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Buglin' Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
+1 605-673-4477
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Since in the Winter very few options for dining are available we tried it again. Well - nothing changed - bad food but nice looking place with good service. If you just want drinks the bar is good.

Thank jprince1444
Reviewed 6 January 2018

The beef was excellent. The fish dish was a little sparce, but overall, a comfortable, pleasant experience.

Thank gryzynsky
Reviewed 27 December 2017

My husband and I were on a late season trip to the Black Hills when our motel, the Rocket Motel (which is also great!), suggested we try the Buglin' Bull...about the only restaurant left open in town at that time of year. We didn't expect...More

Thank jhallorankuehn
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Visiting relatives in Custer South Dakota this is a great place to stop and have a afternoon cocktail. This is one of the few places that is open in the winter but it is always a great place to stop. Steak tips are particularly a...More

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We went here to grab breakfast but they didn't serve it, which was fine. We ended up ordering lunch instead. The steak tips were awesome! Our youngest doesn't make up her mind very easily but the waitress was understanding. Our youngest decided in pizza but...More

Thank Chad R
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner after spending time at Mt. Rushmore. Outstanding meal and drinks. Ordered a dirty Martini and it was perfect. Ribeye steak was cooked the way i liked. Bartenders was attentive and checked back as needed.

Thank BeerGP
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Good little restaurant (above average). Ended up here my accident, but turned out great. Very good burgers and solid onion rings. Would come back.

Thank Al H
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We stopped in while in the area due to some flight training. I had a caesar salad with some salmon added. It was a good size portion and was made with good fresh lettuce. The clam chowder was hot and tasty as well. The other...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you are a meal lover and want good craft beer to go with it, this is the place the eat while in Custer! Can get very crowded around dinner time - be patient, its worth the wait!

Thank oldranger81
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely had the best experience here! I had the best server Jordan who was kind, friendly and efficient! I wasn't that hungry so I ordered the best oriental salad! It was delicious and then got a chocolate raspberry cheesecake to go! Amazing! I can't...More

Thank DEBBYB_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-673-4477
  • E-mail
Family-friendly restaurant and sports bar located downtown Custer, SD. New upper deck open in 2012. Large menu has something for everyone in the family - delicious sandwiches, best buffalo burgers in the Black Hills, salads, wraps, pizza, pasta, steaks and vegetarian entrees. Our chef specializes in South Dakota wild game including buffalo, elk, walleye and pheasant. Catch your favorite team in action in our sports bar and enjoy a great lunch or dinner in our restaurant featuring a full bar and an excellent selection of microbrews and wines. Kitchen open from 11 am to 10 pm during the summer.
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