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The Frontier Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730
+1 605-673-8870
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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“ribs” (15 reviews)
“sloppy joe” (4 reviews)
“tots” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar
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678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the opportunity to have a great meal and a great conversation with the owner. Great history and a steak to die for. Highly recommend

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day of traveling, we got into town and many places were closed. We drove around and then settled on The Frontier. We received very friendly service and would go back just for that. The food was average at best. We did like...More

Thank BoomFizzle27
Reviewed 6 October 2017

It was within walking distance to the Super 8. We were the only patrons, but the food was very good and the bartender and cook kept us well entertained!

Thank 279canadiantravelers
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lady at the bar was happy to take our appetizer order and serve us outdoors where our two Golden Retrievers could join us. As the sun set and a chill set in, we put the dogs in the car and went inside. The owner/chef greeted...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Had lunch with another couple and everyone was completely satisfied, and the beer was cold. The folks were very friendly. Would eat there everytime that I was in town.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Ribs were priced reasonably... great staff. Old building, not much interior ambience... looked like an old church inside? Ribs were OK, but nothing special.

Thank s r
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We came to the hills for vacation and couldn't find good food to save our lives and went to top top places. We were starving and decided to stop in and were surprised by best burgers ever. Yummmmm! Hats off to the chef!

Thank Brandi E
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Went there based on suggestion by Super 8. Near closing so we were the only ones in. Had the Sloppy Joe. It was the cook/owners recipe and it was outstanding. Had celery and okra with a mild vinegar taste instead of the heavy tomato sauce...More

Thank jbe6
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Disappointing. This was recommended to us. Hamburgers were small and no frills ... no lettuce, etc. Ordered iced tea and received the iced tea in a 8 oz plastic cup for which I was charged $2.00! Was told if we paid by credit card we...More

Thank dohertymh
Casey1383, Owner at The Frontier Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

I am sorry you were not happy with you meal the burgers are 1/4 pound or we do offer a 1/3 lb and we do offer lettuce ect. if you would like it on the plain burger. As far as the glasses of tea we...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Beer was cold and they do serve cocktails at a reasonable price. They have a kitchen that serves above avg bar food.

Thank Ron B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 19
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730 (Formerly The Frontier Bar and Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-673-8870
Good food, family owed and operated open all year outdoor setting . home cooking daily specials. From burgers to steaks , also home made soups, kids menu
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