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All 13 Medora Restaurants

Cowboy Cafe

215 4th Street, Medora, ND
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Ranked #4 of 13 Restaurants in Medora
Cuisines: Diner
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Marmarth, North Dakota, United States
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90 reviews 90 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Really, have a caramel roll! We enjoy all the pictures of the 'cowboys'. A lot of them are/wereneighbors. Good coffee. Don't expect a 'fancy' one. Just good ol coffee. Good prices.

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Loudon, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

They do serve other meals, but we tended to start our day there with a nice big breakfast before heading out to hike in the badlands. The staff are all very friendly. It has a cowboy atmosphere about it.

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Top Contributor
207 reviews 207 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This restaurant had a really sweet waitress so I give one star for that. The rest - I should have eaten my own food in the RV. Onion rings dark, dark brown over cooked. Sandwich so thin it was like eating two pieces of bread. Potatoes boxed for sure with that icky taste. Liver and onions greasy and thin and... More

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Mohall, North Dakota, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Stopped in for breakfast thinking a couple orders of 2 cakes & 2 link sausages, a caramel roll and an order of French toast should not be too difficult for a small restaurant that should be prepared to serve up their Sunday special quickly (the cakes & links.) Unfortunately 50 minutes later we were watching tables seated after us eating... More

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Pahrump, Nevada
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76 reviews 76 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We were really hoping for the best at the Cowboy Cafe as the place had been recommended by a local ("that's where we always eat"). The cafe is definitely rustic. Wooden tables and benches and lots of photos on the walls. So far, so good. The server promptly provided menus and drinks. So far, so good. I ordered one of... More

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Pagosa Springs
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65 reviews 65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The food was fast and average. Steady waiting lines - coasting on previous reputation. Fried eggs and french toast was greasy.

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The booths, old cowboy and rancher photos, and menus hasn't changed much. I suggest the breakfast items, or pies.

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Bismarck
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Friendly and fast service. Good breakfast although a little pricy but you have to consider where you are. Only complaint was maybe the coffee. Tasted metallic and watered down. Locally owned and operated in a company town so was impressed. Nice a rustic,

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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253 reviews 253 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Nothing fancy here. Service was a little slow but not horrible. Had a burger. Pretty thin burger and the bun was just a plain old simple bun but was toasted. Fries were good as was the coleslaw. Left some on the plate as I wanted to try the sour cream raisin pie. That was good but they could have left... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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119 reviews 119 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

After suffering at the Little Missouri, it was a pleasure to have well cooked food for a reasonable cost. One complaint is the cutlery. The forks were all bent. It happens in the dishwasher. They need to be replaced.

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