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Alpine Inn

133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
+1 605-574-2749
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“filet mignon” (231 reviews)
“spaetzle” (105 reviews)
“baked potato” (211 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, German, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After 2 ereks of camp cooking this was a delicious treat. I devoured smoked chop served with sauerkraut, German potato salad and sweet red cabbage....all the best I have ever eaten. Hubby kept eying my meal after mistakenly ordering American fare, I was nice and...More

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They only serve one entree for dinner...filet mignon!! But what a treat! You may have a bit of a wait because they don't take reservations but sit on the porch and enjoy a glass of wine or a beer while you wait. Dinner starts with...More

Thank cabralcj
Reviewed 3 days ago

We fell in love with the Alpine Inn 6 yrs ago and made it a point to go back this year. The Filet Mignon wrapped in bacon melts in your mouth. You have a choice of 6 oz $11.95 or 9 oz $13.95. It comes...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has lots of choices but German food is the specialty. Started by a German family years ago it is still run by the family. It's busy, does not take reservations and does not accept credit cards. It's closes after lunch about 2:30 and...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A long wait for a so so filet, baked potato and a wedge salad with ranch dressing. The bread was tasteless. Since you do not have a choice of dressing, I did not eat the salad. I do not like ranch dressing and a wedge...More

Thank suemayo
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a diamond in the rough, great food and service. Authentic German food at its best. A small menu but very pleasing.

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Don't forget dessert. Bring cash, and plan for a wait. Belly up to bar and have a German brew while you wait.

Thank Bctupper
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came a couple days after Labor Day. The desserts make it with the visit. My husband had the chocolate peanut butter pie and was in heaven! I had the Napoleon Apple & it was very good. Both were huge so bring your appetite! The steak...More

Thank soonerlegend
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Long wait for a mediocre filet and a regular baked potato. The best part of the meal was the salad and homemade ranch dressing

Thank hollygolightly201
Reviewed 6 days ago

We are full time RVers and are quite use to paying, either money or quality "tourist" prices for all things. This was a wonderful surprise. No reservations but a great place to walk around while waiting for a table. The seating is comfortable, great ambiance,...More

Thank hollyhcg
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Questions & Answers
Mary Jo F
16 August 2016|
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Response from Beth O | Reviewed this property |
There is a menu and a set dinner. I think its online.
Mary Jo F
16 August 2016|
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Response from Brent K | Reviewed this property |
Unsure It's on the Hill City Main Street
20 March 2015|
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Response from SDTravelBug | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not allow smoking in their rooms or restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-574-2749
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