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Alpine Inn

133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
+1 605-574-2749
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“filet mignon” (243 reviews)
“spaetzle” (105 reviews)
“baked potato” (231 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, German, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
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Reviewed 2 June 2008

In Hill City, this is the place to go to eat. For lunch it is a german menu. We never went at dinnertime, only for lunch. The decor is beautiful. Just what you'd hope to see in a quaint inn- lovely window treatments, stained glass,...More

1  Thank hmusic
Reviewed 23 April 2008

We ate at Alpine Inn for lunch two different times. Both times the food and waitresses were excellent. They have German sandwiches for lunch and a large choice of desserts. Because the Alpine Inn is such a great place, it gets pretty busy. The first...More

1  Thank jkraub
Reviewed 13 April 2008

We ate here in May of 2007 at noon and it was bad service, bad menue and cold hot potatoe salad. Staff said hot potatoe salad should be eaten cold! yuck! The coffee was great. Overall it's over rated. From extensive traveler , have had...More

2  Thank IowaGillies
Reviewed 7 April 2008

Some of the reviews I have seen of this restaurant have taken it to task for the quality of steak, for the limited menu, and the wait necessary to eat there for dinner. The fact is that Hill City is a very small town with...More

2  Thank beefydoc
Reviewed 18 September 2007

We had heard so much about the famous filet mignon dinners at Alpine Inn and couldn't wait to eat dinner there. Dinner menu is filet mignon, baked potato and lettuce wedge. You do get to pick the size of filet, but that is it! We...More

2  Thank fly4navy
Reviewed 22 August 2007

This restaurant has a simple menu but the food is awesome! Steak salad & potato for under $10 per person! There is a full lunch menu, but we didn't mind waiting an hour on a busy saturday night for their steak. Very good food &...More

4  Thank amillerAberdeen_Sd
Reviewed 24 July 2007

This place was recommended by two different people, so we thought we would try it. I should have known better when neither person really sounded excited about it, but I didn't think of that unitl after the awful dining experience. The place only serves steak:...More

3  Thank WITravler
Reviewed 10 July 2007

We arrived here following a recommendation from the bus driver at Crazy Horse. We were obviously lucky because we didn't have to wait either for a table or our meal. The food is very simple but of a very high quality. To start witha quarter...More

3  Thank VeryHappyTraveller
Reviewed 20 June 2007

We (My 81 yr old Father 79 yr old disable Mother, and my 7 yr old grandaughter) took the train ride from Hill City to Keystone and Back to Hill City, we were late eathing Lunch and found this place where the prices seemed to...More

3  Thank gloward
Reviewed 3 June 2007

We stopped in for supper on a rainy weeknight. There was no line, we were seated immediately. There is only one dinner served ~ a wedge of lettuce with ranch dressing, a bacon-wrapped filet mignon and a baked potato. But there are over 30 desserts...More

1  Thank JoNo501
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Mary Jo F
16 August 2016|
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Response from Beth O | Reviewed this property |
There is a menu and a set dinner. I think its online.
Mary Jo F
16 August 2016|
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Response from Brent K | Reviewed this property |
Unsure It's on the Hill City Main Street
20 March 2015|
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Response from SDTravelBug | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not allow smoking in their rooms or restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-5106
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-574-2749
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