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Boondock's 1950's Theme Park and Diner

21559 Us Highway 385, Deadwood, SD 57732-7328
605-578-1186
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  • English first
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English first
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The owner of this place is a complete jerk! Likes to yell and swear at 2 year olds and even grab them by the arm!!! Anyone with young children I would NOT suggest this place. Completely disrespectful owner that does not know how to treat customers. DISGUSTED!

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Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

A quaint road side attraction. If you're going to stop for lunch, why not. A real nostalgic 1950's diner, some lovely looking cars, and possibly the ugliest statue of Marilyn Munroe I have ever seen. It would have been nice to have someone explain "why". If this was on Route 66 it would probably be rammed full. As it was,... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

We tried for supper after reading the reviews but the dining room was closed. The gal at the lunch counter said it was really hot in there. (This was 5:30 on a Thursday night and we were the only people there). The only option was filthy barstools at a sticky counter. We passed. The rides look scary. Older than me... More

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Eaton, Colorado, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We honestly didn't stop here too long, so this review might not help anyone. We drove by it on the way to Deadwood, SD. We pulled in to take some pictures, but because we were on a time crunch, we kept driving. In hindsight, we wish we would have gotten out and enjoyed the place. It looked like a lot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Deadwood. The guy that served us in the diner was great. Very friendly and personable. The food was good, and when we ate in the diner it felt like we were in the 50's. From there we went into the Elvis memorabilia store. The staff was great. There's so much to see, and... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stopped here for dinner on the way back to Deadwood from Mt. Rushmore. That's the road it's on in the middle of no where .... Starting with the food - the girl cooking did and awesome job great burgers, dogs, fries, onion rings and cold beer ... then we had to walk off all that ... they had an... More

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Fort Riley, Kansas
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17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Wow-it's a crazy sight. A carnival, 50s diner, midway (arcade/carnival games), and collector's/toy shop nestled in a beautiful forest in South Dakota. Quite refreshing as they have plenty of grub and alcoholic and non-alcoholic cold beverages. Really stopped just for the restroom but the classic cars and hard to find collector's items wooed me. I have been to several tourist... More

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Shelby Township, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Stopped in between lunch and dinner on a weekday. There was only one other family there. Wasn't really hungry, but I had fried pickles with ranch dressing for the first time. I really liked them. My husband had a vanilla shake, and he enjoyed his treat too. But I did observe the "freshly cut" french fries - - wow, they... More

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Shepherd, Montana
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175 reviews 175 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

We had so much fun reminiscing and just enjoying a walk back in time. There was all kinds on nostalgia for the 50's, of course it makes you want to buy everything (because of the fun memories attached to them), but we were really good and didn't buy.. just poked, it was really neat. We didn't get a chance to... More

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Hamilton, Montana
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149 reviews 149 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

I found this place odd in the middle of all the natural beauty. Kinda an eye sore and pricey too. I think this would be better in the city.

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