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Colonial House Restaurant & Bar

2315 Mount Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701
+1 605-342-4640
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2315 Mount Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701
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Reviewed January 14, 2016

This place has been a around for years and keeps getting better....They have just moved into a new building and it looks very nice and is tastefully done...very homey feeling. But a few of the things are always my favs...Their soups and sandwiches are always...More

2  Thank Gina V
Reviewed January 11, 2016

The Restaurant re-located to where the old Casa Del Rey was at. They must have done a lot of remodeling. Food Still very good. It is actually about the same menu as when they were a couple blocks or so south on 8th Street (Aka)...More

Thank Stpauliaina
Reviewed January 6, 2016

The Colonial House relocated to its new location in the later part of Fall 2015 I and my Friend really enjoyed the fresh new décor and roomy feel.

2  Thank Stpauliaina
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely my go-to place in town. I've been at least 20 times and and have never had less than a great experience. Their menu is very diverse and everything is good! Their desserts are always homemade that day and are also very good. They have...More

1  Thank Carl P
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here after a day of sightseeing. Buffalo steak and 5 Cheese Pasta Special were excellent! Kids Steak sandwich and Buffalo Gap Burger were good choices as well. Service by Brian was outstanding! He offered several suggestions, was extremely polite and friendly. Will definitely stop...More

Thank trinewbie23
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I had the French Toast with syrup and power sugar! This is the fifth time at the Colonial House! It is all very good! And the atmosphere and the service people are very good too! I had Danielle K. for my waitness!

1  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Like the new building, parking is better accessible large waiting are, very friendly staff, excellent food good prices. Do miss all the old Lead signs from the old building, or just did see them during this visit will definitely return. Great job to the Beshara...More

Thank ShanonMM69
Reviewed December 19, 2015

Just went to the new location for the first time. I miss the homey, cozy, matrix, duck & dive of the old location. It had character. The new place is just a renovated warehouse. Just more parking in the rear-might help if they put a...More

Thank Bearclaw6
Reviewed December 10, 2015

This was about the worst food we have ever had. We had gone to the old Colonial House for breakfast and we were not impressed. When we say the commercial for the newly-built restaurant, we thought we'd give it another try. They boast a salad...More

Thank pjfitzhugh
Kevin B, Owner at Colonial House Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2015

Sorry to hear that your experience with us was less than favorable. If you would like to discuss your experience, you can contact Kevin Beshara at 605-342-4640.

Reviewed November 28, 2015

Just tried out the new location. Breakfast was excellent. I really like their new restaurant. They did a great job fixing up the building and they do have a lot of parking. Rolls were excellent as usual. Now if they'd just bring back the "turkey...More

Thank Dr-Ing-Dchen
Kevin B, Owner at Colonial House Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2015

Thank you for stopping by our new location for breakfast! Glad to hear that everything was excellent as we work very hard to provide the best experience and food to all our guests. The "Daisy Dell" was a great feature on the menu, your suggestion...More

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Questions & Answers
July 22, 2015|
Response from Kevin B | Property representative |
Yes we have a full service bar, beer, wine and liquor. Kevin
April 11, 2015|
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Response from Jeanette F | Reviewed this property |
I totally agree with everything Chris L. has to say above.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2315 Mount Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-342-4640
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A family owned favorite for 36 years offering American cuisine for breakfast lunch and dinner. Be sure to try the South Dakota Buffalo, a delicious summer staple. Named ‘Best Favorite Restaurant’ by the RC Journal, the staff is devoted to community partnership and civic endeavors.
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