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Pheasant Dining Room - CLOSED

13389 Mount Rushmore Road, 13389 Us Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730
+1 605-255-4541
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  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jul 2013
“Upscale dining in Custer State Park”
12 Jan 2012
“Not what it once was....”
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13389 Mount Rushmore Road, 13389 Us Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730
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Reviewed July 29, 2013

This dining room serves gourmet meals in a recently redecorated historic lodge. Very good food and reasonably priced although higher than the other dining choices in the park. Probably best for adults and older children.

Thank Garyal7
Reviewed January 12, 2012

I miss the 'old' Pheasant Dining Room - yeah they tried to keep some of its original character - but so much is gone, its just sad. So...I usually decide to go somewhere else.

1  Thank blackhillslady
Reviewed August 1, 2011

We had the lunch buffet at the State Game Lodge while driving within the Custer State Park. The buffalo stew was quite tasty. The rest of the food was OK, not outstanding, but not bad for an all you can eat buffet. The price was...More

Thank PAfamily07
Reviewed July 20, 2011

After 14 years of dining in the Black Hills, we have finally found really good places to eat and did not have one bad meal this trip. The Pheasant Dining Room at the State Game Lodge in Custer State Park has from day one, always...More

3  Thank mountainmama52
Reviewed June 16, 2010

I was tired of the blandness of grain-finished beef and bison, and wanted something that tasted like the West. After a full day of hiking in the beautiful state park, this was wonderful. I was concerned about being underdressed in the somewhat formal dining room,...More

Thank HappyScientist
Reviewed July 26, 2009

We had read reviews about how good the food was here and they serve a luncheon buffet untill about 3:30 in the afternoon. We decided to eat a late lunch early dinner around 2:30 to partake in the buffett. cannot say anything good about the...More

Thank RandyHodge
Reviewed June 30, 2008

Dined here for lunch in June 2008. Good buffet, with the buffalo stew, carving station, and homemade desserts as my personal favorites. Atmosphere not terribly refined, which is a plus for me. Mounted pheasants adorn the lighting fixtures and walls. Price for the food is...More

1  Thank im4cnw
Reviewed June 13, 2008

Stayed at the State Game Lodge and enjoyed breakfast and dinner at the Pheasant Dining Room. This is a state park operation served by seasonal students from many places on earth. One large undivided, darkly lit room on second level. The size and tourist crowd...More

2  Thank GoeieWitte
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  • Address: 13389 Mount Rushmore Road, 13389 Us Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-255-4541
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