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Colonial House Restaurant

2501 Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701
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Ranked #10 of 215 Restaurants in Rapid City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Hamburgers, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A family owned favorite for 30 years offering American cuisine for breakfast lunch and dinner. Be sure to try the South Dakota Buffalo, a delicious summer staple. Named ‘Best Favorite Restaurant’ by the RC Journal, the staff is devoted to community partnership and civic endeavors.
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English first
Custer, South Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

One of the best atmospheres I have found in Rapid City for a comforting meal and relaxing experience. Like many residents of the Black Hills who live in the more rural areas, my fiancée and I do a weekly shopping trip to Rapid City to stock up. As others in our area know, these trips can be exhausing, time consuming,... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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107 reviews 107 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Had only done breakfasts here in the past, but the wife and I had to try dinner based on the recommendation of a friend. Glad we did. I had the walleye, my wife had the Idaho trout. Both were fantastic, and were reasonably priced for the quality and large portions provided. I had the soup with it, which was rich... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I really enjoy the food at Colonial House and whenever my dad comes into town I beg to go to Colonial House over another cafe he prefers. After several encounters with bad service( where is the server we need to leave and don't have our ticket and the place is not busy, never greeted by server etc etc.) I basically... More 

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Kevin B, Owner at Colonial House Restaurant, responded to this review

Andrea, Thank you for your loyal patronage of the Colonial House Restaurant & Bar. We are sorry to hear you received less than exemplary service recently. We work hard to ensure all of our customers have a great experience here. Thank you for your feedback, we value it greatly. We would love to have you and your Dad back for... More 

Custer, South Dakota
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Great place for breakfast everything we ordered was tasty. They also have some great rolls. Parking crowded. Usually busy somwhat noisy place

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East Windsor, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My wife and I were on vacation and this was the best place on our trip.The food was great with an incredible selection.Prices were very reasonable.Everyone there was very friendly.Moriah served us and she was the the best server we had on our trip.Next time we take a trip out from New Jersey we will be sure to stop here... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went for breakfast. Had excellent service and the food can't be beat for the price. Excellent value for your dollar.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Colonial House is one of my favorite restaurants for a fast, delicious meal. I have never eaten anything that I didn't like there. Perfect for anyone looking for something hearty to eat. The atmosphere is fun and the restaurant is clean. It's not the place for a romantic dinner, but great for families.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Every day they have a different soup. . My favorite soup is the cheesy mexicali. I get a calendar every month and go there for that soup. They have the best service and nicest people there. . They remember all their guests and are grateful. . There are not many restaurants these days that actually show gratitude to their customers... More 

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Rapid City
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Overpriced not good food or service! Insulted my wife! Will not go back ever!! Plenty of places to eat at that are much better and cheaper!

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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148 reviews 148 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We both had omelettes, portions are HUGE, food is excellent. White cheddar and mushroom omelette has great flavor and plenty of cheese. Caramel rolls gets a lot of press but we were underwhelmed--big hunk of bread with caramel on top. Don't bother.

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Additional Information about Colonial House Restaurant

Address: 2501 Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701
Phone Number: 605-342-4640
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American, Dessert, Hamburgers, Bar

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