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Colonial House Restaurant

2501 Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701
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Ranked #7 of 210 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
Cedar City, Utah, United States
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

I was in town for business and everyone recommended the colonial house. I got the Beer cheese soup. It was warm, which was nice, and had great taste, but I am pretty sure I lost about a month on my living expectancy from eating it. For the main course, I had the Steak Bacon Pasta. Again, It tasted fine but... More

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Spearfish, SD
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

This restaurant might seem a little outdated when you enter, but as soon as you walk by the pastries and pies, you will start to change your mind. Not only is this a great place to eat traditional bacon and eggs or omelettes, but it is the BEST place to eat caramel rolls, pastries, pies, cookies, etc. Down home service... More

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Sioux Falls SD
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

My family ate at the Colonial House for the first time. I ordered the Chicken Garlic Pasta It had more grease then a grease trap. My wife had the Inagodadivia and the she said the whole thing tasted like it was little unfresh". My daughter my daughter had the Mac N Cheese. I had a little taste and we agreed... More

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Rapid City, SD
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

The Grilled Cod is the best I've tasted, for dinner you are served a loaf of warm bread and the salads are wonderful.

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Rapid City
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Everything I have tried is delicious. My favorite dish is the Bleu Walnut Salad. Also, all their desserts are to die for, especially their pies.

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Dayton, Ohio
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136 reviews 136 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Based on the reviews, we had to try the Colonial House. When we found the restaurant, it was somewhat of a let down. Nothing is fancy about the place. My wife commented that it was like going to a Pancake House. But that's where the minor disappointment ended. The service was very good, in spite of the restaurant being crowded... More

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Rapid City, South Dakota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

We are locals and the Colonial House is one of our favorite spots to dine. We enjoy the homestyle easy-going atmosphere. Colonial House prepares two dishes that are my particular favorites; they are the Chicken Pot Pie and the Beef Stroganoff. The Chicken Pot Pie has the flakiest pastry with the most delicious sweet cream sauce...mixed in with vegetables.The Beef... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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82 reviews 82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013 via mobile

I actually ate here 2x. Breakfast / Lunch def recommend. blue cheese salad! and the breakfast there great. One big gal there aint too much. rest fine.

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Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

We had driven to South Dakota for Christmas with the kids and grandkids. We stayed a few days at the Holiday Inn Express close to the Colonial House so we ate several meals there, mostly take out. I thought Texas had good chicken fried steak..... They have AWESOME steak! Everything we had was good and portions were very generous.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

YUM and did I say YUM>>> great food, almost like homemade... well, I believe it is and the desserts are to die for... We are local and go often

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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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