

0 stars. Ate here twice and got EXTREMELY SICK!!! I had everything that was “gluten free” and still.. not good.

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4 months ago

Do have an allergen menu I'm not sure what went wrong, I asked our server to let the kitchen know I was GF but I still left sick. I ordered plain grilled chicken strips but they tasted like they had lemon pepper seasoning on them so perhaps they were cooked on a shared surface.

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Celiac
4 months ago
Not celiac friendly

We used to eat there frequently but no matter what I order I get sick.

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4 months ago
Not celiac friendly

Ordered naked tenders, medium sauce, salad with no croutons or bread, ranch, celery sticks with blue cheese dip. Glutened today with swelling, joint pain and facial numbness etc... Was told the area will be wiped clean for preparation so had high hopes.

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Celiac
5 months ago
Celiac friendly

The manager told me they have specific friers for the bone in wings and the fries so both are safe. Cider to drink too. Great meal!

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Celiac
5 months ago
Not celiac friendly

One star because app requires at least 1 star. Deserves 0.

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Celiac
5 months ago
Celiac friendly

Staff was knowledgeable and able to accommodate GF items. I ordered the bone-in wings with carrots/celery. Plenty of flavors to pick from. I did not have any issues. Be sure to speak with your server and ask questions to ensure their practices haven’t changed. They explained they label your food and make an announcement in the kitchen when an allergy order occurs.

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Celiac
5 months ago
Celiac friendly

Only item I felt safe with was Naked Tenders. It was literally a grilled chicken breast cut into 4 pieces. Not seasoned at all but many sauces to choose from that are GF. Brought my own chips. Staff was GREAT tho, brought mine out separate. Meal was very average but safe.

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Not celiac
5 months ago

Pretty much nothing available. Staff told me the fries would be gluten free - turned out they share the same fryer as everything else. I'd go somewhere else.

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Celiac
6 months ago
Celiac friendly

I eat here regularly and have never had a reaction. The original wings are all fried in a dedicated fryer and only 3 of the sauces aren’t gluten free. Lots of options and open late, definitely recommend.

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6 months ago

Dedicated fryer for traditional wings and fries!

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Celiac
6 months ago

Dedicated Mgmt and Servers that want to make a difference! Great GF menu and dedicated kitchen area. parmesan crusted patty melt ❤️ grilled Reuben sandwich❤️

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Celiac
6 months ago

Never gotten sick from here before. I don’t mind the fact that we can only get bone-in wings! It would be cool if they made some gluten free boneless wings though!!

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Celiac
6 months ago

Almost no options. Everything is fried in the same oil. Naked tenders are only option. Staff very friendly, just limited choices.

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Not celiac
6 months ago
Not celiac friendly

Got nachos. They are not gluten free. I have been sick for days. Waitress told me there was no gluten.

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Celiac
7 months ago
Celiac friendly

As soon as I told the waitress I have celiac disease she brought the manager to the table. They had a booklet that identified the allergens in the items on their menu. If you order the traditional wings, it is fried in a dedicated fryer. Stevie, the manager, made sure my order was handled properly and my order came out with a purple sticker to signify GF. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable and I had no bad reactions. AAAA++++++. Thank you Buffalo Wild Wings!!

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Celiac
7 months ago

No options. You’d think wing place could pull of GF but Buffalo Wild Wings has no desire to do so.

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Not celiac
7 months ago
Not celiac friendly

The bone in wings are GF, and a lot of sides. I am not celiac but am sensitive, and I can eat fine at Buffalo Wild Wings

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Celiac
7 months ago
Celiac friendly

The staff was not aware that other locations will bake the wings for you so you don’t get cross-contamination, the manager came over and spoke to me and they went ahead and baked the wings for me.

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Celiac
8 months ago
Not celiac friendly

I have gotten sick every time I have eaten there. A friend of mine worked in the kitchen there and she said it was because everything cross-contaminated and there was no way to avoid it with how they prepped the food.

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Celiac
8 months ago

I asked for a gluten free menu. Took 3 of them 5 minutes to find one. She handed it to me and just stood there. I said I would like to have a table. She put me at a table and nobody bothered coming back. After 20 minutes I got up and left.

