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Buffalo Restaurant & Bar

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702 W 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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San Bernardino, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 89-year-old dad and I were on a 5,000 road trip last month. We drove across South Dakota and stayed a night in Murdo. As a small town, there weren't many options for restaurants; the clerk at our hotel recommended Buffalo Restaurant & Bar. There was only one waitress working and she was working hard. The place wasn't too busy,... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food. Fi.e service. Generous portions. Great salad bar. Premium ice cream for dessert. Great martini...

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1 Thank Richard O
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

My husband and I were in Murdo and, having had a bad experience last time we were there at Rusty Spur, decided to give this place a try (the good reviews definitely helped) - we were glad we did! We both had the special that night, whiskey marinated steak. Yum. They have a really great salad bar too, everything was... More 

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Thank WomanOnAJourney
Davenport, Iowa
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129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This restaurant has very good food. We had the Fried Chicken dinners with the salad bar. Salad bar was also very good. Since this is a small town the prices are a bit high. $16+ seemed high for a 4 piece chicken dinner. An ice cream dessert comes with the dinner.

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Thank Joseph R
Ketchikan, Alaska
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This does not look on the outside like the kind of place I would ever visit, but we read great reviews on Trip Advisor, and there were not many options. I am so glad we tried Buffalo Restaurant. The service was excellent, the restaurant was extremely clean with pleasing decor, the food was great, and the patrons were fun and... More 

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Thank Larus-glaucescens
Deadwood, South Dakota
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Came in late. Close to hotel. Had a very good steak sandwich that was more like a steak dinner. Steak would never fit into 2 pieces of toast. Wish I would have known I could have had hash browns instead of french fries. The hash browns looked amazing on another persons plate. Waitress was very nice and came often.Would eat... More 

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Thank DisappointedAgain3
SHERWOOD
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

I am very glad that I decided to eat here. The ground buffalo was superb and a great salad and potato too. The reviews that are critical of the dated premisis are missing the point of great food and excellent service. A fancy place it is not but that's OK! I very rarely give out 5 stars but this place... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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273 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

We met several friends here for an evening meal. Service was good and our steaks were excellently cooked to our request. Of the 10 other friends we met all were very satisfied with the the foods.

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Thank somanyfoods
Port Huron, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Great meal and great service. Salad bar with dinner and it was clean cold and full. The soup was hot and good.

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Thank dmatzka
Benson, United States
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Very over priced establishment that benefits from having little to no competition. Perhaps good for locals who have nothing better, but very disappointing for travelers. Waitress informed me in all seriousness that the salad bar was "all you can eat, as long as you don't eat too much". Limited menu with over-priced portions. "Fine dining" prices at a far below... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 W 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Murdo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?