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Holy Smoke Resort - CLOSED

24105 Highway 16a, Keystone, SD 57751-6641
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible6%
1 Sep 2014
“Loved the Nugget cabin”
16 Sep 2013
“Enjoyed the company”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
24105 Highway 16a, Keystone, SD 57751-6641
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

We really liked staying in the Nugget cabin. It was historic but modernized. We liked the location. Everyone was very friendly. We would stay here again.

Thank Maria W
murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2014

Surprised to find this under the restaurant reviews as the restaurant has been closed for over a year now. Glad you liked the cabin. Nugget is our most popular cabin. It has a lot of History. Come back again and please tell your friends. Dani

Reviewed 16 September 2013

Because the restaurant was close to our hotel, we visited more than once. Very much enjoyed the friendliness of the staff and being able to sit outside.

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 3 September 2013

This restaurant was located right down the hill from our hotel so it was great to be able to walk there after spending a long day in the car sightseeing.

Thank Tobykodi
Reviewed 31 August 2013

After a long day of riding we walked to this place from our Hotel. It took a long time just to get our drinks and it seemed like there was only one waitress and maybe 2 cooks. The place was not very busy. I ordered...More

Thank Bear_Tree
murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2013

I would like it very much if you woukld tell me what day you ate here and what the rest of your party had to eat. We two servers on the floor at all times. I am totally unaware of any walk outs for slow...More

Reviewed 16 August 2013

The restaurant was a cute little place, but the food has a lot to be desired. My husband ordered the burger which was completely undercooked. He only took a couple bites out of it, but the waitress still charged us full price for it. The...More

Thank Misty32145
murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2013

Why didn't you send the burger back for more fire? Why did you tell the server that everything was OK? It is obvious to me that you do not dine out at full service restaurants often as our kids menu is 5.50 for anything on...More

Reviewed 7 August 2013

This restaurant is very quaint and looks like a mountain lodge. We were seated right away and the service was good. We both had the ribs and they were great, tender and moist. The ribs were the daily special and were reasonably priced. The other...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Every time we come here,this is the first place we eat. We always look forward to those fantastic ribs. The meat falls off the bone,is moist and never dry. The service is top notch and everyone is so friendly. If you come to Keystone, or...More

Thank Nickolas S
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Service was outstanding, ladies at the front very friendly, prices okay but the veggies were frozen - no good for these prices.

Thank Kaysee2000
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We ate here one evening because it was adjacent to our hotel & it was raining. Pretty unimpressive! The "special" was ribs. They were just boiled & had some BBQ sauce dumped over them. Average at best.

Thank jja53
Reviewed 24 July 2013

My family was craving ribs and we were told this was the place to go. I personally don't care for ribs so I ordered a burger. I tried one of the ribs, however. The meat fell off the rib but it was dry. It was...More

Thank mjasa
murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2013

What did you tell your server when she asked if all was ok? We could have fixed the problem with the "overcooked burger" at that time. If we are not told something is wrong we cannot fix it. The buns are not old and we...More

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  • Address: 24105 Highway 16a, Keystone, SD 57751-6641
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Keystone
The restaurant is attached to accommodation. It is also within walking distance from Best Western Four Presidents.
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