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Buffalo Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€American
702 W. 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
+1 605-669-2677
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“homemade soup” (6 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“walleye” (4 reviews)
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American
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
702 W. 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were traveling out West in September and spending the night in Murdo. We drove around looking for restaurants and saw Buffalo on the outskirts of town. The service was excellent. The server was friendly and helpful as was a local customer, regarding things to...More

Thank vacambh
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Very nice but dated place with a bar and restaurant decoupled. the dining room was not too big so we had to wait for a table even on a slow night. Our waitress Amy was top notch. She was very timely and was very good...More

Thank GJG-13
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Opened the door to the restaurant, smelt cigarette smoke, turned around and left. I'm guessing it's more of a bar. I decided to find another place in town where I could have fresh air while I ate.

Thank Janell M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

If you come in hungry that's good because you won't leave hungry, that's for sure! Good, solid meals, salad and soup bar, and friendly, efficient wait staff make this the best bet for eating out in Murdo! Didn't have room for dessert so I can't...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This restaurant was a short walk from our motel, which we appreciated after a long day in the car. The outside looks unassuming, but it was recommended by the desk clerk at the motel. I had a steak sandwich, and my wife had a chicken...More

Thank jfparmn
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I had the grilled walleye and my husband had the buffalo burger. Both were so good. The homemade soup was beef noodle which was very good. The salad bar had lots of good toppings. The only thing I didn't like was that it only offered...More

Thank roadryder
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The Buffalo is just down the street from our hotel. We arrived late, after a long drive. The interior needs updating -- carpeting is pretty bad. The salad bar was fresh and good. Our meals were fine -- fish dinner and cheeseburger -- but nothing...More

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff! Helpful staff! Good food (not super) and drinks, reasonable (not cheap) prices. However, the a/c perfume was overwhelming. Taste was distorted and both of us suffered from perfume overload.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We rolled in for a couple of drinks after a long cross-country road trip. It would have been nice to have exchanged a few pleasantries with the bartender but all he did was grunt. He is a master of the monosyllabic. The martinis were good...More

Thank MarinMinnFoodie
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I wanted something a short walk from the Tesla Supercharger on a scorchingly hot day. This place was a treat. This is where the locals eat. It had a nice little salad bar and a big pot of in-house scratch cream of tomato soup. My...More

Thank michaelh409
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 W. 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Murdo
  • Phone Number: +1 605-669-2677
Description
Locally owned/operated since 1985. Nightly dinner specials include homemade soup, salad bar, and ice cream dessert. Friday night soup special is Linda's homemade Tomato Soup - a local favorite. Saturday night dinner special is fresh cooked Prime Rib. Menu includes: Steaks, buffalo and beef burgers, all cooked to order; fish, chicken, specialty sandwiches, snack baskets, and a children's menu. The Buffalo Bar has the coldest beer in town! Mixed drinks, beer and wine are also available in the restaurant.
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