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Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge

117 S Main St, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1329
+1 605-234-5481
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (13 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“walleye” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 S Main St, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1329
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food for a small town. Friendly. Good prices. I would visit again clean steak was very good and the spaghetti was very good and I am Italian

Thank mike c
Reviewed yesterday

The food was great. And the salad bar was good. However the guy waiting on us ( there was only 4 of us during our complete time there) was ok. Had to go outside for a cigarette (could smell it ). And then we had...More

Thank Sheri M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in and the carpet must have been from the early 70s and was filthy dirty. This is an old place that needs some serious upgrading. I had the chicken wrap. It was cut in half and none of the avocado and very little...More

Thank JoWoodring
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

First of all very sorry for your experience I've only business 16 years and I'm not trying to keep my doors open they will remain open thank you! your chicken wrap has a 6 oz chicken breast avocado tomato mozzarella and ranch dressing yes they...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way back from a week long trip to the Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. Anchor Grill provided one of the most delicious meals we had all week long. I had the vegetarian burger with melted cheese, mushrooms, and onions, on...More

Thank Ann S
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping we hand Pat our Burgers 1/2 pounders fresh never-frozen every day we put up a really nice salad bar which are soups are made from scratch my desserts I make from scratch business 16 years continue to do updates continue to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was on the road, and headed to downtown Chamberlain for a real down-home meal. This place used to be the Rainbow Cafe, and I remembered having come here in the past and being happy with the food. I was not disappointed. While it was...More

Thank GingerT73
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a very roomy place with a front diner and a back bar. The service was very quick and friendly. The food was great, especially the hamburger, which is very big.

Thank MaryAnn D
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for posting a review We hand pat our Burgers everyday 1/2 pounds fresh never Frozen I don't know if you tried any desserts but I make all my desserts from scratch thank you for stopping and please stop again!

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Average food, almost left due to service. Five groups all who were seated after our arrival was acknowledged and served first. Was happy with trip advisor to have found location. The ratings brought us off the highway. Real neat town by the water. Next time...More

Thank mountainstosea64
Reviewed August 29, 2018

My wife and I on road trip west on 90. Bedded down in Chamberlain and desk person recommended. Easy walk from our motel too. Not fancy but goes back all the way to bar area. We sat in front section. As they advertise menu not...More

Thank duffer47
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping we hand Pat are Burgers fresh everyday at half pounders our desserts are made from scratch I also make my soup from scratch we've done many updates to the building as for the walleye I do apologize my supplier can always...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018

This was one of the restaurants recommended by the hotel where we were staying, and I liked that it was on the main street, so we thought we'd give it a try. Service was a little slow, but we weren't in a hurry after a...More

Thank Dream811517
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

I appreciate your business thank you so much for stopping really glad you enjoyed the walleye if ever traveling through Chamberlain again stop through Margie -owner

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Great menu choices and salad bar options. Can’t go wrong with the burgers and pizzas, they are delicious! Homemade pies and desserts also!

Thank sbolman
Pooky605, Owner at Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thank you so much for stopping I greatly appreciate it we just started the pizzas this year I'm really glad you enjoyed it please stop again on your next playthrough love to visit with you Margie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 S Main St, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1329
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Chamberlain
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-5481
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