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Desperados Cowboy Restaurant

301 Main Street, Hill City, SD 57745
605-574-2959
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Ranked #6 of 22 Restaurants in Hill City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $19
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My family and I experienced awesome service and wonderfully delicious buffalo steaks and burgers at this restaurant. The staff was super accommodating, kept the kids entertained, and my daughter fell in love with the older gentlemen who was working the door. One of the best places to eat in Hill City, and we stayed there for six nights and tried... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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152 reviews 152 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were looking for a restaurant on a Friday evening (last minute, of course) and wandered into this place . . . were we ever the lucky ones! Great atmosphere, outstanding service and terrific food! My wife ordered the Chicken-Guacamole BLT and I opted for the Range Rider Chicken Fried Steak dinner (with mashed potatoes of course). We both were... More

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Cedar Hill, Texas
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123 reviews 123 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

There are plenty of restaurants to visit in Hill City but we enjoyed this one a lot. We even went back for a 2nd visit after the first. The service is very friendly and the menu choices are wide. There are a number of bison choices which you might want to try as long as you are in South Dakota.... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We were looking for a good place at the last minute. The restaurant was mostly empty when we arrived about 5 but filled up quickly. The food arrived very quickly and was excellent. Definitely stop here for dinner.

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Rock Rapids, Iowa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

From now on, I visit Desparados every time I go to Hill City. Unfortunately, that is not as often as I would like. This year, they added popovers fresh from the oven with their special butter blend! Talk about mouth watering, melt in your mouth, fantastic flavor! Ours were gone so fast that the manager graciously got us a second... More

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NY
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Loved the food, atmosphere and service. This was one of those places like Powderhouse restuarant in Keystone. It is food that is prepared at its best with a casual atmosphere and a modest price. We had a wonderful waitress....Aside from the entree being so deliscious and well prepared I loved having a salad with real greens in it. The chef... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner here twice. The service was over the top. The food was also spot on. The owner gave us great advice on how to tackle the buffalo round up.

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Spencer, Iowa, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Loved this place! The atmosphere, food, and staff were all great. Western decor was cool, and the owner actually makes an effort to come over to your table and make conversation. Will be back next time I visit the black hills!

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Piedmont
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by locals and we were glad that we took their advice. The food and service were excellent. The wait staff were very friendly and the owner came by several times to check on us. It was a personal caring dining experience.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We ate at this restaurant 2 times during our SD visit. This restaurant has some great things going for it. From our impression it is owned and managed by local people. The location and design of the restaurant are 5 stars. A lot of hands-on work went into remodeling and decorating. Service is excellent. Hosts and servers are friendly and... More

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Additional Information about Desperados Cowboy Restaurant

Address: 301 Main Street, Hill City, SD 57745
Phone Number: 605-574-2959
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
Average Prices: USD 6 - 19
Cuisine: American

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