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Railhead Family Restaurant

102 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
+1 605-666-5210
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible44%
5 Nov 2016
23 Oct 2016
“Nice Place for Breakfast”
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
102 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
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Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

The food was good, we got the Dakota Buffalo Burgers and fries ... They were very tasty, the waiter was very nice, well groomed young man, and took care of us well. The guys that came out of the kitchen while we were eating had...More

1  Thank Mikepaula14
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Went for dinner. Had the catfish and it was really good. Service was friendly and prompt.The new Chef does an excellent job.

Thank K S
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

They had really just opened for the season and were very short staffed and yet we were served one of the best burgers and onion rings we've had in a long time. New management so pay no attention to the old reviews. Kitchen manager and...More

Thank Zmanrc
Reviewed 4 May 2015

The chicken salad sandwich with homemade fries (even with skin on!) served promptly & courteously made being with friends a great celebration! Thank you Chef D!!!.

Thank susan S
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Good breakfast and great service. Interesting take on eggs benedict with southern style gravy that I enjoyed. Worth the stop.

Thank bryson l
Reviewed 22 April 2015

The Railhead has new management with a new Executive Chef for 2015. What a difference! Last year the food was horrible so this is a big change. Nice simple menu with good selections. My meal was great. The new Chef came out and introduced himself...More

1  Thank Jody S
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Home cooked/affordable food. I had fried pickles for appetizer, portabella mushroom sandwich with an awesome garlic aioli sauce, excellent iced tea (I love good iced tea with a good meal), and bread pudding with a bourbon sauce. My fellow diners had prime rib, catfish and...More

1  Thank Debby C
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We stopped in the Railhead for a bite of lunch during a tour of the Mt. Rushmore area. Service was friendly and quite attractive, and the ambiance of a 1950s diner is delightful. The food isn't five star quality, but this isn't that kind of...More

1  Thank AMRossi9242
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our vacation to Mount Rushmore. Service was good. No complaints. Good for a quick bite. Would come here again.

Thank Mollymike
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I decided on this restaurant for one simple reason - it was open. The staff were really friendly and can't be knocked at all, and the food isn't bad. The buffet was basic and I would have expected a tad more choice (and it to...More

1  Thank RossMcE
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Is this the place Chef Dennis Boitnott now operates?
24 August 2015|
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Response from Dead Skunk S | Reviewed this property |
If there is anyone associated with this restaurant with a chef's certification the last chicken I burned on my grill should get a James Beard Award.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2033
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Keystone
  • Phone Number: +1 605-666-5210
  • E-mail