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Hill City Cafe

309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
+1 605-574-4582
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“pancakes” (12 reviews)
“patty melt” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate dinner here twice & the food was very good. We had chicken fried steak, pork chops & the freshly baked pies. The restaurant's best feature is Tamera, our waitress. She made our visit very memorable & delightful. We hear the locals eat here...More

Thank milltravel59
Reviewed 6 days ago

We love to travel and experience local restaurants wherever we go. Chain restaurants you can find anywhere. This local café was what we were looking for. It is an old building with no fancy frills just good food with friendly severs and staff. The menu...More

Thank lazyj2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice little town to spend a little time. We stopped in the cafe for lunch. Good basic menu. Burgers, sandwiches and such . The special today was meatloaf and was good. We also had bonesless wings, ham sandwich, and a burger. All were good, not...More

Thank SCTexan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love diners, pure Americana. And this one doesn't dissapoint. not sure how old this place is but it feels very old. Sloping floors and old wood walls give this place character in spades. We came here for dinner, I like a good salad bar...More

Thank Rick J
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Hill City, we had the opportunity to have both Breakfast and Dinner and both were excellent. Solid and unpretentious, yet filling and delicious. When in Hill City stop and enjoy.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was ok... Not the best. The food was good and plenty of it. Large portions and cooked exactly right. Had a hard time getting extra drinks and condiments from server. Overall it was a good experience and we will go back. It was a...More

Thank Bert H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic, home cooked food. Very good and fulfilling. Bacon was awesome, biscuits were fluffy and the gravy was creamy.

Thank TGinTX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the food! It was a great home cooked meal. The service was excellent.They had quite a few dinner specials.

Thank brucedenisepeyton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go to the Black Hills once or twice a year and always try to stop at the Hill City Cafe for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The locals eat there also, which is a good sign. Some are greeted by name when they walk in...More

Thank Lori F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are friendly. The place(in need of a little updating) serves old-fashioned comfort food. Best fried chicken I've had in ages. We would definitely return.

Thank ontheroad29
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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, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-8909
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Hill City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-574-4582
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