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2126 Illinois St, Sidney, NE 69162-1437
+1 308-254-9080
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
14 Feb 2017
“No nonsense steakhouse.”
23 Sep 2016
“Nice ”
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
2126 Illinois St, Sidney, NE 69162-1437
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and good food! Real authentic west Nebraska family restaurant! Try the homemade blue cheese dressing!

Thank Troy C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I travel to Sidney often on business and love the at home throwback charm of the place. The food is great and the people are genuine. If you get lucky you may even get a post dinner parting joke. The bacon wrapped filet was amazing,...More

Thank Robin03448
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I have many times at Dudes Steakhouse in Sidney, Nebraska. A long-standing, family-owned business, Dudes has a time honored tradition of serving up great steaks with all the traditional sides. Although the decor is still caught in the seventies, it has a...More

Thank Dakota_Chaz64
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Menu offers variety. Burger over cooked for our liking, nice sandwich otherwise. Onion rings good. Seated promptly. Great waitress. Nice atmosphere.

Thank birdingbuddy
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had the sirloin for two, which was amazing! It was prepared perfectly, we met the chef, who is the grandson of the owner, and the bartender was friendly. The salted caramel cake was fantastic also. The restaurant was right across the street from our...More

Thank yayforyellowstone
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to stop for dinner on the road. Fast service and good food. The beef ribs are really good and have a unique flavor with pineapple and onions topping them off. The homemade blue cheese dressing is very tasty and you...More

Thank Alison D
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I saw this place on here and saw the majority of reviews were good. Don't believe them for a second. I saw the prices and thought they were a little high but if the food is good, I got no problem paying. Ordered the prime...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 September 2016

from the menu NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR STEAKS ORDERED WELL DONE. I couldn't eat the steak, had a few bites, couldn't even cut it with sawing like a lumberjack. they aren't responsible for anything, we can cook it some for you. THEY REFUSED TO TAKE IT...More

Thank 4JustinCaseUgo
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is our date spot! Great steaks, fish hamburgers etc definitely missing out if you haven't been here. And they have a full bar on other side so drink list is extensive. Family owned and operated they really care about their customers not a chain...More

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 7 August 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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