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Al's Oasis

1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
+1 605-234-6054
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“buffalo burger” (105 reviews)
“pie” (83 reviews)
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
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Reviewed yesterday

Chamberlain and its fast food places are on the East bank of the river, Al’s Oasis is on the West bank. When you cross the river and climb up the West bank of the Missouri valley, you can’t miss it. The off ramp says “Oacoma”...More

Thank johnfaludi
Reviewed 2 days ago

My girlfriend says she visited Al’s last when she was growing up in Sioux Falls. According to her it hasn’t changed much in 60 years. It is a mixture of small town and cowboy culture. I love it. We ate at the restaurant. The soup...More

Thank Ed G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch jonesing a hot beef sandwich. I was NOT disappointed. Thick slabs of real roast beef atop 3 slices of bread swimming in a sea of thick, brown gravy. Real mashed potatoes with some skins. Good place for lunch.

Thank MustEatOut
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for Dinner, the services was friendly. I had the buffalo burger and my husband had the salad bar. Everything tasted good.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped for lunch, fast & friendly service. Even with a tour bus entering as we did no problems getting our food. The homemade desserts are excellent & huge. Will stop here again for sure.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way from the Badlands to Laura's living prairie in DeSmet after being recommended as a half way point and it was. The food was good and reasonable prices and 5c coffee that was great!!! There is a grocery store and a...More

Thank Ruby K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed Al's Oasis - - the bar area for dinner. We had sandwiches and beverages, and we were all satisfied. Our waitress was very friendly. Great stop!

Thank Tracie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped after hours on the road. Hot carved turkey on bread with mash potatoes and gravy Hot roast beef French dip. Good pies and a salad bar to boot. Fun stop,good food

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after a visit to "Dignity" with a bus load of people. Many ordered off the menu and had a wait but my wife and I had the salad bar for her and the buffet for me. Buffet was 11.95$ and salad bar...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are not a lot of places to stop for lunch/dinner while traveling across the state. The history behind this place is fascinating. Salad/food bar is great. This place is known for their home made pies. I highly recommend it.

Thank travelvaluetours
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Carla D
June 2, 2018|
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Response from MarySue C | Reviewed this property |
The summer hours for the restaurant is Mon-Thu 7am to 9pm. Fri-Sat are 7an to 10pm. The gift shop is 8am to 9pm. Hope you enjoy. They have a website with more information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Oacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-6054
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