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The Frontier Grill

) #16 of 27 Restaurants in Custer $$ - $$$ American,
678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730
+1 605-673-8870
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“tots” (4 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Traveling with a dog I often wasn't able to find places that I could eat with him. Frontier Grill was very accommodating and even brought him a bowl of water and a snack. The bartender suggested a great beer and the burger and fries were...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was pretty good for a bar I expected less was thoroughly impressed. This place seems to be the only pet friendly place in Custer which is extremely disappointing about the area. They brought treats and water for our pup and we spoke to the...More

Thank mike2448
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop here when we come to Custer. Barb never stears us wrong on drinks or food. Great ribs, steaks. Drinks are great

Thank Mumble16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and drinks! BARB is so great and took good care of us. We have stopped here three times and will continue to come by every time we are in town. The ribs are absolutely the best!!!!

Thank JGetter
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had excellent hamburgers. The staff was friendly and helpful and the bathrooms were SPOTLESS!!

Thank lizontheroad60370
Reviewed 8 May 2017

An April Monday in Custer, SD has very few restaurants open for the tourist season yet. After 'normal' lunchtime, we were hungry after a scenic drive through the Black Hills. This place was the only non-fast-food chain place we found open. The menu had onion...More

Thank VaView
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were passing through Custer on the way to the east coast from CO. They are open year round with good food and stiff drinks, both excellent especially for the price. Bar tender and owner were really nice to talk to and...More

Thank jpskelley
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Friendly staff that even welcomed our dog. They brought our dog a bowl of water. That was pretty awesome. The food was just okay. The staff were amazing. I would return just for the great staff onhand.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We ate dinner here after a day spent exploring the surrounding area. The food was good (my husband liked the ribs), and we were grateful the staff allowed us to eat outside (looked sort of like an outdoor bar area) since we were traveling with...More

Thank playerblue99
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Yummy burgers, sloppy joes, sweet potatoe fries and cole slaw. Our waitress, Tami, was super friendly and provided wonderful service! Pool table and real wood burning fireplace are nice!

Thank burgerbunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 678 Mt Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730 (Formerly The Frontier Bar and Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-673-8870
  • E-mail
Frontier grill has great home made food , outdoor seating and family friendly. We are open late.
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