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Dakota Cowboy Inn Restaurant

216 W Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1800
+1 605-673-4613
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 W Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1800
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

I went to this restaurant because it was walking distance from my hotel. Service was great! Decor was fun. Food was fair. But the prices were too high.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Frederic L
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

This was an ok meal. The decor is hats,hats and more hats. Seating is something to be desired and there is a gift shop to wonder thru after your meal. Had shrimp and fries. It was served hot and crispy. Small amount of fries accompanying...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bennyjenks
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We were looking for a place for breakfast and stopped into this restaurant. We figured it would be just another breakfast joint. What a shock. This was the best breakfast i have had in years. The eggs were so tasty. The bacon was crisp. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ronweasley
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Give it another star if you like western memorabilia. There are dozens of cowboy hats and cows horns adorning the walls and ceiling. I had the buffalo meatloaf and hubby had a bison burger. The food was good. The waitress was efficient. The place looked...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Service was friendly; food was OK, but nothing special. We both had the ground buffalo with onions and melted cheese. You might call it comfort food.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EdfromTampa
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

All in all the food isn’t bad. My wife and I stopped there at 115pm on a Saturday. She had the BLT and liked it and I had the bacon cheeseburger and we both had fries. The food was good the wait staff were friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wyodjboy
Reviewed August 11, 2018

My wife and I stopped in for something to eat, was around 7 pm Nice place with friendly workers. We had hamburgers and fries, was very good. Then we saw they have Mud Pie, WOW !!! We ordered two slices. Long story short one slice...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bigblue72018
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We discovered this restaurant years ago during a 3-night stay at the motel next door - we ate there 5 times that trip, and made it a point to pass through here on several road trips over the next few years, thoroughly enjoying this place...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank NYsquirrel
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We were greeted warmly and the service was attentive, took care of us very well. Food was prompt and hot. The gals in the gift shop treated us like we just spent a furtune, it was like 25 bucks. and they were very genuine while...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mrsward8
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We didn’t plan on eating here based on the reviews but power went out in the town and this was one of the few restaurants that had power. Food wasn’t great and service was very slow.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Dblnranch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 W Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1800
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-673-4613
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