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Hill City Cafe

309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
+1 605-574-4582
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“pancakes” (12 reviews)
“patty melt” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We decided on the breakfast buffet, but when we got our food it was lukewarm, which means by the time we got to the last item on our plate it was cold. As for taste it wasn't anything special. The best part was the fresh...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Our recent trip to the Hill City Cafe - was an unexpected excellent experience!! Great food, a very helpful and attentive waitress (Sharon/Sheri?) - was much appreciated after a long day of driving and sightseeing! We highly recommend the Hill City Cafe. I had the...More

Thank BobandMunda
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were passing through town and stopped here for dinner. An old fashioned greasy spoon with alot of local character. Had a special of sirloin steak and shrimp platter for $14.99. Really tasty, with vegetables, baked potato and roll. Another platter of fried chicken was...More

Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We were served quickly by a fantastic waitress with a great personality. Knows what she's doing. Lunchtime was a good time not over run. Good food. Would go again.

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The food was ok - however we waited an hour to get it and it was cold. I understand they are busy with tourists but that should be a given in their location. They just don't seem to have the staff or facility to keep...More

Thank DMBailey06
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I'm a repeat customers to the Café but I won't return when I return to Hill City. To be fair I had the grilled Trout, which was very good. My wife had pork chops which tasted rancid and old. Within a half hour of our...More

Thank TimRiL
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I thought this would be better. It wasn't. Took my family of five to this place and man was I disappointed! I ordered the corn beef hash and two eggs. Very small portions and my eggs were not done to specs. I ordered over medium...More

Thank jama80
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The burgers were delicious. The onion rings we're good. But an overall cost of $35 for lunch seems a little expensive.

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We love Hill City Cafe! There is always plenty of food on your plate, the wait staff is always joyful & pleasant (even when they are crazy busy!), and the prices are more than fair. As local Hill City residents, we love to dine here...at...More

Thank HillCityFD
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We are in town for a family road trip and randomly found ourselves here. We had great food and good service. Every thing tasted homemade not out of a freezer. We got frog legs just to try and they were delicious. My oldest son loved...More

Thank cooper1607
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-574-4582
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