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Yesterday's Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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2216 Broadway Ave, Yankton, SD 57078-1706
+1 605-665-4383
06:00 - 00:00
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Eagan, Minnesota
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love eating at Yesterday's Cafe! Meals are fairly large--very tasty. The desserts are also fun to enjoy.

Thank bettyb698
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79 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Stopped in for lunch. Nice little 50's style diner. Interior decorations were fun - car hoods/trunks, memorabilia from the 50's, Elvis/James Dean/Marilyn Monroe/Lucy, etc. My travel partner ate breakfast for lunch, which he loves to do, and wasn't disappointed. My burger and fries were good, and had reasonable portions. I din't leave stuffed to the gills, but satisfied. We would... More 

Thank maddiemae81
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is a fun place visually, reminiscent of car hop days, lots of retro cultural displays. We stopped for breakfast on the road. I ordered 2 medium poached eggs and bacon with white bread toast. This was $7.25, hash browns would be $1.60 extra so I passed on them. I think at $7.25 something so basic as hash browns should... More 

Thank Carol19501504
Ipswich, South Dakota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place is great!! the food was great the staff was even better and the café was clean. You have to go and try this place you won't be sorry. It is family friendly too.. the Highlight of my trip.

Thank grandmanene
Joshua Tree, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Enjoyed eating in Yesterday's Cafe. Great breakfast items and the atmosphere is wonderful. The service was excellent.

Thank Patrick H
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were in the mood for this old timey diner-style food. The ambiance is 50's style and has some wall hangings that will make for good conversation pieces if you are of an age to reminisce. Got to sit in the pink Chevy trunk/booth conversion which was fun. If you are looking for a TV to watch, you won't find... More 

Thank Brenda O
Omaha Nebraska
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133 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The place is interesting and the food was good. I was there on a Saturday for lunch and it was really busy but service was fast. Worth a try.

Thank omatraveldog
Powder Springs, Georgia
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175 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The mural out front and shiny hoods and tails of 50s autos is engaging and cool in a kitschy kind of way. The food left much to be desired. The salad bar was sparse and while reasonable as a meal add on I can't believe anybody pays full price for it as a stand alone. I ordered the fried cod... More 

Thank Cathy L
Norfolk, Nebraska
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Have eaten here many times. Good food for the money. Servers do a good job and food comes out hot and good.

Thank bigshoe1982
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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170 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is classic diner fare. The food itself was ok, but unremarkable. I thought the restaurant was clean which is always reassuring. Staff was also ok.

Thank Michelle245248

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2216 Broadway Ave, Yankton, SD 57078-1706
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Yankton
  • Phone Number: +1 605-665-4383

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