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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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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
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Reviewed 28 February 2013

We went on a week night in Custer's off season, 2 adults and 2 kids under 10. Less than 1/4 of the tables were filled so they were not very busy. The bartender seated another couple that walked in ahead of us then returned to...More

Thank shs_chix
Reviewed 29 January 2013

We liked it there. Were there 3 times during our stay in Custer and felt like friends when the waitress greeted us and talked to us after the second time. Burgers were great, staff very friendly and the atmosphere exactly what we were looking for....More

Thank Vegas66
Reviewed 15 December 2012

While visiting Custer at this time of year, most of the resturants are closed. The Super 8 desk clerk recommended the Buglin Bull, because of the 10% discount by showing their room key. My colleague and I decided to check it out. When we saw...More

Thank LenEvanston
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Party of 6, Steaks and salads were ordered and everyone seemed to be satisfied with their choices. Newer Decor, Flat screens at a number of tables. Food and atmoshere were good, prices were reasonable. Would eat her again.

Thank Coloradomurf
Reviewed 25 October 2012

Food was OK-no ambiance in dining room section. Young, young not good staff. The bar side has some decor, much more pleasant. Very, very clean and nice restroom!

Thank mexiaddict
Reviewed 24 October 2012

We enjoyed our dinner here;just a casual place with lots of good food. We were given a 10% discount by staying at the Comfort Inn. Walleye, mushrooms, and carrots were tasty.

Thank OBX
Reviewed 19 October 2012

Food and service were good. A lot of the local people eat there and I can see why. Prices were good also. Good service.

Thank norma s
Reviewed 12 October 2012

Basically, the food was good, but not great. The menu has something for everybody. The prices are okay, but there are no great values here. I was happy with the portion sizes, but the food was just so-so. The major downside, is that the service...More

Thank Clay C
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Service is slow. I understand being busy, but this man could have gone quicker. He was extremely slow, the food wasn't that great.

Thank MaraLemoncake
Reviewed 10 October 2012

When you get tired of making dinner in your campground, you can head to Buglin' Bull (that's the sound that male elks make) and get a solid meal - nothing special, but good.

Thank John M
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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