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Hill City Cafe

309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
+1 605-574-4582
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfort food! Reasonable prices. We were the only non locals but still had friendly service. Quaint little cafe.

Thank TnTT0913
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommendation from Spring Creek Inn front desk and it was bang on. Very friendly, home style food and big quantities - definitely a fave with locals and visitors!

Thank bhildy
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Had a nice meal here steak and shrimp and all you can eat salad bar for a reasonable price. Friendly staff &c. Good sticky buns too!

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We went here for dinner, since it was the off season there were not very many places open. We have stayed in Hill City many times and never eaten here before. but now that we have we will eat there again. Both of us had...More

Thank madaboutred
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This cafe won't have all the bells and whistles of a chain place, but that's OK. You will see more locals here than tourists, the waitress will stop and chat with you and will know most of the patrons by name. I ate here twice....More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 18 October 2017

They were one of only 2 places open in Hill City. Most of the town was "closed for the season" Appetizers were good and the Chicken Fried Steak was really good. It was a very large portion so we split it and it was like...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ate dinner here twice & the food was very good. We had chicken fried steak, pork chops & the freshly baked pies. The restaurant's best feature is Tamera, our waitress. She made our visit very memorable & delightful. We hear the locals eat here...More

Thank milltravel59
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We love to travel and experience local restaurants wherever we go. Chain restaurants you can find anywhere. This local café was what we were looking for. It is an old building with no fancy frills just good food with friendly severs and staff. The menu...More

Thank lazyj2
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little town to spend a little time. We stopped in the cafe for lunch. Good basic menu. Burgers, sandwiches and such . The special today was meatloaf and was good. We also had bonesless wings, ham sandwich, and a burger. All were good, not...More

Thank SCTexan
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I love diners, pure Americana. And this one doesn't dissapoint. not sure how old this place is but it feels very old. Sloping floors and old wood walls give this place character in spades. We came here for dinner, I like a good salad bar...More

Thank Rick J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-574-4582
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