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Railhead Family Restaurant

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102 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
605 666 5210
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Spring Hill, Florida
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My Wife and I checked into the K Bar S Lodge late thur. morning,can't get into the room until 3pm so we took a ride into Keystone. Hard to find a parking spot,found one for a 3 hour limit,that would be plenty. Went into Railhead Family Restaurant for a late lunch. Very crowded,whole town was very crowded. The place looks... More 

Thank stephen c
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very service friendly! Best in Keystone so far! Excellent food! Very clean restaurant! Would recommend!!

Thank Paul W
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't think this is still called Railhead. Service is lacking. Food is just so so. Can say that it looked clean. But lack of business on a busy week for Keystone should have given me the heads up that the food wasn't going to good. And it wasn't.

Thank Kimberly E
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was filthy. Food was less then mediocre! Please if there anywhere else to go then go! Be forewarned take a pass!

1 Thank jgost
rene p, Manager at Railhead Family Restaurant, responded to this review

We at the Railhead monitor trip advisor reviews very closely as they are important to our business and welcome constructive comments from all our guests. In this case i really dont think that your review is a legitimate one since our management team is always on premise and take great care that our establishment is clean and presentable. Since you... More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 2 adults 4 kids & we all found something different to eat. Had the Bison burger medium & it was tasty, my girl had the adult grilled cheese & loved it. The kids menu was reasonably priced & all 4 had different meals & all got full. My teen boy had the pancakes & they were a little... More 

Thank Michael46635
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Our family group of six sat down for a decent meal. The place was mostly empty so we expected fairly quick service. Instead we got slow service from a wait staff that could hardly speak English. When the food arrived it was worse than any camp food we've ever had. My wife's chicken sandwich was literally uneatable. The Mac and... More 

Thank North-Idaho-Foodie
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Hope I have the right place. Is this the one that is now WHISTLE JUNCTION at the corner of Winter St. and maybe Swazey? Went there for three mornings in a row. When we find something we like, why stray? The breakfasts were very good -- size, flavor, and price. The staff was very helpful. At certain times during our... More 

Thank Technical-Rose
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We were greeted with a smile and treated very well throughout our visit. The food was not very good, at all...but it really was off set by the service. We have children so we were more concerned with an appropriate environment and other relevant child accommodations than with the food quality. The salad bar is great.

Thank Amanda G
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213 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We stopped to eat after the train ride. It was raining pretty hard and this was the closest place. We should have continued walking. The salad bar was old and dry and not much there. I did try most of it. Two soups. One horrible the other a cream something was ok. The pudding tasted like a tin can. Two... More 

Thank Darlene H
rene p, Manager at Railhead Family Restaurant, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your review and we are always trying to improve service, food quality and cleanliness issues and apologize for your experience with us. I am puzzled by one comment you made and that was that your server apologized to you and said he was new. At that particular time we had no male servers,... More 

Wentworth, SD
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We were vacationing in the Keystone area and ate here after riding the 1880's train. The menu had a wide variety of choices with great choices for the regular and kids menu. I would recommend if you are in the area. We had a group of 12.

Thank Sue A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    2 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Keystone
  • Phone Number: 605 666 5210

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?