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The Knuckle Saloon

€€ - €€€American, ,
931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
+1 605-347-0106
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (42 reviews)
“steak tips” (48 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in town for the Sturgis Mustang(Ford) Rally and decided to visit here. There is a gift store but it specializes in The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The Saloon is just that a saloon which serves food. Our server was also a bartender so OUR...More

Thank Noel E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch & was glad I did! Had the El Rancho burger, it was great, waffle fries were the best I have had in a very long time. My wife had a flat bread pizza & loved it.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had lunch today at the Knuckle Saloon. The food was excellent! My husband and I have nothing but good to say. The Rueben sandwich was to die for! The meat had a fantastic smoked flavor, and just the right amount of the other ingredients....More

Thank Shirlene P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were passing through on our way back north and decided to give the Knuckle Saloon a try. Our waitress was actually very good and she had several other tables that she was taking care of. We were a part of four and we all...More

Thank J-W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After rally...good place for business lunch...pretty good food...alright service...good selection...would go again

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard about this place for years from some 'biker' friends who went to the Sturgis rally every year and couldn't wait to try it out myself. My family went for lunch and it was such an enjoyable experience! Great service, great food, and...More

Thank NancyR2007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my 3rd time to this establishment many years between visit. It has not changed. The service is beyond poor. Staff are more interested in talking and gossiping to each other then they are doing their jobs. The service is slow and and the...More

Thank Gail V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way to Mt Rushmore! The town is a great drive through for sightseeing on your way to Mt Rushmore. The saloon has excellent food! We very much enjoyed it! The steak tips are delicious! Highly recommend! The staff was super friendly...More

Thank Po143
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food not very good, wine served in a 4 oz plastic cup, and felt out of place without multiple tattoos. Service not very friendly. Bikers may enjoy this place, but we obviously are not bikers, and felt out of place. So we crossed it off...More

Thank noraden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there a week before Bike Week started, there were still plenty of bikes and great people. the bar was full and still the waitress was attentive and fast, food was great, we loved the steak tips and I had an excellent chicken salad...More

Thank Hallie M
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Nearby Attractions
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame
209 reviews
.25 km away
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
48 reviews
.26 km away
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42 reviews
.08 km away
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12 February 2017|
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Response from Kevin1372 | Reviewed this property |
No idea......I'm a biker! Lol
Rebecca P
2 August 2016|
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Response from JVM-Milford-MI | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is as much a restaurant as it is a bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 931 1st St, Sturgis, SD 57785-1505
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sturgis
  • Phone Number: +1 605-347-0106
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