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Silk Road Cafe

12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
+1 605-658-1923
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (4 reviews)
“bi bim bap” (3 reviews)
“spicy pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Korean
$$ - $$$
12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Silk Road Cafe has a lunch buffet but you can also order off the menu. I should have ordered off the menu -- my mistake. I was in the mood for Thai food, and there was not a lot of Thai on the menu,...More

Thank SteveInMinn
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The menu is quite varied. You can get Korean, Chinese, Japanese or Thai food. The dishes we had were all different but very good. The service was quick even though they were very busy. It was noisy. They bring as much rice as you need...More

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Had the buffet for lunch on a Saturday. While not very busy the restaurant is very noisy. The atmosphere and decor are very nice as was the wait staff. The buffet was small but had a good variety of choices. While mostly fresh the food...More

Thank torque
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Korean lettuce wraps are very good. The Chinese food is well above average. The restaurant was very clean, and the service was fast and friendly.

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

For fresh pan-Asian cuisine, you won't find much better than Silk Road. The chef offers a variety of cuisines from Thai to Chinese. Chae is Korean and makes a Bi Bim Bop to die for. I'm also partial to her Vietnamese dishes. The lunch buffet...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Had a good lunch. We took a party of 14 and was able to handle our crowd. Was decent, but nothing out of the ordinary.

Thank Devilstowerwy
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Love all the food here, never had a bad meal. Potstickers and sesame mandu, thai curry food is wonderful

Thank andywood_12
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for dinner, had the sweet and sour chicken. It came w white rice. There was a lot of food and could have shared it with another person. Staff was friendly. Food seemed fresh and was very good. The sweet and sour wasn't too sweet...More

Thank veryhotred
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It's our first time dining here. We ordered four different dishes. The Silk Road Lo Mein and fried rice are kind of salty. The Pad Thai is not bad. The best dish would be the Vietnamese rice noodle salad. Their service is average. The price...More

Thank MaxineChen
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I went with friends while attending a class at the university. I had spicy pork lettuce wraps and a TsingTao, and my friends had the crispy noodles, soup and spring rolls, and I think some sort of chicken teryaki. All the food was amazing. Unfortunately...More

Thank july_hymn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Vermillion
  • Phone Number: +1 605-658-1923
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