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Buffalo Restaurant & Bar

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702 W 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Chandler, Arizona, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food at this restaurant. Everything is made scratch. It is a family owned restaurant so there is much pride taken in preparing your meal A must restaurant if you are ever in Murdo SD

Thank Shirley B
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We ate at the Buffalo Restaurant for supper while staying in Murdo one night. The food was very good and the service was outstanding. I had the fantail shrimp ($17) and salad bar and both were very good. My cottage fries weren't quite done, but it was fine to leave a few on my plate as we were pretty full... More 

Thank travelingslp
Menomonie, Wisconsin
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The prime rib special was excellent, and the cod was good. The salad bar had many choices, and if we had seen it first, it probably would have been all we would have ordered. Our waitress was the granddaughter of the owner and was very attentive. The meal came with ice cream as a topper, which was a nice addition.... More 

Thank Becky H
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I have used Trip Advisor often, especially during the 10,000 mile cross country trip that we just completed, and have realized that the reviews can be completely misleading. That is why I am posting this honest review of the Buffalo Restaurant & Bar for people who look to Trip Advisor for good advice. The reviews entitled "Yum!", "Dinner was great",... More 

Thank mvonalt
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great soup and salad bar. Glad we gave it a shot. Was recommended my Mark at the Landmark Country Inn

Thank heatherbee00
Rice Lake, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Home made food and nice folks. Great said bar, home made soup and really tasty deep fried chicken, large portion!

Thank Wanda J
Sarasota, Florida
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Seems to be a place for the local folks to go as it was full when we went there. Good food, nice restaurant, easy to access location. If you find yourself in the tiny town of Murdo, SD you will find this a really good place to eat.

Thank Patije S
Boulder, Colorado
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have stopped in Murdo a couple times traveliing through town. More and more it is rare to find a privately owned eating establishment that makes something other than prepared or deep fried foods. Well Buffallo does. It is not a fancy place at all, but that is one of the nice qualities and you don't pay fancy prices either.... More 

Thank atomterp
Charles Town, West Virginia, United States
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Murdo is a working mans bar and the restaurants are meat and potatos places. This place has a very nice salad bar and large portions. The staff is very friendly.

Thank Mike M
Saint Michael, Minnesota
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Traveling through town on our way west. The waitress went out of her way to give us great service! Shrimp special was delicious and the homemade soup was so good I went back for seconds.

Thank rjkholland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 W 5th St, Murdo, SD 57559
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Murdo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?