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Buglin' Bull Restaurant and Sports Bar

511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
+1 605-673-4477
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped on our travels after looking around the town a bit. They had a nice menu and we decided to give it a try. While I enjoyed my buffalo chicken wrap, fries were fresh, and had a good salad, the steak sandwich has a bit...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in after riding the Mickelson Trail. Friendly hostess made sure to seat us by the window so we could watch our bikes. Service was excellent. Friendly young waiter. We shared a pizza and it was good.

Thank LovetheBeach58503
Reviewed 3 days ago

The menu looks really inviting, but we just stopped in for a drink. The place was hoppin'. It appears to be a great place for both locals and visitors, with the capacity to accommodate most any group.

Thank FormerHockeyMom
Reviewed 5 days ago

The owners of Rocket Motel, where we were staying in Custer, recommended lunch here and it was a good call. The place was packed due to an antique car show happening across the street, but they seated us in the upstairs bar and we were...More

Thank Michele S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there for lunch and accessibility on a mobility scooter was a little difficult though we managed. The premises was busy, so too were the rest of the eateries in town. The menu was comprehensive and the service was good. My wife had the special:...More

Thank CandE_Evans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice. Once we sat upstairs on their patio and the other downstairs in their main dining room. Have to say upstairs patio seating is far better! We sat at the bar because there weren't any seats left. That was ok because the...More

Thank Airstreaming1976
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best prime rib I've had- prepared just right with all the trimmings. Great service in a comfortable setting.

Thank Marley M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a road trip to Mount Rushmore from Yellowstone. On the way, we passed through Custer. We did not know it was a tourist destination. We saw a lot of foot traffic. Lots of little shops, restaurants and photo opportunities. We decided to...More

Thank Winston D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seated after short wait---very friendly hostess! Loved my burger. The garlic parmesan fries were spectacular! Fun atmosphere! Would love to go back!

Thank Jennie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had no idea where to go but saw the balcony seating and decided to give it a try. Great choice. Staff really friendly, beer really cold, food very good.

Thank PaulaDL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1531
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Custer
  • Phone Number: +1 605-673-4477
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Family-friendly restaurant and sports bar located downtown Custer, SD. New upper deck open in 2012. Large menu has something for everyone in the family - delicious sandwiches, best buffalo burgers in the Black Hills, salads, wraps, pizza, pasta, steaks and vegetarian entrees. Our chef specializes in South Dakota wild game including buffalo, elk, walleye and pheasant. Catch your favorite team in action in our sports bar and enjoy a great lunch or dinner in our restaurant featuring a full bar and an excellent selection of microbrews and wines. Kitchen open from 11 am to 10 pm during the summer.
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