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Silk Road Cafe

) #2 of 20 Restaurants in Vermillion €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian, Korean
12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
+1 605-658-1923
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (4 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Korean
€€ - €€€
12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Buffet option at lunch makes for a fast lunch if needed. Ordering off of the menu is also available. Dishes were fresh and flavorful. Try the Korean pork stir fry- sign says "spicy".. but no need to be afraid. It was delicious.

Thank Josie P
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We are regulars here and we always love it! The food is great and so is the atmosphere. All the friends from out of town we bring here always love it and want to go back. They offer Gluten Free and Vegetarian options. Jason is...More

Thank kaleyaley
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Some of the best Chinese food I have had. Love their chicken fried rice, huge portions and fresh food. They have a great lunch buffet also. We will drive from yankton just to eat here. What a treat. Keep up the great food and work.

Thank AdamYankton
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Silk Road slipped badly since we were last there to eat. It's still a lot of food for the money, but!!!!!! Terribly slow and inept servers. When was the last time you visited an Asian restaurant that was out of tea bags (we were...More

Thank BROmaha
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My wife and I found this restaurant to be a very pleasant place to dine in Vermillion. Our appetizers and main courses were delicious and we were very glad to have chosen this place to eat. Other Trip Advisor reviews sent us there in the...More

Thank don d
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I was back in Vermillion after not coming back for 15 years. When I was they then, they were known as Chae's before being bought over. Now they are called Silk Road. I must say that the food tasted the same and quality was not...More

1  Thank Yeevonne
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Out of the family that owns the resturaunt, the mother is from Asia so the food is semi-authentic if not mostly so. Its enjoyable always and the beer selection is half from Asian brewers! I always enjoy eating here.

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Decent prices, nice staff, sumptuous portions. But greasy, so very greasy. And the Korean kimchi wasn't Korean kimchi, neither had the Vietnamese lemongrass chicken much to do with Vietnamese lemongrass chicken: onions, almost a full plate of onions??? Stomach ached for a full day after.

Thank Ine K
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The restaurant is nice and clean. Food is hot and fresh. Vegetables are very fresh. Everything had great flavor. The menu has a wonderful variety. The service was great. Be prepared to have leftovers, portions are huge!

Thank K_pink93
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Very lovely dining area. Open Sunday night. I had the Yellow Curry Vegetable, made to my specifications: no onions, and it was quite good. The serving size is huge, but my hotel has a frig and microwave, so I'll be having a late night snack.

Thank tampatyke
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3003
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Vermillion
  • Phone Number: +1 605-658-1923
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