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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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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“elk burger” (57 reviews)
“wild boar” (35 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is awesome!!!! The food is worth the wait! Our food melted in our mouths. The atmosphere is wonderful and the staff is out of this world. It was a busy night yet the staff was friendly and on top of things. Our orders...More

Thank Paradise797699
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ordered elk burger, turkey sandwich and fries with an interesting sweet dipping sauce. Nice lunch a bit pricey, but typical for tourist area.

Thank tdelano
Reviewed 2 days ago

There was a 15 minutes wait but the receptionist was very friendly and efficient. Good choices on the menu but the 3 of us choose the tenderloin which was good but we have eaten better. The salad was excellent and fresh. Limited wine list but...More

Thank Karel V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok so I read a review complaining about a smell. Well that was an over statement in my opinion. There was a aroma maybe from the bar but barely noticeable. The Food and service was excellent!!! Pheasant flatbed was out of this world! Bison tender...More

Thank IvoryHunter
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a nice restaurant in downtown Custer, SD. A little over-priced for the area but the food is pretty good. I had the Prime Rib and it cooked perfectly. It had a great flavor and was very tender. The service was very slow. It...More

Thank indyc0ltsfan1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were planning to have an early dinner at another restaurant but it wasn’t open until 5:00 PM and we went here instead. The hostess was friendly and four of us sat in the dining room at a comfy booth. We ordered onion rings to...More

Thank SophieBlue09
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked in and walked right out. The smell was so bad we couldn’t stay. Not sure what it was but we could not stand it.

Thank OilyRN
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I have talked about going to Mount Rushmore National Memorial several times in the last few years and this year we decided the time has come. We traveled with friends to Rapid City and staying at the Alex Johnson Hotel insures a...More

Thank Edward_G32
Buglin B, Owner at Buglin' Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback! It means a lot to know you had such a great experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was an excellent restaurant. We wanted to try out some wild game while we were here. They had buffalo and elk n the menu. I had a buffalo burrito and the others had wild game burgers. We all had more food than we could...More

Thank Ann R
Buglin B, Owner at Buglin' Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback, Ann! We're so glad you and your friends had such an awesome visit while dining with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure how this could be rated so well by others. Service okay, food nothing better than mediocre, beer was so awful we couldn’t finish the sampler.

Thank JnJG
Buglin B, Manager at Buglin' Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi There, I am sorry to hear about your experience. Please contact us at info@buglinbull.com so we can further look into and discuss the situation. Thank you.

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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
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
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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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