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Legion Lake Lodge

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12967 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8348
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Burgers were good, service was friendly although no one we spoke with was fluent in English. The view of the small lake was Excellent and several beers on tap were cold.

Thank Robert B
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the lodge, so we were hoping to eat there too. Food was very basic, not a lot of choices. The salads are big and good, everything else was ok. The coffee and muffins are really good. Service was average at best. Mostly young kids working there that do not know much about food or service

Thank Stephanie W
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for lunch while in Custer State Park. Got a burger while my husband got a buffalo burger. The burger was the best I've had in a while. Really delicious and juicy. Scenery is nice as well - the restaurant looks out onto the lake, and you can also sit outside if you would like (the outside area has... More 

Thank Maureen S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Legion Lake cabins and so the lodge was a great place to stop and grab breakfast quickly. Service was solid. We also had planned to stock our cooler with ice but 4 days straight they were out of bagged ice.

Thank Dale M
Plano, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We stayed 5 nights in a cabin at Legion Lake and ate from the Lodge numerous breakfasts, lunches & dinners. The setting is casual "counter service", you can sit inside or outside on the lovely patio or lake deck, or get your order to go. Although the menu is not as large as a "sit-down" restaurant, everything we had was... More 

Thank kelly b
Hot Springs, South Dakota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Nice fairly fast place for a burger. Fast except for the lone cashier, with spikes in her face, who is slow. There is only one register. The burgers are good and the sundaes are excellent.

Thank lmartin36
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This lodge, has a restaurant, a small store, and cabins of all shapes and sizes. We rented a sleeping cabin which means it didn't have a kitchenette, but it did have an outside table, chairs and a fire pit for cooking. The cabins were comfy, well-decorated and clean. These are cabins that are well off the road and are more... More 

Thank retiredtravelers30
Norfolk, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Stayed at the Legion Lake Lodge in a small cabin. Very clean, simple with a bed, bathroom, TV and microwave. Lots of pine trees around the cabin and it has a fire pit. Some cabins were located closer to Legion Lake and had a view of the lake. I'm sure those go quickly.

Thank Dave B
Olympia, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

We stayed in the Legion Lake cabins for three nights during our honeymoon road trip at the end of August. We ate two meals at the lodge during our stay (breakfast and dinner). My husband was pleased with his burger and I had their taco salad and chicken enchilada soup for dinner. It was by far the best taco salad... More 

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Rushville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We had lunch and breakfast here and were not disappointed. Good service and good suggestions from the staff. Clean, nice surroundings with quick service and quick food to the table. Always good traits when traveling.

Thank papawildcat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12967 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8348
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer

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