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2126 Illinois St, Sidney, NE 69162-1437
+1 308-254-9080
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (65 reviews)
“prime rib” (9 reviews)
“t bone” (4 reviews)
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
2126 Illinois St, Sidney, NE 69162-1437
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Reviewed August 6, 2016

I guess when you are the only game within a hundred miles you can serve bad food at inflated prices, but this place is over the top. Hint -- don't order the beef ribs unless you like a quart of barbecue sauce over ribs that...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed July 4, 2016

We come to Sidney every three years for a family reunion and we always have to go to Dude's for a steak dinner. We were not disappointed this time either. Our waitress was great, she was attentive but not overly so and everyone at the...More

Thank bandmom-7
Reviewed June 26, 2016

While planning our 12-day road trip out to the western states, we read a lot of reviews to help us plan. When we saw the tripadvisor reviews of Dude's we changed our plans a bit so that we could be in Sidney on a day...More

Thank 2travelbirds
Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in Sidney for the night and found this gem of a family-owned restaurant across the street from our hotel. The waitstaff was wonderful, friendly, and helpful, the atmosphere took us back to fond memories of family-owned restaurants, and the steaks were simply superb....More

1  Thank Dale A
Reviewed June 22, 2016

If you want a fancy restaurant, don't go here. It looks like most things are the same as they were in the 50's when they started. (Great western prints decorate the walls) The booths have seen better days. BUT…..if you want good food, which is...More

1  Thank ImOnThePath
Reviewed June 16, 2016

While spending one night in Sidney, we asked the hotel staff where we could find a good steakhouse and they recommended this one and another that had just opened up. Thinking the one that’s been around longer would be better, we went to Dudes. Walking...More

2  Thank AgateJoe
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here before a business meeting with cabelas Dudes is a famous establishment here , it's a restaurant famous for their steaks and we had a ribeye and a fillet steak. The fillet was really good the ribeye slightly to dry, anyway overall service and...More

Thank Magnus G
Reviewed May 24, 2016

I always order a side of mushroom au jus and it comes in a soup cup, and I proceed to eat every last one like a heathen. I love the filet, ribeye, tbone, but the sirloin was meh. it had chewy gristle that I had...More

Thank mellie8806
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Great local ambiance and great steaks. Had dinner twice and would recommend to friends traveling there.

Thank emazur27
Reviewed April 14, 2016

The restaurant is amazing. It is quiet and has booths and intimate areas as well as a main floor. We has the Cowboy bone In Rib Eyes with sides of Fries, Cottage Cheese and Goulash. The sides were fantastic, but in the same league as...More

1  Thank David A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2126 Illinois St, Sidney, NE 69162-1437
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 308-254-9080
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