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The Knuckle Saloon

$$ - $$$American, ,
931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
+1 605-347-0106
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak tips” (48 reviews)
“burger” (28 reviews)
“beef ribs” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
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Reviewed yesterday

Business trip to Sturgis proved to be a challenge. Had dinner at the Knuckle Saloon, ***now be aware there is a Knuckle Saloon and a Knuckle Pizza place that is attached to the Knuckle trading post that is also attached to the saloon, somewhat confusing...More

Thank IneedSomeSleep
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was suggested to us by our hotel. One of the newer establishments in Sturgis. Server James Dean (JD or Walter) took very good care of us and the food was delicious (had enough left over to take with us for another meal).

Thank lindykaye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always wanted to go to Sturgis. Visited after rally. Stopped in the Knuckle Saloon for a beer. Interesting place, several items collected over the years on display. A great selection of crafted beer from the Knuckle Brewing Co, imports and domestic beer available as well...More

Thank Reeze F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for the Sturgis Mustang(Ford) Rally and decided to visit here. There is a gift store but it specializes in The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The Saloon is just that a saloon which serves food. Our server was also a bartender so OUR...More

Thank Noel E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch & was glad I did! Had the El Rancho burger, it was great, waffle fries were the best I have had in a very long time. My wife had a flat bread pizza & loved it.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch today at the Knuckle Saloon. The food was excellent! My husband and I have nothing but good to say. The Rueben sandwich was to die for! The meat had a fantastic smoked flavor, and just the right amount of the other ingredients....More

Thank Shirlene P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were passing through on our way back north and decided to give the Knuckle Saloon a try. Our waitress was actually very good and she had several other tables that she was taking care of. We were a part of four and we all...More

Thank J-W
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

After rally...good place for business lunch...pretty good food...alright service...good selection...would go again

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I had heard about this place for years from some 'biker' friends who went to the Sturgis rally every year and couldn't wait to try it out myself. My family went for lunch and it was such an enjoyable experience! Great service, great food, and...More

Thank NancyR2007
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is my 3rd time to this establishment many years between visit. It has not changed. The service is beyond poor. Staff are more interested in talking and gossiping to each other then they are doing their jobs. The service is slow and and the...More

Thank Gail V
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Nearby Attractions
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13 February 2017|
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Response from Kevin1372 | Reviewed this property |
No idea......I'm a biker! Lol
Rebecca P
2 August 2016|
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Response from JVM-Milford-MI | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is as much a restaurant as it is a bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sturgis
  • Phone Number: +1 605-347-0106
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