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The Bum Steer - CLOSED

701 5th Street, Spearfish, SD
+1 605-717-2485
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
9 Feb 2016
“REOPENED as The STEERFISH”
23 Jul 2014
“Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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701 5th Street, Spearfish, SD
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 9 February 2016

EXCELLENT service and good food. Housed in a charming historic building. The lunch portions are LARGE, so sharing a selection is wise. We had the Cowboy Club Steak Sandwich ($9.99) and the steak was GREAT! The smashed fries were disappointing, but the Chocolate Lava Cake...More

Thank katdod50
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

The best retaurant in spearfish. I wish you would reopen. We miss the food so much. There is no place as consistent in the quality of food as the bum steer

Thank sheilaclaflin
Reviewed 27 March 2014

I went to this place last year and the steak was very good. However, they had jusy opened and have improved on service and the food.

1  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This restaurant has closed. It is currently being remodeled and rebranded. There isn't a date posted for reopening.

1  Thank David N
Reviewed 4 March 2014

A great place to eat! We have eaten at this location on many occasions. Open for dinner only. The food is delicious and I don't believe there is a better salad bar in the hills. Don't forget to try the potato soup on the salad...More

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 22 February 2014

This is the best for steaks in spearfish SD. we loved the whole place with a good wine selection very lg. salad bar and sitting upstairs and down just love this place

Thank paulala78
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Traveling across country we found this place, which had great reviews. Not the cheapest but not expensive either ($40 for us both with steaks and a drink each). The salad bar comes with dinners and is amazing!!

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 24 November 2013

We had been waiting to take friends to the Bum Steer for a special event. The salad bar was good, soup was good but our entrees were disappointing. Steak tips were cooked beyond medium, dried out and definitely not tender. We have eaten there many...More

Thank dktagirl
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Who would have thought it would be tough to find a steak house in South Dakota, especially in a college town? Well, we did find The Bum Steer and located only a few blocks from our motel. Not a lot in the way of atmosphere,...More

Thank The_fotobug
Reviewed 2 October 2013 via mobile

We really enjoyed a relaxed evening with half off glasses of wine on Monday and Tuesdays. The salad bar was fresh and the soup they had was delicious! They didn't rush us out the door either.

Thank acceberose
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  • Address: 701 5th Street, Spearfish, SD
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Spearfish
  • Phone Number: +1 605-717-2485
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