Locally owned & raised since 1986

California Family Owned
Guaranteed Fresh

Pure Bison & Buffalo Proteins

At J Bar S Ranch, our commitment to excellence is proven by quality you can taste. We produce the finest, most-flavourful bison/buffalo meats available anywhere in the US, bar none! Take home some meat to enjoy with your family.

Pure Bison & Buffalo Proteins

Easy-Herb Marinated
Grilled Buffalo Tenderloin Steak


1. Whisk together all marinade ingredients except the thyme branches and garlic.

2. Place the steaks in a shallow glass or steel container. Rub in on both sides until well coated. Cover and hold in the refrigerator for at least one hour, up to 4 hours.

3. Heat grill to medium-high and brush grill grates (or grill pan) with canola or grape seed oil before placing the steaks on the grill.


1 lb. J Bar S Ranch buffalo steak
2 tbsp Dijon mustard
Juice of half lemon
2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
1/2 tsp. fresh cracked black pepper
6 branches fresh thyme whole
2 cloves garlic peeled and cracked

Ranch Life
For the love

Ranch life.
Plain & Simple.

We take pride in raising our bison the way nature intended, among rolling hills & open ranges, with plenty of room to roam! It’s a lot of work to provide everything they need, but we love it and it’s truly a passion. Take a virtual tour of our ranch!

A beautiful bond

Family-run & operated since 1986

At J Bar S Ranch, we are blessed to make our living alongside family members, as well as some of our closest friends. Learn about the background of our company, and see what makes our ranch one of the unique jewels of Mendocino County.

Family Run Operated Since 1986
Best feed
Grass to grain

Best feed for Best bison

Bison thrive on most natural grass species found across North America, including that which is found at the J Bar S Ranch. Grass is always our bison’s primary diet, finished with specially designed pellets to ensure peak tenderness and flavor!