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Royal Fork Buffet Restaurant

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4610 W Empire Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-6503
+1 605-361-1094
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“salad” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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4610 W Empire Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-6503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Royal Fork use to be a dominant franchise many years ago. My co-worker and I were actually on the way to Cracker Barrel, but then we drove by the Royal Fork and we knew what was for supper that night! It brought back many memories...More

Thank LLP8890
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We enjoy this casual-dining restaurant for the variety of food--buffet tables for for salad, dessert, soup, meats and ethnic foods, southern comfort food, and 2 drink stations which each serve different soft drinks, teas, coffee, and hot chocolate! The restaurant is clean and service is...More

Thank TravellersKid
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Great staff, very attentive and friendly. Drinks were not included in dinner price which I was not a fan of. Had great options, food remained hot and they were constantly refilling the dishes. Brought me back to the days when there was a royal fork...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We found the Royal Fork to be a clean buffet restaurant with lots of choices of salads, entrees, and desserts.

Thank AliceL1963
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Chose this at the recommendation of hotel desk clerk and weren't disappointed. Many choices and all tasty. Most impressed with the cleanliness of the buffets. Would eat here again.

Thank Susie Y
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Went right at 10am on a Sunday morning. It was pretty quiet the whole time we were there. Two of the bars were lunch items and one was breakfast. I had items from each and they were all very good. I'd definitely recommend going early...More

Thank bob2488
Reviewed March 19, 2017

When we want a place to gather for a family gathering or a small group Royal Fork is a perfect option. If you can't find something to eat then you are way too picky. The chicken is always good, mashed potatoes are creamy and fluffy....More

Thank GMA16-2
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I frequent this restaurant when in town. Absolutely love their salad bar. Very fresh ingredients and a multitude of topping choices. Options to make a taco salad as well. The hot food always has fantastic optiins. Great prices too!

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed January 6, 2017

We like to eat at the Royal Fork. However there are certain days that the menu is not what my family wants to eat. We checked the web site to see what the menu was before we went to eat there. The website said what...More

Thank Wayne A
Reviewed December 28, 2016

You have to get there early to avoid the long line that incurs before opening. One of the managers let me in to meet my party that was already there and seated, which they do not normally do, but should have something set up to...More

Thank yakatyak
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Response from Elanhacker | Reviewed this property |
Noon meal is 9.89, if you are a senior be aware the only way to receive a senior discount is to fill out and then use a punch card. After so many uses, perhaps 10 you either get a free meal or a discounted meal, not sure... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4610 W Empire Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-6503
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sioux Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 605-361-1094
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