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A TASTE OF CUSTER
The Black Hills are full of outdoor attractions and national monuments, but the food adventures in South Dakota are a vibe all their own. Whether you’re looking to indulge in the foodie scene, enjoy a laid-back meal with loved ones, or sip a taste of South Dakota, there’s a restaurant in Custer for you!
A wildly good ‘ol time, the Gold Pan Saloon is the oldest bar in Custer—probably dating back to the 1880s-1890s—so it’s inevitable that you’ll feel uber authentic western vibes when you walk through the infamous swinging doors. Now the classic establishment has a cabin feel, with cowhide barstools and plaid upholstered chairs. Along with drinks are limited delicious bar food items. Live music on the first and third Saturday of the month.Learn MOre
Treat your taste buds with an innovative, chef-driven restaurant that serves up unique breakfast and dinner items in downtown Custer at Skogen Kitchen. Skogen blends flavors from around the world to deliver a Black Hills dining experience you can't find anywhere else. Make sure to call in advance, as you'll need a reservation to enjoy this culinary accomplishment.Learn More
Grab some gourmet grub at The Canteen at Custer Beacon while listening to some live music at this local hipster bodega.Learn More
Eat. Sip. Gather. Groove A local favorite, the Beacon always delivers great grub and good times. Grab some gourmet gastropub fare while listening to some live music at this local hipster bodega.Learn more
Pounding Fathers is an easy going taproom / brewpub offering house and guest craft beers, elevated atmosphere, and deck seating. Their award-winning menu is diverse and unique, but still offers classics.
Black Hills Burger & Bun serves simply delicious food with fresh ingredients affordable enough for a family: that’s what you’ll find at Black Hills Burger & Bun in Custer, SD. Recipient of “Best Burger in Nation” by TripAdvisor members in 2014, this restaurant specializes in fresh ground buffalo burgers on house-baked buns.Learn More
Local produce gets taken to another level at Sage Creek Grille café with Western American dishes that incorporate elk, buffalo, and beef.Learn more
Come for the gorgeous open décor and stay for the street tacos, enchiladas, and other mouth-watering Mexican dishes at Begging Burro Bistro.Learn More
Locally brewed in-house, the Mt. Rushmore Brewing Company offers a variety of hand-crafted seasonal ales, porters, and stouts. Their beers are “sessionable” beers built on balance and drinkability that are full of flavor.Learn More