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Theodore's Dining Room

301 3rd Ave, Medora, ND
+1 701-623-4444
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (33 reviews)
“osso bucco” (27 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (20 reviews)
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301 3rd Ave, Medora, ND
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We ate here a couple times in October 2017. The food was delicious but pricey! We had bison meals both times and it was tender and delicious. The portions were plentiful.

Thank LA5JA
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This was our first meal in ND. We were staying at the hotel, and at the end of September, very little is still open in Medora. We enjoyed our drinks, and conversation at the bar - simple and perfect pre-dinner relaxation. The buffalo dumplings were...More

1  Thank Aimee S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Caught the last two nights for this year and it was fantastic the prime rib and bison tail were fantastic. A close second was the sticky toffee pudding, wow!

1  Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We are staying at the Rough Riders Hotel and this upscale restaurant is in the lobby is really cool. The vibe is sophisticated and elegant without being stuffy. The food though was wow! We ordered the shrimp cavatelli pasta with veggies, lobster bisque & spring...More

2  Thank MattAtl12
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is the most upscale place in town, with prices to match. My excellent charred ribeye steak was $42, which I consider expensive, but I knew the price before I ordered it, and it was worth it. I believe chicken was $24 and you can...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The food and the historic decor are equally good here. Although the season was winding down, the staff, including our server, delivered a wonderful dinner.

Thank Seatowncouple
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We knew the price was high, but, had expectations that the quality and quantity would justify it. It did not. The Walleye was $32.00 and had bones in it. We were told they don't filet the fish and basically that is they way it is,...More

Thank we2love2travel1
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Hands down the finest restaurant in/near the park. Lots of choices and the pasta was a crowd favorite for our table.

Thank hachaille
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Very tasty but expensive as well... The food is good, portions are big and service is very nice. Breakfast costs aroud 10$ which is quite affordable but dinner costs around 30-40 :)

Thank Paweł B
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We loved this upscale eatery!!! Fine dining in a town of 123 permanent residents....unlikely!!! Bison osso bucco, prime rib, salmon...asparagus...horseradish creme..garlic mas...white chocolate raspberry cheesecake!!! Every dish we had was prepared to perfection...no cowboy beans or overdone meat here!!!

Thank Terre B
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Mike S
14 January 2018|
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Response from Jeff G | Reviewed this property |
I heard that Little Missouri Dining Room & Saloon is open in winter. AND, there is the convenience store on the main drag that has an amazing selection of cold and hot food. Homemade soups, sandwiches, pizzas, etc.
Harold W
18 May 2017|
Response from pjmdvm | Reviewed this property |
They did not when we called. It has a decent sized seating area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 3rd Ave, Medora, ND
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Medora
  • Phone Number: +1 701-623-4444
Theodore's Dining Room at the Rough Riders Hotel, also attached to the dining room and hotel is TRs Tavern
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