We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Busted Nut

309 E Glen Ave, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1355
+1 605-234-3000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (5 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“located right” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar
309 E Glen Ave, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1355
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (49)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed August 29, 2018

Fresh off the interstate we cruised around the town to see if we could find a place to eat. There are not a lot of choices of places to eat in Chamberlain. We had no basis to make any comparison this place maybe ok but...More

Thank Art A
Reviewed June 12, 2018

95 degrees out, air conditioning not running, long wait for waitress to show up, takes drink orders, 15 minutes later, shows up with no drinks, but takes food orders, now an half an hour has gone by, and still no drinks, 15 minutes goes by...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

After a long drive we arrived in Chamberlain South Dakota. This came recommended by the people at the hotel. The busted note is located right on the Missouri River in the marina area. Great selection of beers and their special for the night was a...More

Thank Anita W
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Great grill cheese and Oinon Rings. During the summer had a really good Walleye and fries. Will come back.

Thank Fred S
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Only a half mile of pedestrian friendly road from the American RV Park. Angel was a terrific waitress, food was good, beer was cold. Nice sunset. Would definitely stop here again.

Thank PaulaDL
Reviewed August 17, 2017

There was only one other couple there when we arrived, but business picked up after we ordered. We didn't get our drinks from the bar...apparently our ticket was lost but the server didn't notice because he was a one-man show for the entire restaurant. Salad...More

Thank Erin D
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

I have tried a burger at every place that serves them in Chamberlain and Oacoma. Busted Nut has the best burgers, hands down. Get the Lil Nut: comes on a pretzel bun, with bacon and tons of cheese. I like to add red onion and...More

1  Thank Kelsie A
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

After driving 11 hours we were ready for a beer and food. While we were a bit disappointed to learn the South Dakota law about not being able to order a medium-rare burger, it wasn't too bad. The fries were pretty good too.

Thank Shelly N
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

The Nut is located right on the water in Chamberlain. A person can watch boats coming and going. The menu is varied and has a little of everything for kids and adults. Any attire works. Food was decent portions, flavor, and cost.

Thank rustyroland
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

There food is super good, have a pretty good salad bar & the appetizers are amazing! Menu selection is great, a lot of different things to pick from! Love the theme & the decorations are super cool. Right by the river by the marina! Windows...More

Thank Kaite S
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Chamberlain
Bel Aire Motel
4 reviews
.41 miles away
A Bridge View Inn
68 reviews
.44 miles away
Best Western Lee's Motor Inn
357 reviews
.45 miles away
Quality Inn
148 reviews
.46 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Upper Crust Pizza & Wings
117 reviews
.48 miles away
Anchor Grill and Shipwreck Lounge
145 reviews
.34 miles away
Charly's Restaurant & Lounge
71 reviews
.43 miles away
17 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby Attractions
147 reviews
1.96 miles away
Old West Trading Post
18 reviews
3.38 miles away
Akta Lakota Museum
265 reviews
.81 miles away
Lewis And Clark Interpretive & Keelboat Center
168 reviews
1.96 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Busted Nut staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 E Glen Ave, Chamberlain, SD 57325-1355
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Chamberlain
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-3000
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing