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Cafe Brule

24 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3035
+1 605-624-2945
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
“frittata” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3035
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Seriously I was almost in tears for how good my frittata was!!! This place was bumping, even by big city standards which means you know it’s good, ESPECIALLY in a small town. Located right on a strip with many old buildings, so you can go...More

Thank ChoosingToBeHappy
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with a great atmosphere. Salmon was a little over cooked and under seasoned. Pasta was oily and they forgot the veggies but the bread was very good. Mediterranean salad was really good also. Crème brûlée was awesome! We had 4 different servers...More

Thank torque
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Had a Saturday morning breakfast meeting with 6 other people. We were visiting from out of state and were told Cafe Brule was the place in Vermillion for breakfast. After the friendly service and the delicious food, I agree 100%. The staff were outstanding; even...More

Thank IndStateRex
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Since it has been so eloquently described by so many others, I am just going to "DITTO" Katherine A. 8/07/17; Carolyn C 8/9/17 and Elizabeth S 8/27/17. They have all described it so well, I just whole heartedly agree with what they've already said.

Thank Geoffrey V
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Great breakfast with good coffee in an almost european environnement. Nice experience on our trip through Mid West.

Thank koberralf
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

That says it all about quality food and friendship. The place is always full of students and happy people. Great staff and service.

Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The atmosphere is just average. The menu is quite varied so plenty of choices for everyone. The good was good. We had the beef stew special and also fettuccini.

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great coffee with a wide variety of drinks. Serve beer and wine. Desserts are great. Breakfast is always packed. Not alot of seating so plan ahead.

Thank andywood_12
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I had dinner with my USD student here. We sat at a little table in the way back near a workstation, this is the reason I didn't offer five stars. It was loud and just an awkward spot. We both ordered sandwiches and they were...More

Thank jessl331
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The melted beef sandwich was delicious. Prices were reasonable. Our server knew the local beers, which is handy. Mine was good.

Thank Trent E
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Questions & Answers
Mark J
28 December 2016|
Response from Britt M | Reviewed this property |
It has been awhile since I've been there but I thought I did see some gluten free options. You may want to call to get your question answered.
Mark J
28 December 2016|
Response from NAIAfan | Reviewed this property |
They had gluten free buns available for sandwiches: From their website: GLUTEN-FREE OPTIONS Ask Server about our "Gluten-Free Suggestions" Menu. There will be an additional 20% added for all gluten-free allergies or... More
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3035
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Vermillion
  • Phone Number: +1 605-624-2945
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