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Enigma Restaurant

445 Mt. Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701-2754
+1 605-716-0600
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Ranked #32 of 204 restaurants in Rapid City
Price range: $31 - $50
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Rushmore Road/ Main Street
Description: South Dakota's top fine dining destination offering internationally inspired organic cuisine. Enigma Restaurant located downtown, provides the perfect location, atmosphere & cuisine for your first meeting of the day over breakfast, your high powered lunch meeting, your night on the town or for that very special occasion. The Enigma Restaurant, a AAA three diamond restaurant, is located at the New Adoba Eco Hotel Rapid City/ Mt. Rushmore. Enigma, is one of the finest of Rapid City restaurants featuring elegant dining, specialty drinks fine organic wines & stylish service. Guests can enjoy our signature "Mystery Dinner" and daily specials. Enigma Restaurant serves: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Room Service is available for Hotel guests 6:30am-9pm. Part of the Enigma Restaurant is our, 445 Lounge, a non-smoking, upscale lounge, offering delicious martinis with premium vodkas, fine wines, organic beers, great music and a fun relaxing atmosphere.
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English first
Salem, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I watched the servers use silverware and glasses left after a group leave to reset the table. I do not know how they knew which spoon or fork was used and which ones were not. I could not eat there our second day because I was not sure if it was clean or not. This happened both days. Really gross

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Birmingham UK
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

First night the service was a little slow but next night it was very prompt and bothe nights the food was reasonable.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We ate at the restaurant the two nights we stayed at the Adoba hotel. We had chicken scallopini the first night and the filet mignon the second. Both meals were beautifully presented and were delicious. We were able to share the meals for a $3.00 extra plate fee because we are not big eaters. The meals were served on two... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We were staying at the Agoda Hotel (great) and decided to eat in because it was raining. I had lamb chops and my husband had the filet. Both were very well prepared and nicely presented. The staff were attentive and helpful. I would definitely stay and eat here if in Rapid City again (which is likely since it is a... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Great burger, full of flavor and was way bigger then I was expecting for the price!! I would order that again. My server was super friendly, the place was nice, and I'm stuffed!

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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138 reviews 138 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We enjoy the quiet atmosphere of Enigma. It's perfect for our 'date night'. On this visit we found the Asparagus Soup to be over salted. We tried the Eggplant Moussaka and felt it really should be listed as a "Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan." The vegetables where whole and near raw, which was a new experience in eating eggplant. While the accompanying... More

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Stopped at this place traveling through town. Seems to be the nicest restaurant in the area. The hotel lobby was filled with tourists, but once you safely arrived in the restaurant it was very nice. Food was very good, wine was too. Nice place - glad we stopped.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Breakfast came with the room, but not a typical complimentary breakfast. The Enigma served omelets made to order with plenty of sides including fruit, juice, bacon and sausages, cereal, breads, etc. I enjoyed it very much.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

My wife and I tried enigma on our anniversary for the first time. We were both disappointed. The service and food were both just ok. We don't mind paying for quality but this experience was not worth the cost.

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Nemo, South Dakota
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Enigma has been a restaurant I have wanted to try for years. We spent Valentines Day in the Hotel, which was wonderful, and decided to try the special Valentines Dinner in the restaurant. We were given our "special" menu with no prices listed which should of been our first warning. There were several options in each category. I picked the... More

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