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Buds Gun Shop
Gander Mountain

Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Overview

Total reviews 380 313
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 2 1

Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Consumer Ratings

Rank
29 out of 196 in Weapons category
26 out of 210 in Hunting, Fishing and Camping category
Customer service
24 in category
24 in category
Website
29 in category
19 in category
Price Affordability
28 in category
30 in category
Product or Service Quality
21 in category
14 in category

Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Rating Details

Customer service
1.7 (230 reviews)
1.5 (125 reviews)
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...This place has the worst customer service..

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Gander mountain customer service operations katie is extremely unprofessional and rude and the manger rey shouldn't be a manger very unprofessional i didn't appreciate being laughed at or treated badly..

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Website
2.6 (212 reviews)
2.4 (89 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I purchased 5 Kriss DMK 15 round mags that their website said would fit and sure enough they don'tt fit. I reached out to buds, and Dont do business with these crooks they would only offer a refund on 4, since I opened one to make sure it fit. Now I cannot find a single magazine anywhere in the US...

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...Then I emailed you per your website – No response v. Then my last resort of tweeting on your public account. That is SAD..

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Price Affordability
3.1 (185 reviews)
2.2 (90 reviews)
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I have bought ammo from buds in the past and the price wasn't bad. Sometimes pretty good deals. Logged in today to check out their ammo and see they are selling basic 5...

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...The items had a good price so to tell them to screw themselves and return them just costs me more money so I'm not sure what I'll do..

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Product or Service Quality
2.3 (177 reviews)
2.2 (97 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...This is NOT the customer service I normally receive, nor is it the customer service I deserve..

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...I against my better judgment did it half my order was received other half after more than a month is in limbo the product I wasnt is in a store thats a hour away from me..

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Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Price
  • Pricing
  • Great prices on there guns
  • I guess you could say the store is cleaned
  • Clean
  • Product
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Shipping and customer service
  • Lying customer service on delivery time and processing
  • Customer service
  • Poor response to complaint
  • Service

Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I purchased an HK45C sand on 3/1/16 and it arrived 3/4/16. I inspected it at the dealer and it is clean and in perfect...

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5

Went to their store in o'fallon Il for a sale they were having. Took their flyer from the newspaper with me to assist...

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5

Had a great experience with Bud's!!! Order went through as promised. Sent me UPS tracking info and was delivered as...

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5

My experience with Gander Mountain, both in-store and online in Montgomery, AL has been terrible. My first visit into...

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Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Absolutely no way to contact anyone. Ordered a magazine on Tuesday didn't ship until Thursday. Got wrong tracking...

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1

My wife & I went to new Gander Mountain in Algonquin,Illinois,(on Randall Rd) to check out handguns looking for a p...

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1

Show on November 2nd I place an order for a Ruger 1022. It was in stock and said they would be processed in the two to...

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1

Went to store on Quebec St. Ft Worth, TX. On a Friday. Wanted to order a gun found at another store and have shipped...

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Buds Gun Shop and Gander Mountain Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
2.8

I SENT IN AN INQUIRY AND WAS EXPECTING A RESPONSE OR ARE YOU AFRAID OF CONFLICT??? WAS I THE ONLY ONE TO COMPLAIN ABOUT...

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2

Purchased three used collector guns. They had minor grip damage and were very dirty. No complaint there as I liked them...

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1

If you look at the transaction that I had just got completed it shows a box of ammo armor-piercing 50 rounds and down...

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1

As anyone who bought at Gander Mountain, and then fell stupid in buying a 'Protection Plan' which they issued under the...

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