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Al's Oasis

1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
+1 605-234-6054
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (99 reviews)
“pie” (76 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They have a great salad and soup bar and their prices are reasonable. Service was also very good. Try the pie. OMG. Heaven

Thank MarySue C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were making our way to Washington state and were stranded in South Dakota because of a blizzard. We had to make a stop to figure out what we were going to do since the interstate was closed the way we needed to go. The...More

Thank Ronni R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling through and stayed at the hotel next door. We only ate here out of convenience, and will not be back. I had the salad bar which was pretty much tasteless. One of my traveling companions had the rib-eye, which was not good. Poorly cooked...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This looks like it might just be a tourist trap and restaurant but actually has a very nice grocery store. I’m surprised they didn’t have a sign advertising the grocery part of it because i thought that was the best part.

Thank lahainalizard
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Rustic Family dining. Staff was very Friendly and Professional. The Food was prepared to Our liking and was plenty.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I rarely give a rave reviews but this place deserves 5 stars. The prime rib is thick and juicy. The buffalo burgers are delicious. The salad bar is fresh. Worth a 1000 mile drive

Thank CharlieHawk
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Al's Oasis and simply gorged on food. Everything was delicious, we had their taco bar, my son had a Rueben and fries (he said the best he has ever had), we ordered boasted chicken and their excellent mashed potatoes, then we completed...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 30 December 2017

The 5 cent coffee really costs $1.05. 5 cents for coffee and $1 for tip. You have to drink it there or pay 80 cents for a to go cup. The food did look good and the desserts too but all I was in the...More

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Very clean relaxing atmosphere, nice friendly staff. Tried something new their Indian Tacos they were very tasty. The salad bar was nice with plenty of choices. Loved the coffee there can't wait to head West again so I can stop just to have the coffee.

Thank Nana195358
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Al's Oasis is a series of buildings designed like a frontier town of the old western days. Food was very good in the restaurant and prices were very competitive. Lots of western style shops and tons of souvenirs. It was a really good break during...More

Thank Ron C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 E S Dakota State Hwy 16, Oacoma, SD 57365-6514
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Oacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 605-234-6054
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