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Dempsey's Brewey Pub & Restuarant

127 N Broadway, Watertown, SD 57201-3525
+1 605-882-9760
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (44 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
127 N Broadway, Watertown, SD 57201-3525
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A good place for good American food. The beer the brew is good also and the pizza is a must try. Oh, and I almost forgot to say don't forget to try the frickles.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by on a Sunday for Brunch. It is just a very abbreviated menu, but the pizza was good. unlimited mimosa's were very sweet. lol

Thank RealWholeFoodsMom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there to eat and have a couple beers. First I'll talk about the food and beer. Had a pizza (which they are well known for) and it did not disappoint! It was very good. We tried their inhouse brewed beers and they were not...More

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is nice and enjoyable. Has a full menu and a full bar. Pizza's were nice and hot and delicious. The staff was friendly the prices not bad.

Thank cmelko01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far the best meal we had in Watertown! Great choices on the menu, great drinks, family friendly. Great atmosphere!

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not going to lie, for awhile their pizza was really hit or miss. The last time I got a pizza the crust was very doughy and was not cooked all the way through. I decided to try the pizza one more time because I...More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family stops here often for Sunday brunch. Really love Opa's sausage and sauerkraut, but their pizza is to die for. Have now added more staff so service is even better. Sit and warm up with a spirit by the massive fireplace. Great ambiance and plenty...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was not my first visit, but it will be my last. It took 15 minutes to get our drinks and when they came they were so watered down they tasted like flavored water. Appetizers were good and came quickly. Dinners came, my burger came...More

Thank LORI G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry but they failed today. Not enough help, waitress was actually running, we waited forever to get seated, didn't receive the drinks we ordered and food was cool when we finally received it. Dirty tables uncleared, and unhappy patrons waiting for tickets to pay....More

Thank oanderson47
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I so appreciate all the reviews that others write. That is why we came to Dempsey's, because of the reviews. Excellent margaritas, excellent calzones and a nice salad. Friendly and helpful staff. Pleasant atmosphere. I can't say enough about how good the calzones were. I...More

Thank CarolS1641
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 N Broadway, Watertown, SD 57201-3525
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 605-882-9760
Dempsey's Brewery Restaurant & Pub. Founded as the Highland Laddie in 1999, We are currently one of the three original breweries in South Dakota, with Firehouse in Rapid City, Sioux Falls Brewing Company in Sioux Falls (now closed) and Us, in Watertown South Dakota. Besides are excellent offerings of European brews, we also house a stellar kitchen, where we stress cooking everything to order, and preparing as much as we can from Scratch. As of the year, about 85 % of our menu items are all made from scratch. All our Steaks are hand-cut, All bread is made in house, and even our bacon is cured, cut, and smoked in house. Along with a full-service bar, we truly offer a unique dinner experiance, a wide array of alcohol, microbrews, and good times.
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