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Celiac
8 months ago
Celiac friendly

The bartender/server Nathan was very knowledgeable and accommodating to our requests. They have a completely separate fryer that they use for GF requests. Great nachos!

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9 months ago

Was just there this weekend. I was told they DO have a dedicated gf fryer and I haven’t gotten sick. Love their traditional wings, fries and nachos!

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Celiac
9 months ago
Not celiac friendly

Hostess came over, sat with me, explained the gluten free menu, and made recommendations. Very kind.

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10 months ago
Not celiac friendly

I had to sift through the allergen list. There were very few options and all the salads had gluten and they couldn't give me an answer on a modification to made a salad gluten free. I chose something that was indicated as wheat free and gluten free...it was not. Learned after the fact they do not have a designated fryer.

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Celiac
10 months ago
Celiac friendly

The manager spoke with me, supervised making my chicken to make sure every effort was being made for cross contamination. Great experience

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Celiac
10 months ago

I have not eaten at this particular location but I generally can do just fine eating at Buffalo wild wings

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Celiac
10 months ago
Celiac friendly

This place is just awesome. It has been my go to restaurant when I want to eat out and I know I won't get sick. They can make a lot of things GF but my favorite items are the nachos and traditional wings. There are only a few sauces that are not GF but most of them are safe. They have a dedicated fryer and the staff is very knowledgeable. They mark every GF item when it comes out of the kitchen with a purple sticker, so look for the sticker to confirm your meal is GF.

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10 months ago
Not celiac friendly

They do not have a dedicated fryer.

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Celiac
10 months ago
Not celiac friendly

The wings are good and many of the sauces are gluten free. But the fryers are shared and the ‘spinners’ that they use for saucing the wings are shared. You have to ask for your wings to be dry and the sauce on the side. There is still some risk from the shared fryer but I haven’t had a symptom.

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Celiac
10 months ago

Don’t even bother. The staff had no idea what gluten was and had no accommodations for Celiac. I was with a group and ended up only eating carrots and celery

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Celiac
11 months ago
Celiac friendly

I eat here all the time! My number 1 go to restaurant. They have a separate gluten free fryer and amazing policies with allergies. They have no flour on premises. I have never ever had any issues here they are absolutely amazing! I can’t give it enough praise!

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1 year ago

Enjoy watching the game with friends. They have traditional wings which are supposed to be gluten free as well as several ciders or liquors that are gluten free.

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Celiac
1 year ago
Not celiac friendly

There was literally only a garden salad I could eat and that was iffy!! Huge cross contamination issues. Go somewhere else!

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Celiac
1 year ago

excellent wings a fries. the traditional wings are gluten free with several sauces. staff is very knowledgeable. seperate fryer for gluten free. I have been several times with no issues.

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1 year ago
Not celiac friendly

I ordered naked tenders and buffalo chips(potatoes I was told) and mentioned I was Celiac and if that was gf. The bartender said yes and put in the order. About a half hour later my food finally comes out and As it turns out the “potatoes” were deep fried which l didn’t realize until after I ate the first one. And NO this was not a designated fryer. Also the chosen cake out on he same plate mixed in with some fries like in a basket style. So the fries(which I didn’t order and were clearly also contaminated) had allot of contact with the 2 of my 4 tenders so I ate the other two(which were boarder line undercooked) and went to google. Turns out even the grilled naked chicken tenders came from a shared grill. The staff should know when someone says CELIAC what is acceptable and what is not. Needless to say I did not finish my meal I remained at the bar to watch the rest of the game with 80% of my food on the plate in front of me for about another hour to finish the game and not one server asked how my meal was when it was obvious that I did not have a positive experience. And needless to say after the clock hit zero I hustled Home to brace for impact as the upset stomach and other symptoms had already begun. Being from buffalo New York growing up on real wings with skin and bones in a clean fryer... this place disappoints me on a big level. Find a local sports bar especially if want something to drink besides angry orchard!

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Celiac
1 year ago

As of 2017, they do not have separate grill areas. Salad would be ok but all the meats off limits . My very sensitive daughter got a bloated belly after eating here (indicating cross contamination) to a grilled chicken breast due to shared grill

Gluten Free Features
  • Allergen List
  • Cider
Categories
  • Kid Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Sports Bar
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Honey BBQ Chicken Salad
At the bar. Great atmosphere and ice staff!